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The National Universities Commission (NUC), has announced that only 30 per cent out of the 1.7 million candidates who wrote the unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME) will be admitted this year. Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, the executive Secretary of the commission,...
A 16-year-old student of Dowen College, Lagos, Miss Nnenna Eneh, has been honoured by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State on Wednesday at the hallowed chambers of the State Executive Council (EXCO) for scoring A1 in all the nine...
1. Briefing/Sensitization of Final year students/prospective corps Members from 12th Oct to 10th Nov 2017, Display of list of all approved programmes for institutions on NYSC portal for cross checking and feedback from 12th to 15th Oct. 2017 2. Collation...
Dr Iyi Uwadiae, Registrar of West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has condemned some secondary schools nationwide of inflating Continuous Assessment Scores (CAS) of their students. Uwadiae disclosed this in Lagos at the two-day international summit on examination malpractice with the...
The Lagos State House of Assembly has passed a bill making the teaching of Yoruba language compulsory in schools in the state. The bill was passed into law on Thursday after it successful scaled through the third reading on the...
The Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado Ekiti has sacked seven of its workers for their roles in alleged illegal sale and award of the institution's certificate. Professor Sam Oye Bandele, the Vice Chancellor of EKSU, disclosed this while addressing newsmen...
According to reports, the Lodoke Akintola University of Technology branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities has suspended its strike. The ASUU Chairman in the university, Dr, Biodun Olaniran, disclosed this in a telephone interview in Osogbo on Tuesday. He...
The Lagos State University (LASU) on Tuesday said it had closed admission of students for the 2017/2018 academic session after last week’s shortlisting of 3,500 successful candidates. Mr Adekoya Martins, the LASU Acting Head, Centre for Information, Press and Public...
Mr. Gbolahan Enilolobo Director of Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria TRCN says 412 primary and secondary school teachers in Lagos State will write its maiden edition of the Professional Qualifying Examination on Oct. 14. Mr. Enilolobo said this on Wednesday,...
In a primary four test administered to test the competence of 33, 000 teachers in Kaduna about 21,780 teachers failed the test administered by the Kaduna State government. The state is therefore planning to start recruitment for 25,000 new teachers...