President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined all universities in Nigeria to make significant contributions to the attainment of Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs.
Buhari gave the charge in Abuja at the 5th convocation ceremony of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN.
The president [...]
An Abuja-based Islamic Organization, International Centre for Islamic Culture and Education, ICICE, has been presented awards for it victory at the 2015 prestigious literary prize of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, ISESCO.
Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, [...]
Universities in the country have been warned to subscribe to the Nigerian Research and Educational Network, NgREN, internet broadband services or risk sanctions from the National Universities Commission, NUC.
Executive Secretary of NUC, Prof. Julius Okojie, who issued the warning in Abuja at a [...]
As part of efforts to attract enrolment of best qualified candidates into the 148 Colleges of Education in the country, the Executive Secretary of National Commission for Colleges of Education, NCCE, Prof. MondayJoshua, has tasked government on increased motivation for teachers.
Joshua, wh [...]
As the federal and state governments collaborate to recruit, train and deploy 500, 000 unemployed graduates and NCE holders to address the chronic shortage of teachers in public primary schools, Godfrey AKON x-rays related issues contiguous to the teaching profession in Nigeria.< [...]
As Nigerians look forward to the implementation of the 2016 budget, there are worries that the N369.6 billion allocation for education, which represents the lowest since 2013, may be inadequate given the enormity of challenges in the sector.
The 2016 appropriation as presented by President Muha [...]
Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has called for a review of the colonial system of education bequeathed to Nigeria to make it more responsive to the needs of the society.
Aregbesola made the call recently in Abuja during a courtesy visit to the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Edu [...]
More applications for private universities are being processed by the National Universities Commission, NUC, the Executive Secretary of the Commission, Prof. Julius Okojie, has disclosed.
Okojie, who stated this in Abuja during a press luncheon with Education Correspondents Association of Niger [...]
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