Education

TRCN registration: public schools record 80% compliance

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, TRCN, has said 80 per cent of public primary and secondary school teachers have complied with the teachers Professional Qualifying Examination, PQE.     

Registrar of TRCN, Prof Josiah Ajiboye, who disclosed this at a press conference [...]

Sat, 01 June 2019


JAMB releases 4636 more results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released 4,636 more results of its recently conducted Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

JAMB, in a statement by its spokesperson, Dr Fabian Benjamin, said the released results were among the 34,120 that were initially withh [...]

Sat, 01 June 2019


ASUU faults FG over N25bn earned allowance

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said the Federal Government has failed to abide by the terms of agreement reached with the union during its last industrial action.

ASUU President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, who spoke at a briefing in Abuja, said the Union has been on the trail fo [...]

Mon, 27 May 2019


Uni-Ilorin, others get N125mn JAMB awards

University of Ilorin and four tertiary institutions have bagged national admissions’ performance merit awards, carting away N125 million as price money doled out by the organizer, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB.

Each of the institution won N25 million at the award cere [...]

Mon, 27 May 2019


TETFund wants establishment of national research foundation

As part of efforts to deepen research and development, R and D, in the country, the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has advocated the establishment of a National Research and Development Foundation by a law of the National Assembly.

Executive Secretary of TETFund, Prof Suleiman Elias Bo [...]

Mon, 27 May 2019


FG gives agencies matching orders to sanitise public exams

The Federal Government has ordered agencies conducting public examinations in the country to clean up their registration processes to restore credibility in the system.

Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, who gave the directive in Bwari, Abuja while commissioning the remodelled headquarte [...]

Sun, 19 May 2019


LRCN urges state governments to support public libraries

The Librarians’ Registration Council of Nigeria, LRCN, has called on state governments to support public libraries by providing ICT facilities to enable them link up with library consortiums and share e-Resources.

Registrar of LRCN, Prof Michael Afolabi, also called on all organizations t [...]

Sun, 19 May 2019


Provost gets COEASU award for labour friendliness

The Provost of the Federal College of Education, Technical, Umunze, Anambra State, Dr Tessy Okoli, has been awarded labour-friendly provost by the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, COEASU.

Okoli received the award at the 6th national conference of COEASU held in Federal College of Edu [...]

Sun, 19 May 2019


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