Covid-19: Reps kick as schools resume across Nigeria

The Federal Government has ordered the reopening of schools across the country from Monday, January 18, 2020, following an initial delay caused by the surge in cases of Covid-19 infections.

Education Minister, Malam Adamu Adamu, in a statement, said the ministry has undertaken a comprehensive a [...]

Mon, 18 January 2021

Senator lauds Buhari over law on Modibbo Adama University

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs, Aishatu Dahiru Ahmed has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the Modibbo Adama University bill into law.

The senator, who initiated the [...]

Sun, 10 January 2021

Maths centre trains 100 participants in foundation postgraduate course

The National Mathematical Centre has trained over 100 participants in a foundation postgraduate course in ‘real analysis,’ a branch of pure mathematics, to enhance learning of mathematics among students.

The acting coordinator, Mathematics Programme, NMC, at the virtual training hel [...]

Sun, 10 January 2021

JAMB opens portal for admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has opened its portal for institutions to upload names of shortlisted applicants for the 2020/2021 admission.

The board said all admission processes must go through the Central Admission Processing System, CAPS, for approval.

Registrar [...]

Sun, 10 January 2021

NUC orders re-opening of varsities January 18

Despite the looming signs of a possible lock down in the country, the National Universities Commission, NUC, has given Nigerian universities the go-ahead to re-open for academic activities on January 18, 2021.

This comes a few weeks after the commission ordered all tertiary institutions to rema [...]

Sun, 10 January 2021

TETFund to partner REA on power supply to varsities

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has expressed readiness to partner the Rural Electrification Agency, REA, to provide all public  universities with independent power supply.

Mon, 07 December 2020

191,000 candidates jostle for 9,460 positions in NIS, NSCDC

A total of 191,000 candidates have sat for the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, recruitment exam conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Boa [...]

Mon, 07 December 2020

TETFund targets N500bn education tax collection in 2021

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund TETFund, has set an ambitious target of N500 billion education tax collection for the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, in 2021.





Chairman, TETFund Board of [...]

Fri, 04 December 2020


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