Education

JAMB sets March 23, 2019 for mock exams

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed the conduct of its 2019 mock examination for Saturday, 23rd March.

The Board, in statement by its Head of Public Affairs, Dr Fabian Benjamin, urged candidates to begin the printing of their Mock Examination Notification slips from We [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019


NOUN elects deputy VC admin

 The Senate of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has elected Prof Justus Adedeji Sokefun as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration.

The university disclosed this in a statement by its director, media and publicity, Malam Ibrahim Sheme.

The statement which d [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019


67 Nigerians awarded Commonwealth scholarship

As Nigeria joins 52 member nations to celebrate the 2019 Commonwealth Day on Monday, March 11, 2019, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has disclosed that between 2015 and 2018, over 67 Nigerians were awarded Commonwealth Scholarship to study in other countries.

Adamu spoke in Abuja [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019


2019 UTME: why JAMB recorded highest register

As the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, prepares to announce a date for the commencement of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, the Board has said the slash in registration fees accounted for the high number of candidates it registered for the exercise.

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Mon, 04 March 2019


ICDB: FG urges media to provide access to children

As Nigeria joins other nations to celebrate the 2019 International Children's Day of Broadcasting, ICDB, on March 3, the Federal Government has charged the Media to provide access to children to air their views on issues bothering them.

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohamm [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019


FG licences 30 new varsities in four years

The Federal Government has said it licensed 30 new universities between 2015 and 2019 as part of efforts to address inadequate access to university education in the country.

Speaking at a weekend press briefing in Abuja, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said the 30 new universities [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019


KOICA to complete Nigeria-Korea Model School Abuja

Korea International Cooperation Agency, KOICA, has expressed commitment towards completing on-going KOICA interventions in Nigeria especially the Nigeria-Korea Model School located in Abuja.

Newly-appointed Country Director of KOICA to Nigeria, Mr. Woochan Chang, said the agency also plans to e [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019


UNIMAID VC expresses confidence in Bogoro

The Vice Chancellor of University of Maiduguri, Prof Ibrahim Njodi, has expressed confidence in the leadership qualities of the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, Prof Suleiman Bogoro.

Njodi, who led a delegation of the University to Abuja to congratulate Bogoro on h [...]

Fri, 15 February 2019


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