Education

UBEC canvasses independence of state UBEBs

In a bid to ensure effective delivery of the Universal Basic Education, UBE, programme across the states, the Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, has advocated for independence of the State Universal Basic Education Boards, SUBEBs.

Executive Secretary of UBEC, Dr Hamid Bobboyi, made the [...]

Sun, 07 June 2020


USAID aims at improving adolescent health in Nigeria

The U.S. Agency for International Development, USAID, has designed a new activity aimed at improving the health and well-being of poor, urban adolescents using a new, inclusive “co-creation” method to better understand the challenges young people face in leading healthy and productive live [...]

Mon, 25 May 2020


FG clarifies locations of 6 newly-approved FCEs

The Federal Government has clarified location of the six newly-approved federal colleges of education in Bauchi, Benue, Edo, Ebonyi, Osun and Sokoto.

A statement by the Director of Press and public Relations, Federal ministry of Education, Mr. Ben Goong, said in statement that letters have alre [...]

Sun, 24 May 2020


Buhari appoints Godswill Obioma new NECO Registrar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof Godswill Obioma as the substantive Registrar and Chief Executive of the National Examinatio [...]

Fri, 22 May 2020


Buhari appoints Godswill Obioma new NECO Registrar

 

 

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof Godswill Obioma as the substantive Registrar and Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council, NECO.

The appointment, which wa [...]

Fri, 22 May 2020


Nigeria’s research system in a Covid-19 era

As the scientific race towards finding a cure for Covid-19 intensifies, institutions, nations and organisations are standing up to be counted. In Nigeria however, research activities have remained uninspiring and lacking in national coordination. Predictably, the system in its usual languor may fa [...]

Mon, 18 May 2020


Covid-19: JAMB orders disinfectant sprayers from NASENI

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has placed an order for locally-produced disinfectant sprayers from the National Agency for Science Engineering Infrastructure, NASENI, to combat the deadly Covid-19 pandemic.

Sun, 17 May 2020


JAMB releases list of 2019 admitted candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, says it has published on its website the 2019 Provisional Matriculation List of admitted candidates who have been offered admission by the various tertiary institutions in Nigeria, in compliance with statutory admissions requirements.

JAMB dis [...]

Sat, 25 April 2020


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