Education

9, 246 candidates fail teachers professional qualifying exam

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, TRCN, says  9, 246 candidates who sat for the July 2020, Batch A, Teachers Professional Qualifying Exam failed to scale through.

 

 

 

Registrar/Chief Executive of TRCN, Pr [...]

Sun, 06 September 2020


UNICEF partners defence ministry on schools safety

The United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, says it is partnering Ministries of Education, Defence and Humanitarian Affairs on its response to education emergencies and schools safety.

 

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Sun, 06 September 2020


JAMB lifts suspension on post-UTME services

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has lifted the suspension earlier placed on services in its centres nationwide such as processes and corrections before the year 2020.

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Sun, 30 August 2020


N59m fraud: JAMB delists 22 CBT centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has uncovered a N59 million fraud allegedly committed by 22 Computer-Based Test, CBT, centres against 11,823 candidates who sat for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

 

Fri, 28 August 2020


HND, Bsc dichotomy: stakeholders vow to shut down OHCSF

A coalition of Higher National Diploma, HND, holders has vowed to shut down activities at Office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation, OHCSF, over its failure to implement the white paper on the removal of undue dichotomy and ceiling on the career progression of HND holders in the public ser [...]

Fri, 28 August 2020


UniLag: FG’s visitation panel to sanction erring officials

The Federal Government has mandated its 7-man special visitation panel to the University of Lagos, UniLag, to probe the process that led to the ouster of the former Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof Oluwatoyin Ogunndipe, and recommend sanctions for anyone culpable of allegations contained in th [...]

Thu, 27 August 2020


BECE: schools wasted opportunity to register candidates- NECO

The National Examinations Council, NECO, says it provided adequate opportunity, well in advance, for schools to register candidates for the ongoing Basic Education Certificate Examination, BECE.

Thu, 27 August 2020


ASUU urges compliance with guidelines on reopening of schools

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has advised federal and state governments to comply with specified guidelines for re-opening of educational institutions recommended by the Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19.

Speaking at a press conference in Abuja, the National President of ASUU [...]

Sun, 23 August 2020


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