TRCN to start online examination for Nigerians in diaspora

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, TRCN, would soon commence online Teachers Professional Qualifying Examination, TPQE, for education graduates who have travelled abroad without registering with the council.

TRCN, in a statement by its spokesperson, Mr Ojewuyi Olumuyiwa, said the Reg [...]

Sun, 05 May 2019

COEASU kicks as FG commences IPPIS verification in COEs

The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, COEASU, has kicked against the ongoing biometric verification to enrol staffers of public colleges of education into the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System IPPIS.

The union, in a communique delivered at the end of its Expanded Nat [...]

Sun, 05 May 2019

Unity Schools: 75,635 jostle for 25,000 admission spaces

No fewer than 75, 635 candidates sat for the 2019 Common Entrance Examination into the 104 Federal Unity Colleges on Saturday.

The examination which was conducted by the National Examinations Council, NECO, is expected to fill only 25,000 admission spaces in all 104 unity schools across the cou [...]

Mon, 29 April 2019

TETFund: varsities, others get N10m for research training

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, has allocated N10 million to each public university, polytechnic and college of education to organise trainings for lecturers on how to write research proposals.

Executive secretary of TETFund, Prof Suleiman Bogoro, who disclosed this at an Interactiv [...]

Sat, 27 April 2019

Why we cancelled results of 2 centres in Abia

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has said it cancelled the results of two Computer Based, CBT, centres in Abia State because of “widespread irregularities” during the conduct of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

JAMB, in its Weekly Bulleti [...]

Fri, 26 April 2019

NUC, NESG, TETFund partner to boost research in varsities

The National Universities Commission, NUC, is combining efforts with the Nigeria Economic Summit Group, NESG, and the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, to boost problem-solving research in the country’s universities.

Speaking at a one-day Interactive Session with Directors of Resear [...]

Fri, 26 April 2019

Kano, Akwa Ibom, others endemic areas with out-of-school children

A survey by the Federal Government has revealed that the out-of-school children menace is endemic in Kano, Akwa Ibom, Katsina, Kaduna, Taraba, Sokoto, Yobe, Zamfara, Oyo, Benue, Jigawa and Ebonyi states.

Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, who disclosed this in Abuja at a weekly press bri [...]

Sat, 13 April 2019

2019 UTME: JC Best Schools to upgrade JAMB CBT centre

An Abuja based private school, JC Best International School, Life Camp, has procured furniture and relevant equipment to upgrade its JAMB-approved Computer Based Test, CBT, Centre after the ongoing UTME. 

Director of the school, Mr. Kingsley Onuorah, said efforts to upgrade the already wel [...]

Sat, 13 April 2019


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