Godfrey AKON

Dapchi: Time to fix Nigeria’s school system

The February 19, 2018 abduction and subsequent release of over 100 schoolgirls from Government Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe state undoubtedly mirrors the alarming realities in Nigeria’s school system.

For a long time, schools across the country have been locked in a battle [...]

Sat, 24 March 2018


SHORT STORY : Reward for bravery

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sat, 24 March 2018


Buhari appoints class teacher member of NTI Board

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a young private school teacher, Mrs. Maureen Paulinus, as a Member of the Board of the National Teachers Institute, Kaduna.

Maureen was inaugurated in Abuja, last Thursday, along with the Chairman of the NTI Board, Senator Kaka Mallam Yale, and Boards of [...]

Fri, 23 March 2018


NUC moves to reform Nigerian universities

As Nigerian universities struggle to meet the nation’s manpower needs, the National Universities Commission, NUC, has commenced efforts towards reforming the system to enhance graduate employability.

Speaking at a workshop on the Proposed Higher Education Reform and African Centres of Exc [...]

Wed, 21 March 2018


2018 UTME: JAMB releases results of 1,502,978 candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released the results of 1,502,978 out of the 1,652,825 candidates who sat for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

 

JAMB, in a press statement released late Tuesday by its Spokesperson, Dr Fabia [...]

Wed, 21 March 2018


FUC teachers charged to make students security conscious

Teachers in the 104 Federal Unity Colleges across Nigeria have been charged to cultivate security consciousness in the minds of their students.

The charge, which was delivered by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Arch Sonny Echono, comes on the heels of the recent abductio [...]

Fri, 16 March 2018


Wesley University seeks FG’s support for deaf centre

Wesley University, Ondo, has advocated Federal Government’s support for the establishment of a deaf centre to cater for the tertiary education needs of deaf and hard-of-hearing Nigerians.

Registrar of the university, Mrs Chioma Obasi, said the establishment of the centre was in li [...]

Fri, 16 March 2018


Short story : THE HUNGRY PENGUIN

 

THE HUNGRY PENGUIN

Once upon a time, there lived a black penguin in an island. One morning, the penguin wa [...]

Fri, 16 March 2018


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