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UNIAFRICA: Bayelsa Commissioner commends Dickson for appointment of VC

  The Commissioner of Education in Bayelsa State, Elder Markson Fefegha has commended Governor Henry Seriake Dickson for the appointing Prof. Christian Daniel Jacobs as Vice Chancellor of University of Africa, Toru-Orua and Dr. Ghalib Fahad as Dean, School of Foundation Studies of the University. According to him, choice of the Vice-Chancellor and Dean …

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Obaseki: When a society reads its people are enlightened

                                    Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said that a society cannot be enlightened unless the people in that society read broadly. He said this understanding informed his administration’s decision to set up the Library Review Committee to revive libraries and ultimately boost the reading culture in the state. …

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Soyinka becomes Honorary Education Ambassador for Bayelsa ***Canvass support for education trust fund, others – Dickson charges

Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson has conferred on Africa’s first Nobel Laureate in Literature, Prof. Wole Soyinka a Honorary Education Ambassador for Bayelsa State. The decision is aimed at attracting goodwill and support for the state government’s initiatives in the education sector. The Governor, who presented the Letter conveying …

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Gowon lauds Dickson for transforming Bayelsa’s education sector; Atedo Peterside becomes Education Ambassador

CHINEDU WOSU, YENAGOA Former Head of State, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, on Thursday lauded Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa state for heavily investing in, and transforming, the education sector of the state and encouraging human capacity building. Gowon stated this in Kaiama community in Bayelsa state during the official commissioning …

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UNIMAID attacks: Borno Governor addresses Senate … ‘Shettima has been one of UNIMAID’s backbones’ – Pro-Chancellor

Governor Kashim Shettima on Wednesday addressed the Senate, the highest academic organ) at the University of Maiduguri ‎with his remarks focusing on measures being taken by the Borno State Government to forestall serial suicide attacks on the eastern portion of the University by Boko Haram insurgents. The Governor was invited by …

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Foreign scholarships: Jubilation in Ghana, Bayelsa as Dickson clears outstanding fees

  Students of Bayelsa State origin studying in Ghana under the state government scholarship programme are now in jubilant mood following the release of N162 million by Governor Seriake Dickson to clear all their outstanding arrears.‎ ‎ T‎he Governor’s spokesman, Daniel Iworiso-Markson, who disclosed the development on Wednesday, said Governor …

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