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Diversification of energy mix will boost national economy – Omo-Agege  

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has said diversification of the country’s energy mix will stimulate national economy. Speaking at the commissioning of the 1.35 megawatts solar hybrid power plant at the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE), Delta State, Senator Omo-Agege noted that this will …

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Abducted 317 abducted Zamfara schoolgirls released; Find lasting solution to kidnapping – NCWS begs FG

The abducted 317 students of Government Secondary School in Jangebe, Zamfara State have been released. The schoolgirls were on Sunday gathered at the palace of the emir of Anka waiting for transportation to Gusau, the state capital. The girls were abducted on Friday by bandits who reportedly disguised as security …

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Buhari congratulates Prof. Ibeh on appointment as Commissioner of Commonwealth Scholarship Commission  

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Professor Kevin Ibeh, Professor of Marketing and International Business and Pro Vice-Chancellor (International) at Birkbeck, University of London, on his appointment as Commissioner of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission. President Buhari, according to a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), believes …

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Kagara School abduction is an attack on Nigeria’s development — Obi

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 elections, Mr Peter Obi, has condemned the abduction of school children from Government Science College, Kagara, Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, describing it as an attack on Nigeria’s fundamental development. Speaking through a release from …

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Story of lecturer slumping, dying in classroom is bizzare falsehood – Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, Owerri

The management of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, AIFCE, Owerri, Imo State, has described as “bizzare falsehood” a story that a lecturer “slumped and died in the classroom” of the institution. A statement by the frontline institution’s Registrar, Barrister B. F. Anyanwu, which also said that the story is …

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Onyeama, Embassy reveal how Zulum saved Nigerian medical student in Egypt

Minister of Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama alongside Charge d’Affaires, of the Nigerian Embassy in Cairo, Mr Bashir Ibrahim Ma’Aji, have revealed how Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum saved the education of a Nigerian female medical student from Bauchi State, by offsetting her unpaid fees with 8,000 US dollars. Zulum …

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Non-physical post UTME: Comply with guidelines or be disqualified – UNILAG warns

By Chinyere Nwachukwu Lagos, Feb. 14, 2021 The University of Lagos (UNILAG) on Sunday released a virtual guide ahead of its maiden non-physical post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) test, urging candidates to avoid acts that could disqualify them. The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, who released the …

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Dakuku Peterside to deliver Honour’s Day Lecture at Federal University, Otuoke

Barely three days after delivering a keynote address at the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) retreat in Calabar, turnaround expert, and immediate past director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Dakuku Peterside is to mount the podium again for another thought-provoking discourse. Dr. Peterside, will …

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Professor Oparaoji Appointed to Scientific Journal Editorial Advisory Board

February 9, 2021, USA: Professor Eddie Oparaoji, a US-based critical care therapeutics specialist, was recently appointed to serve on the Editorial Board of The American Journal of Pharmacotherapy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (AJPPS) as an Editorial Advisory Board member. AJPPS is the official journal of the Nigerian Association of Pharmacists and …

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Peter Obi challenges students, says ‘You’re capable of changing the world’ •Donates N1.5m to Institute

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the 2019 elections, Mr. Peter Obi, has encouraged students not to undermine the educational opportunities at their disposal, but to see them as avenues of empowerment that will enable them to change the world. Obi, who spoke to students of …

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Gwoza: Zulum shares another N80m, food to 16,000 female returnees, orders rebuilding of 33 teachers’ houses … Extends thuggery ban to statewide

Governor Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday supervised the distribution of N80m and food supplies to 16,000 female returnees in the township of Gwoza as part of activities in the second day of his humanitarian visit to towns and villages in Gwoza local government area of southern Borno. The Governor who …

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Oyo govt to partner Korean govt on quality education service delivery …We‘ll digitalise educational system in Oyo – Makinde

Governor ‘Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, on Tuesday, said that his administration remains committed to digitalising the educational system in the state with a view to bringing about qualitative education and enhancing teaching  and learning. The governor equally stated that his administration is ready to partner with Korea International Cooperation …

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