Home / Education (page 30)

Education

Zulum approves N100m take off grant for recently approved Federal Polytechnic, Monguno   … Academics to begin October 

Borno State Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum, has approved the release of N100m to assist in the take off of Federal Polytechnic, Monguno, which was recently approved by the Federal Government. Zulum made the announcement on Thursday when he received the rector of the polytechnic, Professor Garba Mohammed Ngala at …

Read More »

Sex-scandal: Sanwo-Olu hails UNILAG on discipline   •Receives Visitation Panel members

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has hailed the University of Lagos (UNILAG) for entrenching the culture of discipline and sustaining the school’s academic excellence. The Governor particularly praised the university management for the recent disciplinary action taken against two erring academic staff indicted in sex-for-mark scandal that rocked the …

Read More »

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria celebrates at 60

The Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Nigeria, Professor Eyitope Ogunbodede, on behalf of the Council, Senate, Congregation, Management, Staff and Students of the University, has sent out an invitation to the public, to participate in activities marking the 60th Anniversary of  the foremost institution. The first generation …

Read More »

Police confirm release of 14 abducted  Greenfield University students

By Mohammed Tijjani Kaduna,May 29.2021 The Police Command in Kaduna State has confirmed the release of the  remaining 14 abducted students of Greenfield University. The Command Public Relations Officer, ASP Mohammed Jalige, confirmed the development with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Saturday. Jalige, however, said that …

Read More »

HDI commends Lagos Govt  for commitment to funding for education

By Fabian Ekeruche Lagos, April 29, 2021 A non-profit organisation, Human Development Initiatives(HDI), has commended the Lagos State Government (LASG) for progressively increasing its funding for education. The organisation’s Executive Director in Nigeria, Mrs Olufunso Owasanoye, gave the commendation recently in a statement in Lagos to mark the Global Action Week …

Read More »

OAU VC tasks researchers on new approach to mitigating effects of climate change

By Chidinma Ewunonu-Aluko Ibadan, April 26, 2021 The Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), lle-Ife, Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, has urged researchers to think of new ways of mitigating the effects of climate change in Nigeria. Ogunbodede made the call during the 2020/2021 Research Review of Institute of Agricultural Research and …

Read More »

Greenfield students: Probe ‘missing $30m safe school fund’, SERAP tells Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN, and appropriate anti-corruption agencies to investigate allegations that $30m safe school fund is missing, mismanaged or diverted, and to bring to justice anyone …

Read More »

UNN holds maiden cultural carnival

By Hilary Akalugwu Nsukka (Enugu State) April 23, 2021 The University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) on Friday held its maiden cultural carnival aimed at re-awakening African culture and tradition. The event was anchored by the UNN Institute of Africa Studies, in collaboration with the university’s Business School, Enugu Campus. The …

Read More »