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AUN to co-host Abuja technology-assisted learning conference

On August 31 and September 1, the American University of Nigeria, a leader in e-learning deployment, will co-host the 2015 conference on “Technology Assisted Learning in the Nigerian University System” with the National Universities Commission and Digital Promise Global. The Conference, scheduled for Barcelona Hotels on Blantyre Street, Abuja, is being …

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UNN, Niger Delta students top winners @ 2015 DigitalSENSE essay on IG4D

One 100 level undergraduate from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nicodemus Chidera Onah has emerged the overall winner in the 2015 Nigeria DigitalSENSE Students Essay on Internet Governance for Development (IG4D). Confirming this, the Executive Director, Operations, DigitalSENSE Africa Media Limited, Mrs Nkemdilim Nweke, said that Nicodemus Chidera Onah was …

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FG, UN collaborate to secure schools

The Federal Government is collaborating with the United Nations Special Envoy on Global Education to ensure security in all schools in the country. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Dr MacJohn Nwaobiala, disclosed this in an address he delivered at the annual Speech and Prize-Giving Day ceremony of King’s …

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Voluntary computer acquisition scheme for primary school teachers: Anambra explains policy

  The heated controversy generated by the recent implementation of a voluntary laptop acquisition scheme for primary school teachers in Anambra State has finally been dispelled by the state Commissioner for Education, Prof. Kate Omenugha who revealed that the revolutionary policy was actually an initiative of the National Council on …

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Sack Prof. Mobolaji Aluko as Vice Chancellor, angry Otuoke women ask NUC; threaten to protest naked

NEDU MARK YENAGOA Over 200 aggrieved women from the Otuoke Community in Bayelsa state have called on the Federal Government and the National Universities Commission ( NUC) to sack the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University, Otuoke, Professor Mobolaji Aluko. The angry women, operating under the auspices of Otuoke Progressive …

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We will exploit ICT to improve education in Rivers – Wike assures

Governor Nyesom Wike has announced plans by his administration to overhaul the educational system in Rivers State through effective Information and Communication Technology (ICT) development. He made the plans public, Tuesday, while declaring open the 30th Conference of Association of Vice Chancellors of (Nigerian Universities (AVCNU) held at the State …

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