Education

France Plans Training Program For African French T

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
As part of efforts to make an inroad further into Africa, France 39;s Ministry of Foreign Affairs together with Ministry of Education are collaborating with French-speaking African countries to offer an intensive orientation and educational training for 10,000 French teachers in Africa. The five ...

Universities: Funding, Not Numbers

Monday, February 8, 2021
With passion laced with logic, facts and data I write this piece about the dwindling fortunes of education in Nigeria especially at the university level. Universities are being treated as nursery schools by the federal and state governments. Universities are being established with reckless abandonme ...

Students can’t remain at home indefinitely – COEASU

Monday, January 18, 2021
The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) has said students of tertiary institutions have stayed at home for too long over the outbreak of COVID-19, an acute respiratory ailment caused by the novel coronavirus that has held the entire world to ransom since January last year. The Fed ...

Lagos State Schools To Vacate On Friday

Thursday, December 17, 2020
Lagos State Government has directed the closure of public and private schools in the state on Friday for the holidays. The Director General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Ministry of Education, Abiola Seriki-Ayeni stated this in a statement on Thursday. ldquo;The Lagos States Governm ...

Carleton’s Sprott School of Business Launches Educational Partnership with Atlan

Friday, November 27, 2020
Carleton University rsquo;s Sprott School of Business and Atlantic Hall School have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance entrepreneurship and experiential learning opportunities for secondary school students in Nigeria. ldquo;We are delighted to enter this educational partnershi ...

Uba Foundation’s National Essay Competition 2020 Brings Out The Finest Young Cre

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Lagos, November 25, 2020; The UBA Foundation, the CSR arm of the United Bank for Africa, today, held its tenth annual National Essay Competition(NEC) in a virtual ceremony that was attended by high school students from across the nation. The UBA Foundation rsquo;s Education initiative has been chang ...

Schools Urged to register students for the PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge 2020 V

Sunday, November 22, 2020
Nigeria rsquo;s number one pure science competition, PZ Cussons Chemistry Challenge (PZCCC) competition has commenced registration for its 7th edition. All SS2 Chemistry Students across Nigeria can now visit www.pzchemistrychallenge.com for an opportunity to win part of over half a million in cash p ...

ASUU Strike Still Active - ASUU President

Sunday, November 22, 2020
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, on Saturday, says the eight-month-old strike by universities lecturers is still on. The organisation also said it does not operate a Twitter account. It debunked reports announcing the suspension of the ongoing industrial action as fake. The President ...

First Class, Second Class Upper Degree Graduates Will Be Engaged As Teachers In

Sunday, November 15, 2020
The Federal Ministry of Education has stated that starting from next year, 2021, only candidates with first class and second class upper will be considered for teaching employment. The Permanent Secretary to the Federal Ministry of Education, Sonny Echonu, disclosed this, Saturday in Abuja. l ...

Gov. Zulum in Egypt: to visit 5 Universities, Teaching Hospitals for Educationa

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
The Governor of Borno State, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum is in Cairo, Egypt, leading a small team, that will visit five universities, among them, the famous Al-Azhar University. During the visit, Governor Zulum is expected to discuss collaboration on Healthcare, higher education and Agriculture. ...
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