Templates by BIGtheme NET
Home / Education (page 3)

Education

OUR TORTURE STORY: Madonna varsity students narrate ordeal in hands of institution’s officials

*One to undergo surgery in Germany, jaws of the other fractured*They are suspected cultists –Varsity PRO *Other students live in fear and under threat of expulsion Two students of Madon­na University, Akpugo Campus, Enugu State, have told the horrifying story of torture they suffered in the hands of key officials of the tertiary institution. The duo, Stanley Okoye, 23, a ...

Read More »

1,805‎ intending lawyers fail bar exams

The Council of Legal Education, yesterday, released the results of the Bar final examinations it conducted in April and May, 2015 which a total of 1,805 candidates failed out of 5,588 that sat for the exams. The Council, in a statement it issued in Abuja yesterday, disclosed that whereas only four candidates made First Class, a total number of 109 ...

Read More »

Uncompleted ENSUBEB projects: Ugwuanyi moves against defaulters

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has warned that any government official, contractor or group of persons found to have contributed to the present poor conditions of some primary schools under the Universal Basic Education Board in the state will face the full wrath of the law. Regretting that the state of affairs has undermined the conducive  learning  environment that would have ...

Read More »

Buhari wants Islamic books included in Federal schools’ curriculum

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Federal Ministry of Education to include two Islamic Studies books written by the late Justice Muhammad Bashir Sambo in the secondary school curriculum for all Federal Government Colleges. The president gave the directive, weekend, in Kaduna while launching the reviewed editions of the books which were first published in 1974. Represented by Governor Nasir ...

Read More »

Governing Councils of Federal Universities not dissolved – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said the Governing Councils of Federal Universities were not affected by the dissolution of Federal Government parastatal agencies, institutions and government-owned companies, announced on July 16. A statement issued in Abuja by the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, said the President approved that governing councils be exempted from the dissolution ...

Read More »

Benue varsity students dump colleague’s corpse at VC’s office

Medical Students of the Benue State University, Makurdi, have deposited the coffin of their dead colleague at the office of the Vice-Chancellor in protest. It was gathered that the deceased, Idoko Nicholas Inalegwu, died in controversial circumstances after receiving the news of his withdrawal after spending 10 years in medical school. Idoko was withdrawn for failing a re-sit. A student, ...

Read More »

First class graduates to serve in varsities —NYSC

The Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig.-Gen.Johnson Olawumi, said on Wednesday in Kaduna that prospective corps members with First Class degrees would henceforth be posted to universities for their primary assignments. Also to be posted to the universities, according to Olawumi, are corps members who graduated with distinction from polytechnics. This is just as the Kaduna State ...

Read More »

Why JAMB, stakeholders adopted 180 as cut-off mark

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, and stakeholders, yesterday, adopted 180 as minimum cut-off mark for admission into degree-awarding institutions for 2015 session. The decision was made at the 2015 Combined Policy Meeting on Admissions to Degree, Nigerian Certificate of Education, NCE, and National Diploma, ND, held Tuesday  in Abuja. The meeting also adopted 150 for NCE and ND ...

Read More »

Wike renames Rivers poly after Saro-Wiwa

The Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, has renamed the State Polytechnic, Bori after the late author and environmental rights activist from Ogoniland, Ken Saro-Wiwa. Wike explained that the renaming of the institution located in Bori, Khana Local Government Area of the state Ken Saro-Wiwa Polytechnic was in honour of the late activist’s achievements and legacies. The governor, who disclosed ...

Read More »

No IT skill, no promotion for Anambra teachers

The Anambra State Government has said that from January 2016, teachers in the state who are not computer literate will no longer enjoy promotion. The state Commissioner for Education, Prof. Kate Omenugha, said this in a press briefing in her office in Awka on Tuesday. She, however, explained that the state government’s policy on laptop acquisition by all teachers in ...

Read More »

ăn dặm kiểu NhậtResponsive WordPress Themenhà cấp 4 nông thônthời trang trẻ emgiày cao gótshop giày nữdownload wordpress pluginsmẫu biệt thự đẹpepichouseáo sơ mi nữhouse beautiful