Education Remains Top in Our Priorities, Says Sanwo-Olu

•Says Administration’s Quest is for LASU to be among 10 World Best Universities •As LASU Partners US-based Cornell University for Post Graduate Professional Certificate Programmes Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has reiterated his government’s commitment to quality and affordable education in the State, declaring that education occupies a prominent place in the six-pillar development […]

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Kwara releases cut–off marks for teachers recruitment

Kwara State Government on Saturday released the cut-off marks for the ongoing teachers’ recruitment exercise at the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) and the Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM). A statement by Yakubu Ali-Agan, the Press Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, said that a total of 40,652 applicants sat for the examination […]

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FG okays January 18 Schools Resumption Date

The federal governemnt has said schools will resume on Monday, 18 January, 2021, as earlier announced. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu in a statement, through the education ministry’s Director, Press and Public Relations, Bem Goong, on Thursday, said the decision to maintain the resumption date was the aftermath of “extensive consultations with relevant […]

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Relief for students as ASUU pushes for end of 8-month strike

Students will soon heap signs of relieve as the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has reportedly agreed to suspend its eight-month strike. The union at the end of a meeting held with the federal government which minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige, presided over agreed to end the prolonged strike. According to PUNCH, […]

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Ikosi -Isheri Council boss Gifts Pupils, Teachers Education Materials

Following her determination to bring development to the education sector of the council, the Chairman, Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area, Lagos, Princess Samiat Abolanle Bada has presented educational materials to pupils and teachers of the council. While presenting the materials, Bada stressed the need for stakeholders in the education sector to give top priority to […]

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FG announces full reopening of schools

The coast is now clear for students in Nigeria as the Federal Government on Thursday announced full reopening of schools. The federal government directed all states government and school administrators in the counyty to start preparation towards resumption of learning activities. It would be recalled that earlier reported that schools in the country were shut […]

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Breaking: Lagos asks JSS 3 students writing NECO BECE to resume Monday

Further to the earlier pronouncement issued by the Lagos State Government, directing SS3 and Technical Studies (TEC3) Students in the State to resume on Monday, 3rd of August 2020 to enable them revise and sit for their forthcoming West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and NABTEB, the State government has also directed the JSS3 […]

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Updated: FG reopens schools for SS3 students August 4

By Amidu Arije The Federal Government has announced that students in the Senior Secondary School 3 (SS3) preparing for West African Senior School Examination (WASSCE) will resume August 4. The Federal Ministry of Education announced on Monday. Federal Ministry of Education @NigEducation tweeted:“ATTENTION: EXIT CLASSES TO REOPEN AUGUST 4TH, 2020 Secondary schools in the country […]

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FG submits guidelines to National Assembly for reopening of schools

The Federal Ministry of Education has submitted guidelines for the reopening of schools in the county to the National Assembly. The Minister of State for Education, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, appeared before the Senate Committee on Basic and Secondary Education on Tuesday, but refused to give details of the proposal. It was however learnt, through a […]