Education

Teachers Day: Obaseki Speaks on Edo Teachers’ Resilience, Commitment

Edo State Gov Godwin Obaseki

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed Edo teachers for their resilience and commitment to human development, which is exemplified in their seamless adoption of the technology-driven pedagogy now operational in over 840 schools covered by the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (EdoBEST) programme in the state.   The governor, who spoke in commemoration of World Teachers’ Day, ...

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Enugu Government Orders Reopening of Schools, Gives Nsukka Facelift

Enugu Government Orders Reopening of Schools, Gives Nsukka Facelift 1

Enugu State Government has ordered the reopening of all state and private tertiary institutions in the state from October 12, 2020. The Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi led administration directed the management of each of the institutions to announce specific date of resumption of academic activities “when the approved guidelines for COVID-19 have been met”. According to a statement by the Commissioner ...

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Edo Primary School Teachers Excited Over Continuous Training, Quality Assurance Programmes

Edo Primary School Teachers

Edo primary school teachers under the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation Programme (EdoBEST) have hailed the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration for prioritizing continuous training and quality assurance programmes emplaced to sustain standards across government schools in the state. A cross-section of the Edo primary teachers, who spoke with journalists, describe the new development in the schools, which are part of ...

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Obaseki Mourns Auchi Polytechnic Rector, Sanusi Jimah

Dr Sanusi Jimah

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has mourned the death of the Rector of Auchi Polytechnic, Dr. Momodu Sanusi Jimah, who died at the age of 60 years. The governor, in a statement, said Dr. Jimah was an astute administrator who contributed to the growth of Auchi Polytechnic, ensuring stability and development of the institution. According to him, “It ...

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Delta Establishes New Secondary, Primary Schools

Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa on Orere Bridge

Delta State Government, today, approved the establishment of six new secondary and three primary schools in different parts of the state. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu disclosed this while briefing journalists on key decisions reached at the virtual meeting of the State Executive Council presided over by the state governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa. Mr. Aniagwu said that the ...

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Enugu Govt Sets Date for Reopening All Primary, Secondary Schools

Enugu Governor Rt Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi commended by SERG boundaries Yellow Fever

By Chris Ugwuja, Nsukka. The Enugu State Government has announced the phased re-opening of all primary and secondary schools in the state, for 3rd term academic activities, on Monday, September 28, 2020. In a statement by the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Uche Eze, the decision was reached “following the Enugu State Education sector stakeholders’ consensus and gracious approval of His ...

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UNILAG: SSANU Wants Buhari to Revisit Composition of Special Visitation Panel

SSANU to President Muhammadu Buhari

Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, Monday faulted the composition of Special Visitation Panel on the University of Lagos Vice Chancellors crisis by the Visitor of the University, President Muhammadu Buhari. President Buhari, who is the visitor of the University had directed the setting up of a special Visitation Panel and also ordered for a special Senate meeting. But ...

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Folasade Ogunsola: UNILAG Gets 1st Female Vice-Chancellor

Mrs Folasade Ogunsola UNILA VC

…As Folasade Ogunsola Seeks Support The University of Lagos (UNILAG) Senate  has named the Deputy Vice-Chancellor in charge of development services, Mrs Folasade Ogunsola, as the institution’s acting vice-chancellor. She is the first female to be so appointed in the history of the 58-year-old ivory institution. Prof. Chioma Agomo, Chairman of the Emergency Senate Committee, declared Ogunshola the winner of ...

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Gombe Governor Surprises State Ministry of Education

Gombe Governor Surprises State Ministry of Education 2

…Restates Commitment to Provision of Sound Education Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has reiterated that one of the cardinal programmes of his administration is to ensure that sound education is adequately and properly provided for the young people of the state right from the basic level. The Governor restated this when he paid an unscheduled visit to the ...

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