Prof. Abayomi Arigbabu, the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology in Ogun, has identified Technical and Vocational Education as an avenue to help Nigeria realising a sustainable economic transformation. Arigbabu made this assertions on Thursday at the induction of new corporate members and public lecture organised by the Nigerian Society...
The Digital Learning APAC Summit | 2022 was virtually held on the StreamOn platform on the 16th and 17th June, 2022. This conference was designed to bring the digital learning solution providers from all over the globe into the spotlight, which will aid in the modernizing and digitizing of...
The Edo Government says the introduction of its Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (EdoBEST) policy has increased the enrolment figure in common entrance/primary six examination in the state. The Commissioner for Education in the state, Dr Joan Osa-Oviawe, made the assertion on Monday in Benin, while assessing the conduct of...
The Association of Nursery and Primary Education Instructors in Nigeria (ANPEIN) on Friday urged Nigerians to be more intentional about the discipline and guidance of the African child in order for them to grow into responsible adults. The National President of the association, Mr Simeon Fowowe, made this plea in...
Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, Vice-Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, says the institution will continue to support and facilitate the training and learning of entrepreneurship among its students. Olatunji-Bello stated this at the institution’s Entrepreneurship Exhibition Fair 2022 (ENT 302 Practical Exhibition) at the main campus, Ojo, Lagos on Wednesday. She said...
The Kano state government on Wednesday said its free and compulsory education policy was geared towards tackling the high number of out-of-school children and other related issues. Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State said this at the opening of the quarterly meeting organised by the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC)...
No fewer than 500 residents in the riverine communities in Ilaje Local Government Area of Ondo State, on Wednesday benefited from the second phase of the Ilaje Rural Development Advocacy Committee Initiative (IRDC) free medical outreach.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that residents of Awoye, Opoakaba, Molutehin communities...
The Oyo State Government has directed all public primary schools in the state to immediately implement the teaching of History as an independent subject.     According to the directive, history history learning is to  start from the ongoing term, which is the 3rd term, of the 2021/2022 academic session.     Dr. Nureni Adeniran,the...
Chief Elias Mbam, governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), said he has developed a roadmap to boost education sector in Ebonyi. This is contained in a statement issued in Abakaliki on Monday by Mr Obinna Udenwe, Special Assistant to Mbam on Media and Publicity.. He said...
The Management of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Nasarawa State has inaugurated its Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers (HIRD) medical outreach for first quarter of 2022 in the state. The coordinator of the scheme in the state, Mr Abdullahi Jikamshi, inaugurated the medical outreach in Loko community in Nasarawa...
 True Teachers Consulting Services (TTCS), a Non-Government Organisation (NGO) says there is need for management of schools to go beyond certificates in employing the services of teachers at all levels. Mrs Violet Ubah, a consultant with the body, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...
Prof. Femi Mimiko, has said that proper implementation of true federalism and devolution of power in the country would help in tackling insecurity. Mimiko, who was a former Vice-Chancellor of Adekunle Ajasin University and Fulbright Alumnus said this in his keynote address which was presented virtually during the 17th Annual Conference...
The Students’ Union Government (SUG) of The Polytechnic, Ibadan has urged students to return to the campus and assured of the provision of maximum security by the school management. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that The Polytechnic Ibadan had recently witnessed several shooting incidents on the campus which...
The Senate on Tuesday at plenary passed a bill to repeal and re-enact the National Commission for Colleges of Education Act of 1989. Also passed was the bill to establish the Federal Polytechnic, Orozo.  The bills were passed following the consideration of two separate reports by the Committee on Tertiary Institutions and...
John Obaro, Group Managing Director of African technology giant, SystemSpecs, has urged students to acquire skills and attitudes necessary to thrive in a more technologically advanced future.Delivering the guest lecture during the recently held 10th matriculation ceremony of McPherson University, Ogun State, Obaro said “Today needs thinkers so that...
LEAP Africa - a youth-focused leadership development organisation has trained and graduated 450 students alongside 15 teachers in Federal Capital Territory,(FCT),Abuja on entrepreneurship education. The students and the teachers were specifically trained on critical thinking skills, creativity, innovations, public speaking, communication and negotiation skills. The Chief Operating Officer of LEAP Africa...
SystemSpecs Group, leading financial, human resources and ecommerce software technology giant, has invited  children in Nigeria to participate in the 30th anniversary edition of its annual Children's Day Essay Competition as part of its contributions to enhancing capacity development for national prosperity through technology. Divided into two categories – Junior (for children...