Category: Education

FG to fence Usmanu Dan Fodio University with N3.26bn

The Federal Executive Council yesterday approved N3, 269,761,783.43 for the perimeter fencing of Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto (UDUS). The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, said the contract was awarded…

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Education as a catalyst for Oyetola’s development agenda ( Part I)

Quality education is the springboard for genuine progress. The great Plato even says so in his preachment. Plato was a Greek aristocrat, philosopher and dialectician who was hostile to everything…

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Priority is important in all we do, otherwise purpose will be defeated

I attended a graduation ceremony for JSS3 and SS3 in a very large school run by a well known religious organization and left the place disappointed on the account of…

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How My Parents Pushed Me Into Trouble

My father noticed my oratory skills in me very early in life, so he insisted that I must be a teacher. My mother also noticed that I love to care…

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After Eight Months ASUU Calls Off Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has suspended its eight-month strike to press home their demands from the federal government. The decision was taken at the National Executive Council…

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ASUU NEC To Hold Meeting Overnight

The meeting which is a meeting of the leadership of the union was convened to allow the leadership of the union take the final decision on the protracted strike. Speaking…

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‘ASUU Should Not Flout Court Order’

Foremost Islamic organization, The Muslim Congress (TMC), has cautioned the leadership of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) against disobedience of  court order. TMC advised ASUU to call off its…

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Foreign Education Gulped $609.5m In Eight Months — CBN

Nigerians spent $609.5m on foreign education between January and August 2022. The figure is contained in the data obtained from the Central Bank of Nigeria, calculated based on the information…

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Buhari At Budget Presentation Says FG Expects Better Understanding From ASUU

President Muhammadu Buhari said the Federal Government expected better understanding on issues involved from striking members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). Buahri said this Friday at the…

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Appeal Court Orders ASUU To Resume Immediately For It To Appeal NIC Ruling

The Court of Appeal has granted the Academic Staff Union of Universities permission to appeal the ruling of the National Industrial Court, which ordered the union to call off its…

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