Zenith bank will continue to support efforts to close digital skills gap – Amangbo

Zenith bank will continue to support efforts to close digital skills gap – Amangbo

Zenith Bank Plc. has restated its commitment to supporting efforts geared toward closing the digital skill gaps in the country. Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Office of the bank, Peter Amangbo, made this commitment at the 2018 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship Award sponsored by Zenith Bank in Lagos on Wednesday. Amangbo, who was […]

NUC coming up with ICT framework for undergraduates

NUC coming up with ICT framework for undergraduates

Chris Steven, Abuja The National Universities Commission (NUC) says it is planning a framework that would make all university undergraduates pass through an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) training. This, the Commission said would bridge the gap in ICT among university graduates. Chairman of ICT Development Committee in NUC, Johnson Asinugo, gave the indication at […]

12 Students of OAU suspended indefinitely for engaging in cultist related activities

12 Students of OAU suspended indefinitely for engaging in cultist related activities

The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, has placed six of its students on indefinite suspension over alleged involvement in cultism. The affected students are Onyekwusi Praise and Udeh John from the department of arts and social science education; Oladoye Oluwatobi, Ayeyi Damilola and Davis Jesulayomi of English department; and Ojo Abiodun, a student of microbiology. They […]

Four primary school teachers to showcase Obaseki’s education reforms in Canada

Four primary school teachers to showcase Obaseki’s education reforms in Canada

BY ISAAC OLAMIKAN Four outstanding teachers championing the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (Edo-BEST) Programme in schools across Edo State have clinched an all-expense paid trip to Canada to attend and showcase public education reforms by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration at the 27th edition of the Edo National Association Worldwide (ENAW) convention. The teachers are […]

Lecturer dismissed over sexual harassment allegation

Lecturer dismissed over sexual harassment allegation

A lecturer in the Department of Geology in Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger state, has been dismissed by the management of the institution over sexual harassment. Omanayin Yunusa Adinoyi is alleged to have sexually assaulted a female student in his department who took his course. An investigation was carried out after the case was […]

Obaseki’s Education reform: Edo SUBEB to graduate 5000 primary school teachers in batches

Obaseki’s Education reform: Edo SUBEB to graduate 5000 primary school teachers in batches

BY ISAAC OLAMIKAN Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki’s basic education reforms have received a major boost, as the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) is set to graduate three batches of 5, 000 teachers under the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (Edo-BEST) Teachers’ Professional Development (TPD) phase II programme. In a statement, Acting Chairman […]

FUL Expels 13 Final Year Students Over Examination Malpractices

FUL Expels 13 Final Year Students Over Examination Malpractices

Bayo Oywale, Lokoja Tension has continued to  mount over the expulsion 13 final year  students of Department of Economics of Federal University, Lokoja who were allegedly involved in examination malpractices. The victims were said to have been caught during the examinations some months ago in the institution. It was gathered a suspected a lecturer had […]

Kirikiri prison inmate to bag PhD in Criminology Studies, says VC

Kirikiri prison inmate to bag PhD in Criminology Studies, says VC

Chris Steven, Abuja An inmate of the Kirikiri Maximum Security Prison, Lagos, has been admitted into a doctorate programme of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). The prisoner, according to Abdalla Uba Adamu, Vice Chancellor of the University, is currently undergoing studies for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme in Criminology Studies. The VC […]

LASU Undergraduate Student rescued after Jumping into Lagos Lagoon

LASU Undergraduate Student rescued after Jumping into Lagos Lagoon

Olaniyi Eniolawun An undergraduate student of Lagos State University, LASU, Kingsley Gabriel, Monday, jumped into Lagos lagoon. Gabriel was, however, rescued alive by officials of the Lagos State Waterways Authority, LASWA. It was gathered that the student jumped from Falomo Bridge into the lagoon at about 11 am, leaving no reason for his action. Confirming […]

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