The Federal Government on Monday finally asked schools in the country to reopen for graduating pupils in primary six, JSS 3 and SSS 3, effective August 4. It was also brought public that the West African Senior School Certificate Examination...
The Federal Government has issued out that SS3 which has to be the final year secondary school students may have to sit for the General Certificate Examinations (GCE) in November if there is no shift in the timetable of the West African Examination...
The Government of Oyo State has approved the cancellation of the third term for the 2019/2020 session with students promotion to be based on their academic performance of the first and second terms. The state's executive council arrived at the decision and was announced...
BENIN CITY – WORKERS and pensioners of the College of Education, Ekiadolor in Edo State Monday protested the none payment of their salaries and allowances for the past 11 months.The workers who dressed in all black attires and with several placards displaying anti-government...
The Federal Government has given school owners up to July 29 to meet all the COVID-19 guidelines released for the safe reopening of schools.The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, made this known today July 17.According to a statement released by the Ministry of Education's Director...
The Federal Government (FG) has said that it was not yet safe for academic activities to resume in schools across the country. The Minister of state for education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, said this while addressing journalists at the end of the eighth virtual federal executive...
The six South-West states have expressed readiness to reopen schools for students, to sit for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). This was contained in the resolutions reached by the state governments at the end of a virtual meeting organized by...
The Ekiti State Government on Wednesday announced the change in resumption of students in graduating classes at both public and private schools from July 20 to Aug. 3. The Commissioner for Education, Mr Foluso Daramola, gave this new date during a media chart in...
The private school operators in the country have lamented that some parents of their students, who registered for this year’s West African Senior Secondary School Examination (WASSCE) being conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) as well as that of the National Examinations Council (NECO) have...
There are indications the Federal Government may take over payment of outstanding salaries of private school teachers in the country. This is aimed at mitigating the hardship they face presently due to the closure of schools throughout the country as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Nigerian government yesterday disclosed new guidelines ahead of the planned resumption of schools but refused to give a date for students to resume. This follows the release by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), that new research findings have shown that COVID-19 may...
Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of Bauchi State expressed his delight over the establishment of a Federal College of Education in Jamaare, headquarters of Jama’are Local Government Area of the state and pledged his support for the smooth taking -off of the institution. He...
The Federal Government of Nigeria has canceled the earlier announced resumption of schools for graduating classes. This was stated by the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, while speaking to State House Correspondents after the weekly Federal Executive Council presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari...
Management of the Federal Polytechnic Oko, Anambra state has appealed to relevant security agencies to fish out the masterminds of the recent bloody incident within the school community before the resumption of the institution. The institution made the appeal in a statement issued...
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced the reopening of schools for students in “transitional classes." The Governor, who made this known in a live broadcast, directed students in Basic Six, JSS 3 and SS3 to resume on August 3rd, 2020.
The National Youth Service corps (NYSC) has sent out notification of physical verification of credentials and travel documents of foreign trained graduates of the 2020 BATCH ‘A’ STREAM II SERVICE YEAR. According to the notice in its verified tweeter handle it say "this...
Miss Maduafokwa Agnes Egoagwuagwu has been praised after she got the highest JAMB score in 2020 UTME.  Miss Agnes emerged as the candidate with the highest UTME aggregate for the year 2020 scoring 365 out of 400.  She is the President of...
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday kicked against the reopening of schools by the Federal Government following to the COVID-19 pandemic currently ravaging the country.National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, who stated this in Ota, Ogun State, said the Federal Government needed to address...
The Federal Government of Nigeria listed six conditions to be met by all schools and universities in the country before they can be allowed to reopen amid coronavirus pandemic. These six conditions are to protect pupils and students against Coronavirus.
Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Oko, Anambra state Engr. Dr. Francisca Nwafulugo has charged management committee members of the institution to develop positive attitude towards achieving the set goals of the Polytechnic. Nwafulugo gave the advice during the inauguration of the committee in line with...
The Governor of Cross River state, Ben Ayade has given a date for all public schools to resume. All public schools in Cross River State have been ordered to resume June 16.  The State governor, Senator Ben Ayade announced this in a statement made...
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has directed that Almajiri system of education be integrated fully into the formal education system in the state. In view of this, the commissioner for education Dr Muhammad Idris has inaugurated a 12 man committee to...
President Muhammadu Buhari, has appointed Professor Godswill Obioma, as the new Registrar/Chief Executive officer of the National Examination Council NECO. This is coming barely two days after removing Professor Charles Uwakwe as the Registrar of the examination body. THE DAILY...
The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) says it will begin a 14-day warning strike in Federal Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education, over shortfall in payment of its members’ salaries. Mr Peters Adeyemi, General Secretary of NASU, made this...
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says the May/June 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, 2020 (WASSCE), has not been cancelled. In a statement by the Head of WAEC, Nigeria, Mr Patrick Areghan, on Sunday, the body explained that a notice alleging...
The National Examinations Council has debunked rumours that the council has postponed the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination and Basic Education Certificate Examination due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The council stated this in a statement issued by its Head of Information, Mr Azeez...
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has embarked on an indefinite strike action. The union’s President, Biodun Ogunyemi, at a press briefing in its National Secretariat in Abuja on Monday, noted that the Federal Government had failed to address the issues raised by...
The authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, have announced the closure of the university until further notice. A release by the Public Relations Officer of the University, Abiodun Olarewaju, on Friday, said this was in compliance with directives from the Federal Government.
Adamawa Government has directed all schools to close down academic activities on Friday, March 27 as a preventive measure against the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to the state. The directive was contained in a statement by the state Commissioner for Education, Mrs Wilbina Jackson...
The Federal Government has ordered the closure of all the 104 Unity Schools in the country from March 26 as a proactive step aimed at preventing the spread of the dreaded Coronavirus. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Education, Mr Sonny Echono who gave the order...