JAMB forgery: Anambra Commissioner gives reason for adopting embattled Mmesoma
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JAMB forgery: Anambra Commissioner gives reason for adopting embattled Mmesoma

Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh has adopted Miss Mmesoma Ejikeme, embattled student of Anglican Girls Secondary School, Nnewi, who allegedly tampered with her 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) result to emerge with the highest score. The Commissioner who spoke in Awka, while receiving an award in her office said she adopted

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Govt Shuts Down Onitsha School Over Negligence To Injured Toddler 
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Govt Shuts Down Onitsha School Over Negligence To Injured Toddler 

Anambra State government has announced immediate closure of the  Blessed Wisdom Model School at number 26 Ide Drive Federal Housing Estate Onitsha, Anambra State. The closure followed report to the Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh about a 2-year old pupil, Ifechukwu Davida Egbuninwe who sustained grievous bodily harm. According to the report, the victim

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Adhere strictly to laid down guidelines - Commissioner charges book reviewers 
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Adhere strictly to laid down guidelines – Commissioner charges book reviewers 

Anambra State Commissioner of Education, Prof Ngozi Chuma -Udeh, has charged the state book reviewers to be thorough in their reviews, adhering strictly to laid down guidelines so that the best out of the lot submitted for review would be selected. The commissioner gave the charge while flagging off the 2023/24 book review in preparation

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Fake JAMB top scorer: Anambra institutes panel of inquiry, says development embarrassing
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Fake JAMB top scorer: Anambra institutes panel of inquiry, says development embarrassing

Anambra State Government has instituted a panel of inquiry into the controversy trailing the highest scorer in the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Miss Ejikeme Joy Nmesoma, student of Anglican Girls Secondary School Uruagu, Nnewi, had earlier been celebrated after being announced as the highest scorer in the UTME with 362 aggregate. But Joint

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Soludo Awards Scholarship To State Torch Bearer Nkechinyere Umeh
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Soludo Awards Scholarship To State Torch Bearer Nkechinyere Umeh

Anambra State Government has awarded scholarship to Miss Nkechinyere Umeh of Anambra State, who came tops in the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).  Governor Chukwuma Soludo who announced the award through Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, expressed excitement that efforts of his administration at repositioning the education sector was yielding the desired dividend. 

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Anambra'll reclaim her center of excellence position in Education - Commissioner
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Anambra’ll reclaim her center of excellence position in Education – Commissioner

…she expressed confidence that with the support of Principals, the state would reclaim her center of excellence position Anambra State government has warned that school Principals in the State would be held responsible for any act or omission resulting in examination malpractice during the forthcoming West African Senior School Certificate Examination for in school candidates.

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WAEC: We'll hold supervisors responsible for exam malpractices
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WAEC: We’ll hold supervisors responsible for exam malpractices

…as commissioner announces sack of all former WAEC Supervisors in the State with effect from 2023 Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh has announced that Supervisors of West African Examination Council (WAEC) would be held responsible for any form of examination malpractice. She said such actions would lead to fine and other purnishments

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Anambra sets up schools in 283 markets 
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Anambra sets up schools in 283 markets 

The Anambra State government on Friday said it has established schools in 283 markets accross the State. The Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh stated this during a panel discussion at the on going Human Capacity Development conference holding at the International Convention Center Awka. She said the move is one of the measures by

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Teachers aiding exam malpractice risk sack in Anambra
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Teachers aiding exam malpractice risk sack in Anambra

…says present administration will not condone examination malpractice in any form Anambra State government has restated its commitment towards eradicating all forms of examination malpractices among teachers and students in the state. The Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh stated this while addressing Principals and Head teachers in schools in the state during the just

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Place society above personal interests in your reportage - Education commissioner urges journalists
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Place society above personal interests in your reportage – Education commissioner urges journalists

…encourages journalists to always abide by the ethics of the profession so as to effect positive change in the society Anambra state Commissioner for Education, Professor Ngozi Chuma-Udeh has urged journalists to always bear the interests of the society in mind while discharging their duties as the watchdogs of the society. Chuma-Udeh made the call

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Operating unapproved schools in Anambra criminal -  Education Commissioner
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Operating unapproved schools in Anambra criminal –  Education Commissioner

The Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh has warned proprietors of schools in the state against operation of unapproved schools, describing the act as criminal. Udeh stated this while addressing the over 1000 proprietors at the maiden edition of the Anambra academic retreat for private school owners held at Prof. Dora Akunyili Women Development Centre,

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