Category: Education

ASUU Begins Indefinite Nationwide Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced an indefinite nationwide industrial action. The National President of the union, Dr. Biodun Ogunyemi,...

Amosun Holds Meeting With OOU Governing Body

The Ogun State governor Ibikunle Amosun has met with the governing council of the Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago Iwoye Ogun state to chart a course for improving the...

Teachers decry inclusion of primary schools under council autonomy

Teachers in Ekiti State yesterday protested against planned inclusion of primary school administration in the proposed autonomy of local councils. They said their...

Teachers Oppose Handover Of Payment Of Their Salaries To Local Councils

The Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) says the union is opposed to handover of payment of primary schools teachers’ salaries to the local government councils. Mr Simon...

Some post-graduate students can’t defend their projects – Dean

Jonathan Babalola, dean of the post graduate school, University of Ibadan (UI), says that some students can’t defend research projects they claim to have conducted....

Nigerian Army University To Kick Off By September – Buratai

The Nigerian Army University Biu in Borno state, will start operation in September, Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff (COAS), has said. Buratai, made the disclosure...

Nasarawa school principals ignore labour’s call to strike, supervise NECO exams

School principals in Nasarawa state on Monday ignored an earlier appeal by labour for them not to supervise the National Examination Council (NECO) in the area. The...

Why we stopped school feeding programme – El-Rufai

The Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, has said that it temporarily ended the school feeding programme last year because the Federal Government did not...