How to Say Merry Christmas in 100 Different Languages

Christmas is one of the seasonal holidays that people around the world look forward to celebrating, even with just an exchange of a Merry Christmas in 100 different languages. Christmas is a religious tradition and a commercial and cultural event celebrated worldwide. It teems with different religious and secular practices and traditions. For Christians the [...]

FG Optimistic ASUU Strike Will End Soon

The federal government has stated that talks with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have so far been fruitful, expressing optimism that the ongoing strike by the university teachers, which has paralysed academic activities in the universities nationwide will soon be called off. The government’s optimism, according to the Minister of Labour and Employment, [...]

Poly lecturers begin nationwide strike today

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has said it is embarking on an indefinite nationwide strike on Wednesday. The ASUP National President, Usman Dutse, confirmed this to our correspondent in an interview on Tuesday, saying the strike would go on because the Federal Government had failed to implement the 2009 and 2017 agreements it reached [...]

ICYMI: Strike may end on Monday as FG, ASUU reach partial pact

Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige  The Federal Government and the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities have reached a partial agreement, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, announced on Monday. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Ngige made the announcement at a reconciliation meeting in Abuja aimed at finding [...]

Social Media As A Learning Tool

Five Suggested Uses for the Classroom Social media has become an important part of society in the 21st century. It's hard to find a person who doesn't have at least one form of social media, whether it be Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or even Pinterest. With the youngest Millennials being about 25, there is a new school-age [...]

How to Take Study Notes: 5 Effective Note Taking Methods and Essential Tips

How to Take Study Notes: 5 Effective Note Taking Methods and Essential Tips We understand that taking notes isn’t always easy, especially when your professor flips through lecture slides faster than you can blink. So, whether you’re in first year attending your first college lectures or in fourth year, experienced with taking lecture notes, we [...]

Envoy: Nigeria’s resolution on education to pass overwhelmingly at UN

A resolution, being sponsored by Nigeria to declare Jan. 24 every year as the International Day of Education, is expected to pass overwhelmingly at the UN General Assembly on Monday. Nigeria’s Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in New York that there had been no dissenting [...]

UNICEF: 700,000 Kaduna youths assisted with HIV/AIDS information in 2 years

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says it has assisted over 700,000 Adolescent and Young Person (AYPs) with HIV information in Kaduna State in the last two years. Dr Idris Baba, UNICEF’s HIV and AIDS Specialist, Kaduna Field Office, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Saturday [...]

FG slashes JAMB, NECO exams fees

Approves N14.7 bn new ECOWAS travel certificates  THE Federal Government on Wednesday announced drastic reduction in the cost of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB and National Examination Council, NECO, registration and examination fees. Applicants under the new arrangement will pay N3,500 as JAMB examination fees against the previous fees N5,000, N9,850 for Senior [...]

2018 WAEC GCE Result Statistics (Aug/Sept 2nd Series Exam) – 35.99% Obtained 5 Credits Including English & Maths

obtained credits in five (5) subjects & above, including English Language & Mathematics. 39, 557 candidates obtained credits and above in a minimum of five subjects including English Language and Mathematics. The figure represents 35.99 per cent of 109, 902 candidates that sat the examination. Mr Olu Adenipekun, Head of National Office (HNO) of the [...]

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