Nigerian govt announces locations of six new colleges of education

The federal government has announced the locations of the six newly approved federal colleges of education, one in each of the six geo-political zones of Nigeria. In a statement on Monday, the spokesperson for the Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Gooong, said the six colleges of education will take-off in October. “The attention of the [...]

By |2020-05-19T12:01:14+01:00May 19th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Imo government to reposition state university, IMSU

The Imo Governor, Sen. Hope Uzodinma, on Saturday announced his administration’s plan to reposition the Imo State University (IMSU) for academic excellence. Uzodinma who made the announcement while receiving a report from the institution’s visitation panel in Owerri said that the state was poised to take the university to a competitive and admirable height. “It [...]

By |2020-05-18T14:04:07+01:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Schools to remain closed – NUT

The Nigerian Union of Teachers has said that it wants primary and secondary schools, both private and public, to remain closed as long as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread in the country. The Secretary-General of the union, Dr Mike Ene, said this in an interview with our correspondent on Thursday in Abuja. Ene explained [...]

By |2020-05-18T12:47:57+01:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

24 Girls Trafficked From Akwa-ibom For Prostitution Rescued In Lagos

We collect N1,500 from customers – 13yr old victim Twenty-four girls who were trafficked from Akwa-Ibom State to Lagos, for prostitution, were rescued at Abbatoir, Agege area of the state, by the Police, Thursday. Arrested, were four men suspected to have brought them. The girls whose ages were between 13 and 22 years, lived in [...]

By |2020-05-18T10:42:29+01:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Timi Adelakun Sets New GPA Record At South Broward High School

The first black valedictorian of South Broward High School’s graduating class has a record-setting GPA. “As of now, it’s a 5.6045,” said senior Timi Adelakun. “I think by graduation it’ll go a little bit higher, but that’s my number.” The 18-year-old has earned the highest recorded GPA at the Hollywood school. “It’s good, especially the [...]

By |2020-05-15T11:47:33+01:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

I don’t have sex with my partner – Actress Juliana Olayode “Toyo Baby” (video)

Nollywood actress, Juliana Olayode popularly known as Toyo Baby has reiterated her stance on sexual purity years after she ignited a row of controversy with her "virginity movement". The actress who shared her view in an Instalive chat recalled losing her virginity to her music teacher. She, however, stated that the action never stopped her [...]

By |2020-05-15T11:12:05+01:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

COVID-19: FUTA dons advise Nigerians to boost immunity with uziza, iru, others

Ukazi, oha, uziza, iru are common vegetables and spices used in cooking delicious local dishes, but researchers at the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) say they have natural anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-hypertensive properties useful for boosting the immune system. They advised Nigerians to fortify their meals with these herbs and spices to strengthen their [...]

By |2020-05-15T10:56:25+01:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Finidi George Makes LaLiga African All-time Eleven List

Former Nigeria international Finidi George has been included in LaLiga’s African All-time Eleven list, reports. The Africa LaLiga All-time best list which is a five minutes video of the selected players – past and present – was compiled by SuperSports and published on their verified Twitter handle. Finidi’s inclusion in the list is due [...]

By |2020-05-15T10:18:53+01:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Osun Assembly directs UNIOSUN to extend fees deadline

The Osun State House of Assembly has prevailed on the Management of Osun State University (UNIOSUN) to extend the deadline for tuition fees payment. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Speaker, Mr. Kunle Alabi, noted that the intervention became necessary to save students of the university who almost lost their admission for [...]

By |2020-05-14T14:58:45+01:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Imo state leads others in JAMB malpractice list

With 27 candidates, Imo State leads 31 states and the FCT on the examination malpractice list of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for the 2020 United Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). JAMB’s Public Relations Officer Dr. Fabian Benjamin told The Nation that some of the 195 candidates on the list had already been arraigned [...]

By |2020-05-14T13:17:27+01:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments