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, Completesports.com 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

Former ASUU Chairman: Education sector should be overhauled after Coronavirus

Former ASUU Chairman, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) chapter, Dr Taiwo Oloruntoba-Oju has urged government to completely overhaul the education sector at all levels after the COVID-19 pandemic dies down. He maintained this will help the country effectively tackle future challenges. “COVID-19 is another wake- up call for the administration and overhauling of the education sector [...]

By |2020-05-14T14:13:24+01:00May 14th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

School feeding: FG asks DSS, EFCC, ICPC, others to monitor contractors

THE federal government has requested the Department of State Service, DSS, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission, ICPC, the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB as well as civil society and non-governmental organisations to help monitor contractors engaged in the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme, NHGSFP, expected to started across [...]

By |2020-05-13T15:08:16+01:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Afe Babalola counsels on gradual reopening of schools

The founder and Chancellor of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Aare Afe Babalola, has offered suggestions on how the Federal Government can reopen tertiary institutions, as well as secondary and primary schools, in the country within four weeks. Babalola, in a 15-point statement released in Ado-Ekiti on Monday, said the persistent rise in the [...]

By |2020-05-13T11:07:14+01:00May 13th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Education, news|0 Comments

Edo Gets New Federal College of Education

The federal government has approved the take off of a federal college of education in Edo State to boost Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) in the state. The college is among the six federal colleges of education approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, disclosed this during an inspection of [...]

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