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Kogi State

Kogi to probe inflation of WAEC fee from N230m to N500m

Gov. Idris Wada of Kogi, said on Wednesday that the state government would prosecute officials involved in the inflation of WAEC examination fees for final year secondary school students in the state, NAN reports. The governor, who spoke shortly after inspecting work on some projects in Lokoja, said that the officials had inflated the money [...]

By |2015-01-28T14:43:52+01:00January 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Kogi teachers shun resumption over N18,000 minimum wage

Teachers in public primary and junior secondary schools in Kogi in Kogi have refused to resume for the 2014/1015 academic session on Sept. 29 as directed by the State Government. The teachers, under the aegis of Basic Education Staff Association of Nigeria (BESAN), said in a statement in Lokoja on Sunday that they would not [...]

By |2014-09-29T10:29:20+01:00September 29th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kogi State de-lists 449 illegal schools

NO fewer than 449 schools have been delisted by the Kogi State Government for illegal operation for contravening the guidelines on the establishment and operation of private schools in the state. Governor Idris Wada announced this, yesterday, at a briefing commemorating the state’s 23rd anniversary. Wada stated that the decision to de-list the schools followed [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:52:15+01:00August 29th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment