Kano State Announce Free Scholarship for Students with Special Neeeds

Kano State Government says it has provided free scratch cards to enable eligible students with special needs to enrol in its online scholarship registration. Alhaji Abubakar Zakari, the Executive Secretary, Kano State Scholarship Board, disclosed this in a statement on…

National Directorate of Employment to Employ 1,850 Graduates

The National Directorate of Employment (NDE) on Friday informed that it is recruiting a total of 1,850 young graduates from the 36 states of the federation, including the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), for a three-month internship programme. The graduates, according…

Covid19 Positive Student Writes WAEC Gombe Isolation Center

Covid19 Positive student writes WAEC examination from the isolation centre in Gombe state. The Government Science Secondary School Gombe student who is Covid19 Positive took part in the Mathematics exam that was written on Monday, August 17, 2020, according to…

WAEC Maths Exam Did Not Leak Says WAEC

WAEC Maths exam did not leak, says the head of public affairs at West African Examination Council (WAEC). The West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for School Candidates 2020 started on Monday four months behind schedule with claims the…

UNILAG VC: Union Demand Reinstatement of Vice Chancellor

UNILAG VC should be reinstated. All the industrial unions in the University of Lagos, UNILAG, operating under the aegis of Joint Staff Union, JSU, are currently holding a Congress where the issue of the sack of the UNILAG VC Vice-Chancellor,…

COVID-19 FCTA Warns School Authority

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), on Thursday, warned the principals of government-owned secondary schools against non-compliance with COVID-19 safety guidelines. The Chairman, FCT Ministerial Enforcement Taskforce on COVID-19 Restrictions, Ikharo Attah gave the warning during an inspection tour of…

United Nations Claims Over 800m Children Lack Handwashing Facilities at School

United Nations in a new briefing claims nearly 820 million children worldwide lack basic handwashing facilities at school, increasing the risk of coronavirus contagion, United Nations agencies said on Thursday. Two in five schools do not provide children with soap…

Ogun Receives First Batch Of Home Grown School Food

The Ogun State Government has taken delivery of the first batch of food items for the Home Grown School Feeding Programme by the Federal Government. The food items which include rice, beans, salt, palm oil and vegetable oil are to…

Babalola recommends prescriptions for resumption of schools in four weeks

The Founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Aare Afe Babalola (SAN), yesterday offered prescriptions on how the Federal Government could reopen schools and universities within four weeks in phases. The legal luminary noted that “only the Almighty God Himself…

FG Begins Feeding 3.1m School Pupils at Home Tomorrow

The Federal Government said it would commence the feeding of 3.1 million schoolchildren at home from Monday, starting with those in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, Lagos, and Kano State. Recall that in March, the government shut down schools,…