InterswitchSPAK 3.0 National Science Contest Registration Portal is Open

Interswitch has announced the commencement of this year’s edition of its national science competition, InterswitchSPAK 3.0 in Nigeria. Students from senior secondary schools are now free to register for the competition on the InterswitchSPAK portal henceforth. InterswitchSPAK is an annual…

Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential Award Competition 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has granted full scholarship up to doctorate degree level to three secondary school students who emerged winners at the 2020 Young Nigerian Scientists Presidential Award Competition. The scholarship is for them to study any science-related discipline of…

Professor Yemi Osinbajo to Attend Federal University Dutse 5th Convocation Ceremony

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is set to grace the 5th convocation of Federal University Dutse (FUD) Jigawa State and present a paper titled, “ Facing The New Decade”. The vice-chancellor of the university, Professor Fatima Batulu Mukhatar revealed this in…

ITF and NYSC to Setup Technical Committee for Corp Members Empowerment

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) have agreed to set up a technical committee to reinvigorate their partnership on the empowerment of corps members for self-employment. A statement by the director, Press and Public…

ASUU to Embark on Strike Over IPPIS

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to embark on strike if the Accountant General of the Federation stops salaries of lecturers this January. The association claimed the FG had noted that it would stop the salaries of the…

TETFUND Increases Research Funds to N7.5 Billion for Nigerian Universities

According to Professor Suleiman Bogoro, who is the Executive Secretary of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND), he disclosed that funds for National Research have been increased from N5 billion to N7.5 billion in the 2020 budget to boost the…

UBEC Says 2.6 Million Children Can’t Access Basic Education

UBEC, The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has stated that 2.6 million children nationwide are out of school due to distance from their homes and the location of schools, which is not in line with the two kilometer radius given…

Online Education Market Study 2019 | Market Projected for $350B by 2025

The “Online Education Market & Global Forecast, by End User, Learning Mode (Self-Paced, Instructor Led), Technology, Country, Company” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report studies the global online education market. The report provides an all-encompassing analysis of…

Ganduje, Kano State Governor Declares Free Education for Almajiris

Ganduje, Kano State Governor, on Saturday, declared free and compulsory education for almajiris and vowed that his administration would ensure that every child in Kano had unhindered access to qualitative education. Ganduje also reiterated his commitment to ensuring that almajiris…

Brain Builders International Presents Teens Speak Out 6.0

Teens Speak Out, an initiative of BRAIN BUILDERS INTERNATIONAL, is an academic competition that refines the talents in the Secondary School students. It doesn’t only help to discover, it equally ignites the skills (primarily reading, writing and public speaking) they…