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FG To Use NYSC Scheme To Drive Change Philosophy

Posted: May 5, 2016 at 2:16 am   /   Education

Oyeniran Apata, Lagos As the 1,023 males and 1,112 female corps member deployed by the National Youth Corps Service (NYSC) […]

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Don Queries Wrong Mindset On Education Budget As Aid Drops By N119bn

Posted: May 4, 2016 at 4:56 pm   /   Education

Oyeniran Apata, Lagos A former lecturer at the Faculty of the California State University, Dominguez Hills, California and visiting Professor, […]

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CIPSMN Inducts 201 Graduate Professionals

Posted: May 4, 2016 at 4:50 pm   /   Education

The Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management of Nigeria (CIPSMN) has conferred final graduate diploma and awards on deserving […]

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NUC Urges Varsities To Access Free N796.2m e-content At NgREN

Posted: Apr 29, 2016 at 1:28 pm   /   Education

Oyeniran Apata, Lagos  The National Universities Commission (NUC) has urged Nigerian universities to access the N796.2 million EBSCOHost e-content through […]

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Oshiomhole’s Revolution In Education Has Paid Off – Obhakhan

Posted: Apr 28, 2016 at 6:44 pm   /   Education

Gideon Obhakhan, Commissioner for Education in Edo State in this exclusive interview with Isaac Olamikan, speaks on the state’s government […]

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UI Closed For Two Weeks Due To Fuel, Water Shortage

Posted: Apr 28, 2016 at 2:06 pm   /   Education

Oyeniran Apata LAGOS – For the second time in two months, the University of Ibadan (UI) has suffered a second closure […]

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Wolex Polytechnics Students Extol Independent’s Virtues

Posted: Apr 15, 2016 at 3:03 am   /   Education

Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase LAGOS Wolex Polytechnics Mass communication students under the aegis of the Association of Mass Communication Students (AMACOS) have […]

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Nigerian Girl Shatters U.S. Academic Records, Gets Admission Into All Ivy League Schools

Posted: Apr 5, 2016 at 5:25 pm   /   Education, News

    A high school student from Long Island is celebrating the rare feat of being accepted to all eight […]

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45,000 Participate In Cowbellpedia Maths Tests

Posted: Mar 31, 2016 at 5:34 pm   /   Education, News

  Ejikeme Omenazu LAGOS     It was excitement galore at different venues for the qualifying written examination for this […]

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CBT Cancellation: Anxiety Mounts Over Multi-million Naira Investments

Posted: Mar 31, 2016 at 5:24 pm   /   Education, News

  Oyeniran Apata LAGOS     The aftermath of the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that was characterised by […]

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Yet Again, Ghana Leads Nigeria, Others In WASSCE

Posted: Mar 30, 2016 at 5:30 am   /   Education, Latest News

The West African Examinations Council has announced the 2015 International Excellence Award, with Ghana again leading Nigeria, among other West […]

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Osun University Students Protests Renaming Of Varsity

Posted: Mar 26, 2016 at 3:00 am   /   Education

Gbenga Faturoti, Osogbo Students of Osun State University, recently renamed Bola Ige University by Governor Rauf Aregbesola, have kicked against […]

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Reps Honour UNILAG’s Best Dada

Posted: Mar 24, 2016 at 2:08 pm   /   Education, Latest News

The House of Representatives yesterday honoured Ayodele Dada for his outstanding academic performance. The University of Lagos (UNILAG) graduate of […]

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YABATECH Expels Six Final Year Students

Posted: Mar 23, 2016 at 4:28 pm   /   Education

The Academic Board of the Yaba College of Technology has expelled six final year students for presenting fake or altered […]

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APM Terminals Awards Nigerian Scholarships

Posted: Mar 23, 2016 at 7:42 am   /   Education

APM Terminals Apapa Limited has awarded scholarships to fifty Nigerian undergraduate students studying at local colleges and technical schools under […]

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FG Wades Into Alleged Sexual Assault Scandal at Queens College

Posted: Mar 23, 2016 at 7:33 am   /   Education

INNOCENT OWEH, Abuja The Federal Government has waded into an alleged sexual assault on a JSS 2 female student of […]

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PTA Investigates Alleged Sexual Harassment At Queens College

Posted: Mar 22, 2016 at 3:00 am   /   Education

The Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of Queens College, Lagos, on Monday said that it had set up panel to investigate alleged […]

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Aggrieved JAMB Candidates Besiege Lagos Assembly

Posted: Mar 16, 2016 at 1:04 am   /   Education

Oyeniran Apata, Lagos Hundreds of aggrieved candidates in the ongoing 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), on Tuesday, took their […]

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Global Partnership On Education Allocates $27m To Kano

Posted: Mar 16, 2016 at 1:00 am   /   Education

The Global Partnership on Education (GEP) has allocated $27 million to Kano State as part of its support to the […]

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NANS Rejects Renaming of Osun Tertiary Institutions

Posted: Mar 16, 2016 at 1:00 am   /   Education

Gbenga Faturoti, Osogbo The National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) Osun State Axis, has expressed displeasure over the recent renaming […]

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Kogi Shut As Students Protest Death Of Colleague

Posted: Mar 16, 2016 at 1:00 am   /   Education

Atabor Julius, Lokoja The Kogi Polytechnic has been shut indefinitely following the protest embarked by the students to register their […]

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Protest Rocks UNIOSUN Over ‘No Tuition, No Exams’ Policy

Posted: Mar 15, 2016 at 4:00 pm   /   Education

Students of the College of Education, Ipetu Ijesa Campus of the Osun State University protested the new policy of no […]

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Private Schools Down Tools Over Fayose’s New Tax Policy

Posted: Mar 15, 2016 at 12:00 am   /   Education

Yaqoub Popoola, Ado-Ekiti Owners of Private schools in Ekiti State were at daggers drawn with Governor Ayo Fayose over new […]

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Buhari Urges Universities To Support Fight Against Corruption

Posted: Mar 13, 2016 at 5:02 am   /   Education

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged universities in Nigeria to support the Federal Government’s fight against corruption. Buhari made the call […]

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Aregbesola Renames Osun Varsity After Bola Ige, Unveils Alakija As New Chancellor

Posted: Mar 9, 2016 at 11:12 pm   /   Education

Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Late Chief James Bola Ige, was on Wednesday honoured as […]

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