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EDUCATION

BREAKING: Lagos State Pegs Entry Age For Secondary School At 12.

The Lagos State Government has pegged entry age into all secondary schools (both public and private) in the state at 12 years beginning from the next academic session. The state government said it took the decision to check the influx of under-aged children into junior secondary school one (JSS1).

  11 months ago ago
BREAKING: Lagos State Pegs Entry Age For Secondary School At 12.

EDUCATION

A'Ibom SSEB: Check List Of Successful Candidates Who Sat For The CBT Exams Here

Akwa Ibom State Ministry of Education has released the names of candidates who have been shortlisted for the State Secondary Education Recruitment for 2021. Recall that the government of Akwa Ibom State had earlier organised a computer based test for all applicants who applied for the state's teaching job, in the month of March this year.

  1 year ago ago
A'Ibom SSEB: Check List Of Successful Candidates Who Sat For The CBT Exams Here

EDUCATION

OPINION : Why Ogun State Government Issued A Stay At Home Order To All Public Secondary Schools

The recent stay at home order given by Ogun State Ministry of Education Science and Technology instructing all Students in Public Secondary schools to stay at home till Thursday 29th, July 2021 but to return back to their respective Schools on Friday 30th, July 2021 when all Public primary and Secondary Schools as well as Government Science and technical colleges in the State are to officially end the 2020/ 2021 Academic Session, in order to prevent the reoccurrence of violent attacks that has now become the order of the day between rivalry gangs among the Students, has led the state government through the Ministry of education science and technology to issue the stay at home order.

  1 year ago ago
OPINION : Why Ogun State Government Issued A Stay At Home Order To All Public Secondary Schools

EDUCATION

Rivers State Ministry of Education makes announcement concerning the 2021 National Examination Council (NECO).

The Rivers State Ministry of Education has given an announcement concerning the 2021 National Examination Council (NECO).That Monday, the 26th of April, 2021 is now the fixed date for the final deadline for the submission of interested candidates for the 2021 NECO examination.Therefore, parents, guardians, principals of Government Seniors Secondary Schools and any other person who is involved in the examination should take note, that before the end of Monday, the 26th of April, 2021, every interested candidate for the 2021 NECO examination must have had their names submitted to the office of the permanent secretary of the ministry.

  1 year ago ago
Rivers State Ministry of Education makes announcement concerning the 2021 National Examination Council (NECO).

EDUCATION

Academic Staff Union of Universities to Meet Federal Government to Avoid Strike

The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke confirmed that the Union has been asked to meet with the Ministry of Labour concerning the impending strike. This is to discuss matters about the Memorandum of Action (MoA) signed with the Federal Government in December 2020 before the strike was called off the same month.

  1 year ago ago
Academic Staff Union of Universities to Meet Federal Government to Avoid Strike

EDUCATION

Edo state: Ministry of Education release date for Primary School Certificate Examination.

As we can have it, the annual Primary School Certificate Examination (PSCE), will be written this year by God's grace.Last year, 2020, students were unable to write their exam because of the novel Corona virus outbreak and they were only given their testimonial.

  1 year ago ago
Edo state: Ministry of Education release date for Primary School Certificate Examination.

EDUCATION

Ministry Of Education Conduct Screening Examination For Applicants Applying For Teaching Job

Teaching service Commission Tescom and the State Universal Basic Education Board Subeb has conducted a computer based test CBT in respect to Ogun TEACH Program organised by Ogun State Ministry Of Education Science And Technology.The test took place at the ICT hall of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Abeokuta.Fully on the ground to monitor the exercise was the state Commissioner for Education Science And Technology, Professor Abayomi Arigbabu who stated the essence of the exercise adding that the selection process was done on merit.

  1 year ago ago
Ministry Of Education Conduct Screening Examination For Applicants Applying For Teaching Job

EDUCATION

2 Indisputable Ways The New Teachers' Salary Structure President Buhari Approved Will Improve Nigeria

In his administration, President Muhammadu Buhari has done several successful things to boost the economy of the country thereby making life comfortable for Nigerians, as the President again, approved the enhanced salary structure and retirement age in favour of the Nigerian teachers. Photo credit: Vanguard Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, who is the Minister of State for Education, disclosed that teachers will begin to enjoy the new salary structure promised by President Muhammadu Buhari that is to take effect in January 2022, as the teachers would also enjoy elongated years of service ranging from 35 to 40 years.

  10 months ago ago
2 Indisputable Ways The New Teachers' Salary Structure President Buhari Approved Will Improve Nigeria

EDUCATION

LASPOTECH to become Lagos State University of Science and Technology

The Ministry of Education in Lagos State plans to upgrade the Lagos state Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) ,which is located at Ikorodu to Lagos State university of Science and Technology. Mr Tokunbo Wahab, who is a Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor, mentioned it at the ministry of education press briefing in the second anniversary of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu administration commemoration which took place on Friday 21st of May 2021.

  1 year ago ago
LASPOTECH to become Lagos State University of Science and Technology

EDUCATION

Make Agric Science A Compulsory Subject For Students In A'Ibom State - Governor Tells Ministry

The government of Akwa Ibom State has directed that Agricultural Science should be taught as a compulsory subject to every student in Secondary Schools within the state.The state government gave the order to the State's Ministry of Education to enable the students have early information and experience on crop production and animals rearing.

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Make Agric Science A Compulsory Subject For Students In A'Ibom State - Governor Tells Ministry

EDUCATION

From January 2022, teachers will benefit from a new compensation structure –FG

According to Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Minister of State for Education, teachers would begin to benefit from the new salary structure announced by President Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) in January 2022. Nwajiuba made the announcement at a Ministry of Education conference in Abuja on Thursday. The seminar was part of preparations for World Teachers Day in 2021, which would be held under the subject "Teachers at the Heart of Education Recovery."

  10 months ago ago
From January 2022, teachers will benefit from a new compensation structure –FG

EDUCATION

Only Pupils That Have National Identification Number Can Register For Exams - Kano State Government

The Government of Kano state urge pupils of public schools to make sure they have National Identification Number so that they can be eligible to register for examinations. This news was issued by the chief public Relations Officer Aliyu Yusuf and disclosed by the State Commissioner for Education, Sanusi Saidu-kiru.

  1 year ago ago
Only Pupils That Have National Identification Number Can Register For Exams - Kano State Government

EDUCATION

Strike: We re Still Consulting-ASUU

Recall that the Academic Union Staff of Universities (ASUU) gave the Federal Government of Nigeria an ultimatum till Tuesday which has expired to implement the Agreement signed with the Union. ASUU President, Prof. Emmanuel Sodoke said they are still meeting with their members for consultation, and to disclose the next line of action.

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Strike: We re Still Consulting-ASUU

HEALTH

Are you tempted to step out of your home? Ignore the feeling and stay inside– India warns citizens

The Government of India, has warned it's citizens, to stay indoor as they fight the spread of the deadly virus facing their country. The Ministry of Education, Government of India, shared this information on their official Twitter Page, warning the citizens of the country, to stay inside as they fight the spread of the deadly virus in their country.

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Are you tempted to step out of your home? Ignore the feeling and stay inside– India warns citizens

EDUCATION

Nigerian Teachers to receive enhance salaries and also to spend 40 years in service

The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, disclosed that Nigerian teachers begin to benefit from the salary structure promised by Buhari's administration from January Next year. In a symposium organized by the Ministry of Education, it is part of the activities to mark the forthcoming 2021 World Teachers Day with the theme "Teacher at the Heart of Education Recovery".

  10 months ago ago
Nigerian Teachers to receive enhance salaries and also to spend 40 years in service

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: FG inaugurates committee to draft bill to transit to knowledge economy, FG remains committed to lifting Nigerians out of poverty

FG inaugurates committee to draft bill to transit to knowledge economy Photo credit: Vanguard The Ministry of Education has inaugurated an 11-member National Research and Development Foundation(NRDF) Draft Executive Bill Committee to define the path of Nigeria’s knowledge economy. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr Sonny Echono, inaugurated the committee on behalf of the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu on Tuesday, in Abuja.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: FG inaugurates committee to draft bill to transit to knowledge economy, FG remains committed to lifting Nigerians out of poverty

EDUCATION

School Sports: Governor Umahi hosts 1,671 School Sports contingents

The Ebonyi State Governor, His Excellency, Engr.Chief David Nweze Umahi; FNSE, FNATE, in order to cub the creepily effects of social vises in the state, and to exculpate the saying that "all work without play, makes a boy dull", has organized and kicked off School Sports competition in all the 13 local government areas of the state.

  1 year ago ago
School Sports: Governor Umahi hosts 1,671 School Sports contingents

EDUCATION

JAMB Announces That No General Cut-off Mark Would Be Used For Admission This Year

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says no particular cut-off mark will be issued this year, as all universities in Nigeria, will determine what their cut-off mark will be. This was disclosed during the "2021 Policy Meeting on Admissions To Tertiary Institutions In Nigeria", which was held on Tuesday August 31, 2021.

  11 months ago ago
JAMB Announces That No General Cut-off Mark Would Be Used For Admission This Year

EDUCATION

OPINION: What May Happen In Nigeria As FG Ban SS1 & SS2 Students From Writing WAEC, NECO Or NABTEB

Photo used as an illustration Some hours ago, Daily Post reported that the FG of Nigeria, with the support of stakeholders in the Ministry of Education, has banned SS1 and SS2 students from seating for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), National Examination Council (NECO) and National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB).

  10 months ago ago
OPINION: What May Happen In Nigeria As FG Ban SS1 & SS2 Students From Writing WAEC, NECO Or NABTEB

EDUCATION

Children's safety kits are now available from FG.

Nigeria's federal government launched 40 million safety kits for schoolchildren on Thursday. On Thursday, the Ministry of Education, in partnership with the National Union of Road Transport Workers, launched a campaign called "Children Accident Prevention Initiative." Sonny Echono, the ministry's Permanent Secretary, claimed that the figures demonstrated a rise in the number of school children involved in traffic accidents without any proportionate increase in the number of school children killed in traffic accidents.

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Children's safety kits are now available from FG.