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EDUCATION

IBB and the Establishment of Polytechnics

Apart from his efforts towards the establishment of universities, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida (IBB) established a number of polytechnics and institutions that award National Diploma. He also tried to maintain even national spread of the schools. Let us take a glimpse at some of these institutions.

  9 months ago ago
IBB and the Establishment of Polytechnics

EDUCATION

Federal Institutions That Admit Students UTME Score Of 100

If you scored above 100 in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME), you can still gain admission into a federal institution. There are some federal specialized institutions that admit candidates that scored above JAMB minimum cut off mark. These little-known institutions award National Diploma (ND) so candidates that graduate from the schools are equal in ranks to any polytechnic graduate.

  7 months ago ago
Federal Institutions That Admit Students UTME Score Of 100

MILITARY

Specialized Military ND Awarding Institutions In Nigeria

There are four military schools that award National Diploma (ND) listed among the thirty six specialized institutions by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE). Two of them are owned by the Nigerian Army while the other two belong to the Nigerian Navy. These institutions are established to train military personnel and not opened to the public.

  7 months ago ago
Specialized Military ND Awarding Institutions In Nigeria

SOCIETY

Meet Afeez Agoro, the tallest man in Nigeria.

Afeez Agoro was brought into the world in the city of Sabo Yaba, Lagos State, Nigeria on 13 December 1975 as the last offspring of three children for his mom who was the second spouse of his late dad. Afeez moved with his family to Akoka Yaba where he grew up and furthermore had his schooling, he went to St. Finbarr's College, Yaba.

  10 months ago ago
Meet Afeez Agoro, the tallest man in Nigeria.

POLITICS

Meet Three Female Senators That May Likely Contest For Governorship Seat In Their Different States

As we approach the 2023 general election, the available indication has shown that these three female Senators who are currently serving in the Nigerian Senate may likely Contest the governorship seat of their states. 1. Dahiru Aishatu Ahmed the senator representing the good people of Adamawa Central senatorial district is one of the female senators that may become the executive governor of Adamawa state in 2023, because of his popularity and the love she has for the women in the state.

  9 months ago ago
Meet Three Female Senators That May Likely Contest For Governorship Seat In Their Different States

EDUCATION

Oldest Specialized Institutions That Admit UTME Candidates With Low Score In Nigeria

There are thirty six schools that are listed as Specialized Institutions by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE). Most of these institutions are owned by the federal government and easily admit candidates with low scores in the Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME). Let us take a glimpse at the oldest among these institutions.

  7 months ago ago
Oldest Specialized Institutions That Admit UTME Candidates With Low Score In Nigeria

SOCIETY

Police Arrest Fake Corp Member With Forged Certificates - What Could Be His Reason For This Act?

Photo of suspect, Dada Ayomilekan Photo Credit: PRESSPOL ADAMAWA FACEBOOK According to Punch Newspapers, the police in Adamawa State have paraded a fake corps member identified as Dada Ayomilekan, apprehended by operatives attached to the State Intelligence Bureau, Adamawa State Police Command. Items recovered from the fake corp were; a forged Higher National Diploma certificate, a fake identification card among other documents.

  8 months ago ago
Police Arrest Fake Corp Member With Forged Certificates - What Could Be His Reason For This Act?

EDUCATION

How Schools of Health Facilitate the Study of Medical and Paramedical Courses

For candidates seeking admission into medical and health related courses, Schools of Health Technology can be a lifeline. This is because admissions into medical programs in conventional universities are highly competitive. Many of the medical programs that are offered at the degree in universities are available at the Professional Diploma, National Diploma and Higher National Diploma levels in the schools of health.

  10 months ago ago
How Schools of Health Facilitate the Study of Medical and Paramedical Courses

EDUCATION

Polytechnics That Offer NCE Programs In Nigeria

In Nigeria, polytechnics are meant to award National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) while the task of awarding Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) is reserved for colleges of education. A few polytechnics have however received accreditation of the National Commission for Colleges of Education (NCCE) to offer NCE programs.

  8 months ago ago
Polytechnics That Offer NCE Programs In Nigeria

EDUCATION

School Fees Increment in Nigeria Tertiary Institutions is Demoralizing.

Some tertiary institutions in country have experienced an increment in school fees, this is very discouraging and may deprive poor Nigerians the opportunity to send their wards to school due to the inability to cater for school-related needs. Recently, schools like Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike in Ebonyi State increased their tuition fee to Five hundred and thirteen thousand five hundred naira for clinical students.

  9 months ago ago
School Fees Increment in Nigeria Tertiary Institutions is Demoralizing.

EDUCATION

Check Out NBTE-Accredited Colleges of Health

According to data obtained from the official website of the National Board For Technical Education (NBTE), only ten private colleges of health are accredited to offer National Diploma (and Higher National Diploma) in health-related courses. Brief highlights on these ten institutions are given in this article.

  9 months ago ago
Check Out NBTE-Accredited Colleges of Health

EDUCATION

Specialized Institutions Established By The Military Administration Of Olusegun Obasanjo

According to the National Board for Technical Education, there are thirty six specialized institutions that have the approval to offer National Diploma (ND) programs in Nigeria. Twenty four of these schools are owned by the federal government. Eight out of the institutions were established by the military administration of Olusegun Obasanjo (OBJ) between 1976 and 1979.

  7 months ago ago
Specialized Institutions Established By The Military Administration Of Olusegun Obasanjo

SOCIETY

Fortune, a 24-year-old female narrates how she rode a bike to pay her school fees

24-year-old Fortune Ekudaye is from Delta State, she shares her story of how she rides a motorcycle to get her fees paid. She has been riding a bike since she was eleven years old. Several times she has been embarrassed to stop riding the bike as she is beautiful enough.

  8 months ago ago
Fortune, a 24-year-old female narrates how she rode a bike to pay her school fees

CAREER-JOBS

AC Supervisor (Familiar with VRF System)

Job Title: AC Supervisor (Familiar with VRF System) Location: Lagos Roles and Responsibilities Coordinates work priority and scheduling of duties. Suggests specific work methods and procedures for employees. Provides follow up supervision on assignments for employees. Initiates requisitions for supplies and equipment. Maintains records for hourly employees.

  9 months ago ago
AC Supervisor (Familiar with VRF System)

EDUCATION

State Polytechnics That Accept UTME Score of 100 For 2021 Admission In Southern Nigeria

Following the commencement of admission exercise for the 2021/22 academic session, some polytechnics have begun to roll out their admission requirements. This lowest cut off mark so far advertised by these polytechnics is 100. This is probably due to the widespread poor performances of candidates in 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME).

  7 months ago ago
State Polytechnics That Accept UTME Score of 100 For 2021 Admission In Southern Nigeria

EDUCATION

What You Should Know About Wood And Paper Technology As A Course Of Study

Wood and Paper Technology (WPT) is a National Diploma (ND) program. The first thing that comes to the mind of a Nigerian hearing about this discipline for the first time is that it involves the conversion of wood to paper. Take a look at some facts about the course.

  7 months ago ago
What You Should Know About Wood And Paper Technology As A Course Of Study

EDUCATION

South West Polytechnics With Admission Cut Off Mark Of 120

As a result of the low scores of candidates in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME), many institutions have decided to reduce their admission cut off marks. Let look at the South West polytechnics that are set to admit candidates that scored as low 120 in the last UTME.

  7 months ago ago
South West Polytechnics With Admission Cut Off Mark Of 120

CAREER-JOBS

Hawking Bread Has Been More Profitable Than Bank Job, I Save At Least ₦3k Daily - Graduate Narrates.

A National Diploma(ND), holder from Kaduna State Polytechnic, Dasiru Ali, has narrated how he resigned as a banker and started hawking bread. According to the young man, he made it known that he graduated from the Department of Cooperative Economics and Management.

  9 months ago ago
Hawking Bread Has Been More Profitable Than Bank Job, I Save At Least ₦3k Daily - Graduate Narrates.

SOCIETY

A fresh graduate of yaba tech losses his life during signing out celebration

A fresh graduate of yaba college of technology Losses his life after being stabbed during signing out celebration. The victim, who was identified as Victor Moore Osatuyi, a higher National Diploma 2 student from the department of civil engineering was said to have gone to celebrate with his friends shortly after their final examination.

  9 months ago ago
A fresh graduate of yaba tech losses his life during signing out celebration

EDUCATION

Polytechnic may be better than University, see reasons

After the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board was announced, there have been many students asking questions like "between University and Polytechnic which is better?". In this article, we will be sharing reasons why universities may be better than Polytechnic and why Polytechnic may also be better than universities.

  10 months ago ago
Polytechnic may be better than University, see reasons