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MILITARY

Insecurity: Why we have not bombed bandits camps–FG gives reason

Following the incessant abduction of school children by bandits across the country, the incident has greeted APC led regime with some reactions and complaints from concerned Nigerians, as to why the federal government has been unable to bombard the enclaves and hideouts where the perpetrators used to inflict grievous and traumatic injuries to the health of Nigerian parents and children.

  1 year ago ago
Insecurity: Why we have not bombed bandits camps–FG gives reason

SOCIETY

All my children are in public schools in Nigeria, I don't want them to be Kidnapped - Hon. Nwajiuba says

Aide to president Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has disclosed the opinion of the Minister of State for Education, Hon.Nwajiuba, concerning the bad state of security in Nigeria and the effect it is having on the education of Nigerian school children.According to Lauretta Onochie, Nwajiuba disclosed that all his children school in Nigerian public schools.

  1 year ago ago
All my children are in public schools in Nigeria, I don't want them to be Kidnapped - Hon. Nwajiuba says

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: "Buhari Sacrificed For Nigerians" -Nwajiuba, British Prime Minister Meets Buhari

"Buhari Sacrificed For Nigerians" -Nwajiuba Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette Minister of State for Education Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has suggested that Nigerians should be more appreciative of President Muhammadu Buhari because he made a sacrifice on Nigerians’ behalf travelling to London to attend the Education Summit. Mr Nwajiuba, who spoke to journalists after a strategic meeting in London, said he also updated the Nigerian leader on the outcome of the ministerial deliberations of the summit.

  1 year ago ago
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SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: We Stopped Negotiating With Kidnappers Says FG, Kastina Emirate Bans Open Grazing

We stopped negotiating with kidnappers says FG Photo Credit: Daily Trust The Minister of State for Education, Chief Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, has opened up on the reasons why the Federal Government abandoned the option of negotiations with kidnappers of students. Nwajiuba spoke Wednesday while responding to questions from State House reporters after the Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: We Stopped Negotiating With Kidnappers Says FG, Kastina Emirate Bans Open Grazing

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: "Buhari Made Sacrifice On Nigerians Behalf" -Minister, Boris Johnson Meets Buhari

"Buhari Made Sacrifice On Nigerians Behalf" -Minister Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba who is the Minister of State for Education has suggested that Nigerians should be more appreciative of President Buhari because he made a sacrifice on Nigerians’ behalf travelling to London to attend the Education Summit.

  1 year ago ago
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EDUCATION

“We are no longer responsible for the lingering ASUU strike”– FG says

Recall that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) embarked on strike since the month of March due to the fact that the federal government has refused to pay some members of the union who failed to enroll into the federal government's integrated personal and payroll information system (IPPIS). The federal government has urged to Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU) to enroll into the integrated personal and payroll information system (IPPIS ) but the union has refused and insisted that the federal

  2 years ago ago
“We are no longer responsible for the lingering ASUU strike”– FG says

EDUCATION

Idleness causes cultism in student- VC FUNAI

The Vice Chancellor Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo (FUNAI), Professor Chinedum Nwajiuba, Alex Ekwueme, Ebonyi, spoke with the newsmen in his office on an interview he had on Monday. In his impending disengagement from office, after completing his five-year tenure, Nwajiuba spoke on preparations for the institution's fifth convocation. "The institution had no record of cultism because the students are too serious to engage in such an act," he said. He added that, “Our students do not have to be dancing

  1 year ago ago
Idleness causes cultism in student- VC FUNAI

EDUCATION

Federal Government says it is suicidal to stop school activities over insecurity and kidnapping.

Despite the alarming increase in insecurity in the country especially in north part of the country where even schools are being attacked, Minister of State for Education had said the federal government will not stop school activities.Some schools have closed due to series of mass abductions of school children by gunmen especially in the North.

  1 year ago ago
Federal Government says it is suicidal to stop school activities over insecurity and kidnapping.

EDUCATION

The Federal Government Has Fulfilled All The Demands Of ASUU- Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba

Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Minister of State for Education, has condemned the Academic Workers Union of Universities (ASUU) for refusing to call off its seven-month - old protest. The minister said that while the federal government has fulfilled all but one of its demands, the union has no excuse to be on strike. At the Nigerian Annual Education Conference in Abuja on Tuesday, Mr. Nwajiuba said this during an interview. The conference was titled "Construction of an Efficient, Resilient and Sustainable Education System

  2 years ago ago
The Federal Government Has Fulfilled All The Demands Of ASUU- Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba

EDUCATION

Teachers to start enjoying new salary structure in 2022 - FG

The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, announced that all the in-service teachers, will start enjoying the new salary structure and 40 years of service which was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari in January 2022. This good news for the teachers was made by Nwajiuba yesterday in Abuja at a symposium which was organised by the Honourable Ministry of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu.

  1 year ago ago
Teachers to start enjoying new salary structure in 2022 - FG

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."

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

EDUCATION

ASUU: Don't Blame Federal Government Again For ASUU Strike - says Emeka Nwajiuba.

It is now more than seven months, that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have been on strike, on the issue platform of payment, Academic Earned Allowances, Revitalization fund and Memorandum of Agreement MOA among others Several meetings were held and there seems to be headway. As at Tuesday November 4, 2020, the meeting ended in a setback because, Federal Government insisted that ASUU should register on Integrated Payroll and Personel Information System (IPPIS) in order to receive the Academic

  2 years ago ago
ASUU: Don't Blame Federal Government Again For ASUU Strike - says Emeka Nwajiuba.

POLITICS

Education Minister, Nwajiuba, Visits Ned Nwoko, Promises Malaria Eradication Awareness In Schools

The Hon.Minister of State for Education Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has paid Prince Ned Nwoko a courtesy visit.The duo discussed the Malaria Project and Nwajiuba opined succinctly that the is a laudable project but a whole lot of orientation and attitudinal change is required for successful implementation.

  1 year ago ago
Education Minister, Nwajiuba, Visits Ned Nwoko, Promises Malaria Eradication Awareness In Schools

EDUCATION

Some ASUU Lecturers Earned Excess Wages And Had To Return Them To The Government - Emeka Nwajiuba

Nwajiuba, Minister of State for Education, said that some lecturers earned excess wages and had to return them to the government. During an interview on Channels Television's Policy Today on Tuesday, he announced this in the middle of the uproar following the Consolidated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS), a policy failed by the Academic Workers Union of Universities (ASUU). I think it is a fib to say they haven't been paid by the government in eight months. "It would be unreasonable to the government

  2 years ago ago
Some ASUU Lecturers Earned Excess Wages And Had To Return Them To The Government - Emeka Nwajiuba

EDUCATION

Federal Government denies claims by university lectures over eight month unpaid salaries.

The federal Government has dismissed claims by university lectures that they haven't been paid for eight month. The minister of state for education Emeka Nwajiuba insisted that such claims was unfair. Speaking on Channels Television politics earlier Today,Nwajiuba said some of the lecturers got excess salaries and had to refund it to the government. Over the past month there have been some controversy over the introduction of the integrated payroll and personnel information system (IPPS) into the educational

  2 years ago ago
Federal Government denies claims by university lectures over eight month unpaid salaries.

POLITICS

Be Vigilant, We Cannot Protect Everybody - FG Tells Schools Amid Massive Abductions

As the country grapples with the wave of massive abductions raging through the northern region, the FG has once again, appealed to schools and students in the affected region to be more vigilant in protecting themselves and the environment.

  1 year ago ago
Be Vigilant, We Cannot Protect Everybody - FG Tells Schools Amid Massive Abductions

EDUCATION

ASUU strike: Buhari govt dismisses eight months unpaid compensation claims

The Federal government has dismissed cases by University lecturers that they have not been paid for a very long time.  Emeka Nwajiuba, the Minister of State for Education, demanded that such a case was unreasonable.  Talking on Channels Television's Politics Today, Nwajiuba said a few teachers got abundance pay rates and needed to discount it to the administration.  There has been some debate over the presentation of the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) into the instructive framework. 

  2 years ago ago
ASUU strike: Buhari govt dismisses eight months unpaid compensation claims

EDUCATION

FG laments as abductors collect extra N24m on Baptist school students

The Federal Government has expressed concern about 299 students who are still being held by bandits months after their abduction. The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, in an interview with one of our correspondents on Wednesday, described the invasion of schools and kidnapping of students as serious matters, adding that the Federal Government was being cautious in its moves to rescue the students.

  1 year ago ago
FG laments as abductors collect extra N24m on Baptist school students

EDUCATION

Education Minister Berates ASUU for Lingering Strike.

The priest said the striking teachers can continue work and seek after their requests simultaneously. The Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, has scolded the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) for declining to cancel its seven-month-old strike.  Chukwuemeka. The priest said the association has no motivation to be protesting in light of the fact that the government has met everything except one of their requests.  Mr Nwajiuba said this during a meeting at the Nigerian Annual Education

  2 years ago ago
Education Minister Berates ASUU for Lingering Strike.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines:Buhari congratulates Nwajiuba at 54, 15 Kaduna Baptist students freed by bandits

Buhari congratulate Nwajiuba at 54 Photo Credit: The Nation President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, on his 54th birthday anniversary. In a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, President Buhari acknowledged the minister’s contributions to enhancing Nigeria’s educational system.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines:Buhari congratulates Nwajiuba at 54, 15 Kaduna Baptist students freed by bandits