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POLITICS

See the Nigerian Politician who was elected as a State Governor at 36, the youngest in history

A trained Insurance expert and politician, Senator Ibrahim Saminu Turaki was the Governor of Jigawa State between 1999 and 2007, he was elected in 1999 at the age of 36 which made him the youngest Governor since the return to Democracy, and re-elected in 2003 on the platform of All Nigeria People's Party (ANPP). He made laudable achievements during his tenure as Governor, which include the decentralization of the Jigawa State Government, allocating many aspects to the five Emirate Councils of Hadejia, Dutse,

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See the Nigerian Politician who was elected as a State Governor at 36, the youngest in history

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Strange Disease Hits Kano, Declare State of Emergency In Education Sector - Atiku

Declare state of emergency in education sector, Atiku tells FG Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has advised the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency in the education sector following the latest abduction of students and teachers in Kaduna State.

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Today's Headlines: Strange Disease Hits Kano, Declare State of Emergency In Education Sector - Atiku

EDUCATION

Civic Education Questions They May Likely Ask In WASSCE 2020 Examination

Civic Education Questions They May Likely Ask In WASSCE 2020 Examination  I will give out some Civic Education questions that may likely come out in WASSCE 2020 examination. 1. A program established to foster common ties among Nigerian is A) Subsidy Re-investment Program(SURE-P) B) Universal Basic Education (UBE) C) Education Trust Fund (ETF) D) National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) ✔ 2. A body established and entrusted with power and authority to direct the affairs of the state is called? A) federal executive

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Civic Education Questions They May Likely Ask In WASSCE 2020 Examination

EDUCATION

What are the Importance of Universal Basic Education

What are the Importance of Universal Basic Education Importance of Universal Basic Education – The importance of Universal Basic Education ranges from improving access to quality basic education to promoting and enhancing service delivery in the educational sector. This article gives an in-depth analysis of the importance of Universal Basic Education and its objectives. universal basic education What is the Universal Basic Education? The Universal Basic Education is a programme conceptualized by the Nigerian

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What are the Importance of Universal Basic Education

EDUCATION

Nigeria at 60 and the Nature of Nigerian Universities

The future and hope of any nation is anchored on its investment in education. If a man or any nation neglects education, he is walking lame to the end of his life. Educatin is the bedrock of any nation that wishes to develop. Malcolm X opines that " education is the passport for the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. However, It is worrisome that the government of Nigeria has not adequately invested in education even at sixty. The public primary and secondary schools have been neglected

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Nigeria at 60 and the Nature of Nigerian Universities

EDUCATION

Zamfara State Renovates A Single Block Of Classroom For N60 Million

Zamfara State Renovates A Single Block Of Classroom For N60 Million The Nigeria Federal Ministry of Education has facilitated the renovation of a single classroom block for the sum of N60 million. Under the deal, the Federal Ministry of Education this year, through the Universal Basic Education, budgeted the sum of N60 million for the renovation of a single block of a classroom. Zamfara Socio Economic Accountability Project, a non governmental organisation who monitored the project located at Tsafe/Gusau ar

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Zamfara State Renovates A Single Block Of Classroom For N60 Million

EDUCATION

Federal Teachers' Scheme/UBEC Management Reveals Number Of Candidates That Will Be Employed

The Computer Based Test of Federal Teachers' Scheme/UBEC took place on Monday 16th November,2020.The Computer Based Test took place in 74 JAMB approved Centres across the Country. A total of 14,729 shortlisted Candidates sat for the Computer Based Test.However,out this numbers only 3,700 will be posted to various schools-100 Candidates from each States of the federation and the FCT which means that 11,029 Candidates that sat for the test will be dropped eventually. The Secretary of the Universal Basic Education

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Federal Teachers' Scheme/UBEC Management Reveals Number Of Candidates That Will Be Employed

EDUCATION

South-West States Ready To Reopen Schools For Final Year Students

The news on resumption, which has been the talk of the day has not come to an end as we keep hearing different news everyday about school reopening. Many are suggesting that the Government should go ahead and reopen schools while some are kicking against it but the thing is every state, has their own stands on the issue of schools reopening. Some states are fully ready to get their students back to class while some states are still not sure if it's safe enough to reopen schools. However, the South-West states

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South-West States Ready To Reopen Schools For Final Year Students

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandits Kidnap Pupils and Staff in Kaduna School, Lawan Sends Message to Igbos

Bandits kidnaps School Staffs and Pupils at Kaduna School in Fresh Attack: The rate of insecurity in Nigeria is becoming alarming as we keep recording several criminal reports ranging from kidnapping of students in schools to herdsmen attack on farmers.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits Kidnap Pupils and Staff in Kaduna School, Lawan Sends Message to Igbos

ENTERTAINMENT

20 Times Davido Has Taken Fashion Into Another Level

David Adedeji Adeleke as known as Davido is an American born Nigerian singer and songwriter.  Davido is an ambitious musician from his early age, in addition, Davido is a cheerful giver, an outstanding philanthropist, Davido can't be around you without you feeling his impact, he will always try to help.  Davido was born on 21 November, 1992(showing that he is now 27 years old) at Atlanta, Georgia, U.S, Davido was born into wealthy family, his father was a rich and we'll known business man while his mother

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20 Times Davido Has Taken Fashion Into Another Level

EDUCATION

Opinion: Is Governor Wike Right to Still Withhold School Resumption?

Is the radio classes embarked upon by the Rivers state ministry of Education good enough to prepare students for external examination? Would the reopening of schools better option to preparing students for external examination? Rivers State Senior School Secondary Board supervises the SS3 class while the Rivers State Universal Basic Education supervises the JSS 3 class. Today 4th August, 2020, the Federal Government in conjunction with state commissioners had worked out modalities for school resumption for exit

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Opinion: Is Governor Wike Right to Still Withhold School Resumption?

EDUCATION

This is said to be the Most Populated Primary School in Nigeria

Tucked into a corner of Rigasa, the Kaduna suburb acclaimed to be one of the most densely populated in Nigeria is a school which has been described as the most populated in Nigeria , with over 22,000 pupils.  The size of the population of the Universal Basic Education (UBE) Primary School, Lokoja Road in Rigasa, which was established in 1974 can be likened to that of a university. It runs two sessions: morning and afternoon. The morning shift accommodates primaries one, two and six while the afternoon ses

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This is said to be the Most Populated Primary School in Nigeria

EDUCATION

Apply For Teacher Under The Federal Ministry of Education / Universal Basic Education Commission

Ministry of Education - The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) is Federal Governments Agency saddled with the responsibility for coordinating all aspects of UBE programme implementation. The Universal Basic Education (UBE) Programme was introduced in 1999 by the Federal Government of Nigeria as a reform programme aimed at providing greater access to, and ensuring quality of basic education throughout Nigeria. In case you are yet to Know, Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Federal Teachers’ Scheme (FTS)

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Apply For Teacher Under The Federal Ministry of Education / Universal Basic Education Commission

POLITICS

See The Amount Received By Kwara State Government From UBEC Today That Has Got People Talking

Today is one of the happiest day for the government of Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq, the Governor of Kwara State after he received the sum of N7.1 billion Naira for Universal Basic Education Commission. The sum of money received is a huge success for the governor after Kwara State has been blacklisted for 7 years for refusing to pay its counterpart fund and fraud. Photos: Some dilapidated schools in Kwara State The governor of the state, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq took to his Facebook to express his happiness.

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See The Amount Received By Kwara State Government From UBEC Today That Has Got People Talking

POLITICS

Opinion: Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Of Enugu State Is Worthy Of Emulation And Deserves An Accolade

'Enugu State is in the hands of God' and 'It will all end in praise' is the mantra of the Enugu State Governor, Rt. Hon Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and surely it has been so ever since he came on board as the governor of Enugu State. After looking at some of his achievements and projects which he had carried out in Enugu in the last five years, one would come to the conclusion that this governor is indeed worthy of emulation and deserves an accolade. In the last five years, he had ensured that workers and pensioners got

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Opinion: Gov Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi Of Enugu State Is Worthy Of Emulation And Deserves An Accolade

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandits Strike Again, Kidnap Teachers, Pupils In Kaduna, Stop Issuing Stern Warning In English - Shehu Sani

Bandits Strike Again, Kidnap Teachers, Pupils In Kaduna Around 9 am on Monday, pupils and teachers of Universal Basic Education, UBE primary school in Rama, a village in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, got Abducted by bandits.

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Today's Headlines: Bandits Strike Again, Kidnap Teachers, Pupils In Kaduna, Stop Issuing Stern Warning In English - Shehu Sani

EDUCATION

Still in the euphoria of Nigeria Independence: See the Bane of Development Programmes

Since Nigeria attained independence in 1960, there had been various policies introduced or launched by various goverments. National philosophies and objectives of these development plans were revolutionary and historic. They were formulated to change the face of the nation and to create equal opportunities for Nigerians to fulfill their hopes and aspirations. In every sector of the economy, everything relating to Development has to be planned with the envisaged enormous revenue available from oil and other sources.

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Still in the euphoria of Nigeria Independence: See the Bane of Development Programmes

EDUCATION

Connected Development launches 3years Project Impact Report on UBE Spending in Kaduna State

By Uangbaoje Alex, Kaduna A transparency and accountability NGO, Connected Development (CODE), on Thursday, presented a 3 years project impact report on the Universal Basic Education spending in Kaduna State. CODE, through its initiative "Follow The Money" in September 2017, started the implementation of the 3-year project, of tracking UBE spending in Four (4) Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Jema’a,  Zango, Kudan and Kajuru in Kaduna State with support from John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

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Connected Development launches 3years Project Impact Report on UBE Spending in Kaduna State

EDUCATION

Female Students Sent Home As A Strange Spirit Possesses 7 Girls

The leadership of UBE, Universal Basic Education, JSS, at Nyiman neighbourhood, in Benue State, has instructed all their female students to go home, after an unknown spirit possessed 7 female students.

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Female Students Sent Home As A Strange Spirit Possesses 7 Girls

EDUCATION

Opinion: Check Out The Reasons Why Female Education Should Be Encouraged

Female children should not be neglected in Nigeria. In terms of educating children, females should be as much cared for as the Male children. Female children are as important as males. One of the objectives of the Universal Basic Education (UBE) is to provide education for all. In this context, education for all also means education for both boys and and girls, and not for boys only. It is common practice in Africa, especially in some parts of Nigeria, for some parents not to send their female to school. They

  2 years ago ago
Opinion: Check Out The Reasons Why Female Education Should Be Encouraged