The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has announced the results of the just concluded National Common Entrance Examination, NCEE, with 24,416 candidates scaling through, scoring a minimum of 66.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday commended the youths in Bauchi for resisting the temptation to partake in the #EndSARS protests that later degenerated into violence and looting of public and private property.
The Federal Government has ordered an investigation into the alleged missing N2.67bn meant for feeding school pupils during the COVID-19 lockdown.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a special salary scale for teachers across the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari has described the death of two Borno Emirs as a “rare double tragedy” and a painful loss to the people of Nigeria.
The Unilag Chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has advised the Federal Government that only persons with interest in public education should be appointed Pro Chancellors.
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has inaugurated a seven-member presidential panel to look into the crisis in the school and submit recommendations that would put the school back on course.
Thousands of Nigerian students on Friday began an online protest across social media platforms over Federal Government directives against school resumption, following an increase in COVID-19 cases across the country.
The National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools, NAPPS, has appealed to the Federal Government to review its stand on the suspension of 2020 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination.
The House of Representatives has appealed to the Federal Government to rescind on its decision cancelling this year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examinations, WASSCE, due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Some stakeholders in the education sector have expressed support for the Federal Government’s decision not to allow students to sit for the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations, WASSCE, amid rising cases of COVID-19 in the country.
The Federal Government has declared that final year students won’t participate in the forthcoming West African Examination Council, WAEC, examinations.
The Federal Government has called on the World Bank to assist Nigeria in slashing the number of out-of-school children from 10 to 5 million by the year 2023.
Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, the Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Tuesday said that 612, 557 candidates were offered admission into various tertiary institutions in 2019.
In an effort to consolidate the free and compulsory primary and secondary school education program in Kano State, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has banned Almajiris from begging in the streets.
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, on Tuesday called for an upward review of the 2021 budget for the education sector.
The Federal Ministry of Education is partnering with anti-graft agencies and other stakeholders to curb examination malpractices in the country, Ike Onyechere, Founding Chairman, Exam Ethics Marshall International, EEMI, said on Thursday in Abuja.
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State says the state government will integrate the Almajiri education system into the modern academic curriculum of the state.
The Igbo Youth Assembly, IYA, has urged Nigerians to engage the government with a dialogue not revolution in the interest of peace and unity of the country.
A human rights lawyer and former Nasarawa State chairman of the Inter-Party Advisory Council, IPAC, Haruna Iliya-Shuaibu, has alleged that the ministerial list submitted to the National Assembly by President Muhammadu Buhari negates the spirit of federal character.
Ministerial List: Buhari wants to distract Nigerians from Shiite, police tragedy – Atiku’s spokesman
Paul Ibe, a spokesman for a former vice president, Atiku Abubakar Tuesday accused President Muhammadu Buhari of shifting the attention of the country from the Shiite-police clash by releasing the much-awaited ministerial list.
A former Akwa Ibom Governor Senator Godswill Apkabio, Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Festus Keyamo and Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency, Isa Ali-Pantami, and 39 others have made it to the much-awaited ministerial list of President Muhammadu Buhari.