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Kogi schools to reopen September – Official

The Kogi State Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, Wemi Jones, has announced September 14 as the date for the reopening of schools from primary to tertiary levels.

Niger Delta Govs received N6.25bn COVID-19 palliatives, says NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has dismissed claim that it had diverted N6.25bn approved by President Muhammadu Buhari as palliatives for the Niger Delta region.

School Closure: FG hiding under COVID-19 to deny us right to education, NANS alleges

Following the continued closure of schools across the country due to COVID-19, the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has alleged that the Federal Government is hiding under the guise of pandemic to deny children of the masses the right to education.

Kano women must compete to develop, says Ganduje

Kano state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, on Friday said women in Kano state must compete if they are to develop and participate in the development...

Kuje LG boss tasks Uni-Abuja VC on FCT indigenes’ admission, employment

The Chairman of Kuje Area Council, FCT, Hon. Abdullahi Sulieman Sabo, has appealed to the new Vice Chancellor, University of Abuja Abdul-Rasheed Na'allah, to...

WAEC releases May/June WASSCE results, withholds 180,205

The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has released results of 1,020,519 candidates that sat for the 2019 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination,...

Sokoto govt to establish college of Nursing Science

The Sokoto state House of Assembly on Wednesday adopted report of the House Committee on Education on a bill to establish the College of Nursing Sciences in Tambuwal

Dapchi School girls’ abduction: The big picture, by Muhsin Ibrahim

As it is with anything and everything in Nigeria, the Dapchi schoolgirls’ abduction has been politicised. Only a few people now care to, honestly,...

Emir Sanusi advises Ganduje to prioritise education sector

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has advised Kano state government to pay more attention to the sector of education, saying a knowledge...

How I increased life expectancy of Nigerians, by Goodluck Jonathan

HIGHLIGHTS OF WHAT JONATHAN SAID IN GENEVA: Buhari copied my security architecture and education blueprint I gave education to Northerners in order to check Boko Haram Illiteracy...

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