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We Are Working On Transforming Education For Out Of School Girls ― Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo has said the Federal Government will back any partnership that tackles literacy and educational problems including the issue of out of school kids and girl child education in the country. His spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statement released today said Osinbajo revealed this when he received ...

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Education And Talent Must Go Together In Nollywood – Yemi Solade

Yemi Solade

Nollywood actor, Yemi Solade who celebrated his 60th birthday recently has talked about his experience in the movie industry. The movie star categorically stated that some of his colleagues do not like him. According to him, some people perceived him as arrogant when was only trying to preach education within ...

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The Best Legacy To Give Your Child Is Education – Adebayo Salami

Adebayo Salami and Daughter in the UK

Nollywood Actor, Adebayo Salami’s daughter has graduated from a UK university and Oga Bello cannot be more proud. The movie star attended her convocation recently and has decided to flaunt the pictures on Instagram. Adebayo, who praised his daughter, Tobi over her recent achievement had this to say, “Best legacy ...

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Any CBT Centre Charging More Than N4,000 For UTME Registration Will Be Punished – JAMB

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) in Nasarawa State has said security agencies have been alerted to arrest and prosecute any person or CBT centre that charges more than the stated amount for registration of prospective candidates. JAMB’s zonal Coordinator in the state, Mr Sunday Aladegbaye revealed this today ...

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Education Is A Priority For Governor Emmanuel Udom In Abia State – Charles Udoh

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The Akwa Ibom state Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Udoh, has come out to say that the Governor Udom Emmanuel government is focused on transforming education in the state and he has shown this via strategic policies and investments in the sector. Chris, revealed this in a statement as he ...

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Future Of Nigeria’s Education Lies On Private Universities – Prof Julius Okojie

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Ex Executive Secretary of the National University Commission, NUC, Prof Julius Okojie has said the future of education in Nigeria rests solely in the hands of our Private Universities. He shared this as he delivered a lecture at the maiden convocation of Edwin Clark University, Kiagbodo, Burutu Local Government Area, ...

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Bisi Akande Shares Obafemi Awolowo’s View On Education — Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo

Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo has come out to say that ex-national chairman, All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande shared identical views with the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo on the importance of education in building the mind and aiding nation-building. Osinbajo said both men agreed that a developed human mind would end ...

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Chimamanda Adichie Honoured By Yale University

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Popular writer, Chimamanda Adichie was recently honoured by the prestigious Yale University in the US. The controversial feminist was conferred with the Doctors of Letters, Honoris Causa. She decided to flaunt her latest achievement on her Instagram page hours back. Her words, “Few writers have captured the challenges of immigrants ...

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Did UNILAG Really Hand E-Money A Honorary Doctorate Degree?

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Recently, reports had it that Five Star Music boss, Emeka Okonkwo a.k.a E-Money had bagged a doctorate degree in business management and corporate governance in UNILAG. E Money revealed that the degree was awarded on the campus and several Nigerians assumed the degree was handed over to him by the ...

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Enugu State University Of Science And Technology Students Allegedly Hire Assassins To Kill Lecturer Obstructing Their Graduation

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This was revealed by twitter user @dsweatherman in the wake of the ongoing scandal involving an OAU lecturer asking a female student for five rounds of sex in order to pass her in his course. Tweet

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Ui Ejects Medical Students Via Unofficial, Undated Letter

UI College of Medicine Students Forced Out Of Their Hall Of Residence After 3 day Sit At Home Against Introduction Of New N100000 Professional Training Levy 2

Students of the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, have noted that a letter asking them to vacate their hostels before 12 n00n on Sunday was neither signed by the new registrar of the institution nor written on the school’s letterhead. They also noted that the letter had no date. ...

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Minister of education approves new cut off marks for universities

  The Federal Government, through the minister of Education, on Tuesday approved the cut-off marks for admission into tertiary institutions for the 2013/2014 academic session. The Minister of Education, Ruqayyatu Rufa’i, announced the cut-off marks into the Colleges of Education, Polytechnics and other degree-awarding institutions�in Abuja. She gives the cut ...

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