Nigerian teachers to adapt to new normal model of teaching amid Coronavirus – TRCN

The Registrar/Chief Executive, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) Professor Segun Ajiboye on Thursday insisted that the Council has mobilised thousands of Nigerian teachers to participate in an online global conference focussed on adapting teaching to the change caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. Ajiboye made this assertion while speaking with journalists in Ibadan, the Oyo… Continue reading Nigerian teachers to adapt to new normal model of teaching amid Coronavirus – TRCN

Osun PDP Reps member sponsors Bill for creation of FG College of Education in Ekiti

A Bill for the establishment of Federal College of Education, Okemesi Ekiti, Ekiti West Local Government Area of Ekiti State has passed the first reading in the House of Representatives. The Bill, which was sponsored by Hon. Oluwole Oke, representing Obokun/Oriade federal constituency of Osun State under the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) was read in… Continue reading Osun PDP Reps member sponsors Bill for creation of FG College of Education in Ekiti

COVID-19: Presidency clears air on dates for reopening of schools

One of President Muhammadu Buhari’s media aides, Tolu Ogunlesi, has debunked rumours of a fixed date for the reopening of schools across the country. Institutions of learning have been closed down for almost three months, to contain the spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria. However, Ogunlesi on his Twitter handle wrote: “The news circulating about the… Continue reading COVID-19: Presidency clears air on dates for reopening of schools

COVID-19: Nigerian govt clears air on June 8 reopening of schools, gives conditions

Nigeria’s Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, has denied that schools will reopen on June 8. Nwajiuba, speaking at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Wednesday, asked parents and guardians to disregard the rumours making the rounds. “June 8 school resumption date report is false,” he said. The minister… Continue reading COVID-19: Nigerian govt clears air on June 8 reopening of schools, gives conditions

COVID-19: Education Minister gives update on reopening of schools, reveals how classes will be taken

The Federal Government has disclosed that it’s considering reopening schools amid the coronavirus pandemic. Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, disclosed that federal government was considering morning and afternoon classes when it reopens schools across the country. Nwajiuba made the disclosure while speaking at the daily press briefing of the Presidential Task Force on… Continue reading COVID-19: Education Minister gives update on reopening of schools, reveals how classes will be taken

Children’s Day: Nigerian govt gives update on reopening of schools

Secretary to the government of the federation, Boss Mustapha, on Wednesday said the Federal Ministry of Education will soon issue guidelines for the reopening of schools in the country. Boss Mustapha made this known during Wednesday’s daily briefing by the COVID-19 task force. Recall that the Lagos State government had explained that it does not… Continue reading Children’s Day: Nigerian govt gives update on reopening of schools

Lagos govt reveals plans to recruit 2,000 teachers after schools reopen

The Lagos State Government has revealed plans to engage 2,000 teachers in public primary schools across the state. Folashade Adefisayo, the state Commissioner for Education, explained that the aim of recruiting more teachers was to improve the standard of education in public primary schools across the state. She stated this during an online programme, Covinspiration… Continue reading Lagos govt reveals plans to recruit 2,000 teachers after schools reopen

COVID-19: Lagos Govt gives update on reopening of schools

The Lagos State government has explained that it does not have the authority to unilaterally order the reopening of schools in the State. This was disclosed by the state Commissioner for Education, Folashade Adefisayo during an online programme, ‘Covinspiration show,’ moderated by a United Nations (UN) Youth Ambassador, Dayo Israel in Lagos, while giving scorecard… Continue reading COVID-19: Lagos Govt gives update on reopening of schools

Aston University offers Between £3000 – £8,000 Scholarship to Nigerian Applicants for September 2020 Entry

Aston University, one of UK’s most prestigious University is still accepting applications for September 2020. Located in Birmingham, UK’s vibrant second largest city, Aston University is globally known to provide industry focused learning experience and employability is at the center of what we offer to students of all backgrounds. Why you should choose Aston? Gold… Continue reading Aston University offers Between £3000 – £8,000 Scholarship to Nigerian Applicants for September 2020 Entry

Buhari Sacks NECO Registrar, Prof. Uwakwe, dismisses four top officials

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Registrar, National Examination Council, NECO, Prof. Charles Uwakwe and outright dismissal of four top management officials of the council over series of allegations. This was contained in a letter dated May 11, 2020 signed by the Permanent Secretary Federal Ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny Echono, on behalf of the… Continue reading Buhari Sacks NECO Registrar, Prof. Uwakwe, dismisses four top officials