Some disengaged teachers in Kaduna State have declared support for the re-election of Senator Shehu Sani in the 2019 election.
The Jos University Teaching Hospital has given automatic employment to the two best graduating medical students of the University of Jos for the 2017 academic session.
Malam Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education, on Wednesday in Kano said that Nigeria has about 60 million illiterate youths and adults.
The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union has suspended its two months old nationwide strike.
The Buhari Media Organisation on Tuesday commended Federal Government’s decision to reduce the cost of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board and National Examination Council forms.
The Executive Secretary of the board, Dr Masa’udu Kazaure, stated this, at the opening of a workshop in Kaduna for Rectors and Provosts of Polytechnics and Monotechnics on institutional ranking.
Nigeria’s Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Tijjani Bande, told the News Agency of Nigeria in New York that there had been no dissenting voice against the Nigeria-led resolution.
Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has approved the dismissal of Dr Silas Gyar, Rector of Nasarawa State Polytechnic Lafia.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Thursday said it was set to commence registration for 2019/ 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in December as scheduled.
The lawmakers also resolved that an education summit, organised by the House in conjunction with other stakeholders, should be held January 2019.
The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the downward review of the examination registration fees for the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, Senior Secondary and Basic Education Certificate.
No fewer than 1,035 secondary school students and undergraduates on Tuesday received scholarships to pursue their academic dreams in Nigeria and abroad.
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says over N600 billion has s far been allocated to the education sector in 2018.
The Director-General of the School, Prof. Isa Ciroma (SAN), disclosed this while presenting the candidates to the Body of Benchers at the 2018 Call to the Bar ceremony in Abuja.
Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Sustainable Development Goals, says 60 per cent of 10.5 million out-of-school children in Nigeria are girls.
The Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council says it has re-introduced separate curriculums for Christian Religious Studies and Islamic Religious Studies as school subjects.
The International School Ibadan which was shut down on November 19 over the crisis on the use of Hijab by female Muslim students has been reopened.