This was contained in a statement issued on Sunday by the Command’s Commissioner, CP Victor Olaiya.
The Lagos State University has debunked a report alleging that it has yet to graduate students converting from the Higher National Diploma to Bachelor’s Degree since 2020 in spite of huge sums they paid.
This was contained in a statement on Saturday by the Acting Executive Secretary of the commission, Chris Maiyaki.
The program which was announced by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) allows HND holders who aspire to pursue an academic career to upgrade their qualifications and obtain a Bachelor’s degree. By acquiring a higher academic degree, technologies can enhance their teaching capabilities, broaden their knowledge base, and potentially qualify for higher positions and salary scales within the Polytechnic system.
The National Board for Technical Education has unveiled an online top-up programme for Higher National Diploma holders to convert their certification to Bachelor’s Degree for one year, with foreign accredited universities.
Sebastian Onyemaobi, National Coordinator of the coalition made the commendation at a news conference in Abuja on Thursday.
This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday by Malam Uba Mana, the polytechnic’s Director of Information, Publicity and Protocol.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Senate passed the bill on Wednesday.
The bill, sponsored by Ayo Akinyelure (PDP, Ondo Central), scaled the third reading after the lawmakers received and considered the report of the Senate Committee on Tertiary Institutions, presented by its Chairman, Ahmad Kaita.
The House of Representatives has passed a bill to abolish and prohibit discrimination between First Degrees and Higher National Diplomas in the same profession.
Kano State government has abolished the dichotomy between the Higher National Diploma and Bsc holders in the state.
The aggrieved architects, who sued the professional body for giving recognition only to their counterparts with university background, prayed before the court that they should also be given formal recognition.
According to the NYSC official Twitter handle: @nysc_ng, the corps members must therefore take note of all required documents and make adequate preparation ahead of the commencement of orientation course
This was disclosed by the Permanent Secretary, Service, Policies and Strategies Office, Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Ndubuisi Osuji, at the 40th National Council on Establishment holding in Owerri, the Imo State capital.
Kashim Ali, the President of the association, made the call on Friday in Abuja during a media briefing ahead of the 26th Engineering Assembly of the council.
The supervising Minister of Education, Chief Nyesom Wike, made the pledge when he received the report of the technical committee on the removal of ceiling on career progression of HND holders and dichotomy between HND and university degrees
Adebanjo Ogunsipe, the National Publicity Secretary of SSANIP, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that the association had convened a National Executive Council meeting to review the matter
The Supervising Minister of Education, Nyesom Wike, announced this at a news conference in Abuja on Monday
Hon. Aminu Suleiman, the Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Education, told newsmen in Lagos that the bill would soon be presented to the House