No fixed date for reopening of schools- FG

There is no fixed date for reopening of schools shut over the coronavirus pandemic, the Federal Government has declared. It said despite the agitations for reopening of schools, it would …

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Vera Omozuwa: NANS mobilises for mass protest

•Late Vera Omozuwa Barring any last-minute changes in plans, the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has announced that it will hold a solidarity rally in Benin City, Edo State, …

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Kano Govt. offers free education to 1,000 repatriated “Almajiri” children

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of KanoBy Muhammad Nur TijaniKano State Government says it will enroll the over 1,000 repatriated Quranic education pupils, generally known as “Almajiri” into formal school system. This …

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ESUT gets new VC

An acting Vice Chancellor has been appointed for the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT). He is Professor Charles Eze. He was the deputy Vice Chancellor before his …

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Nigerian universities working on vaccine, cure for COVID-19, says FG

•Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuna The federal government has disclosed that researchers in the country’s universities are working on vaccine and cure for COVID-19. It has also commenced …

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North-West Govs close schools for 30 days over COVID 19

Governors in the northwest region have announced closure of all schools for the next 30 days. The Governors, in a communiqué read to newsmen by Chairman of the Forum and …

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OAU sex for marks Saga: Panel submits reports

The investigative panel set up by the Authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun,  over alleged sexual harassment against Mr. Olabisi Olaleye, a lecturer in the Department of …

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okada, danfo, Mama Put, 26 other Nigerian words, expressions

Oxford English Dictionary said it has added 29 Nigerian words and expressions in the January updates to the dictionary. “The majority of these new additions are either borrowings from Nigerian …

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BREAKING: NECO dismisses 70 staff for certificate forgery

No fewer than 70 staff of the National Examinations Council (NECO) have been dismissed for certificate forgery. The approval for the dismissal of the affected staff was approved at NECO’s …

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Bayelsa poll: Run for your life, NYSC DG tells corps members

The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Brig Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, has advised serving corps members who will take part in the November 16 Governorship election in Bayelsa state to think …

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