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By Andrew Utulu  -   LAGOS   Stakeholders in the security sub-sector have condemned some of the recent re-deployment of police personnel in the Lagos Command of the Nigerian Police. The argument is that some of the officers redeployed from Lagos to other commands contributed immensely to reducing...

Nigerian readers and institutions now have opportunity to get a new feel of the great literary power of late Chinua Achebe with the arrival of a reprint...

By Oyeniran Apata  -  LAgos    As the controversy that greeted the new admission policy announced recently by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations...

By Yemi Adebisi  - Lagos   In a bid to improve the quality of education in the country, the National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools...

By Gabriel John  -  Kaduna    In line with the educational needs of the Northern part of Nigeria, the Nigeria Brewery said it had spent over N100million on revamping the educational structures in the North.  Speaking over the weekend at the Government Secondary School, Makera, Kaduna South Local Government Council area, the Brewery Manager, Mr. Adebolu Obawole...

By Oyeniran Apata  -   Lagos   The President of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, Prof. Rasheed Arogundade has advised President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to accord funding priority to the medical colleges across the nation. This he argued would address the challenge of frequent visits to foreign nations for medical attention by wealthy...

By Kunle Ajayi  -  Lagos   The out-going students of Legacy High School, Lagos have been advised to make right and informed choice in their academic pursuit as they bow out of secondary school to further their education. Drawing from the various testimonies by parents and successful old students of the school in their respective fields of endeavours, the graduating...

By Oyeniran Apata  -  LAgos    In what has been tagged as a reversal, authority of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Tuesday, modified its controversial admission policy, which would have barred many candidates from writing the post-Unifying Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) tests in institutions of their choice. As the news of the...

By Innocent Oweh -  Abuja    Former Minister of Information and Pro-chancellor of University of Lagos, Professor Jerry Gana, has said the recent pronouncement by the National Universities Commission (NUC) that it would henceforth not recognize online degrees, was in the right direction.  He said NUC being the regulator of university education had the liberty to...

 By Ignatius Okorocha, Isuma Mark  (Abuja)     The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari, federal legislators...