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When State of Osun Walk-to-Live

When State of Osun Walk-to-Live

By Gbenga Faturoti / Osogbo Get this right! Osun’s Walk-to-Live provides therapy for health and politics. In no distant future, Osun will have the capacity for drawing tourists from all corners…

Second choice option scrapped?

Is it true that the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, (JAMB) will scrap second choice options for candidates? If this is so, what is the rationale behind it, is this…

When will JAMB release seized results?

I would be happy if the Independent Advocate could help find out from the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) when it would release the seized results of candidates who…

What is e-marking by WAEC?

It would interest the whole Nigeria if the Independent Advocate could use its good offices once more to enlighten parents and candidates what the Council is up to this time…

Addressing youth unemployment through skill acquisition

Addressing youth unemployment through skill acquisition

By Oyeniran Apata /  Lagos As the confusion, death and outrage generated by the death of unemployed Nigerian youths at the various venues of the job interview organized by the Nigeria…

CBT: The future of Nigeria’s examination system

CBT: The future of Nigeria’s examination system

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  -  Reporter, Lagos  Examinations are generally the best way of testing whether what an individual has been exposed to over time has been properly internalized or not.…

MultiChoice plants 10 resource centres in Yola

By Funmi Falobi  / Senior Reporter, Lagos MultiChoice has commissioned 10 new resource centres at General Murtala Mohammed College, Yola in Adamawa State. Schools that will benefit from the audio-visual learning…

NMEC seeks increased voter education

By Innocent Oweh  -  Abuja As the nation prepares for the 2015 general elections, Chairman, Governing Board of National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adults and Non-formal Education (NMEC), Esther Uduehi, has…

Don’t breach new school calendar, Lagos warns private operators

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos  Private school operators at both primary and secondary schools levels in Lagos state have been warned not to breach the new schools’ calendar. The State…

Reagan Girls elect prefects

By Oyeniran Apata  /  Lagos In its quest to pass down democratic ideals to the younger generation, the authorities of Reagan Memorial Baptist Girls Secondary School, Yaba, Lagos, have through the…

Subject mismatch mars JAMB exam

•Enrolment figure drops By  Oyeniran Apata/Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase, Lagos Amidst delay caused by subjects mismatch and security issues that almost marred the conduct of the 2014 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)…

Anukem, Akande shine at Remlek contest

Winners have emerged in the maiden Spelling Bee competition organized by Remlek International School, Ijaye-Ojokoro, Lagos for its junior and basic classes. At the emotion-laden competition that featured 44 competitors…

The Jurist honours Crescent varsity proprietor, as Kano donates more computers

Crescent University Founder and Proprietor, Judge Bola Ajibola has been honoured with the 19th Edition of The Jurist, an annual publication of the Law Students’ Society of University of Ilorin.…

Crawford shines at regional inter-varsity debate

Crawford University, Igbesa, Ogun State has emerged winner of the African Regional Inter-University debate organised by the Institute for African Cultural and International Understanding, an arm of the United Nations…

SSS III student to be honoured as One-day lawmaker

By Akinwunmi King  / Snr Reporter, Lagos A Senior Secondary School III student who emerged winner of the Preparatory lesson for the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) organized by a member…

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