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How education tourism drains Nigeria’s resources

How education tourism drains Nigeria’s resources

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  -  Reporter, Lagos The need to properly fund education at all levels cannot be overemphasised, as it has been described as key to nation building. Underfunding of…

Dabiri-Erewa laments FG’s underfunding of Unity Schools

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos  Chairman, Diaspora Committee of the House of Representatives, Abike Dabiri-Erewa has lamented that underfunding of the education sector in general by the Federal government portends…

NASU calls for probe of attacked JAMB officials

The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU), JAMB chapter, has called for investigations into an alleged manhandling of some staff of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board…

Proprietor tasks students on hard work

Proprietor, Great Grace Private school, Mr. H.O Ogunbiyi has admonished the graduating students of the school to work hard so as to achieve their greater height in their choosen endeavours.…

Cleric urges Nigerians to imbibe reading culture

By Innocent Oweh / Correspondent, Abuja A clergy man, Rev. Father Christopher Inegbenoghu has enjoined Nigerians to imbibe the culture of reading as a way of strengthening their faith. He gave…

Shekarau seeks end to ‘white collar job’ mentality

By Innocent Oweh  -  Correspondent, Abuja Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau has said the era where young graduates from Nigerian tertiary institutions look forward to the proverbial “White-Collar” jobs are…

ASUP, COEASU: Shekarau’s integrity still at stake

ASUP, COEASU: Shekarau’s integrity still at stake

By Oyeniran Apata  / Correspondent, Lagos “We have been compromising since 2013. We have continued to agree to suspend the strike but at each point, government always breaches the agreement. What…

‘LASU fees reduction won’t affect projects’

‘LASU fees reduction won’t affect projects’

 Professor John Obafunwa is the Vice Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU). In this interview with Reporter, Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase, he speaks on the ongoing infrastructural renewal projects, and other issues at…

Old students vow to reposition GSS Ilorin

Old students vow to reposition GSS Ilorin

By Dele Moses   /  Reporter, Ilorin Moved by the unsatisfactory standard of  Government Secondary School (GSS), Ilorin, Kwara State the old boys of the institution have resolved to restore…

Pro-Chancellors push for increased tuition to complement federal grants

By Innocent Oweh  / Correspondent, Abuja The Committee of Pro-Chancellors of Federal Universities has urged Nigerians to do away with the perception that hike in fees would prevent the children of…

Clergy tasks students on leadership role

By Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos The graduating students of Lead Forte-Gate Schools, Ogudu, Lagos, have been charged to aspire to greater heights and bring the hopes of their parents alive.…

Firm organises career counselling for students

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos One of Nigeria’s telecommunication companies, Etisalat has restated its commitment to the development of Nigerian youths by organizing a career and counseling programme for secondary…

Examination guide to parents

How do you know your children are grown? By checking if they make funny faces or roll their eyes at comments like “you’ve grown so tall!” If that does not…

Polytechnics resume amidst low students turnout

By Oyeniran Apata/ Correspondent, Lagos Following suspension of the 11 months old strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) students and lecturers, on Tuesday, resumed work nationwide…

As students share holiday experiences

To Kafayat Hassan HND I Book Publishing students of Yabatech the holiday provided her opportunity to spend more time with her family. She said, “I did not take up any…

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