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Contending with land constraints, challenges of federal institutions in Lagos

Contending with land constraints,  challenges of federal institutions in Lagos

By Oyeniran Apata Correspondent, Lagos   Impact assessment visits by government agencies and officials saddled with the responsibilities of managing the education sector has become a norm especially in the…

50 girls emerge winners in Aiways forward ever contest

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase Reporter. Lagos   No fewer than 50 secondary school girls across the country have won for themselves an educational grant worth N100,000 each in the ‘Always Forward…

Role of universities in the fight against corruption

Marcus Tannenberg   Last September, a declaration aimed at mainstreaming ethics and anti-corruption in higher education was endorsed by the 68 member universities of the Compostela Group of Universities and…

AOCOED dreams must not fail – Registrar

Olumuyiwa Coker is the Registrar of Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED), Otto-Ijanikin, Lagos. In this interview with our REPORTER, Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase, he spoke on the raging controversies and allegations…

Some states employ quacks to train teachers –Sharehu, NTI boss

Some states employ quacks to train teachers –Sharehu, NTI boss

Dr. Aminu Ladan Sharehu is the Director-General, National Teachers Institute (NTI), Kaduna. In this interview with SPECIAL CORREONDENT, Juliet Oyoyo, he spoke at length on the activities of the teacher…

Ecobank takes malaria awareness campaign to schools

Ecobank takes malaria awareness campaign to schools

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase / Reporter, Lagos   Ecobank has donated malaria prevention kits worth several millions of Naira to various schools and health care Centers in rural communities across Nigeria as…

When Adedokun Int’l School, Sango-Ota, celebrated fifth anniversary

When  Adedokun Int’l School,  Sango-Ota, celebrated fifth anniversary

By Segun Adeleye / Abeokuta   In the life of any organisation, five years are considered as being in the infancy stage trying to make its foothold strong in any sector…

Kaduna to partner NTI for teacher development –Yero

Kaduna to partner NTI for teacher development –Yero

By Juliet Oyoyo / Kaduna   Kaduna State Governor, Dr. Mukhtar Ramalan Yero has expressed his administration’s commitment and willingness to partner with the National Teacher’s Institute (NTI) to organise a…

Ambode extends hand of fellowship to Alma mater

It came like a miracle as the 140 year old St Jude Anglican Primary  School, Ebute Metta, Lagos State wears a complete new look courtesy of an alumnus of the…

Vice-Chancellor tasks group on capacity building

Stories by Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos   Participants at the recently held 9th Nigerian Network Operators Group (Ng NOG) Workshop 2014 have been tasked of the need to get back…

Lagos Best Teachers get new cars

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   Two female teachers have emerged overall best teachers in the primary and secondary school categories in Lagos State respectively. They are; Mrs. Funmilayo Akinlade…

TETFund boss makes case for problem solving research

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase / Reporter, Lagos   A member of the Board of Trustees, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), representing the South West, Lady Anna Kolawole, has charged scholars to carry…

Enhancing research for technological breakthrough in Nigeria

By Oyeniran Apata  / Correspondent, Lagos   The place of universities and research institutes to make a positive impact in the nation’s quest and sustenance of its emergence as Africa’s leading…

Students to jostle for N1.9m PZ Chemistry Challenge competition

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   A total sum of N1.9 million will be shared among four successful students who would emerge as winners at the second edition of the…

Lagos schools get MultiChoice resource centre

By Funmi Falobi  / Snr. Reporter, Lagos   MultiChoice, Nigeria’s has inaugurated 10 additional resource centres in Lagos State bringing the total to 18. Each beneficiary school receives a TV set,…

Lagos introduces screening test to improve students’ performance in WASSCE

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase / Reporter, Lagos   As part of measures to improve the performance of students at the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations, WASSCE the Lagos state government has…

Towards restoration of secondary school education

Towards restoration of secondary school education

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase Reporter, Lagos   In the past, Nigeria had an enviable secondary school education system. Whether public or private, located in urban or rural communities, Nigeria’s educational system…

AAU restates commitment to quality university education in Africa

President, Association of  African Universities (AAU), Professor Olusola Oyewole has restated the commitment of the association to ensure that Universities in Africa produced graduates with sound skills, competencies and requisite…

I want to become an entrepreneur, says Gideon Afolayan

By Oyeniran Apata Correspondent, Lagos    A popular saying that the family is a haven in a heartless world played out in the life of Oluwaseun Gideon Afolayan who emerged…

Entrepreneurship education lecture hours inadequate – Elemo

Entrepreneurship education lecture hours  inadequate – Elemo

Dr. Gloria Elemo is the Director-General of the 58 years old, Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi (FIIRO). At the recently concluded investment and technology week 2014, she addressed a…

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