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Our take on computer-based examinations – Stakeholders

Our take on computer-based  examinations – Stakeholders

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase / Reporter, Lagos   Examinations are generally regarded as the best way to test whether what an individual has been exposed to overtime has been properly internalised or…

UNILAG admits 6,644, unfolds scholarship package

UNILAG admits 6,644, unfolds scholarship package

A total of 6,644 students were recently matriculated into various programmes in the 12 faculties and a school of Post Graduate Studies of the University of Lagos (UNILAG). Addressing the…

Provost bemoans low number of qualified teachers in Schools

By Segun Adeleye   /  Abeokuta   The Provost, Federal College of Education, Osiele Abeokuta, Dr. Adebayo  Ajayi has lamented the low number of qualified and certified teachers in both…

ASUU seeks visitation panel over LASU crisis

ASUU seeks visitation panel over LASU crisis

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos Zone has appealed to Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos to immediately set up a visitation panel for the Lagos State University (LASU).…

Non-issuance of results, certificates sparks off protest at MOCPED

•We are not involved EKSU By Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos   The fragile peace on the campus of the Michael Otedola College of Primary Education (MOCPED), Noforija, Epe, Lagos was…

Lagos girls sweep schools debate prizes

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   It was yet another wonderful outing for girls from Lagos State public schools as they clinched all the major prizes at the end of…

Don decries public silence on conducts of students

 By Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos   Provost of the Federal College of Education, (FCE), Osiele, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Dr. Ayodele Ajayi has decried the spread of negative news about institutions…

FUNAAB Registrar tasks students on conducts

Fresh student of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), have been advised not to engage in unruly behaviours as bona fide students of the institution. Registrar of the institution,…

LASTVEB tasks SIWES students on good behaviour

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board (LASTVEB), Engineer Olawunmi Gaspers has advised students of the Lagos State Technical Colleges…

UNILAG college of medicine provost gets second term

UNILAG college of medicine  provost gets second term

The Governing Council of the University of Lagos has renewed the appointment of Professor Folasade Ogunsola as Provost of the College of Medicine for a second term of two years…

Elections: Nigerians doubt ability of FG, INEC to protect NYSC members

Elections: Nigerians doubt ability of FG, INEC to protect NYSC members

By Oyeniran Apata  / Correspondent, Lagos   The aftermath of the post election violence of the April 2011 Presidential election, still remains fresh in the minds of many Nigerians, as 10…

Success story of Ebola fight: The UNILAG, LUTH connections

By Oyeniran Apata  / Correspondent, Lagos   As Nigeria heaves a collective sigh of relief in 2014 after being declared free of Ebola, unknown to many, the success story of the…

Ekiti State varsity unveils five year strategic document

By Oyeniran Apata  / Correspondent, Lagos   Management of the Ekiti State University (EKSU) has unveiled a 5-year Strategic Plan Document that will guide the development and activities at the institution.…

Professor Alkali to deliver NOUN’s 4th convocation lecture

Special Adviser to the President on Political Affairs, Professor Rufai Ahmed Alkali is to deliver the 4th convocation lecture of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). A statement signed…

FG to regulate fees charged by federal tertiary institutions

By Innocent Oweh,  Correspondent, Abuja   In a deliberate effort to reduce unrest that greets indiscriminate increase in fees paid by students, the Federal Government has announced fresh plans to…

Educationist tasks govt on effective monitoring of schools

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   Supervising ministries in the education sector in the country have been called upon to ensure proper monitoring and supervision of schools across the country…

Insurgency: Okebukola task NERDC on jihadist tendencies

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase  / Reporter, Lagos   Former Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Peter Okebukola has called on the Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC) to…

Group condemns Lagos State’s N10, 000 levy on JSS admission test

A group, Education Rights Campaign (ERC) has described as outrageous the recently publicised decision by the Lagos State Government to impose a N10,000 levy on parents and guardians as conditions…

UNILAG strengthens direct admission with JUPEB

UNILAG strengthens direct admission with JUPEB

By Oyeniran Apata / Correspondent, Lagos   Authority of the University of Lagos has announced the establishment of an examination similar to the London GCE and Cambridge A’ Level examinations as…

Contentious issues that will shape education sector in 2015

Contentious issues that will shape education sector in 2015

No doubt, 2015 is a decisive year for Nigeria when the citizens will be on the march again to elect leaders for the country. So it is for the education…

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