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By admin On 27 Sep, 2015 At 08:26 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

  So you know that you want to work in a particular field but you may not have all the necessary skills that you need to land the job. Don’t worry, here are a few pointers on how to get the skills and experience that you need. An Internship An internship is a great way […]

By admin On 24 Jul, 2015 At 01:14 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has warned Nigerians against patronising online universities and other degree awarding institutions operating online, saying that any certificate obtained from such institutions is not recognised. Speaking at a press conference at the headquarters of the commission, yesterday, the director, Information and Public Relations, Ibrahim Usman Yakasai, stressed that degrees obtained […]

By admin On 24 Feb, 2015 At 01:58 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) will, today, meet with the Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau and its Labour counterpart, Saminu Turaki, as well as the House of Representatives Committee on Education. Both ministers and the committee have urgently invited ASUP to the crucial meeting separately to forestall the nationwide strike […]

By admin On 9 Jul, 2014 At 11:11 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

A final year student of Philosophy, identified as Sapara, was on Monday, reportedly, shot in the head by unidentified gunmen, at the King Jaja Hall of the University of Lagos. Sapara, who had his face covered in blood after a bullet was said to have scraped the side of his head, was subsequently taken to […]

By admin On 25 Jun, 2014 At 09:34 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

Authorities of the University of Ibadan have expelled 78 students for their failure to obtain the minimum academic requirements for the 2012/2013 session. The institution’s registrar, Olujimi Olukoya said in Ibadan yesterday that the Senate of the university had approved the expulsion of the affected students. The expelled students were at various levels ranging from […]

By admin On 13 May, 2014 At 08:07 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

Efforts by the House Committee on Education to bring to an end the protracted strike action by the  Academic Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) was yesterday dampened following the disclosure by the Ministry of Education that the salary arrears of polytechnic staff, which is one of their demands, was not captured in the 2014 budget. This […]

By admin On 5 May, 2014 At 12:24 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

Applications are welcome from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Postgraduate programmes of the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) for the 2014/2015 session leading to the award of Postgraduate Diploma, Masters degree and PhD, as follows; 1.) Faculty of Education Dept. of Counseling and Educational Psychology Master of Education [MEd.] — Educational Psychology Master of Education […]

By admin On 14 Apr, 2014 At 11:48 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

protestThe death of a female student of the Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State in a road crash has led to  clashes between students and thugs in the town. It was gathered that the female student who was a Higher National Diploma, HND 1, Accountancy student of the institution and a commercial motorcycle were hit by […]

By admin On 14 Apr, 2014 At 11:20 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

An expert has canvassed a comprehensive sexuality education in the curriculum of schools for the youths so as to reduce HIV/AIDS infection among the demograph population. According to 2010 survey, out of the 3.1 million Nigerians living with HIV/AIDS, nearly half of that number are between 15 and 24 years old. Speaking at the National […]

By admin On 14 Apr, 2014 At 11:27 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

The Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency’s (LASAA) is set to organise a signage education programme that will keep government, corporate organisations and individuals abreast of signage matters in the country. Speaking with journalists at the weekend, the managing director of LASAA, Mr George Noah said the main objective of the programme was to ensure […]

By admin On 2 Apr, 2014 At 02:07 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

OshiomholeGov. Adams Oshiomhole of Edo says any public school teacher who has not undergone the assessment test for teachers will not remain on the payroll of the government. Oshiomhole made the announcement on Wednesday in Benin when he received the report of the Teachers Assessment Committee, led by Prof. Dennis Agbonlahor, a former Vice-Chancellor of […]