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By admin On 2 Apr, 2014 At 02:16 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
Mr. Babatunde Fashola

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday reaffirmed its determination to train competent teachers who will help to move the state forward in its bid to attain educational excellence. Mrs Olabunmi Fabanwo, Director-General, Public Service Staff Development Centre, gave the  reassurance in Lagos at the opening ceremony of a five-day induction programme for newly employed teachers […]


By admin On 25 Mar, 2014 At 10:08 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
University of Nigeria (UNN), Nsukka

Forty-four persons will be awarded 1st Class Honours certificates at the 43rd Convocation Ceremony of the University of Nigeria (UNN), Nsukka which will take place on Friday and Saturday this week. Vice chancellor of the institution, Professor Bartholomew Okolo, disclosed this yesterday while briefing reporters as part of activities marking the 43rd Convocation Ceremony. Okolo […]


By admin On 27 Feb, 2014 At 09:37 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
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Federal Polytechnic Bida chapter of  Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has sought Etsu Nupe,  Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar’s help in ending their nationwide strike. The union made the appeal when they paid courtesy visit to the monarch in his palace. Members of the union led by the national secretary, Nda Umar, was received by  the […]


By admin On 22 Feb, 2014 At 04:01 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
Dame Patience Jonathan,

The first lady of Nigeria, Mrs. Patience Jonathan yesterday visited the University of Lagos to break grounds at the foundation laying ceremony of a 15 storey, 1,900 capacity, female hostel to be named after her. The project, which is worth about N3bn is to be completed in 2016. The first lady, addressing a teeming crowd […]


By admin On 22 Feb, 2014 At 04:06 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
LASU

One month after violent protest that culminated in its closure, the students of Lagos State University (LASU) have been ordered to resume on Monday without any stringent condition attached. Governor Babatunde Fashola ordered the re-opening of the institution in the same week the Joint Action Front (JAF) and Education Right Campaign (ERC) joined the students […]


By admin On 18 Feb, 2014 At 07:14 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
Dame Patience Jonathan,

LAGOS—UNIVERSITY of  Lagos is set to name a 15-storey girls hostel after Dame Patience Goodluck Jonathan this Friday. At a briefing  yesterday, the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Professor Duro Oni, said the 15-storey building expected to cost about N3  billion would be named after the First Lady because of her contributions towards women folks. He said: […]


By admin On 13 Feb, 2014 At 09:55 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments

Bilateral Educational Agreement (BEA) Awards are scholarship awards made to eligible Nigerian youths after due process by development partners who have entered into Bilateral Educational agreement with Nigeria. These offers could be at the Undergraduate or Post Graduate or both levels as the case may be.  The duration of the scholarship offer ranges from 4- […]


By admin On 12 Feb, 2014 At 04:17 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
ASUP NANS

The Academic staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP) has vowed to continue with its nationwide strike until its demands are fully met by the Federal Government of Nigeria. Speaking during a press conference in Minna, the Niger state capital, the chairman of ASUP, Niger State Polytechnic, Zungeru chapter, Comrade Kasim Mohammed, decried the Federal Government’s attitude […]


By admin On 10 Feb, 2014 At 11:04 AM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
ASUU

Another strike by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is imminent as there is fear over the implementation of the Memorandum of Understanding reached with the federal government. The national treasurer of ASUU, Dr Tunde Aremu, who gave this hint while speaking at a luncheon held in honour of media for their […]


By admin On 3 Feb, 2014 At 04:34 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
AOCOED

Students of the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED) in Lagos this morning went on a rampage over a sudden increase in their tuition fees for the second time in three years. They shut down gate of the school and took to the streets to call attention to their plight. The students said the management […]


By admin On 3 Feb, 2014 At 02:27 PM | Categorized As Education | With 0 Comments
Lagos State University, LASU,

The students of the Lagos State University (LASU) have taken their campaign to the social media, with the launch of #SaveLASU on twitter, which has become one of the trending issues on the platform. The students are demanding the immediate reopening of the school registration portal and reversal of the school fee hike. They have […]



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