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January 6, 2018 8:48 AM WAEC reacts to increment of registration fee

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has reacted to the reports on social media that it has increased its registration free from N13, 950 to N30, 000. The exam body said it did not at any point hike its fee as widely being speculated. WAEC was reacting to an inquiry by one Lagos driver @lagosuber on Twitter who wrote: “So @waecnigeria form cost 30k now. “This girl here wants 28

October 10, 2017 2:06 PM Kaduna to employ 25,000 teachers

The governor, who stated this when he received a World Bank delegation in his office in Kaduna on Monday said this would also entrench equity in the distribution of teachers across the state. He explained that recruiting teachers had became necessary due to the acute shortage of qualified primary school teachers in the state. The governor stated that his administration 18

October 5, 2017 5:18 PM Charge detained Ekiti commissioners to court now – NLC tells EFCC

The Ekiti State Chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to urgently charge the arrested Commissioner for finance, Toyin Ojo and Accountant General of the State, Mrs. Yemisi Owolabi to court if indeed it has anything against them. Ekiti NLC boss, Ade Adesanimi, said the anti-graft 17

October 3, 2017 7:36 PM Ogun students protest poor standard of education

Scores of students, under the aegis of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Ogun State axis, on Tuesday, stormed the Governor’s Office, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta, to protest what they termed “parlous state of education in Ogun”. The protesting students, who had earlier driven around major streets in the state capital city in several buses 4

September 16, 2017 11:30 PM Why Nigeria needs Sagay in fight against corruption

When President Muhammadu Buhari, renowned for his integrity and anti-corruption stance, appointed a professor of law and civil rights activist, Itse Sagay, in August 2015, as head of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption, close friends described it as one appointment whose time had come. Established to advise the Buhari administration 18

September 8, 2017 2:58 AM Strike: No Progress Without Quality Education, NLC Tells FG, ASUU

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities to embrace collective bargaining as there was no way progress would be made without quality education. Mr Ayuba Wabba, NLC President said this at a conciliation meeting with Executive of ASUU, officials of the Ministry of Education and other 25

September 2, 2017 7:23 PM Seven Girls Killed in Fire at Kenya High School

NAIROBI, Kenya — Seven girls died early Saturday when a fire gutted their dormitory at a high school in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, the country’s education minister said. The cause of the fire was not immediately known, the minister, Fred Matiangi, said. Moi Girls High School will be closed for two weeks for an investigation. “At 2 a.m., our matron came, telling 66

September 2, 2017 5:55 PM At least eight students killed in Nairobi school fire

Fire burns down dormitory at Moi Girls high school in Kenyan capital, killing eight teenage girls and inuring 10 others. At least eight students have been killed and 10 others taken to hospital after a fire broke out at a girls' school in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. The blaze, which broke out early on Saturday, burned down one dormitory of Moi Girls 48

August 31, 2017 11:52 AM ASUU: My child also affected by strike – Labour Minister, Chris Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on Wednesday disclosed that his child is also affected by the current ongoing strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. Ngige revealed this when he spoke with state house correspondents after the Federal Executive Council meeting. He said, “I have my child at home as we speak 18

August 30, 2017 6:18 PM ASUU Strike: Osinbajo to head FG’s team in resolving contentious issues

ABUJA– VICE President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has been appointed to lead the Federal Government Negotiation Team to interface with the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to resolve some of the contentious issues. Already the Vice President was lurked in a meeting with the government team yesterday and was expected to schedule meeting with the leadership 14