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August 15, 2018 1:01 PM South Africa To Get Rid Of Pit Latrines In State Schools After Student’s Death

South Africa has announced plans to get rid of all pit latrines in state schools within two years after a five-year-old pupil drowned in a toilet in March. Lumka Mkhethwa’s death in March in rural Eastern Cape province came four years after another five-year-old, Michael Komape, had also died after falling into a school toilet in the northern province 19

August 3, 2018 9:47 AM Ijaws demand first-class treatment in Delta, attack Gov. Okowa

A group, which identified itself as Ijaw Interest Advocates, IIA, (Izanzazn Intellectual Camp), Friday told the Delta State Governor, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa and his deputy, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro that their effort in the state’s education sector is sectional and lopsided. The group made the assertion in a statement signed and made available to DAILY POST by its National 14

August 2, 2018 12:58 PM FG releases N140b for Social Investment Programme in 2017 –

The Federal Government, on Thursday, said the sum of N140 billion out of the N500 billion budgeted for its Social Investment Programme (SIP) in 2017 has been released. It also said for 2016, only N80 billion of the budgeted N500 billion, was released bringing total sum released to N220 billion out of N1 trillion within the period for the implementation 22

July 31, 2018 10:43 AM Police Campaign Against Cultism In Markets, School, Others

The Enugu State Police Command through the command’s Spokesman, SP Ebere Amaraizu, revealed it has taken its Police Campaign Against Cultism and Other Vices (POCACOV) to markets, schools, NYSC Orientation camp and communities, among other areas. Amaraizu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Enugu on Monday that the command would stop at nothing in its ongoing 13

July 31, 2018 7:00 AM Moses Obaro: Analysing Ambode’s midas touch in Lagos

When former Lagos governor Babatunde Fashola handed over to current governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, many questioned the possibility of sustained growth in the Centre of Excellence. Their concerns were valid. The Nigerian political system, known for its drama and intrigues, has not been linked to innovation often, continuity and a dedication to tangible development 19

July 23, 2018 7:23 PM Nigerian govt releases JSS admission list for 2018

The Ministry of Education on Monday released the list of pupils admitted into the Junior Secondary School of the 104 Federal Government Colleges across the country. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, approved the admission, after over 80,000 pupils wrote the entrance examination in April 2018. He, however, lamented that the insecurity situation 17

July 20, 2018 10:25 AM Over 100 Nigerians Bag U.S Scholarship Awards

The U.S. Embassy on Thursday in Abuja said more than 15 leading U.S universities offered the scholarships, starting in Fall 2018 Academic Calendar. The embassy also further explained that the scholarships, which would afford both rich and poor students to study in various universities of their choices in U.S., was facilitated through Education USA Abuja 22

July 20, 2018 6:16 AM Dino Melaye: Fani-Kayode reacts to assassination attempt

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted to the alleged assassination attempt on Senator Dino Melaye. DAILY POST reported that the Senator on Thursday ran into trouble on his way to Isanlu in Yagba East local government council to commission some projects. The Senator representing Kogi West met roadblock with heavy truck shortly before 18

July 19, 2018 7:29 AM WAEC: Lagos candidates yet to get WASSCE results two weeks after release

Students of Lagos State public schools are yet to access their results, two weeks after the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) released results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). A source from the Lagos State Ministry of Education, who pleaded anonymity, told The Nation that the non-release of the result, may not be unconnected 18

July 18, 2018 9:24 AM BREAKING: Hoodlums burn down 2 schools to be commissioned by Dino Melaye in Kogi

The Government Girls Secondary School, Sarkin Noma and Lokongoma Secondary School in Lokoja LGA which were due for commissioning this morning have been razed down and vandalized by yet to be identified hoodlums. The schools were razed down and vandalized by the suspected hoodlums Tuesday night. The girls schools were among the sixty-nine projects the Senator 17