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Expect.more investment in education, Buhari assures

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Paris, France, assured Nigerians that allocations to the educational sector will be improved as revenue increases, describing the sector as a major engine for the development of any country. The President, during an interactive session with the Nigerian community in Paris, said the about 5 per cent allocation to…

NPS enrols 465 prison inmates for degree programmes -CG

…  Wins Multiple Global Awards in 2018 The Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) has enrolled 465 inmates for academic programmes just as it won multiple international awards for promoting education and campaigns on prison decongestion this year. The Comptroller General of Prison, Jaafaru Ahmed who made the disclosure while handing over the awards to the Minister…

Lagos disbursed N178.431m to benefiaries of deceased SUBEB staff

…Promotes 3,273 Primary School Teachers The Lagos State Government on Friday disbursed a total of N178, 431,797.76 to families of 57 deceased staff of the State’s Universal Basic Education Board (LSUBEB). Speaking during the presentation of cheques to the beneficiaries at the LSUBEB Multipurpose Hall in Maryland, the Executive Chairman of the Board, Dr. Ganiyu…

Presidential Statement on PMB’s WAEC Result

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja received the attestation and confirmation of his 1961 West African School Certificate (WASC) Examination result from the West African Examinations Council (WAEC). The documents were presented to the President at State House during a courtesy visit by a delegation of WAEC led by its Registrar, Dr Iyi Uwadiae, accompanied…

Buhari recounts days in secondary school, says it was very difficult to commit exam fraud

President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Abuja received the attestation and confirmation of his 1961 West African School Certificate (WASC) Examination result from the West African Examinations Council (WAEC). The documents were presented to the President at State House during a courtesy visit by a delegation of WAEC led by its   Registrar, Dr Iyi Uwadiae, accompanied…

Saraki lauds FG for adopting Kwara’s 10-year old policy

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commended the President Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government for adopting the ‘Every Child Counts’ education policy initiated by his administration 10 years ago, when he was governor of Kwara State. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, Saraki applauded the…

Buhari receives WAEC certificate, results

The West African Examination Council (WAEC), based in Ghana, on Friday presented attestation certificate and confirmation of WAEC result to President Muhammadu Buhari. The Registrar of the Council, Dr Iyi Uwadiae, made the presentation at the president’s mini conference hall at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Uwadiae, who was accompanied by senior staff of the council, performed the ceremony…

LAUTECH slashes proposed tuition fees, announces resumption

The Governing Council of Ladoke  Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, has announced reduction in the proposed tuition fee which generated heavy controversy in the institution. This is contained in a statement signed by the institution’s Head, Public and Alumni Relations Unit, Olalekan Fadeyi, and made available to newsmen on Saturday. The management of the…

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