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FG ASSURES IMPLEMENTATION OF TEACHERS WELFARE PACKAGE BY 2022

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world to mark World Teachers’ Day, the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), has lamented the inability of some state governments to implement the National Minimum Wage Act for teachers since it was signed into law in 2018.  NUT national president, Dr. Nasir Idris …

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FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION ENDORSES NIGER DELTA CANIVAL PROJECT, CALLS IT A NATIONAL PROJECT.

The Niger Delta Reporters are seeking for endorsement and support from the Ministry of Education and other relevant stakeholders as they work towards the realization of the Niger Delta Canival Project, first edition coming up at the end of the year in Rivers state.   Organizers of the Canival, the  …

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TRCN INDUCTS 300 TEACHERS IN UNI ABUJA

The registrar and chief executive officer of teachers registration council of Nigeria (TRCN ) has urged the inducted graduands of Bachelor degree in education to be ICT compliant.   Prof Josiah Ajiboye made the call while inducting the sixth graduating students for bachelor degree in education in university of Abuja. …

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FG Pays, 9066 N-Power Beneficiaries 5months Arrears

The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development have commenced the final payment of the arrears on the few outstanding allowances of Batches A and B N-Power volunteers. In a statement signed by the permanent Secretary Mal. Bashir Nura Alkali says the accounts of 14,021 volunteers were …

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FG calls on IT practitioners to register with CPN

The Federal Government has directed Individuals and Corporate organizations involved in Information Technology (IT) practices to register with the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN). The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu made this known at the inauguration of 2021-2023 newly appointed council members of CPN in Abuja. The …

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NO GUARANTEE OF INDUSTRIAL HARMONY BETWEEN GOVERNMENT AND ASUU-ASUU ABUJA

  The Academic Staff Union Of Universities (ASUU), Abuja Zone says it can no longer guarantee industrial harmony in public universities due to the ongoing atitude of Government to the MoAs and MoUs signed with the Union. Dr. Salahu Mohammed Lawal, the Zonal Coordinator of the union disclosed this during …

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PRESIDENTIAL VISITATION PANEL FROWNS AT PRIORITY GIVEN TO IGR OVER EDUCATIONAL QUALITY IN UNIVERSITIES

The Presidential Visitation Panel of the University of Abuja observed that tertiary institutions give priority to Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) at the expense of educational quality. The Chairman of the panel to University of Abuja, Mr Bukar Aji, who spoke on behalf of Chairmen of visitation panels of 88 institutions …

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NATIONAL SENIOR SECONDARY EDUCATION COMMISSION FUNDS NOT A BONANZA – EXECUTIVE SECRETARY

The Executive Secretary, National Senior Secondary Education Commission (NSSEC) Dr. Benjamin Abakpa has reiterated that accessing NSSEC fund is not a goldmine, rather it is a commitment towards raising the standard of the Senior Secondary Education in the country. He made this known when group of Development Partners paid a …

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NATIONAL COUNCIL ON EDUCATION TO ORGANISE ADVOCACY PROGRAMMES ON IMPLEMENTATION OF SAFE SCHOOLS DECLARATION LAWS AND POLICIES

The National Council on Education  has agreed that the Federal Ministry of Education, States and the Federal Capital Territory should organise advocacy and sensitisation programmes on the implementation of Safe Schools Declaration laws and Policies across the Federation. The National Policy on Safety, Security and Violence-Free Schools in Nigeria as …

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PROF. IBRAHIM DANTANI WUSHISHU TAKES OVER AFFAIRS OF NECO

The Registrar, National Examinations Council (NECO), Prof. Ibrahim Dantani Wushishi has promised to reposition NECO to become a credible and internationally acclaimed examination body. A statement made available to journalists in Abuja by the Head, information and public relation Mr Sanni Azeez revealed that Prof. Wushishi made the promise while …

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