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NGO Says 1million Pupils Miss School Daily Due To Lack Of Access To Sanitary Pad

An NGO, Hope and Dreams Initiative (HDI) says statistics show that one million pupils miss school every day due to lack of access to sanitary pad. Mrs Nguzo Ogbodo, the Founder of the organisation was speaking during the distribution of some educational materials to schools in the Federal Capital Territory …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI APPROVES TAKE-OFF GRANT TO ESTABLISH TWO NEW UNIVERSITIES OF TECHNOLOGY AND HEALTH SCIENCES

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a take-off grant of N18 billion for the establishment of two new universities of technology and universities of health sciences in 2021. This was made known by the minister of education represented by the permanent secretary Arch Sonny Echono. The universities of technology will be …

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NIM URGES MEMBERS TO ADOPT UNIVERSAL BEST PRACTICES IN THE COUNTRY

The Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) Chartered, University of Abuja Chapter, has called on its members to promote the ideals of management practice and discipline for the development of the country. The President and Chairman of the Institute, Mrs. Patience Anabor, made the call at the inauguration of NIM members …

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NABTEB RESCHEDULES JUNE 14TH EXAMINATIONS

    The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) has announced the rescheduling of two papers in the upcoming 2021 NBC/NTC Examinations earlier fixed for Monday, 14th June, 2021.   This is due to the declaration of Monday, 14th June as public holiday by the Federal Government to mark …

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NECO: NO EXTENTION OF REGISTRATION PERIOD FOR THE 2021 (SSCE) FOR SCHOOL BASED CANDIDATES

The National Examinations Council (NECO) says it will not extend the registration period for the 2021 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for school based candidates. In a statement made available to journalists in Abuja by the Head Information and Public Relations Division, Mr Sanni Azeez said The Registration exercise which …

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FCT POLICE COMMAND DEBUNKS RUMORS OF ATTACK ON UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA

The FCT Police Command has debunked the viral message on social media purporting that the University of Abuja has been attacked by bandits.   The Command in a statement categorically explained that there is no record of such incident as of yesterday. The command, therefore, urged the public to disregard …

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FEDERAL GOVERNMENT INAUGURATES FIVE GOVERNING COUNCILS OF FEDERAL UNIVERSITIES

The Federal Government has inaugurated five governing councils of federal universities, four of whose councils were dissolved for their inability to discharge their duties in line with the provisions of the law. The affected universities were the University of Lagos, the University of Port Harcourt, the University of Ibadan, and …

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AMAC Budgets 26 Million Naira Scholarship for Primary School Students

  The chairman of the Abuja municipal area council Alhaji Abdullahi Adamu Candido has promised to give automatic scholarship to 29 LEA pupils who participated in the essay writing for the 2021 international day of happiness and book presentation at LEA Secretariat Wuse Abuja. A statement issued by the council …

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OVER 3.8 MILLION PUPILS IN SCHOOLS ARE BENEFITING FROM FREE AND COMPULSORY EDUCATION PROGRAMME……… KANO STATE GOVERNMENT.

The Kano State Government says it has enrolled over 3.8 million pupils in schools since inception of the Free and Compulsory Education programme in the state. Dr Danlami Hayyo, the Chairman, Kano State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), said pupils were enrolled into the schools across the 44 local government …

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FG TASKS YOUTHS TO BE UNITED FOR THE COMMON GOAL

As Nigeria joins other 53 commonwealth nations to mark the 2021 commonwealth celebration, youths have been urged to promote unity in diversity for the common goal of the country. The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu who was represented by the Minister of State for Education, Prof. Chukuemeka Nwajiuba made …

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