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See How Students Learn In Kebbi State

Nigeria government should see this and try to reform the education system in the north west. The sit on the ground to learn no desk
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See Nigerian-Ghanaian Lady Who Just Graduated With First Class In Petroleum Engineering

A Nigerian-Ghanaian lady known for her outstanding brilliance and intelligence has done it again. This time, Joaness Frimpong, has bagged first class in Petroleum Engineering...
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Lagos To Make Yoruba Language Compulsory In Schools

By Monsuru Olowoopejo Lagos State Government has concluded plans to make the teaching of Yoruba language compulsory in all its public schools. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode...
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Phillip Agbese: One Year Of Education Under Change Agenda

According to the great Nelson Mandela “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” I cannot agree less with...
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OMG: 60 Year Old Man Sitting For A Secondary School Examinations Goes Viral

A Somali journalist, Hassan Istiila, has taken to Twitter to reveal the photos of a 60-year-old man among secondary school students sitting for national examinations...
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Primary School Student Allegedly Turns Into A Snake During School Assembly

It was a shocking incident in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe as students ran out of their classrooms after the sudden appearance of a snake during school assembly....
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Delta Varsity Produces 24 1st Class Graduates At its 10th Convocation Ceremony

Prof. Victor Peretomode, the Vice Chancellor, Delta State University (DELSU), Abraka, on Saturday, said 24 students of the university bagged first class degree at it’s...
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Educationist Urges Introduction Of Fees In Lagos Public Schools

An educationist, Mrs Adebola Lawal, on Thursday urged the Lagos State Government to introduce schools fees in public schools in the state to place value...
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Ondo University Shut Down Over Student Unrest

The ‎Authorities of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba, Akoko Ondo State, (AAUA), have announced the immediate closure of the institution. This follows the destruction of property within and...
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UNIPORT Students Shut Down Academic Activities Over Hike In Fees

Students of the University of Port Harcourt have shutdown all academic activities in the institution. All entry and exit points in the institution have been placed...
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Governor Ishaku Orders Suspension Of Taraba State University Workers

Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba has directed the state-owned university in Jalingo, to suspend all employments it carried out from May 29, 2015 to date. This...
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Nigerians In Diaspora Throw Weight Behind JAMB

As mixed reactions continue to trail the adoption of Computer Based Test (CBT) by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), the Nigerians in Diaspora...
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Osun Pupils Chase Teachers With Guns

Some pupils suspected to be cultists on Wednesday invaded the premises of the Anglican High School and Adenle Middle School in Osogbo, Osun State, chasing...
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Lust, Fraud Turn Universities To Slaughterhouses (3)

Walking or driving through the University of Lagos, one will naturally feel at home with the aura and physical planning of the institution. It has...
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NUC Names University Of Ibadan Number 1 In Nigeria (Top 100)

A recent rating of the tertiary institutions in Nigeria has put the premier university ahead of its counterparts.  The National University Commission (NUC), has released its...
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Muhammadu Buhari: Nigeria’s Education System Undervalued

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on all stakeholders in the education sector to ensure the provision of qualitative and quantitative education in order to achieve...
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18 Year Old Emerges Best WASSCE Candidate With Eight A1s

Benue State-born Samuel Nder has become the overall best scholar in the 2014 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination. Nder scored A1 in all his...
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Great Nigerian School That Produced 5 Presidents, Over 20 Governors And Ministers

A Nigerian school has remarkably produced some of the most prominent politicians and policy makers in Nigeria since independence...Check out her alumni.  Ever wondered the secondary...
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Joint Admission And Matriculation Board Rejects Senate’s Call For UTME Result extension

The recommendation by the Senate that all results for entry into tertiary institutions should last for three years will distort and delay the future of...
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Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II To Emerge UNIBEN Chancellor

The management of the University of Benin, Edo State, on Monday said that the university has concluded plans to install the Emir of Kano, Alhaji...
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Amazing! Nigerian Girl Bags First Class From UK University (Photos)

A young Nigerian girl has bagged a first class degree in Accounting at a prestigious University in the United Kingdom.  A big congratulation to Nigerian intellectual,...
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How ‘God' Used Pastor Adeboye To End Cultism In University Of Calabar

Deputy Governor of Cross River State, Prof. Ivara Esu, is grateful to God for using the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God,...
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My Dad Encouraged Me To Love My Course - Alabi Oluwatobi

Alabi Oluwatobi, 21, graduated with a first class from the Department of Sociology, Landmark University, Omu Aran, Kwara State, in the 2013/2014 academic session with...
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I’ll Continue To Work As Long As I’m Alive - Prof. Ayodele Olorunda

Prof. Ayodele Olorunda, 75, is the first Professor of Food Technology in Nigeria. He shares his life experiences in this interview with Fisayo Falodi Where did...
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Shocking! See The Number Of Illiterates In Nigeria According - UNESCO

A recent survey of UNESCO has revealed that millions of Nigerians still lack formal education as against the availability of educational institution and facilities across...
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UNILAG Students Shut Down School Over Bedbug Attacks

Students of the University of Lagos, Akoka,Yaba,on Monday shut down the varsity’s two main gates over what they termed incessant attacks of bedbugs and neglect...
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Shocking!! Pupils Still Sit On Bare Floor In School In Delta State (Photo)

Hon Reuben Izeze has voiced out his displeasure about the poor state of primary schools in Omosuomo and Ekameta riverside communities in his area as...
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Lecturers Many Ways Of Forcing Students To Pay For Marks

The level of corruption in many institutions in Nigeria’s tertiary education sub-sector is massive, writes JESUSEGUN ALAGBE Chioma would not easily forget her awful experience –...
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Ahmadu Bello University Gets Youngest Professor

The senate of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has, in its 472nd meeting approved the promotion of a 39- year-old academic, Ahmad Ibrahim Doko, to...
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Can You Imagine!! Female DELSU Student Caught With Expo In Her Private Part During Examination

Six female students, one of them a final year student of the Department of Library and Information Science, Delta State University, Abraka, were last Friday...
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Exposed!! List Of 65 Illegal Tertiary Institutions Released by NUC

In a weekly bulletin dated August 24, the National Universities Commission has released a list of illegal degree awarding institutions operating in Nigeria.  The National Universities...
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UNILAG Releases Post UTME Results, 17,935 Out Of 31,955 Passed

The University of Lagos has announced that a total of 17, 935 candidates of the 31,955 that sat for its 2015 Post Unified Tertiary Matriculation...
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4 Nigerians Emerge Best Graduating Students At Dillard University, U.S (Photos)

Four Nigerians have emerged as the best graduating students at the Dillard University, New Orleans, and the U.S.A.  One Nigerian lady and three men were named...
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Obafemi Awolowo University Ranked No.1 University In Nigeria For The 5th Consecutive Time

Cybermetrics Lab of Spain, an international institute which ranks Universities worldwide, has rated the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, as the best university in...
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Unbelievable!! Woman Shows Up For HND Exam Wearing Her Wedding Gown

An HND 1 Accountancy student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo (RUGIPO), Ondo State, stunned her fellow students when she showed up to write her exam...
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73 Students Expelled From YABATECH Over Fake Results

73 students have reportedly been expelled from Yabatech on grounds of using fake results to gain admission.  73 students have just been expelled by the Academic...
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WAEC To Release All Withheld Results Today

WAEC has promised to release the results the body withheld over debts being owed by several states in the country.  The West African Examination Council, WAEC,...
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Federal Schools Must Include Islamic Books Curriculum - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Federal Ministry of Education to include two Islamic Studies books written by the late Justice Muhammad Bashir Sambo in...
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Nigerian Student Sets Record In Russia, Scores 5.0 GPA In University

The Federal Ministry of Education on Wednesday in Abuja honoured Dr Victor Olalusi who scored 5.0 Cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) in Russian National Research...
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Joint Admissions And Matriculation Board Defends UNILAG

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has defended the 250 cut-off mark set by the University of Lagos for students wishing to gain admission to...
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National Universities Commission Bans Online Degrees From Maryam Abacha University

The National Universities Commission stated that online degrees obtained from foreign universities and academic institutions, will not be accepted as a means of seeking employment...
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UNILAG Raises JAMB Cut-Off Mark

Alleged attempts by authorities of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, Akoka, and the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board, JAMB, to change the official cut-off point of...
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Etisalat Prize For Literature 2015 Opens, Molara Wood, Others, To Judge Entries

Nigeria’s telecommunications company, Etisalat has announced the call for entries for the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Literature which is in its third year.  The prize is...
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Sokoto Suspends Headmaster, 20 Teachers For Absenteeism

The Kware Local Education Authority in Sokoto State has suspended the headmaster and all 20 teachers of Rugar-Liman Primary School in the area for absenteeism. Also...
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JAMB Announces New Cut-Off Mark For Tertiary Admission

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced the cut-off mark for admission into all tertiary institutions in Nigeria. JAMB, and stakeholders in education sector,...
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Niger Delta Amnesty Students Stranded Abroad

There is tension in Niger Delta over the plight of students undergoing various academic and vocational training abroad under the Presidential Amnesty Programme of the...
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N200m Loan Scam: EFCC Clears 20 Ogun Teachers

The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission were said to have cleared the first batch of 20 public secondary school teachers in Ogun...
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JAMB Will Decide The Admission Cut-Off Marks On July 14

According to NAN, The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will hold its 2015 policy meeting on July 14, to determine cut-off marks...
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Foreign Univarsities Delisting Niger Delta Students - Ijaw Youth Council

President, Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, Mr. Udengs Eradiri, has raised the alarm over the plight of over 6,000 Niger Delta students on Federal Government’s scholarships...
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Kashim Shettima Denies Appointing Chibok Principal Commissioner of Education

Borno state Governor, Kashim Shettima has denied appointing Mrs Asabe Kwambura, Principal of Government Secondary School, Chibok, state commissioner for education. According to DAILY POST, a...
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Gunmen Kidnaps UTA’s Ex-Vice Chacellor

Former Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure FUTA, Prof Albert Ilemobade was yesterday abducted by gunmen. Ilemobade was the vice chancellor between 1987...
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Gunmen Kidnap Ignatius Ajuru University of Education Vice Chancellor

Gunmen have abducted the Vice Chancellor of the Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Prof. Rosemund Green-Osahogulu. Green-Osahogulu was reportedly abducted on Thursday on her way to...
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I Remain Single To Retain My Late Wife’s Memories - Prof. Funso Akere

In this interview with DAYO OKETOLA and GBENRO ADEOYE, former Vice Chancellor of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, Prof. Funso Akere, shares his...
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Nigerian Student Wins Harvard Business School’s Award

A Nigerian student at Harvard Business School in United States, Nneka Ezeigwe, has won the best prize in the School’s art competition. According to a statement,...
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Reuben Abati Moves To Oxford Business School in London

According to reports, Dr. Reuben Abati has been participating in the Advanced Management and Leadership Programme of the Oxford University's Said Business School since the...
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Lecturers Decry Secret Moves To Appoint VC

Lecturers under the aegis of the Cross River Northern Senatorial Zone Academics at the University of Calabar on Monday raised the alarm over plans to...
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Nigerian Offline Library Begins Operation

More than 110 million people in Nigeria are still not connected to the internet largely because of poor infrastructure and a lack of fiber and...
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Navy School To Commence Research In Science

The management of the Nigerian Navy Secondary School in the Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross River State on Thursday said it would begin an...
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University of Nigeria Nsukka Shut As Students Riot Looms

The management of University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN, has asked students to vacate their hostels immediately,Vanguard learned. A source told our correspondent that although the UNN...
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Mufutau Akuruyejo Achieves Feat As The Only African To Receive Coveted CERN ICT Training In Switzerland

500 level University of Lagos student and MTN Foundation (MTNF) Scholar,  Mufutau Akuruyejo has become the first Nigerian and  only African to participate in the...
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40 Young Nigerians Selected For US Mandela Fellowship

The Deputy Consul-General of the U.S. Consulate-General in Lagos, Mrs Dehab Ghebreab, on Wednesday said 40 young Nigerians have been selected to participate in this...
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IT Firm Drags Babcock University To Court

The Management and Board of Directors of NQB8 Limited has announced plans to sue Babcock University for breaching the terms of an agreement between the...
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Woman, 91, Threatens To Occupy Fashola Office If College Is Not Returned In 7 Days

A 91-year-old woman, Madam Roseline Ololo on Monday gave the Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola a seven-day ultimatum to ensure the return of Metropolitan...
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Pay Our 12 Months Allowances, Teachers Pleads With Jonathan

Around 360 teachers participating in the Federal Teachers’ Scheme (FTS), Ogun State chapter, have sent an ‘S.O.S’ message to President Goodluck Jonathan to prevail on...
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