National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has released posting lists for 2020 Batch B Stream II of Corp Members.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has suspended it’s over 10 months of industrial actions, following Federal Government assurance that all issues raised by the lecturers would be addressed.
There is no respite in sight as to the calling off of the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, which has halted academic activities in all Nigerian universities for close to a year now over issues relating to poor conditions of learning in the country's education institutions.
The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Prof. Abiodun Ogunyemi, has maintained that the commission will not call of the strike embarked upon by ASUU any time soon unless the Federal Government meets their demands.
The Lagos State government has ordered all schools in the state to close while also ordering all pupils and students to stay at home. The state government, in a statement by Kayode Abayomi, Head, Public Affairs, State Ministry of Education, gave the directive following the continued #EndSARS protest.
Prof. Florence Obi of the faculty of Education and one-time deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration at the University of Calabar has emerged as the 11th Vice-Chancellor of the university.
As part of efforts by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration to sustain reforms in the basic education sector, the Edo State Government has distributed 25 motorcycles to Quality Assurance Officers in the 18 Local Government Education Authorities (LGEAs) across the state.
Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has said his administration would prioritise investment in the education sector as it remains the bedrock for development of any society.
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has hailed Irenosen Okojie, an indigene of Edo State, for winning the 2020 AKO Caine Prize for African Writing with her short story, ‘Grace Jones’, from Nudibranch, a collection of short stories published by Dialogue Books (2019).
The Edo State Government has insisted that it is not owing the protesting workers of the defunct Edo State College of Education, Ekiadolor, noting that salary arrears owed at the termination of the immediate past government have been cleared. In a statement, Special Adviser to the Edo State Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr. Crusoe Osagie, said the protest is politically motivated by interests bent on embarrassing the government.