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.
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.
There was confusion at the University of Ilorin in Kwara State on Friday as no fewer than 10 students fainted during their examination.
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 Abia State House of Assembly has ordered the immediate suspension of fees charged fresh students by the Abia State University (ABSU), noting that the fees did not reflect the current dire economic situation of the country.
Master Hawkins-Ogelle Emmanuel of Jomeg School Umuahia who won the 8th edition of the annual Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange Project, WSICE 2017, held at Abeokuta, Ogun State, has presented his award and trophy to the Abia State Government through the state Commissioner for Information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu.
THE Niger Delta Indigenous Movement For Radical Change has hailed the Federal Government for the smooth take off of the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko Gbaramatu kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State.
The Federal Government has released N16.8 billion to settle outstanding salary arrears of staff in the country’s tertiary institutions.
Former Vice President and founder of American University of Nigeria (AUN), Atiku Abubakar, has said that education is the master key that will unlock the huge potential in Nigeria and set her on the path to full socio-economic development.
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