Parents, candidates react as JAMB suspends use NIN for 2020 UTME

By Maryam Abeeb, Abuja Some parents and candidates have reacted as the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) suspends the use of the National Identification Number (NIN) for the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). In a report, parents and candidates commended the board , saying that the suspension would ease the stress and More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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VSF trains 1,200 teachers from North East

By Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Victims Support Fund has said that it is planning to train 1,200 teachers from Adamawa, Borno and Yobe in 2020 to enhance their capacities as part of its intervention in the education More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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NUC unbundled Mass Communication in varsities

By Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The National Universities Commission has phased out Mass Communication studies in Nigerian universities. The commission said it has unbundled Mass Communication into seven separate degree More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Princinpal seeks support for orphans in special needs school

By Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Principal of the Kwara State School for Special Needs, Ilorin, Alhaja Fausat Aroyehun, has appealed to philanthropists and other well-meaning individuals to take up the sponsorship of More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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NECO urges public to disregard recruitment rumour

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The National Examination Council has urged Nigerians to disregard a publication, which states that it is planning to recruit new staff. The NECO Head of Information and Public Relations, Mr Azeez More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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NANS Clamours for State of emergency in education

  By Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The National Association of Nigerian Students has called on state governors in the South-West to declare a state of emergency on education. This call was made by the South-West Coordinator More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Group advises Students to shun crime, drugs

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja Nigerian students have been advised to shun crime, drugs and unwholesome activities, so as to attain loftier heights in life. Founder, Selfless Service Foundation, Chelsea Jegede, gave the advice More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 6th, 2020
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Educationist urges schools to develop pupils’ creative thinking skills

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The need for schools to engage and help pupils make the best out of their studies by being creative and analytical in their thoughts has been stressed. Administrator of the Foreshore School, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, December 23rd, 2019
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UNIABUJA expels100, rusticates 11 students for exam misconduct

By Maryam Habeeb No fewer than 100 students of the University of Abuja have been expelled by the Senate for their involvement in examination misconduct. Those expelled comprise 72 undergraduate and 28 postgraduate More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, December 23rd, 2019
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N-Power laments over ghost teachers

  Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Assistant Director, N-Power Job Creation Unit, Mr Nsikak Okon, has said it is unfortunate that some of the beneficiaries of the scheme are conniving with their school principals to More...