Education critical to correcting societal ills – Buhari

Maryam Abeeb President Muhammadu Buhari has restated his administration’s commitment to the growth and development of the education sector of the country. He regretted the numerous challenges facing the nation, stressing that education remained critical to correcting those ills. Buhari spoke at Orifite, Ekwusigo local government area, Anambra state More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 23rd, 2020
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Educationist urges schools to key into UN SDGs

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja An Educationist , Mrs Omolara Adedugbe,and the Executive Director, MD Schools, Agege, says every school must key into the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the world and More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 23rd, 2020
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FG urges varsities, ACEs to tackle COVID-19

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Federal Ministry of Education has urged Nigerian universities, particularly the World Bank-funded African Centres of Excellence, to focus their researches on tackling the killer infection, More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 16th, 2020
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FCT shuts schools over inadequate teachers, poor facilities

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Federal Capital Territory Education Secretariat, Abuja, has revealed that it has shut down some private schools over their inability to comply with standard, particularly in the areas of More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 16th, 2020
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Out-of – School – Children: FG plans to Secure N45billion grant

  Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Federal Governmnet has revealed that plans are on the way to secure a N45 billion grant from the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) to strengthen the Government’s fight against More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 16th, 2020
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Buhari advises universities to utilise PPP to bridge infrastructure gaps

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has advised Nigerian universities to find creative ways of exploiting the existing Public-Private Partnership (PPP) policy to meaningfully bridge the infrastructure More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 16th, 2020
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2020 UTME: ICPC to prosecute varsities over admission fraud — JAMB

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has concluded arrangements with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission to prosecute universities and their officials More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 9th, 2020
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Aisha Buhari registers 639 students for 2020 JAMB, WAEC, NECO exams in Adamawa

Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has trained and registered 639 out-of-school children to sit for 2020 JAMB, WAEC and NECO examinations in Adamawa. Dr Nasiru Sani, the Lead Project More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 9th, 2020
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NUC, MDCAN settle PhD issue

  Maryam Abeeb, Abuja The National Universities Commission (NUC) and the Medical and Dental Consultants Association of Nigeria (MDCAN) have resolved that the PhD is not a compulsory qualification requirement More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, March 9th, 2020
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Lack of Good Leadership, cause of Nigeria’s problems, says VC

Mariam Sanni, Abuja The Vice Chancellor, University of Abuja, Prof. Abdulrasheed Na’Allah, has attributed Nigeria’s problems to lack of good leadership. Speaking at the maiden university’s students’ leadership More...