Education

Support To Education Better Than Lavish Burials, Naming Ceremonies — Obi

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has charged the students of Rev. Fr. Ekwu Memorial Secondary school, Owerre Ezukala, Anambra State, to face their studies seriously, telling them that what they will become in future is directly proportional to their efforts today. Obi spoke on Thursday during his visit to the school. Obi, ...

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Anambra Polytechnic To Attain Full Accreditation Status

… as students bemoan government neglect Raymond Ozoji, Awka The commissioner for tertiary education, science and technology in Anambra state Prof. Theresa Nkechi Obiekezie says that the state-owned polytechnic would attain full accreditation status in October this year. She stated this during an exclusive interview with our correspondent in her office at the secretariat complex Awka. The commissioner stated that ...

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History Professor Delivers Inaugural Lecture On Restructuring And Related Matters

Professor Okechukwu Edward Okeke of the Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State, will on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 deliver the 3rd Inaugural Lecture of the University. The title of the intellectual feast, according to the invitation card sent out by the Vice Chancellor of the pace setting institution, Professor Seth Accra Jaja, on behalf of the Governing Council, Senate and the ...

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Obi, Ezeemo Seek Better Future For Nigerian Students

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general election, Mr. Peter Obi, has stressed the need for increased access to formal education for all Nigerians, irrespective of gender or economic status. He noted that high literacy level would create a knowledge economy that would drive positive change in national development. Obi, who was the former ...

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5 Nigerian Girls Emerge Finalists At 2019 Technovation World Pitch Summit

Five young Nigerian girls have earned themselves a slot in the 2019 Technovation World Pitch Summit that is being held at Silicon Valley in California, U.S.A. after they emerged as finalists for creating an app to help finance an education for indigent children called “Handsout”. The five kids whose ages range between ages 10 and 11 are: Pandora Onyedire, Ayomikun Ariyo, ...

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Unilag Post UTME Screening Application Out

The University of Lagos has fixed August 1 to August 21 for application for its post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post UTME) screening into all courses/programmes for the 2019/2020 academic year. This is contained in a statement issued by the Registrar, Mr Oladejo Azeez, on Saturday. According to the university, only candidates who made the institution their first choice in ...

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Anambra Teachers Grumble Over Alleged Extortion By Govt

Teachers Without Right Qualifications Will Be Disengaged Soon, Says Education Commissioner Teachers in Anambra State are grumbling over what they consider to be extortion by the state government. Reliable sources informed NewsProbe on Thursday that the state government was forcing teachers in public secondary schools across the state to pay the sum of N2,000 for ICT. A message reportedly sent ...

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University Of Malaya Holds Conference In Nigeria On Accessing Malaysian Education

Uzor Maxim Uzoatu To study abroad is the dream of every ambitious Nigerian student of the modern day. Higher education and its internationalization in the global era cannot be gainsaid. The opportunity to study at Malaysia’s No. 1 university, University of Malaya (UM), Kuala Lumpur is on offer to qualified Nigerian students. Faculty and facilitators from the University of Malaya ...

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Choose Responsible Role Models, Obi Tells Students

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Peter Obi, has advised students on the need to choose responsible people as their role models. Obi gave the advice on Tuesday when he paid a visit to students of El-Shalom Convent, New Heaven, Ogbaru, Anambra State. Advising the students on the secret of success, Obi said they should take ...

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Esimone Assumes Duty As UNIZIK VC 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka It was a celebration galore at the auditorium of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka Anambra state on 3rd June, 2019. The university witnessed a hitch-free transition from the government of Prof. Joseph Eberendu Ahaneku, the immediate past vice chancellor to a new administration which has Prof. Charles Okechukwu Esimone as the 6th vice chancellor. Historical facts have it ...

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