The 50th anniversary celebrations of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, kicked off recently with a carnival at the main campus. The programme coordinator, Cornelius Onyekaba, said the school initiated the carnival
Daily Archives: October 2, 2012
Today in Africa, education is still in the vein of that put in place by the colonialists, featuring outmoded curriculum, overly authoritarian teacher
On September 3, 2012, the five-year tenure of Executive Secretary, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr. Ahmed Modibbo Mohammed, ended. So also did the tenure of his colleague, Executive Secretary at Tertiary Education Trust Fund
If your child or ward is offering Biology as a subject in secondary school, he or she probably has her book sitting right now on the table or lying somewhere in the house. Titled: New System Biology, and published by Africana FEP
Osun State Government yesterday did not celebrate the 52nd anniversary of Nigeria’s independence in the state. Meanwhile, Governor Rauf Aregbesola had just before
The Ekiti State chapter of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has accused Governor Kayode Fayemi of allegedly planning to waste about N750 million on the celebration of second year anniversary of his administration.
President Goodluck Jonathan officially consecrated a newly formed 176 Special Force battalion, to join the existing 177 and 7 battalions of the presidential guards brigade. He performed the ceremony during the presidential change
National Under-17 women’s team, the Flamingoes, celebrated Nigeria’s Independence Day by having lunch with NFF Board members, Senators, House of Rep. Members and other notable Nigerians, who came to mark the day with the team.
It was a mixed feeling in Abuja yesterday morning when the national team, Super Eagles, resumed training for the October 13 duel against the Lone Star of Liberia in Calabar. As expected, all the players invited save for the Sunshine Stars
Isa Umar Gusau is Special Adviser on Media and Communications to Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State. In an interactive session with newsmen in Abuja, he explains why his boss has been able to make appreciable