Oyo State Government has demoted six teachers following their engagement in examination malpractice. The state government announced the demotion of the affected teachers in a viral letter today. According to the letter, the teachers were demoted over their involvement in examination malpractice during the 2022 Senior School Certificate Examination, conducted by the West African Examinations […]
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The Director General for the Financial Services Development Division in the Department of Finance, Odile Vidot made the announcement on Thursday. Vidot said the scheme, which targets persons between ages 18 to 55 years, was launched in partnership with the Central Bank of Seychelles, Seychelles Credit Union, Seychelles Bankers Association, the Ministry of Finance National
The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), Prof. Abayomi Sunday Fasina, has given his approval for the construction of a modern building-complex for the Faculty of Law at the university. The multi-million naira structure will house the Office of the Dean, various departments, offices of the HODs, and lecture-rooms for all law-based courses.
The Offa Descendant Union (ODU), under the leadership of Alhaji Olaniyi Muideen Azeez Salako, has applauded Mrs. Bilquis Yetunde Bintinlaiye for being the Best Student Award at the Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA, where she completed her Msc programme in Chemistry with a perfect GPA of 4.0. Balquis, a niqob sister, has
A non-profit organisation, Women’s Technology Empowerment Centre (W.TEC), has charged young girls to embrace Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects. The Executive Director of the centre, Oreoluwa Lesi, gave the charge at an event organised to mark the International Girls in ICT Day at Bishop Howells Memorial Grammar School on Saturday in Lagos.
In line with our mission to drive achievement and development by enabling quality and inclusive education for peoples and government, Edugist organizes monthly roundtables to discuss and share ideas on how to improve the educational system in Nigeria and Africa at large. The event gathers together experts, policymakers, educators, students, and other stakeholders in the
The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu has expressed satisfaction over the conduct of the rescheduled 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. JAMB’s spokesman, Fabian Benjamin disclosed that no fewer than 80,000 candidates, who failed to sit for the 2023 UTME, took the rescheduled examination in Nigeria. Adamu said he was satisfied with the smooth
Chijioke Onah, a Nigerian scholar based in the United States, has been awarded the 2023 Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Innovation Fellowship, marking his 27th local and international academic award since 2013. The American Council of Learned Society (ACLS) announced the award in a press release, saying that Onah’s project, “Toxic Intimacies: The (Bio) Politics of Waste and
The Director-General of NYSC, A. W. Ikaka, has expressed delight in approving the Passing-Out of the corps members. The programme aims to ensure a smooth transition for the graduates as they conclude their service year and embark on the next phase of their lives. The approved programme of activities for the Passing-Out ceremony of the
Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh,the Anambra State Commissioner for Education has praised Ejikeme Joy Mmesoma for her performance during the 2023 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination conducted by the Joint Admission Matriculation Board, describing it as “excellent and very outstanding.” Chuma-Udeh said the performance coming from the state has again demonstrated the investment and priority the administration of