Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has noted that the protest against the Federal Government’s move to establish a radio station for Fulani herdsmen is a waste of time.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has vowed that the ongoing strike would not be called off until the Federal Government fulfils all the agreement both parties reached in their last meeting.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of four new private universities in the country. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu disclosed this after the Federal Executive Council meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari.
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his government was in support of increasing the retirement age for teachers from 60 to 65 years.
Federal Government on Monday began fresh moves to woo members of the Academy Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) back to the negotiation table.The development follows the indefinite strike embarked upon by the union late Sunday night, after its National Executive Council NEC meeting held in Akure, Ondo state.
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The National Economic Council (NEC) Thursday appointed a six-man committee to look into the falling standard of basic education in the states.
Federal Government has scrapped Award of HND Certificates by Polytechnics.The decision was reached at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, yesterday where the approval of a comprehensive reform of Nigeria’s tertiary education system was made.
The woes of the society often time than not has been attributed to the failure of educational system. This blame game has continued over the years. Ironically too, those who were not properly brought up right from their homes also blame the educational system of their time and so it continues. This shows how important education is, not just to our society but also to every society.
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, has urged the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) to review its registration fee and process to give equal opportunities to secondary school leavers.
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting yesterday approved contracts for the University of Ibadan (U.I.) and the University of Lagos (UNILAG).