Category: Education

At Least, 3 Million Nigerians Lost N18bn To MMM – NDIC

The Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has said that at least, three million Nigerians have lost N18bn in the popular Ponzi scheme, Mavrodi Mundial...

Read What Led To Naira Gaining Strength

The Central Bank of Nigeria said the recent appreciation of the Naira against other currencies was the result of its market monitoring and intervention. The acting...

Teachers, LG, ministries staff shun work as workers strike grounds activities in Kogi

The activities in Kogi state on Monday was grounded as workers embarked on the three days warning strike as directed by labour leaders in the state. Primary and...

Kogi workers commence three-day warning strike on Monday

The workers in Kogi State have embarked on a three-day warning strike on Monday following the alleged crisis and problems emanating from the staff verification exercise...

#IStandWithNigeria: Abuja and Lagos Witness Protests Against Economic Hardship

Nigerians are taking part in nationwide demonstrations calling for good governance as the country’s economic crisis is worsening. The protests which were...

TRAGIC: Dangote Truck Kills Two Kogi State Polytechnic’s Students

Tragedy occurred yesterday in Lokoja, Kogi State capital when a truck belonging to the Dangote Group rammed into an oncoming motorcycle, killing the two passengers. The...

United Bank for Africa Inducts 15 Campus Ambassadors

United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has initiated the maiden edition of its Campus Ambassador Programme starting with the induction of 15 brand ambassadors. The UBA Campus...

Sacked Kogi Lecturers Robbed Of Certificates, On Journey For Re-Screening Exercise

Lecturers and other employees of the Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa, who were recently declared ‘ghost workers’ by the Staff Audit Committee of the state...

Polytechnic Lecturers Begin 5-Day Warning Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) will today begin a one-week warning strike on Monday. This is to protest the government’s refusal to honour its...

“#BBOG Should Remain An Advocacy Group Not An Opposition Party” – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government has urged the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group to see government as a partner rather than adversary in the quest to secure the release of the...

Record Made, As Two Prisoners Grab Degree Award At NOUN

Two prisoners are among the 5, 975 students that will be awarded various degrees by the National Open University of Nigeria during its sixth convocation ceremony...

Kogi Unpaid Salaries: Bello Orders Payment Of All Cleared Kogi Workers Before February Ending

Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has directed that all workers in the state civil service who were cleared in the just concluded screening exercise. LEADERSHIP...

Kogi ASUP Protest: Lecturers Exaggerating The Whole Issue – Kingsley Fanwo

Kingsley Fanwo, the media Aide to Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, has accused leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) of mischief following last...

29 Students Face Expulsion In FCE Gombe

No fewer than 29 students of the Federal College of Education (Technical), Gombe, have been expelled for their involvement in the June 9 and 10, 2016 disturbance, which...

Unpaid Salaries: “The Case Of Primary School Teachers In Benue State Is Something Else” – NLC Warns Ortom

Primary school teachers in Benue State have lamented the non payment of salaries by the Governor Samuel Ortom-led state government, adding that some of them now sell...