The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has disclosed that the country would lose about N32billion annually if nothing was done urgently to secure schools. Mrs Ahmed disclosed this while fielding questions from journalists at a "High Level Dialogue: Financing Safe Schools: Creating Safe Learning Communities”...
An Abuja based non-governmental organisation, El Genio International Foundation, said it would donate learning resources to Government Secondary School, Suleja, Niger State. El Genio International Foundation made this known through its twitter handle @ElGeniolnt. According to the NGO, "Government Secondary Suleja, is a vulnerable school. It lacks facilities and has...
Lawsuit alleges closing schools has harmed children socially, mentally and emotionally Los Angeles parents are suing the local school district and teachers union for continuing school closures amid the coronavirus pandemic, claiming that students have suffered academically and emotionally as a result. The personal injury lawsuit filed this week named the...
The Federal Government has flagged off a National Adopted School for Smart Education (NASSE) programme to enhance learning across Nigeria, with the targeted 500 students and 30 teachers in Abuja. The first school to benefit from the pilot scheme was the Junior Secondary School, Karshi, in Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Speaking during...
Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has signed the public declaration on Building Back Equal: Getting Girls Back to School. The governor shared the cheery news on the official Twitter handle of the state government, @GovKaduna on Wednesday afternoon. @GovKaduna wrote: "@elrufai has signed the public declaration on Building Back Equal:...
. . .Says strict adherence to Federal Character policy observed The Nigerian Army has responded to allegations made with regards to those selected for Short Service Commission 47 Selection Board. The Directorate, in a statement issued today, by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brig-Gen Mohammed Yerima, described the publication by...
With the approval of three new universities by the National Universities Commission, (NUC), Delta State has crossed the final hurdle in its quest to providing tertiary education to its citizens. This approval may have placed Delta State in the league of states in Nigeria with the highest number of Universities. This...
Imo State Governor, Sen. Hope Uzodimma has renamed the Eastern Palm University (EPU) and also announced modalities for the establishment of Imo State Traffic Management Agency. The governor, who made these known after the weekly Imo State Executive Council meeting, through the state’s official twitter handle @GovtOfImoState, said the decision...
The Chief of Army Staff, COAS, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, has commended the leadership of the Nigerian Army Officers Wives Association NAOWA for their commitment to the improvement of the livelihood of the women in the barracks. Attahiru gave the commendation during a courtesy call on him on Thursday, 25th, by...
The Katsina State Government has directed the re-opening of six boarding schools from Sunday, March 28, 2021, for the continuation of the 2020/2021 academic session. This was made known in a press statement signed by the State Commissioner of Education, Badamasi Charanchi. TheFact Nigeria gathered that the boarding schools directed to...