Education

UNILAG raises task force to check sexual harassment

UNILAG raises task force to check sexual harassment

Education October 16, 2019 at 10:49 pm 0 comments

The University of Lagos has set up a task force to address issues of sexual harassment with a view to stemming the ugly tide.
The university’s Principal Assistant Registrar for Communication, Mrs Taiwo Oloyede, said in a statement that the move“is in

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UNESCO donates N53m to establish Smart Classroom in ABU

UNESCO donates N53m to establish Smart Classroom in ABU

Education October 15, 2019 at 2:45 pm 0 comments

Prof. Ibrahim Garba, the Vice-Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, says the institution had secured over N53 million from UNESCO-ICHEI for the establishment of Smart Classroom.
Garba disclosed this at the 2nd International Conference of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE) at the main campus of the university in

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Gender Mobile Initiative partners Ford Foundation to develop report app

Gender Mobile Initiative partners Ford Foundation to develop report app

Education October 12, 2019 at 10:17 pm 0 comments

Gender Mobile Initiative , an NGO , says it is partnering the Ford Foundation to develop anti -sexual harassment policy and mobile application for confidential reporting and data generation .
GMI Executive Director , Ms Omowumi Ogunrotimi , who made this known in a statement in Abuja on Saturday ,

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NANS leader opens online sexual assault register

NANS leader opens online sexual assault register

Education October 12, 2019 at 7:11 pm 0 comments

Former Southwest Coordinator, National Association of Nigerian Students, Sunday Ashefon, has opened ‘NANS Sexual Harassment Register’, an online register for students who had been assaulted sexually either for marks or cash by both male and female lecturers.
The NANS presidential aspirant and student of Ekiti State University, who made the

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Ondo Closes Public Schools For Three Weeks Cause of the Floods

Ondo Closes Public Schools For Three Weeks Cause of the Floods

Education October 12, 2019 at 3:14 pm 0 comments

A three-week break has been declared for students in public primary and secondary schools in Ondo State.
The break was declared on Friday by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu as a result of floods ravaging some sections of the state.
Spokesperson for the state government, Donald Ojogo, stated this in a statement.
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Education: NYSC catches 95 fake graduates

Education: NYSC catches 95 fake graduates

Education October 9, 2019 at 9:48 pm 0 comments

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has decried the presentation of fake academic credentials and rigging of unqualified persons into the mobilisation list.
Among the last batch of corps members, 95 fake graduates, 60 from Nigerian universities and 35 from West African universities participated in the scheme, until they were

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