Education

Sex-for-mark: OAU lecturer jailed 2 years

Sex-for-mark: OAU lecturer jailed 2 years

Education, News December 17, 2018 at 4:56 pm 0 comments

A Federal High Court in Osun on Monday, Sentenced a former Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) lecturer, Richard Akindele, to two years in prison for demanding sex-for-marks from a student, Monica Osagie.
Justice Maureen Onyekenu, gave the order after Akindele changed his plea,

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Buhari Okays 65-Year Retirement Age for Teachers, Says Minister

Buhari Okays 65-Year Retirement Age for Teachers, Says Minister

Education December 14, 2018 at 9:50 am 0 comments

The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, on Thursday said that President Muhammadu Buhari was in support of increasing the retirement age for teachers from 60 to 65 years.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria, Adamu made this known during a public hearing on the need to insulate teachers

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ASUP To Begin Indefinite Strike Today

ASUP To Begin Indefinite Strike Today

Education, News December 11, 2018 at 12:11 pm 0 comments

There are indications that members of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), in the country will begin a nationwide strike tomorrow.
A statement issued and signed by the President of the Union, Usman Dutse which was made available to the Nation in Port Harcourt the Rivers state capital on Monday

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ASUU Strike: Nigerian govt, ASUU reach partial agreement

ASUU Strike: Nigerian govt, ASUU reach partial agreement

Education December 11, 2018 at 8:25 am 0 comments

The Federal Government and the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have reached a partial agreement, according to Dr Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment.
Ngige made the announcement on Monday at a reconciliation meeting in Abuja aimed at finding ways of resolving the strike which commenced

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ASUU Strike: FG, ASUU to hold fresh meeting on Dec 10

ASUU Strike: FG, ASUU to hold fresh meeting on Dec 10

Education December 6, 2018 at 10:52 am 0 comments

The Minister of Labour and Empowerment, Chris Ngige , on Wednesday , said he would hold a meeting with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities to find a lasting solution to issues leading to the ongoing strike embarked upon by the union .
In a statement signed

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Microsoft, Google Partner AcadaPlus to Boost Tech-Driven Sector

Microsoft, Google Partner AcadaPlus to Boost Tech-Driven Sector

Business, Education December 5, 2018 at 5:26 pm 0 comments

As part of efforts to improve on the quality of education in the country, a new technology software, AcadaPlus was recently unveiled to aid teaching and learning in schools.
The founders, Stephen Ovadje and Deji Mabogunje explained that the software is a premier school administration and analytics platform that offers

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