FG planning to hike tuition fee to N350,000 tuition in varsities – ASUU

The Zonal Coordinator of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Ibadan Zone, Dr Ade Adejumo, on Tuesday alleged that the Federal Government was making attempt to make students of federal universities pay a minimum of N350,000 for tuition fee. Adejumo said this while addressing members of the Correspondents Chapel, Ibadan. He said it was […]

FG approves enrolment of corps members in NHIS

The Director-General of National Youth Service Corps, Brig.-Gen. Suleiman Kazaure, on Tuesday disclosed that the Federal Government had approved the enrolment of corps members into the National Health Insurance Scheme. Kazaure gave the hint at the opening ceremony of the NYSC Annual Management Conference, which coincided with the 45th anniversary of the Service in Akure, […]

NDIC boss identifies education as panacea to nation’s insecurity

The Managing Director of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mallam Umaru Ibrahim, has advocated quality education as panacea to check the spate of violence and insecurity challenges currently being experienced in the country. The deposit insurance expert made the remarks in an address he delivered as the keynote speaker at the 15th Graduation Ceremony […]

Nigeria, Others to benefit from $1.8bn Education Above All Programme

Nigeria and 49 other countries globally, including Ghana, are to benefit from a $1.8 billion fund of the Education Above All (EAA). The funding support is for the EAA’s Educate A Child (EAC) programme targeted at out of school children globally. Giving the hint on the readiness of the EAA Foundation to provide the fund […]