Anambra Govt Approves Resumption Of Schools Monday September 7

Governor Willie Obiano and the members of the Executive Council have approved the gradual resumption of schools in the state.  Following the approval, the Ministry of Basic Education has released the approved timetable for the completion of 2019/2020 Academic session as well as the schedule for the state examinations.A release signed by the Permanent Secretary,Continue reading “Anambra Govt Approves Resumption Of Schools Monday September 7”

EDUCATIONBREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Orders Reopening of Tertiary Institutions,Announces Dates

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced date for the resumption of tertiary institutions in the state. Sanwo-Olu disclosed that primary and secondary schools are scheduled to re-open from September 21. Speaking during his regular briefing on the state’s COVID-19 status, on Saturday, the governor said tertiary institutions would reopen from September 14, 2020.Continue reading “EDUCATIONBREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Orders Reopening of Tertiary Institutions,Announces Dates”

‘We are ready to resume’ – University lecturers tell FG

Nigerian University Lecturers have asked the Federal Government to reopen tertiary institutions in the country as they are ready to work following nationwide educational shutdown prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The lecturers under the aegis of Congress of University Academics (CONUA), a breakaway faction of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), released a pressContinue reading “‘We are ready to resume’ – University lecturers tell FG”

JAMB Schedules Post-UTME Test For September

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has scheduled the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME) screening for the 2020 admission processes to September 7 in universities, polytechnics and colleges of education in the country. The board said the shift in the date of the admission process from the earlier announced August 21 was to accommodateContinue reading “JAMB Schedules Post-UTME Test For September”

JAMB Reveals New Date For 2020 Post-UTME Screening .

After an agreement between the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board and Vice-Chancellors, Rectors, and Provosts of tertiary institutions was reached on Monday, it has now been revealed that the 2020/2021 post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination screening will commence in Nigeria’s higher institutions on September 7. Registrar of JAMB, Prof Is-haq Oloyede, who made the announcement, said theContinue reading “JAMB Reveals New Date For 2020 Post-UTME Screening .”

104 Unity Schools to reopen on Tuesday – FG

The Minister of State for Education Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba on Monday August 3, announced that the 104 unity schools in the country will reopen to SS3 students from tomorrow August 4.  The Minister who made the announcement at the end of a virtual meeting with Commissioners of Education in 36 States and other stakeholders, lauded Principals of the Colleges forContinue reading “104 Unity Schools to reopen on Tuesday – FG”

Ogun state government mandates all returning students to undergo COVID-19 tests

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Secondary school students in exit classes to resume August 4 for WAEC exams starting August 17

The Ministry of Education has announced that exit classes in Secondary schools across the nation will reopen for academic activities on August 4. A statement released this afternoon July 27, by the Director of Press, Ministry Of Education, Ben Bem Goong, says students in exit classes are to resume immediately after the Salah breaks so they can take theirContinue reading “Secondary school students in exit classes to resume August 4 for WAEC exams starting August 17”

Federal government, states and others review terms for schools reopening

Representatives of the Federal, state governments and other relevant agencies will be meeting today to review the level of compliance with the conditions for schools to reopen across the country today.  While the Federal Ministry of Education has released a 52-page document which highlighted ways pupils in exit classes can write their external examinations despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the decisionContinue reading “Federal government, states and others review terms for schools reopening”

SS3 students may sit for GCE if there is no shift in WAEC timetable – FG says

The Federal Government has said that SS3 students may have to sit for the General Certificate Examinations (GCE) in November if there is no shift in the timetable of the West African Examination Council (WAEC). The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, said this during the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 briefing onContinue reading “SS3 students may sit for GCE if there is no shift in WAEC timetable – FG says”

JAMB directs tertiary institutions to begin admission processes August 21

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has directed all tertiary institutions across the country to commence the conduct of the first and second choice admission from August 21.  The admission board gave the directive in the 2020 admission guidelines released in Abuja by the board Spokesperson, Dr Benjamin Fabian. The board in the release,Continue reading “JAMB directs tertiary institutions to begin admission processes August 21”

School reopening: FG gives school owners 12 days to meet COVID-19 guidelines

The Federal Government has given school owners up to July 29 to meet all the COVID-19 guidelines released for the safe reopening of schools. The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, made this known today July 17. According to a statement released by the Ministry of Education’s Director of Information, Ben Goong, the Minister said schools are expected toContinue reading “School reopening: FG gives school owners 12 days to meet COVID-19 guidelines”

Nigerian Professor, Charles Egbu appointed Vice Chancellor of UK University

A Nigerian Professor, Charles Egbu has been appointed the Vice-Chancellor of Leeds Trinity University. The Anambra-born professor who will be assuming his new role on November 1, 2020, will be taking over from Margaret A House, the outgoing VC who had held the office for seven years. Egbu who expressed excitement over his new appointment, said;  “IContinue reading “Nigerian Professor, Charles Egbu appointed Vice Chancellor of UK University”

Students threaten to stage protest if FG fails to announce date of resumption within two weeks

Nigerian students in tertiary institutions have threatened to stage a protest if the Federal government fails to announce a date for resumption of academic activities in all institutions of learning within the next two weeks The students have been at home since March when schools were shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The studentsContinue reading “Students threaten to stage protest if FG fails to announce date of resumption within two weeks”

South-West states signify readiness to reopen schools for WASSCE

The six South-West states have expressed readiness to conduct the 2020 West African School Certificate Examinations for students in the region. The unanimous decision was taken by the six state governments at the end of an online meeting by the Development  Agenda for Western Nigeria DAWN Commission in collaboration with the forum of South-West education commissioners,Continue reading “South-West states signify readiness to reopen schools for WASSCE”

Ebonyi state to reopen schools in August

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