Education

Kaura Namoda Poly Crisis: ASUP Issues Ultimatum To FG To Remove Rector

June 14, 2018

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Federal Polytechnic Kaura Namoda Chapter, has given a two week ultimatum to the federal government to suspend or remove the Rector of the institution Engr Ahmad Abubakar Lugga or face consequences. Union had in March this year passed a vote of no confidence on the Rector for alleged […]

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Private schools in Rwanda close down as public schools become more attractive to parents

June 14, 2018

Private schools in Rwanda are on the verge of closing down due to low patronage. A report by Daily Nation says desperate proprietors who face closure of their institutions are now asking the government to sponsor students in private schools at public rates. But the government has rejected the idea. The “problem” started with the […]

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FG To Sack Unqualified Teachers In Dec. 2019

June 10, 2018

The federal government yesterday said any teacher who fails a Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) prepared by the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) before December 2019, would be dismissed from work. Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Sunny Echono, made the announcement during a computer-based PQE in Abuja. He said the access and quality […]

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15 Courses You Can No Longer Study In Nigerian Polytechnics

June 8, 2018

The FG has announced that any programme that is not technical will be out of the polytechnics. In a bid to end the discrimination between HND and BSc degrees in Nigeria, the Federal Government has scrapped the award of Higher National Diploma, HND certificates by Polytechnics. The decision to scrap the degree was reached on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, […]

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FG Scraps HND Certificate… Makes New Rules For Polytechnics

June 8, 2018

Nigerian Government has scrapped Award of HND Certificates by Polytechnics. The decision was reached at the Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday where the approval of a comprehensive reform of Nigeria’s tertiary education system was made. In effect, the award of HND will be limited to only the students currently admitted for the programmes. Also, […]

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22,000 Teachers To Write Professional Qualifying Examination Nationwide – TRCN

June 7, 2018

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria says no fewer than 22,000 prospective teachers are expected to sit for the Computer Based Teachers Professional Qualifying Examination nationwide from June 7 to June 9. Olumuyiwa Ojewuyi, Head Press and Protocol, TRCN, made this known in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on […]

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