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VC Versus Bursar: Violent Clashes Erupt in Unical

Pandemonium broke out in the University of Calabar (Unical) on Monday morning following the eruption of violent clashes between some aggrieved workers of the institution and a section of students population. According to information gathered in the institution, the clash …

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GOVERNOR WIKE PLEDGES TO TURN AROUND BASIC EDUCATION

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that his administration will turn around the basic education sub-sector with a view to building the right foundation for the transformation of the state’s education sector.   The governor also berated the …

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BENUE EXCO HOSTS OUTSTANDING 2014 SSCE STUDENT

The Benue State Executive Council yesterday hosted the Proprietor of Vaatia College, Mr. Michael Vaatia, the parents and Master Samuel Sesugh Nder who emerged the best West African Examination Council, WAEC, and Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination, SSCE in 2014. …

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Parents kick as FG hikes unity schools’ fees

The National Parents and Teachers Association of the Federal Government Colleges has protested against the increase in the school fees of unity schools by the Federal Government, describing it as “commercialisation of education.” The organisation warned that the new fees, …

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WAEC Releases 2016 WASSCE Results

The West African Examinations Council has officially announced the release of the May/June 2016 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) results. Speaking during a press conference in Lagos, the Head of National Office (HNO), Mr. Isaac Adenipekun, said that …

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Governors urged to access education grants

Nigeria`s Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has told state governments to provide  matching grants to the Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, to enable them gain access to additional funds. He said a situation where billions of naira were left unaccessed …

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