Education

STEMMING THE TIDE OF EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE

Oladeji Ogunsola-Lagos. For over two decades, it is sad that the credibility of examination processes in Nigeria’s educational scene remains questionable, having faced the tide of examination malpractice. Examination malpractice poses a great threat to the validity and reliability of most examinations in Nigeria, and the world as a whole. Examination malpractice is rendering examination …

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Audio: Exclusive Interview with Rector, Yaba College of Technology

Rector , Yaba College of Technology, Engr Femi Omokungbe on Monday 15th March 2021 had an exclusive interview with Yabatech Radio’s Head of Station, Biodun Ajibade. The Rector spoke on a wide range of issues including students call for physical classes to resume, SSANIP ultimatum, his achievement in office as he recently marked 3yrs in …

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Ondo: Newly recruited teachers get appointment letters

BY DEJI OGUNSOLA Teachers recruited by the Ondo State government under the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) have started collecting their appointment letters. The successful teachers were given their appointment letters after the conduct of an online examination. Chief Press Secretary to Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, Olabode Richard Olatunde, who confirmed the distribution of the …

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Oyetola re-appoints Alakija as UNIOSUN chancellor

BY DEJI OGUNSOLA Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State has reappointed billionaire businesswoman, Dr Folorunso Alakija as Chancellor of Osun State University for another five years. A statement by the University’s Public Relation Officer, Mr Adesoji Ademola on Monday, made available to newsmen stated that her reappointment was based on her track record as a …

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2021 UTME: JAMB sets to commence sale of registration forms

BY DEJI OGUNSOLA The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) says it has concluded all arrangements to commence the sale of 2021/2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration forms. The board disclosed this in its Vol. 2, No. 15 Weekly Bulletin of the Office of the Registrar and made it available …

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ASUU warns of fresh strike over unremitted deductions

BY DEJI OGUNSOLA The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday blamed the Federal Government, as well as the Accountant General of the Federation, over what it called the victimisation of its members. It said the Federal Government had refused to pay its members salaries despite the ‘no victimisation clause’ of the suspended strike. According …

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OSIFALA RETIRES IN GRAND STYLE, AFTER 37 YEARS OF MERITORIOUS SERVICE IN YABATECH

      The virtues of diligence, dedication, commitment and selfless service were celebrated in Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech) on Friday, March 5, 2021, as the Management of the institution held a valedictory for the outgoing Deputy Rector Academics, Dr. (Engr.) Kehinde Osifala after 37 years of laudable service to the College.   The …

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BREAKING: Schools resume January 18 —FG

The Federal Government has given the nod for schools to resume on January 18 after reaching consensus with Governors, Commissioners and other stakeholders. The consensus was reached at a meeting between the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu and Commissioners of Education in Abuja. The Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Education, Arc. Sonny …

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ACTING PRINCIPAL YABATECH SECONDARY SCHOOL ADVISES GRADUATING STUDENTS TO BE OF GOOD CHARACTER

‍   THE ACTING PRINCIPAL YABA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY SECONDARY SCHOOL, DR MRS TAIWO OMOMIA, HAS ADVISED THE GRADUATING STUDENTS TO BE OF GOOD CHARACTER WHEN THEY GET ADMISSION INTO DIFFERENT TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS. OMOMIA, AT THE 16TH VALEDICTORY CEREMONY OF THE SCHOOL, SAID THE GRANDAUNTS SHOULD HANDLE FREEDOM OF UNIVERSITY WITH RESPONSIBILITY, OTHERWISE THEY MAY FIND THEMSELVES …

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Varsity Strike: FG Meets ASUU Tomorrow

IN an effort to end the on-going strike in government universities across the country, the Federal Government will again meet with the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) tomorrow. The Wednesday meeting is in continuation of negotiation between the Federal Government and ASUU to find amicable resolution to the contentious issue of …

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