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School Reopening: FG Updates Guidelines, Suspends Assembly

1 week ago Dammylink 0
The Federal Ministry of Education has updated the guidelines for school reopening, suspending assembly, and visiting days in schools. In a statement by the ministry of education Director of Press and Public Relations, Ben Bem Goong, titled, ‘School resumption date of January 18, 2021 stands – Minister’, on Thursday. The statement noted that the decision Read More

UI Fixes Date For Resumption, Cancels 2019/2020 Academic Session

1 week ago Dammylink 0
The management of the University of Ibadan, UI, has cancelled the 2019/2020 academic session and fixed Monday, January 18 for resumption of new session. The announcement came as the apex body of the institution, the Senate, approved a new calendar on Thursday. The school will be resuming on Monday to complete the 2018/19 session which Read More

Covid-19: FG Fixes Date For Schools Resumption

1 week ago Dammylink 0
The Federal Government has asked schools to resume on January 18, 2021 after “due consultation” with stakeholders. The decision was reached after a meeting with stakeholders, including Governors, Commissioners of Education, Proprietors and heads of institutions, staff unions and students. The Director, Press and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Goong, in a statement Read More

Fayemi Appoints VC, Others To Bamidele Olumilua University, Ikere Ekiti

2 weeks ago Dammylink 0
In exercise of his power as the Visitor to the Bamidele Olumilua University of Science and Technology, Ikere Ekiti, the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi has approved the appointment of principal officers to pilot the affairs of the newly approved university. The appointees are: Prof O. V. Adeoluwa – Vice Chancellor, Mr Ojo Read More

JAMB Opens Portal For Admission

2 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has opened its portal for institutions to upload names of shortlisted applicants for the 2020/2021 admission. The board said all admission processes must go through the Central Admission Processing System (CAPS) for approval. It noted that only qualified candidates as recommended by their institutions for admission will be Read More

Covid-19 Second Wave: NUT Cautions FG Against Jan 18 Schools’ Resumption Date

3 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The Nigeria Union of Teachers on Thursday cautioned the Federal Government against the January 18 resumption date for schools across the country. The NUT Secretary-General, Dr Mike Ike-Ene, who stated this in an interview with one of our correspondents, said there was no need to hurriedly resume, if the rate of COVID-19 infection kept increasing. Read More

Covid-19: Schools Resumption Postponed Until Further Notice – Osun Govt

3 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The Osun State Government has postponed the resumption of schools in the state until further notice. Earlier, the state Ministry of Education had told public and private schools to resume January 4, 2021. These developments, the Ministry of Education in a statement signed by the Coordinating Director, C.K Olaniyan, said was due to the precautions Read More

TETFUND Approves N1bn For Infrastructures, Academic Equipment At Bamidele Olumilua Varsity – Governing Council

4 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The Governing Council of the newly established Bamidele Olumilua University of Education, Science and Technology Ikere-Ekiti (BOUESTI), headquarters of Ikere Local Government Area of Ekiti State, has said the university community had pledged to donate N500 million to support the take off, adding that the council members would go all out to use their goodwill Read More

We’ll Engage 15 Professors For ‘Bamidele Olumilua Varsity’ Take-Off – Governing Council

4 weeks ago Dammylink 0
The Governing Council of the newly established Bamidele Olumilua University of Education, Science and Technology Ikere-Ekiti (BOUESTI), headquarters of Ikere Local Government Area of Ekiti State, has said the services of about 15 professors have been engaged for the smooth take-off of the university. The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council, Chief Afolabi Ojuawo, Read More

I Won’t Give ASUU Opportunity To Go On Strike Again – Ngige

4 weeks ago Dammylink 0
Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, on Wednesday, said he won’t give the Academic Staff Union of University any excuse to go on strike again. Ngige, whose ministry is the negotiator between the varsity lecturers and the Federal Ministry of Education, said he would ensure the government keeps its part of the bargain. DAMMYLINK Read More