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Coronavirus: Oxford Adds New Words To Dictionary

1 month ago Fashanu 0
The Oxford English Dictionary has been updated with new words relating to the coronavirus pandemic in its April edition. Reports has it that the additions were also made in the dictionary’s sub-entries and unrevised entries. The newly-added words are COVID-19, infodemic, R0, self-isolate, self-isolated, self-isolating, self-isolation, self-quarantine, self-quarantined, shelter in place, social distancing, and social Read More

Covid-19: FG To Commence School Classes Exams On Radio, TV

1 month ago Ogunsuyi Roland 0
As a result of the closure of schools due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic has has struck and did damage to the nation, the Federal Ministry of Education Authority have met with the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria(FRCN) to find a modalities for the commencement of Nationwide School Radio and Television classes. The program is Read More

We’ve Not Peg Cut Off Marks For 2020 Admission – JAMB

2 months ago ezekiel 0
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said the cut-off marks for this year’s admission has not been fixed yet. It urged Nigerians, particularly candidates, to disregard any cut-off marks being circulated by “fraudsters,” describing it as “fake.” The board said this year’s cut – off marks would be decided at a stakeholders policy meeting Read More

OAU Shut Down University Over Coronavirus

2 months ago Alonge Yakubu 0
In line with the federal government directives as announced by the Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu, that all institutions be shut down in order to curtail the spread of coronavirus in Nigeria, the authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, have announced the closure of the university until further notice. A release by Read More

Nigerian University Suspends Chinese Lecturers, Course Over Coronavirus

3 months ago emeka 0
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, has suspended a Chinese course in the institution amid fears of a probable spread of the novel Coronavirus. The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof Charles Esomone, disclosed this during a pre-convocation press conference on Monday. He said the University had also asked its Chinese lecturers, who travelled for Christmas Read More

WAEC Nov/Dec: Only 32.23% Passed English and Maths

3 months ago emeka 0
Exactly a month after the conclusion of 2019 Nov/Dec West African Examinations Council (WAEC) Examination, the result has been released for 11,816 candidates out of the 12,075 candidates that sat for the first series of West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates in Nigeria. The Head of the Nigeria Office (HNO) of Read More

Nigerian Governor Refuses Students WAEC Fees After Spending N3.6bn On Cars

3 months ago emeka 0
Bauchi State governor, Alhaji Bala Muhammed, on Friday, February 28, 2020, said he could not sponsor the WAEC fees of over 8,000 students of the state due to financial incapability. The total students that are supposed to write the West African Examination Council (WAEC) in the northern state amount to 21,000 but the state said Read More

UTME 2020: JAMB Gives Update About Mock Exam

4 months ago Femi Olasunkanmi 0
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB), has giving update about her Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination MOCK for the ongoing registration Recall that the 2020 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) commences January 13, 2020 and will end by midnight February 17, 2020. The registration PIN cost N3,000 and another N500 for the reading text while the Read More

Gov Bagudu Inaugurates Professors, Ph.D Holders As Part Time Chairmen

4 months ago abdul fathai 0
Kebbi State governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, has inaugurated part time Chairmen to serve as Local Government Education Authority (LGEA) of the state. Among the inaugurated Chairmen were 13 professors and 8 Doctors of Philosophy(Ph.D) holders Governor Bagudu commended the Professors and the Doctors for accepting to lead the Educational system of the state. He told Read More

Gov Fayemi’s Wife Doles Out 2,000 Free JAMB Forms To Students

4 months ago Femi Olasunkanmi 0
As part of her gesture to take education to the next level in Ekiti State, the wife of the State governor, Erelu Bisi Fayemi has on Thursday distributed 2,000 free Joint Admission and Matriculation Board(JAMB) form for secondary school students in Ekiti state. At the flag off of the program at Olaoluwa Muslim College, in Read More