#ENDSARS: NECO Reschedules 2020 SSCE Examinations

The National Examination Council (NECO) has rescheduled its ongoing Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations (SSCE) over Endsars protest. Mr Azeez Sani, Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO made this known in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja on Sunday. ”This is to inform the general public and especially candidates that the National ExaminationsContinue reading “#ENDSARS: NECO Reschedules 2020 SSCE Examinations”

#ENDSARS: STUDENTS IN LAGOS TO STAY AT HOME TILL FURTHER NOTICE

Following the tension caused by the ongoing #ENDSARS protest across the nation, the Lagos State Government has directed all pupils/students in public and private schools to stay at home following the tension generated by the anti- SARS protests. Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, who issued the directive today, said the safety of the pupils/students,Continue reading “#ENDSARS: STUDENTS IN LAGOS TO STAY AT HOME TILL FURTHER NOTICE”

65th Anniversary: Old Students Donate To Alma Mater

The Award-winning Old Students’ Association of Methodist High School, Ilesa, through some of their sets, continued with their intervention in the affairs of the school by donating additional graduation gowns to the school recently.   This increased the number of branded graduation gowns made available to the school by her 1976 graduating set to 175Continue reading “65th Anniversary: Old Students Donate To Alma Mater”

JUST IN: Nigerian Students Can’t Write WAEC Exams Yet – FG

The Federal Government has announced that Nigerian students will not write the forthcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC) examinations. Minister of education, Adamu Adamu, disclosed this on Wednesday while briefing journalists after a virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Mr. Adamu added that there is no date for school resumption yet. Schools, he said, willContinue reading “JUST IN: Nigerian Students Can’t Write WAEC Exams Yet – FG”

UTME Debate Divides Reps

Attempt by the some lawmakers in the House of Representatives to stop the post- Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination screening for university, polytechnic and College of Education admission seekers failed at plenary. The parent body conducts the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board Exam, while tertiary institutions, both public and private, conduct the post-UTME screening. The lawmakersContinue reading “UTME Debate Divides Reps”

Indian Government Bans Mobile Phones In All Universities

After banning the use of cell phones in Cabinet meets as well as his other official meetings, UP CM Yogi Adityanath has now turned his sights on college campuses. The Directorate of Higher Education in UP has issued a circular announcing a blanket ban on the use of mobile phones inside universities and colleges inContinue reading “Indian Government Bans Mobile Phones In All Universities”