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FG Declares April 14th And 17th Of April Public Holidays – Easter

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FG Declares April 14th And 17th Of April Public Holidays – Easter- Federal Government has declared Friday 14th and Monday 17th April, 2017 as Public Holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter celebrations. ‎This was contained in a statement signed by the acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, Muhammadu Maccido. ‎ The […]

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Bill To End HND/B.Sc Discrimination Passes 2nd Reading

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Bill To End HND/B.Sc Discrimination Passes 2nd Reading- The bill seeking to end the age long dichotomy between Higher National Diploma (HND) and university degrees yesterday passed for a second reading during a plenary session at the House of Representatives yesterday. Consequently, the bill was referred to the House Committee on Tertiary Institutions and Services. […]

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FG Working On A Policy To Expel University Students With CGPA Of 0.5

Filed in EDUCATION NEWS by on March 28, 2017 0 Comments

FG Working On A Policy To Expel University Students With CGPA Of 0.5- The Federal Government is proposing a new policy that will enable Vice Chancellors of various institutions to expel students with CGPA as low as 0.5. This was revealed by the Minister of State for Education, Professor Anthony Onwuka at the 31st convocation […]

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FG Urged To Give Tertiary Institutions The Autonomy To Admit Candidates

Filed in EDUCATION NEWS by on March 28, 2017 0 Comments

FG Urged To Give Tertiary Institutions The Autonomy To Admit Candidates- An educationist, Mr Ike Onyechere, Onyechere, Chairman, Exam Ethics Marshals International, an NGO, has urged the Federal Government to decentralise admission process by allowing tertiary institutions to select their candidates without contribution from any co-ordinating body. According to him, tertiary institutions should be given […]

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FG Reminds ASUP Of “No Work, No Pay” Policy Against Its Warning Strike

Filed in Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics by on February 1, 2017 0 Comments

FG Reminds ASUP Of “No Work, No Pay” Policy- An important notice to the general public, especially ASUP. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige has reminded the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), who are currently on a warning strike of the ‘no work, no pay’ policy of Federal Government. In his […]

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FG to Focus on Primary & Secondary Health

Filed in Nursing News by on November 12, 2015 0 Comments

Latest nursing updates reaching us it that the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Folorunso Adewole, on Wednesday said changes in the health sector that will benefit Nigerians would resolve around scaling up of primary and secondary health systems in the country. He made the promise when he resumed at the ministry’s headquarters in Abuja, along […]

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