Education Minister

FG doles out N75,000 each to 2,889 education students as bursary

The Federal Government says it has given out N75,000 to each of the 2,889 students studying education-related courses in Nigerian higher institutions. This...

Education students in public tertiary institutions to get N75,000, N50,000 stipend per semester — FG

    By Ajuma Edwina Ameh In a bid to encourage youths to go into the teaching profession, the Federal Government on Tuesday...

Nigeria, With Over 10m Out-of-School Children, Highest ln Africa — Minister

Nigeria has the highest number of Out-of-School Children in sub-Saharan Africa with an estimated 10. 1 million Out-of-School children, so declared the Minister...

FG acquires N190m equipment for University of Ibadan Anatomy Dept, the only one in Nigeria

    By Ajuma Edwina Ameh The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N190 million for the University of Ibadan in Oyo...

FG approves licence for 20 new universities, pushing the number to 190

  The Federal Executive Council (FEC) in Abuja on Wednesday approved 20 new including nine private ones, pushing the number of universities in...

COVID-19: Schools to remain shut — FG 

  All schools including tertiary institutions are to remain shut indefinitely, the Federal Government said on Wednesday.   The government had earlier announced...

ASUU to Education Minister: You lack the bite, mere statements, no action

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has taken a swipe at the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, for what they called...