Category: Education

Viral audio: Makinde orders full probe of environmental Task Force, school proprietress brawl in Ibadan

…We are on top of the situation-Environment CommissionerThe Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has ordered a full investigation into the circumstances that led to the incident reported in a viral audio in which a school proprietress, Mrs. Olayemi Sylva, alleged that officials of the State’s Environmental Task Force manhandled her.In the said audio,… Read More »

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Don’t Be Afraid To Speak Out, Sanwo-Olu Tells Victims Of Domestic Violence, Sexual Abuse

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday urged victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse not to be afraid to speak out and seek help, vowing that the State Government will ensure that perpetrators of such heinous crimes are prosecuted in line with relevant laws. The Governor, who spoke at the closing ceremony of… Read More »

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OyoSUBEB trains Quality Assurance Officers on new ICT procedures

The Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board said that it is preparing its Quality Assurance Officers on ways to improve learning and to meet up with global best practices. The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr. Nureni Adeniran said this in Ibadan today at the opening of a two-day training on E-Quality… Read More »

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Okowa mourns as J.P. Clark dies at 85

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent profound condolences to family of renowned poet and playwright, Prof. John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo who passed on Tuesday. The late professor reportedly died at a Lagos hospital. He was 85. The deceased hailed from Kiagbodo in Burutu Local Government Area of Delta and was a younger brother to… Read More »

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World Teachers Day: Okowa salutes teachers for contribution to nation-building

Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has commended teachers in Nigeria for their role in nation-building as they join their counterparts to celebrate World Teachers’ Day 2020 on Monday. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, on Monday in Asaba, the governor said that teachers were the bedrock of the development… Read More »

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Akande-Sadipe Commissions Classrooms In Oluyole Federal Constituency Schools

….Donates Tools to 30 Birth Attendants The Chairperson, Federal House of Representatives Committee on Diaspora Affairs, Hon. Tolulope Akande-Sadipe has commissioned two-blocks of classrooms at Alaho Community Grammar School and Oluyole Local Government Council Basic School, Ayegun- Oleyo, in Oluyole Federal Constituency, Ibadan. Akande-Sadipe had through the Federal Government facilitated the project to the beneficiary… Read More »

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NIGERIA @ 60: SANWO-OLU HOSTS 60 SCHOOL CHILDREN FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY CONVERSATION

•Lagos Governor Inspires Pupils On Patriotism, Civic Duties •First Lady Makes Case For Return Of History To School Curriculum Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, called off the ceremonial Independence Day parades on Thursday, opting for a low-key commemoration of the nation’s 60th Independence anniversary. Alternatively, the Governor created a simple, but memorable commemorative event… Read More »

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GIRLS’ ENROLMENT, RETENTION IN SCHOOLS ON THE RISE IN NIGERIA, PRESIDENT BUHARI TELLS UN EVENT ON BEIJING +25

Nigeria is witnessing an increase in girls’ enrolment and retention in schools, President Muhammadu Buhari declared Thursday at a UN high-level meeting commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the 4th World Conference on Women.   In a video message to the virtual meeting, convened by President of the UN General Assembly 75th session, Volkan Bozkir, in New York, President Buhari attributed… Read More »

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Makinde is fulfilling campaign promises, reviving Oyo’s economy-Media aide

…says Adelabu is blinded by ambition, lost touch with realityThe Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, has said that the governor has been fulfilling his electoral promises and building a new Oyo State.The governor’s aide stated that contrary to criticisms by the gubernatorial candidate of the… Read More »