• FG plans national framework to end HND/BSc disparity

    FG plans national framework to end HND/BSc disparity

    To end the disparity between polytechnic and university graduates, the Federal Government will soon introduce a National Vocational Qualification Framework (NVQF).

    Dr Margaret Ladipo, the Rector of Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), announced the plan at the 30th pre-convocation news briefing on Wednesday in Lagos.

    Ladipo said that the framework was still being formulated by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) and would be adopted as soon as the paper work was completed.

    With the framework in place, she said polytechnic graduates […]

  • AU passport needs legal framework to work – Onyeama

    AU passport needs legal framework to work – Onyeama

    Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, has said that the soon-to-be launched AU passport may not achieve the desired result if it does not have legal framework to support it.

    He said this in an interview with the News agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Kigali, Rwanda on the sidelines of the ongoing 27th Ordinary Session of the AU summit.

    Onyeama said that lack of a legal framework might impede the aim of the passport because member states of the […]