• Turkey transfers Nigerian students to public schools

    Turkey transfers Nigerian students to public schools

    Nigerian students currently studying in Turkish private universities that have been shut down in the wake of the failed coup, have now been transferred to public schools where they will pay very little or no tuition, the Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, Hakan Çakıl, has said.

    A statement issued by the Deputy Director (Press and Public Relations) in the Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong, said Cakil made the clarification during a courtesy visit to the Minister of Education, Mr. Adamu Adamu, […]

  • Public Schools, Banks Closed As NLC, JAF Protest In Osun

    Public Schools, Banks Closed As NLC, JAF Protest In Osun

    Residents in Osogbo, the Osun State capital, woke up to traffic gridlock and lull in commercial activities as members of the Nigerian Labour Congress and civil society groups under the Joint Action Front (JAF) took to the streets.

    Chanting solidarity songs, they protested the increase in the price of petrol in compliance with the directive of the NLC.

    The protesters who mounted a roadblock at the Olaiya roundabout which is the major entry route into the town, also sat on the floor […]

  • Ondo govt introduces free shuttle buses for students in public schools

    Ondo govt introduces free shuttle buses for students in public schools

    The Olusegun Mimiko-led administration, as part of efforts to improve the educational sector in Ondo State  has commenced a pilot scheme by introducing free shuttle buses for students in public schools.

    Also, many school across the state have been renovated to make learning enjoyable for pupils and students. The state governor made these known while speaking at the public presentation of two books in Akure by John Mafo, titled Echoes of the Waves and Wazobian Resolution.

    He said, “For you to access the […]