• FG bans PTAs from collecting levies in Unity colleges

    FG bans PTAs from collecting levies in Unity colleges

    The Federal Government has banned the collection of development levies by Parent-Teacher Associations (PTA) in the 104 unity colleges across the country, the Federal Ministry of Education says.

    The ministry in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday said the ban, aimed at alleviating the sufferings of parents, would take effect immediately.

    The statement was signed by Mr Bem Goong, Deputy Director, Press, in the ministry.

    “No PTA of any unity college is allowed to initiate any development project in any of the unity […]

  • NECO offers last minute opportunity to pupils writing Unity Colleges examination

    NECO offers last minute opportunity to pupils writing Unity Colleges examination

    Barely few hours to the second test of the National Common Entrance Examination, qualified candidates still have an opportunity to register and write the examination.

    Gbenga Olapade, Lagos Zonal Coordinator of the National Examinations Council, organisers of the examination, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos.

    The second segment of the NCEE is for final selection of candidates for admission into the 104 Unity Colleges in the country.

    According to Olapade, 12,000 qualified candidates […]