Friday, 8 February 2019

HND graduates can’t rise above grade level 14 in civil service - FG

The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, has said that HND graduates cannot rise above level 14 except such a person acquires an additional degree for his or her conversion to officer cadre that terminates at Grade Level 17.

Why we called off strike – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has, Thursday, suspended the over three months-old strike it embarked upon since Sunday, 4th November, 2018.

Thursday, 24 January 2019

10-year-old boy commits suicide due to school bullies

A 10-year-old boy, Seven Bridges, born with an unspecified bowel condition that made him wear a colostomy bag, has committed suicide after continuous bullying from his school mates.

Monday, 21 January 2019

Syrian refugee harassed by school bullies sues Facebook

The Syrian refugee who was allegedly ‘waterboarded’ by a school bully is taking legal action against Facebook over claims he attacked English girls.

GTB Masters Cup: Igbobi, Queens Colleges to defend titles

Two of Lagos prestigious government schools, Igbobi College and Queens College, are expected to defend their titles when the season eight of the GTBank Masters Cup kicks off.

FG releases N9bn for outstanding scholarship allowances

Nigerian students on various federal government scholarship programme, home and abroad will heave a sigh of release as the federal government has released the sum of N9,752,000 aimed at clearing the backlog of scholarship allowances owed up till December, 2018.

Friday, 18 January 2019

Promasidor is committed to STEM -Einarsson

Einarsson  flanked by Chinedu (left) and Akinfoluhan

As the entry stage for this year’s Cowbellpedia Secondary Schools Mathematics TV Quiz Show opened last week, Promasidor Nigeria Limited, makers of Cowbell Milk, reiterated its commitment to improving Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education.