EDUCATION:Nwajiuba Urges Universities to emphasize training in entrepreneurship and skill acquisition.

The Honorable Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, on saturday, urged Universities to emphasize training in entrepreneurship and skill acquisition. The Minister made this statement while representing the Visitor,President Mohammadu Buhari, at the 49th Convocation Ceremony, University of Nigeria, Nsukka. Chukwuemeka said “it is pertinent to state that more work needs to be done in the area of meeting manpower needs in Nigeria and indeed all higher institutions in the country to do more to address the needs and challenges of the country. As we all know, universities are…

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FG To Recruit 30,960 Graduates As Community Security Officers

Federal Government will recruit 30,960 graduates as community security officers for Community Safety and Human Security Programme (CSHSP) in Nigeria. Each of the 774 local governments in the country will have 40 of the officers. Inaugurating a 17-man committee on CSHSP in Abuja yesterday, the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Government Affairs, Senator George Akume, said this was to strategize on ways to reduce crimes and violence in the country. “This is to expand the narratives and intelligence towards community safety, first at the local level which in most instances…

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Imaan follows up on her renewed vision to reorganize and reposition NAPTIP

The Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim, following up on her renewed vision to reorganize and reposition the Agency for excellence, commenced activities aimed at paying courtesy visits to Governors of States that are yet to Inaugurate the Anti-Trafficking Task Force. The advocacy drive kicked off today with a visit to the Nasarawa state Governor, Engr Abdullahi Sule. The Nasarawa State Governor who regarded the NAPTIP Director General as a good daughter, and expressed his utmost desire in ensuring that…

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ASUU to call off strike and receive N70bn

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has agreed to call of its eight-month strike which has grounded academic activities in the public universities since March. The union leadership reached the consensus during a meeting with the government team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, in Abuja, on Friday. The government also pledged to pay N40 billion as the Earned Allowance and N30bn for the revitalisation of the university system bringing the total payment to N70 billion. The FG further agreed to settle the arrears of…

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Nwajiuba appeals to SSANIP to shelve strike ,Says we are working on demands

THE Federal Government has appealed to the Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnics, (SSANIP) to shelve its proposed strike as the government is working assiduously to meet demands of the union. Minister of State for Education, Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, made the appeal when he received a delegation of SSANIP led by its National President, Comrade Philip Adebanjo Ogunsipe. Director, Press and Public Relations, Ben Bem Goong, in a statement on Friday in Abuja, said the meeting was at the instance of the government to dialogue with SSANIP leaders on the…

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BREAKING: Buhari writes Senate, seeks confirmation of Yakubu as INEC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the Senate, seeking confirmation of the reappointment of Prof. Mahmood Yakubu as the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. 2021: FG To Feed And Deworm Children With N142.3 Billion Mr Buhari’s official communication to the red chamber was read on the floor during plenary on Tuesday, by the President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan. EDUCATION: Minister Inaugurates Implementation Committee on Teaching Profession. He sought the lawmakers’ expeditious consideration of his request for another five-year tenure for Yakubu. Details later… QUEEN AMINA BLOG

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EDUCATION: Minister Inaugurates Implementation Committee on Teaching Profession.

The Honourable Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, along side the Minister Of Education For State, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba,inaugurated the National Implementation Committee on the revitalisation and repositioning of the teaching profession in Nigeria. Inaugurating the Committee, the Minister said the committee is to come up with an implementable strategy towards the realisation of all policies approved by President Muhammadu Buhari on resuscitating teaching profession in the country. Adamu stated that the national implementation committee has been sub divided into 12 sub committees to focus on specific areas on intervention. He pledged…

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JUST IN: Buhari presiding over a meeting of the security council.

President Mohammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a Meeting of the Security Council, holding at the State House. Photos: Details soon>>>>> 2021: FG To Feed And Deworm Children With N142.3 Billion EDUCATION:Adamu ,Nwajiuba recieves result of 2020/2021 National Common Entrance Examination ASUU STRIKE: ONLY ONE CONTENTIOUS ISSUE LEFT. – FG BENUE:Married man sets side chick on fire for accepting boyfriend’s marriage proposal. BENUE:Police officer mercilessly rapes13-yr-old-school girl BENUE:Married man sets side chick on fire for accepting boyfriend’s marriage proposal.

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EDUCATION:Adamu ,Nwajiuba recieves result of 2020/2021 National Common Entrance Examination

The Honourable Minister Of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu , alongside the Minister Of Education For State, Dr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, received the results of 2020/2021 National Common Entrance for Unity Colleges The examination was conducted by the National Examination Council (NECO) Briefing the press in Abuja on Monday, Adamu, said the highest scorer in the examination. BEST THREE STUDENTS Name: Umeonyiagu Chinua Crucifixion Number: 311158FE Choice: FSTC score:199 Name:Onwuanam Udochukwu Number:346066JD Choice: FGC Enugu. Scores: 198 from Imo State. Name: Salaam Mariam Aderemilekun. Number: 349257CD Choice: QC Lagos Scores :197 from…

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ASUU STRIKE: ONLY ONE CONTENTIOUS ISSUE LEFT. – FG

The Federal Government has assured that its face-off with the Academic Staff Union of Universities would soon end as all but one of the issues have been resolved. While describing the strike as unnecessary, the government said there are other ways of getting things done. Echono said, “The government is working very closely. We are very concerned and the President is very concerned about this protracted (ASUU) strike which, to so many of us, is unnecessary. We believe there are other ways of getting things done. “There’s a shared acceptance…

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