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UNICEF trains 125 youths on advocacy on girl child education, gender...

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has recruited and trained 125 youths from the 26 council areas of Niger State to propagate education...

Rep member provides free eye glasses, education grants to 1,036 constituents

A total of 1,036 people have benefitted from a week-long free healthcare service and education grant provided by a member of the House...

FG committed to free, compulsory basic education – Osinbajo

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Saturday reiterated the commitment of the Federal Government towards free and compulsory education of the...

Okowa canvasses special attention to education, health sectors

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has said that special attention should be paid to the health and education sectors to positively impact on...

VSF commences 2019/2020 education support project to the North East

The Victim Support Fund (VSF) has commenced distribution of educational materials to pupils in communities affected by Boko Haram insurgency in Adamawa, Borno...

NGO wants improved budgetary allocation to education sector, others

. A Non-Governmental Organisation, African Centre for Entrepreneurship and Information Development (ACEIDEV) on Thursday advocated improved budgetary funding for Education, Science and Technology, Industry,...

NGO trains education officials on UBE Act in Kaduna 

The Legal Defence and Assistance Project (LEDAP), an NGO, has trained 50 key education officials in Kaduna State on implementation of the Universal...

FG committed to quality education, employment opportunities for blind

The Federal Government has affirmed its commitment to inclusive quality education and employment opportunities for the blind and visually impaired persons (VIPs). It also...

Nigeria’s health, education sectors require urgent attention – NGO

A Lagos-based NGO, DNA Vision Foundation, has said that the nation’s health and education sectors required emergency attention for the sake of the...

Insurgency: VSF to launch education support project in Northeast

The Victims Support Fund (VSF) has concluded plans to launch an Education Support Project in communities affected by Boko Haram insurgency in the...

Nasarawa govt. declares free education for physically-challenged students in tertiary institutions

The Nasarawa State Government has declared free education for all physically-challenged students in all the state-owned tertiary institutions. The Provost of College of Education,...

FCT minister seeks compulsory education for girls

FCT minister Muhammad Bello has advocated free and compulsory quality secondary education for girls as part of efforts to enhance societal development. Bello, represented...

Girl-child education key to unlocking economic, social development — minister 

The Minister of Women Affairs  Mrs Pauline Tallen says educating the girl-child is the key to unlocking access to economic and social development...

FG initiates programmes to attract investment to education sector

The Federal Government says it has initiated intervention programmes that will up skill teachers with right tools to deliver quality education. Mr Chukwuemeka...

Girl Child Day: Sultan advocates for more commitment to education

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Friday advocated for more commitment to Girl-child education in the country. Abubakar spoke during a...

Girl-Child Day: Foundation calls for more attention on education

Child and Youth Protection Foundation(CYPF), an NGO, on Friday called for more investments to improve girls’ education, skills, and job prospects in the...

Gov.Yahaya reassures commitment on girl-child education

Gov. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe state has reassured that his administration was commitment to Girl- Child education across the 11 local in the...

Gov. Bello directs sensitisation on early child education

Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger on Friday directed the state Ministry of Education to start sensitisation on early child education toward free and...

 Minister calls for free education for girl child, condemns early marriage

The Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Pauline Tallen, has urged the Federal Government to provide free and compulsory education from primary to secondary school for...

NCWD advocates girl-child education to reduce inequality, vulnerability

The National Centre for Women Development (NCWD) has stressed the need to educate the girl-child to promote gender equality and reduce their vulnerability in...

Psychiatrists call for mental health education to curb suicide

A Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr Abdur-Rasheed Awesu, has called for mental health education as a tool to curb the rising tides of suicide in Nigeria. Awesu,...

Schools charged to initiate, promote ICT education in Nigeria

Mrs. Samira Jibir, Chief Executive Officer, Glisten International School, Jahi, Abuja, has challenged the managements of primary and secondary schools to initiate and...

House of Reps decry poor budgetary allocation for education

The House of Representatives has said that the 20 percent budgetary allocation for education in the 2020 appropriation was poor. This followed a unanimous...

Sanwo-Olu’s THEME agenda will give holistic approach to education advancement in...

The Gov.  Babajide Sanwo-Olu-led administration’s  THEME agenda will engender  a holistic approach to the advancement of education in Lagos State. The  state Commissioner of...