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38 Nigerian universities raised tuition, says ASUU – Guardian (blog) – Education Nigeria

UNILAG No fewer than 38 universities across the country have increased their tuition fees as a result of poor funding by the federal and state governments. The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan Chapter, Dr. Deji Omole, made this known in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja

Nigeria: Qualitative education will reduce hunger, unemployment – UNIUYO VC – WorldStage – Education Nigeria

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Uyo, Prof. Enefiok Essien, has called for skill-based courses that would promote entrepreneurial skills in the nation’s tertiary institutions. Essien made the call on Monday at the inauguration of the United Nations Reading Hub and an unveiling of the Model United Nations Association, University of Uyo Chapter, in Uyo. According to

Introduction Of Sex Education Will Reduce Rape – P.M. News – Education Nigeria

Rape Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), says introduction of sex education into school curriculum could reduce incidences of rape and sexual assault. Dr Kemi Dasliva-Ibru, the founder of WARIF, stated this at the inauguration of the organisation’s Educational School Programme (WESP) in Lagos. Dasilva-Ibru explained that the programme was an

Private equity education funding model in Angola, Ghana points way for Nigeria – BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) – Education Nigeria

A new education funding model in Angola and Ghana, involving private equity firms, might help Nigeria out of its education funding gap, improve accountability and increase transparency in resource allocation, as monthly revenue from oil rents diminish.AfricInvest, a U$1 billion asset, mid-market private equity firm, recently backed International Community School, a private school in Ghana,

EU advises Nigeria to invest in girl child Education to help eradicate poverty – Information Nigeria – Education Nigeria

According to the European Union, investing in the education of women could end or reduce drastically the burden of poverty in Nigeria. The EU Head of Politics, Press and Information Section, Pauline Torehall stated that Nigeria must ensure that her women were educated in order to drive an all-round developmental process. She gave the advice

EU advises Nigeria to invest in girl child Education to help eradicate … – Information Nigeria – Education Nigeria

According to the European Union, investing in the education of women could end or reduce drastically the burden of poverty in Nigeria. The EU Head of Politics, Press and Information Section, Pauline Torehall stated that Nigeria must ensure that her women were educated in order to drive an all-round developmental process. She gave the advice

EU advises Nigeria to invest in girl child Education to help eradicate … – Information Nigeria – Education Nigeria

According to the European Union, investing in the education of women could end or reduce drastically the burden of poverty in Nigeria. The EU Head of Politics, Press and Information Section, Pauline Torehall stated that Nigeria must ensure that her women were educated in order to drive an all-round developmental process. She gave the advice

EU advises Nigeria to invest in girl child Education to help eradicate poverty – Information Nigeria – Education Nigeria

According to the European Union, investing in the education of women could end or reduce drastically the burden of poverty in Nigeria. The EU Head of Politics, Press and Information Section, Pauline Torehall stated that Nigeria must ensure that her women were educated in order to drive an all-round developmental process. She gave the advice

Are We Ready for Education Reform In Nigeria? – PM NEWS Nigeria – P.M. News – Education Nigeria

By Adetola Salau “If ever there was a cause, if ever there can be a cause, worthy to be upheld by all of…sacrifice that the human heart can endure, it is the cause of Education.” – Horace Mann “Our education system is a disaster; it is failing our children, and their future is at stake”,

Kaduna NUT condemns agitation for local council autonomy, funding of education – Guardian (blog) – Education Nigeria

The aggrieved teachers, who stormed the NUT office in Kaduna, also stated that the local government autonomy, if granted, would result to collapse of primary education system in Nigeria. • Says it is responsibility of federal, states, councils• Demands review of teachers’ retirement age• Pledges to flush out quacks The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT),

Are We Ready for Education Reform In Nigeria? – P.M. News – Education Nigeria

By Adetola Salau “If ever there was a cause, if ever there can be a cause, worthy to be upheld by all of…sacrifice that the human heart can endure, it is the cause of Education.” – Horace Mann “Our education system is a disaster; it is failing our children, and their future is at stake”,

REA, varsities sign MoU for energizing education Programme – The Nation Newspaper – Education Nigeria

The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with eight Federal Universities and one Teaching Hospital for the first phase of the Federal Government’s Energizing Education Programme. According to a statement from the management of REA on Thursday, the Federal Government in an effort to make uninterrupted electricity supply accessible to

World Bank : Nigeria to get $961M loan for education and economic recovery plan – Pulse Nigeria – Education Nigeria

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Education is key to Finland's economic success, Official says – Premium Times – Education Nigeria

The visiting Finnish Minister of Transport and Communications, Anne Berner, on Wednesday attributed her country’s socio-economic development to the government’s commitment to ensuring high-quality education for all. Ms. Berner was visiting Nigeria to attend the 16th Meeting of the Nordic and African Foreign Ministers on “Ensuring Sustainable Development through Trade and Investment: The Africa-Nordic Engagement’’. “Education is an

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