Category: Politics

There is motivation to turn academic researches into products —Summit Varsity  VC

There is motivation to turn academic researches into products —Summit Varsity  VC

Following the spate of underutilised academic researchers from Nigerian tertiary institutions, the Vice Chancellor of Summit University Offa, Kwara State, Professor...

FG orders NERDC to remove sex education from basic education curriculum, 2009 agreement: N1.2 trillion, FG threatens to withdraw, ASUU strike, FG set to review secondary school curriculum, scholarship Resumption of schools, UNILAG, SUU, reopening of schools, No WAEC for Nigerian students,COVID-19, Education, colleges of education, location, schools, UNIPORT

Technical education key to national economic development — Adamu

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu has reiterated the federal government’s commitment to adequate funding of education towards the socio-economic development of...

Nimi Briggs challenges Nigerian varsities on quality of graduates

Nimi Briggs challenges Nigerian varsities on quality of graduates

THE pro-chancellor of the Alex Ekwueme University, Emeritus Professor Nimi Briggs, has challenged universities in Nigeria to live up to expectations of the society by...

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TETFund boss tasks research committee on solutions to national development challenge

THE executive secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Arc. Sonny Echono has tasked members of the Research and Development Standing Committee (RSDC) to...

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As wind of uncertainty blows over take off of Nigeria Air

FOLLOWING the indefinite suspension of the take-off of the much publicized Nigeria Air/Ethiopian Airlines deal as a result of litigations, mixed reactions have continued...

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Excusing Nigeria’s aviation sector from dirty politics

AS the electioneering campaigns get deeper with the standard bearers of the different political parties leaving no stone unturned in their desperation to outsmart each...

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‘Parental guidance needed for proper use of social media’

Parental guidance has been identified as the antidote for social media abuse by the youth. The Ogun State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Professor...

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UI commences course webinars in DLC

Tribune Online UI commences course webinars in DLC The University of Ibadan (UI) has commenced data-efficient course webinars in its Open Distance eLearning (ODeL) as an...

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Old students set to raise N500m endowment fund to reposition alma mater in Ondo

As part of efforts and commitment towards building a better society, the old students of Oroke High School Akungba-Akoko, in Akoko Southwest Local...

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FG, APROCON decry moral decadence, anti-social behaviours in schools

THE Federal Government and members of Association of Professional Counsellors in Nigeria (APROCON), have deplored the moral decadence among school children in Nigeria....

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‘Many Nigerian women still unable to afford menstrual pads’

NATIONAL President, Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria (MWAN), Dr Kemi Otolorin says 25 per cent of Nigerian women cannot access water, enough funds to buy...

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Many Nigerians living with diabetes unaware — Ondo Diabetes Association

THE Diabetes Association of Nigeria, Ondo State chapter, has disclosed that many Nigerians are diabetic without knowing until it becomes life-threatening, saying late...

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COVID -19: Experts fear looming mental health illness in Nigeria

EXPERTS in mental health have called on stakeholders and governments to say there is now a looming mental health crisis due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria and...

‘Why Lassa fever is less rampant in western Nigeria’

‘Why Lassa fever is less rampant in western Nigeria’

DIRECTOR of the African Centre of Excellence for Genomics of Infectious Diseases (ACEGRID), Professor Christian Happi says that the genome-wide scan in Nigeria shows...

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World Diabetes Day: Garki hospital adoption of high-fibre diets

THE Consultant Endocrinologist at Garki Hospital Abuja, Dr Olusegun Ajuwon, has advocated that Nigerians consume foods that contain high quantities of fibre to prevent...

Ginger, natural honey, bitter chocolate are alternatives to fluoride for tooth repair

Ginger, natural honey, bitter chocolate are alternatives to fluoride for tooth repair

TOOTH caries is a problem that affects both adults and children and is even one of the most common health problems in childhood. The importance of fluoride compounds in...

Why there is wide gap between funding and administration of basic health care in Nigeria — Dr. Oshunniyi

Why there is wide gap between funding and administration of basic health care in Nigeria — Dr. Oshunniyi

In this interview by SADE OGUNTOLA, the chief executive officer of AIICO Multishield HMO and chairman of the Health and Managed Care Association of Nigeria (HMCAN), the...

Telecoms tariff increase reversal: Matters arising 

Beware of drowning in the media ocean

GLOBALLY, the importance of the mass media in political communication is not in contention. The mass media are the platforms for information, mobilisers of people for...

No Bobo! No Zobo! (Part One)

Ngige and his dirge on the Nigerian university system

IN retrospect, one begins to realise that the teachers in Nigerian public universities have never been subjected to as much humiliation as they currently undergo under...

Nigeria’s permanent seat in UN security council

2023: As Makinde signs fresh pact with Oyo residents

Like the wise builder in Jesus’ parable in Matthew chapter 7, who chose to build on the rock while his colleague embraced folly by building on sand and having to face...