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Ailing minister Anthony Anwukah may return Sunday – aide

Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Anwukah, who had been in US hospital in search of solution for an undisclosed ailment for weeks now, has been certified fit by his doctors.

Minister Anthony Anwukah flown to US for prostate cancer treatment

The Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Anwukah, who is grappling with prostrate and urinary ailments, has been flown to the United States for treatment, it was learnt on Tuesday.

Education minister Anthony Anwukah flown to US for medical treatment

Less than six weeks after President Muhammadu Buhari returned from medical treatment in the United Kingdom, his Minister of State for Education, Anthony Anwukah, has been flown to the United States for the same purpose.

Nigeria curently has 585 institutions of higher learning – NUC

The concept of OER was first coined by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) at a meeting on ‘the impact of open courseware for higher education in developing countries’ held in July, 2002.

Striking lecturers, fed govt agree on some contentious issues

There were indications late on Thursday that the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities had agreed on some demands of the union in the efforts to resolve the strike by the lecturers.

TETFUND grants varsity N60m for research

Prof. Uche Ikonne, Vice Chancellor, Abia State University, Uturu, on Tuesday said that the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) had approved N60 million for 38 research topics for the institution.

Parishioners hold mass one week after Ozubulu church attack

One week after the shooting at St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu, that left 13 people dead and 40 wounded, the mass this morning witnessed low turnout of parishioners when the service began by 9 am.

Anambra church attack: Bishop commends fed govt’s prompt response

The Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, Most Rev. Hilary Okeke, has commended the Federal Government for responding promptly to the killing of worshippers at St. Phillip’s Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Anambra State.

We will go to Ozubulu to see things for ourselves – Ngige

A Presidential delegation led by Dr. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, on Saturday, expressed their heart felt sympathy with governor Obiano and the people of Anambra state over the sacrilegious killings of innocent worshipers at St. Philips catholic church Ozubulu.

Church attack: Ngige-led presidential delegation delivers fed govt’s condolences to Anambra

A President delegation led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, on Saturday condoled with Anambra Government over the August 6 attack on worshippers at St. Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu, in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State.

Three killed in renewed Fulani-farmer crisis in Benue

Three persons were killed in a renewed crisis between Fulani herdsmen and farmers at Akpagodogbo, in Otukpa Local Government Area of Benue State.

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