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Federal government releases N138 billion to strengthen basic education

The Federal Government says it has released more than N138 billion in the last three years as matching grant to strengthen basic education system in the country.

Federal government to train 372 teachers in capacity building

The Presidential Committee for North-East Initiatives (PCNI) in partnership with Yobe State Government is to train 372 teachers in capacity building.

Two pupils killed, many injured in school bus accident

An accident involving a school bus, “Our Lady of Fatima Private School, Kuru”, a missionary elementary school in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State has claimed the lives of two pupils, injuring many others.

TRCN threatens to weed out unqualified teachers

The Registrar, Chief Executive of Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN), Professor Segun Ajiboye, has threatened to weed out unregistered and unqualified teachers from schools across the country.

Quack teacher versus muckraker in Kaduna

I am (or was) a fish biologist by training and every now and then, Kaduna State Governor Nasiru el-Rufa’i reminds me of a fish called the muckraker. This fish swims close to the bottom of brackish rivers, raking up muck as it goes in order to find food

Positioning Nigeria for a prosperous future

Since the middle of 2014, when the price of crude oil fell dramatically, Nigeria’s finances became challenged. This is not hard to explain: we’ve historically depended on crude oil for as much as 70 per cent of government revenues, and 90 per cent of foreign exchange earnings.

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Governor Wike: Federal Government plotting to kill me

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