HEALTH, EDUCATION TO TOP GOVT FUNDING IN 2019 – MINISTER

The minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has assured Nigerians that the President Muhammadu Buhari's administration would invest more on health and education in 2019. The...

TEF,GIZ PARTNER TO EMPOWER YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACROSS EAST AND WEST AFRICA

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading entrepreneurship philanthropy, is partnering with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, the German Government’s Agency for...

NIGERIA’S OUT-OF- SCHOOL CHILDREN NOW 13.2 MILLION SAYS UBEC

The Universal Basic Education Commission has said that the population of Nigeria’s out-of-school children has increased from 10.5 million to at 13.2 million. The UBEC...

FG TO PARTNER KOREA ON JOB CREATION

Minister of Labour and employment, Chris Ngige, has spoken of the commitment of President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to job creation through bilateral collaboration between...

BOI ADVOCATES ALIGNMENT OF TOWN/GOWN TO TACKLE UNEMPLOYMENT

The Bank of Industry Limited (BoI), has advocated alignment of town and gown, especially in the real sector, as part of measures to address...

DICKSON ORDERS CLOSURE OF ALL SCHOOLS OVER FLOODING IN BAYELSA

Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson, Sunday ordered the immediate closure of all schools in the state to avoid loss of lives due to...

UK GRANTS 100,000 CHILDREN IN NORTHEAST GET $16 EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT

The UK is giving $16 million in education support to 100,000 children affected by the Boko Haram crisis in Northeast Nigeria. This package is targeted...

DEANS OF AGRIC, GOVERNMENT PARTNER TO ESTABLISH INCUBATOR CENTRES IN VARSITIES

The Association of Deans of Agriculture in Nigeria (ADAN) is partnering with the Federal ministry of Agriculture to establish incubation centers across faculties of...

GHANA VARSITY TO PARTNER NIGERIAN COMPANIES ON MANPOWER DEVELOPMENT

President of Academic City College, a private university in Accra, Ghana, Fred McBagonluri, has said training and manpower development would take Africa to...

VARSITIES GET N84M TO CONDUCT RESEARCH, MAPPING IN MINING SECTOR

The Federal Government stated that N84 million has been shared among 11 universities for research, mapping and evaluation of specific solid minerals in the...