The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has disclosed Plans to partner with Rural Electrification Agency (REA) to ensure uninterrupted power supply in universities and other tertiary institutions in the country.
National Universities Commission (NUC) says it attention has been drawn to the news (online) that the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has officially introduced a one year top-up degree programme in Nigerian Polytechnics to enable holders of the Higher National Diploma (HND) to convert their certificates to the first degree with foreign accredited universities.
Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has scheduled Saturday, 24th September, 2022, for 67 candidates, who had registered for the 2022 UTME, but who could neither sit the examination nor take the just-concluded Mop-Up UTME owing to one challenge or another, to take their examination at specially-designated centres.
A factional President of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Umar Faruk Lawal has called on the federal government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to immediately resolve the ongoing strike or face mass action from students.
An Information and Communication Technology (ICT) firm, International Control System (ICS), has dismissed report by an online newspaper which alleged that it was awarded a N289.8 million contract to supply office stationeries to Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
In Katsina State, north-west Nigeria, cash grants are helping get more girls back to school through the Educate A Child (EAC) education partnership programme of the Education Above All Foundation (EAA) and UNICEF.
The Vaccine Development efforts of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has started yielding visible results as the COVID-19 vaccine project sponsored by the Fund would be ready for first clinical trial in November this year.