Tag: education in Nigeria

Kola MuhammedNovember 23, 2020

Can CONUA, the rival body to ASUU, solve Nigeria’s educational problems?

It is no gainsaying that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has become more known for industrial action than ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 15, 2017

Don’t relent or give up in acquiring knowledge | Aisha Buhari tells her story

The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari, has challenged women and youth in Bauchi to strive hard to acquire ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 26, 2017

Poverty, struggle for survival is the major bane of education – Atiku

A former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has delivered his first speech since dumping the All Progressives Congress (APC). Atiku had, ...

EditorOctober 25, 2017

[The Activism Blog] 264 million children worldwide not in school, says UNESCO | How many in Nigeria?

UNESCO, in its latest report, claimed that 264 million children worldwide are not in school. Even though the figure looks ...

RoqeebahSeptember 19, 2017

10 students say how they really feel about ASUU calling off the strike

ASUU has just called off a month-long strike (well, 36 days but you get the idea). Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 16, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] The adverse effects of establishing another Public Institution in Ogun

The Ogun state government just established a new Polytechnic in Ipokia, Ogun west Senatorial District of the state, which, according ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 14, 2015

Opinion: The cross borne by Nigerian students is rather too heavy

by Ayo-Oluwa Obafemi Education to some of the lecturers is defined as “finishing the syllables” and not “impacting knowledge”. Coming ...

June 24, 2014

OAU eLearning Solution wows participants at eLearning Africa 2014 Conference [DETAILS]

by Zara Mustapha In May 2014, Kampala the Ugandan capital played host to the 9th edition of the largest gathering ...

December 11, 2013

ASUU strike update: FG finally signs agreement with Union, classes to resume

by Isi Esene The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has finally signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Federal ...

December 4, 2013

ASUU strike: “I have personally seen the balance” – Presidency provides ‘proof of payment’ of N200billion into account

The presidency on Wednesday laboured to prove it has actually paid the sum of N200bn into an account with the ...

November 23, 2013

ASUU lecturers secretly meet in Kano, aim for consensus agreement

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, National Executive Council, weekend, met in Kano. The secret meeting,Vanguard ...

November 20, 2013

YNaija Editorial: ASUU, you are irresponsible

While we support the ASUU strike and their goal of improving our university education system, we have to also point ...

May 26, 2012

Temie Giwa: Why we educate our children (YNaija FrontPage)

…the fact that Nigeria clearly fails even this mediocre test, by the perpetual reduction of standards, is a major cause ...

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