Schools re-opening: Oyo SUBEB trains 2,454 head teachers on Covid-19 protocols

September 11, 2020 Bayo Agboola 0

The executive chairman, Oyo state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Dr. Nureni Adeniran, on Friday said the board had trained 2,454 head teachers in the state on Covid-19 preventive measures. According to him, the training was held between Tuesday, September 8, and Thursday, September 10, 2020, across all education zones in the state. Adeniran said “the training is complementing Oyo Read More

COVID-19: Education academy wants funds released directly to schools

August 9, 2020 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

The Nigeria Academy of Education (NAE) has called on government to release adequate funds directly to the schools to cut off ‘middlemen’s taxes’ to enable them prepare for and sustain the care of the students who are preparing for exit examinations in the COVID-19 era. NAE also appealed for public-private arrangements to help with direct donations to schools, stressing that Read More

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Re-opening: School owners given 12 days to meet Covid-19 guidelines

July 17, 2020 Samson Benjamin 0

The federal government has given school owners up to July 29, 2020, to meet specific guidelines for the safe re-opening of schools. It said schools were expected to undertake self-assessment and send feedback to State Ministries of Education, not later than July 29, 2020. The government said an official date for safe re-opening of schools would be announced “once these Read More

NANS calls for re-opening of schools

July 14, 2020 Barnabas Olabisi 0

The National Association of Nigeria Students (NANS) Joint Campus Committee(JCC) Ondo axis has called on the federal government for immediate opening of schools across the country.  Speaking in Akure, Ondo state capital, chairman of the JCC, Comrade Akinteye Babatunde, who spoke on behalf of other executive members, said the body also called for immediate sack of the Minister of Education, Read More