Covid-19: Kaduna spends N200m as 88,000 students write WAEC

August 14, 2020 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Kaduna state government said it had spent over N200 million to prepare for the 2020 West African Examination Council (WAEC), as 88,775 SSS3 students in the state prepare to write their final year exam, during the Covid-19 pandemic, starting from Monday. The state has also approved Sunday, August 16 and Monday, August 17, 2020, as the resumption dates for the Read More

COVID-19: Using face masks without personal hygiene counter-productive – NCDC

August 11, 2020 Abdullahi M. Gulloma 0

The Director-General of National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu said Monday that the use of face masks without observing personal hygiene and preventive measures would be counter-productive in the fight against coronavirus in the country. Ihekweazu said this at the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on Control of COVID-19. Represented by the Head of Surveillance and Read More

Covid-19: Thrusting e-learning on our children

June 1, 2020 Editorial IV 0

“Daddy, Paper yes! Paper yes!” “Tise, where is the paper you are saying yes to?” She gave me the look I have come to associate with being told that I’m not smart. “Daddy, I said paper yes! Paper yes! I am not saying yes to a paper” “Paper yes” “No Dayddy, papper yes!!!…” -Pius Adesanmi Excerpt from Facebook post- September Read More