College Cut-Off Mark Shows Nigeria Basic Education Is In Shambles

A Professor of Counseling and Psychology with University of Lagos, Ngozi Osarenren, has condemned the recent cut off mark annonuced  for entrance examination into the Federal Government Colleges (FGC), claiming that such a policy has revealed that the Nigerian education system is “in shambles.” Speaking on Channels Television breakfast programme …

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GOtv goes live in Kano

GOtv has rolled its services to Kano State using the latest generation Digital Video Broadcast standard – DVB-T2 in Kano with an exciting launch offer of N9, 900 inclusive of decoder, three months subscription for GOtv Plus and a GOtenna. After successful launches in Ibadan, Port Harcourt, Lagos, Enugu, Benin …

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Nigeria: Emergency – Nyako, Community Leaders Laud Military’s Conduct in …

Yola — Governor Murtala Nyako and community leaders in Adamawa State have hailed the conduct of both the military and the people, following federal government’s declaration of emergency rule in the state. Adamawa is one of the three states the government declared a state of emergency recently, in the aftermath …

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JTF Clash With Boko Haram Suspects In Yobe State

The Military Joint Task Force (JTF) in Yobe state said it had smashed a group of suspected Boko Haram insurgents and made recovery of two vehicles, arms, ammunitions and other materials. Parading the recovered items in Damaturu, the JTF spokesman, Lt. Eli Lazarus, said the group had yesterday attacked a …

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Tukur has no power over governors —Forme…

Former National Vice-Chairman (North-West) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ambassador Ibrahim Musa Kazaure, in this interview with ADAMU AMADU, speaks on the position of his zone on the crisis in the Nigerian Governors’ Forum and other national issues. Excerpts: WITH the ongoing crises in your party, would you agree …

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Strike: Sokoto Govt Implements,” No Work, No Pay” Policy

The Sokoto State Government has said that it will apply the “no work, no pay’’ policy for the striking academic staff in its three tertiary institutions. The Head of Service, Alhaji Bature Shinkafi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Sokoto that “ the state government was …

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Illegal Border As A Melting Pot

Nigeria Customs Service By Mohammed Aminu Nigeria is currently facing security challenges particularly in the North where the Boko Haram insurgency has crippled economic activities and made life difficult for residents of the affected states of Borno, Yobe among others. The insurgency ravaging the North has been worsened by arms …

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