FG beefs up security in schools ahead of resumption

By Funmilayo Adeyemi, Abuja.   The Federal Government says it is collaborating with security agencies to ensure adequate security of schools, ahead of the resumption of schooling on Sept. 12.   The Minister of State for Education, Mr Goodluck Opiah,…
ANCOPSS lauds Bagudu for N53m Sallah gift to schools 

By Ibrahim Bello, Birnin Kebbi.   The Kebbi State chapter of All Nigeria Confederation of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS) has commended Gov. Atiku Bagudu for the N53 million Sallah package to all secondary schools in the state.   Alhaji…
FCTA threatens to shut down schools over violation of guidelines

By Salisu Sani-Idris,Abuja.   The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) Education Secretariat on Friday in Abuja vowed to shut down any school that failed to meet the minimum standards of educational curriculum.   Mrs Magdalene Uzoanya, Acting Director, Quality Assurance…
FG disburses UBEC funds to 1,147 schools

The Federal Government has begun disbursement of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) support funds to improve the quality of basic education in 1,147 schools in communities across the country.   The “Northern Phase of the 2019 School-Based Management Committee-School…
Tambuwal calls on Army to improve security in schools

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has called on Nigerian Army to evolve proactive security measures that will improve safety of schools across the country.   Tambuwal made the call at the inauguration of second Nigerian Army Corps Education summit…