Category: Educational Gist


FITC is pleased to announce the theme of its Youth Connect Essay Challenge – “Accelerating Growth and Development in Africa: The Role of Technology and Innovation.” Our dream Africa will be spurred and accelerated by technological advances and constant innovation, which if well harnessed, will forge pathways for rapid development. The FITC Youth connect essay challenge is

WAEC 2020: FG Stops Resumption of Unity Schools

Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja The Federal Government has put on hold the planned resumption of federal schools. It has also stopped students from participating in the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations earlier scheduled for August 4 to September 5. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, disclosed this to State House Correspondents at the end of

2020 WAEC Examinations To Commence On August 4 – Education Minister

The 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) has been scheduled to commence in August. By Akinola Ajibola   The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, announced this on Monday at the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja. He said, “From the 4th of August to the 5th of September,


All schools has finally released their cut off mark to qualify you to write their post utme for 2020/2021 academic session. The cut-off mark were submitted by each institutions. S/N Name of Institution Minimum Score 23.   FEDERAL UNIVERSITY, LOKOJA, KOGI STATE 180 24.   UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, ABUJA, FCT 180 25.   BAYERO UNIVERSITY,

Osun Concludes Schools’ Reclassification

From Toba Adedeji, Osogbo The Osun State government has said the review of schools’ reclassification policy would be implemented when pupils resume across the state. The state noted that the review which has been approved earlier is targeted towards restoring the 6-3-3-4 classification system, thereby returning the state education system to its earlier class structure.

Maltina to Honour Resourceful Teachers

By Kofoworola Belo-Osagie This year, resourcefulness in teaching and learning during the COVID-19 pandemic will be a strong point for teachers applying for the sixth edition of the Maltina Teacher of the Year award. Announcing the opening of entries for the competition on Tuesday in Lagos, Corporate Affairs Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc., Mrs. Sade Morgan

Corona College holds irtual matriculation.

Our Reporter Corona College of Education, Ilupeju held its first virtual matriculation on  June 13, for the first cohort of the Advanced Diploma in Early Childhood Care Education for 2019/2020 academic session. Forty new students have been admitted for the programme. The Provost, Dr. Martin Obinyan, in his welcome address, congratulated the students for being

WAEC limits exam towns for WASSCE second series

By Kofoworola Belo-Osagie The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has opened registration for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for Private Candidates, 2020 – Second Series with a note to candidates to check the examination towns’ list before registering. According to the advert for the examination signed by the Council’s Head of National

Sales of Admission form for The Redeemers University 2020/2021 Academic Session.

Sales for The Redeemers University admission form for 2020/2021 academic session is on How to Apply You can now make payment with your MasterCard,VisaCard and VerveCard issued by any bank on our admission portal. Please clickhere to create a profile before making payment with your ATM card or visit any of the E-Tranzact partner banks to pay the sum of Seven


AFRITEX in collaboration with The Federal Ministry of Education present EdTech Summit 2020. AFRITEX was built in 2008 as a platform to help in showcasing the level of ICT develop in Africa. We measure our success as an organization by how well we achieve that mission, not by the size of our profits. AFRITEX designs