May 13th, 2014
by Eze Eluchie AChiboks news of the abduction of over 200 students from the Government Girls secondary School, Chibok, in Nigeria’s volatile northeastern Bornu State, filtered through, there was palpable shock and angst,initially across the Nigerian federation, and as the information became widesprea...
Aug 7th, 2013
Nigeria wealth distribution – The West African Examination Council (WAEC) Wednesday in Yaba, Lagos released the details of the results of the May/June 2013 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), saying it could not compute the percentage of candidates who mad...
Aug 1st, 2013
By Olasunkanmi Akoni Authorities of Gaskiya Senior College, Badia area of Lagos are presently at the centre of a growing tension that could snowball into a major crisis following expulsion of a female student and suspension of six others for allegedly holding prayer meeting after school hours. The st...
Dec 22nd, 2012
The West African Examinations Council on Friday said it had withheld the results of 47,289 candidates out of 396,614 candidates that sat for the Nov./Dec. 2012 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. The Head of the Nigeria National Office, WAEC, Mr. Charles Eguridu, who made this known a...
Apr 3rd, 2012
No going back on implementation of White Paper on universities Minister of Education Prof. Ruqqayat Alkali yesterday said a new 1-6-3-3-4 System of Education will soon take off. She also said the Federal Government is stepping up efforts to address mass failure in Senior School Certificate Examinatio...