We cannot operate 100 per cent e-learning in view of challenges- NUC

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The National Universities Commission (NUC) has said that full e-learning in Nigeria would be difficult in view of challenges of infrastructure, power and internet access. “The country cannot operate 100 per cent e-learning in view of the challenges of infrastructure, power and internet access. It will be difficult,” Dr Suleiman Ramon-Yusuf, NUC Deputy Executive Secretary […]

FEC approves N4.5bn for printing of exams’ materials, FCT rural roads

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The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N4.5billion for printing of examination materials for the Basic Education Certification Examination, Senior Secondary Certificate Examination and National Common Entrance as well as rehabilitation of road projects in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The meeting was presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House, Abuja. […]

Benue Govt. explains how its CACOVID-19 palliatives were found in Kano

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The Benue State Government on Wednesday explained how CACOVID-19 palliatives meant for the state were found in Kano State. The State Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism Mrs. Ngunan Addingi made the disclosure while briefing newsmen after the State Executive Council Meeting in Makurdi. Addingi said that the State Government was not involved in the […]

Kaduna Electric to begin distribution of 1m prepaid meters Friday

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Kaduna Electricity Distribution Company says it will kick-off distribution of one million prepaid meters to electricity consumers in its franchise states of Kaduna, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara on Friday. Garba Haruna, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the company, disclosed this during an interactive session with journalists on Wednesday at the company’s headquarters in […]

Secondus commends Buhari for backing Okonjo-Iweala for WTO post

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for backing Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in emerging as the first female and African Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO).   The party’s National Chairman, Mr Uche Secondus, gave the commendation in a statement issued by his Media Aide, Mr Ike Abonyi, in Abuja on Wednesday. Secondus welcomed what […]