Most of the Mission Schools in Kwara State are still under lock and key despite a directive from the State government that they should resume.
The Special Adviser to Cross River state governor on Education, Castro Ezama, has said about 50 to 60 percent of the girls in secondary schools in the state are not virgins.
The management of Covenant University have sacked a lecturer, Dr Stephen Ukenna, who was recently arrested for allegedly raping a 17-year-old student in his office.
The Son of Bauchi State Governor, Abdullahi Mohammed, has said that the incessant school abductions in Northern Nigeria are orchestrated by people who are not comfortable with the educational development in the region.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused the Nigerian Govt. of breaching a “no victimisation clause” agreed upon during the dialogue that led to the suspension of its strike.
The Nigeria Govt. has banned overcrowding and large gatherings such as assemblies and visiting days, as schools reopen on Monday 18th January.
The Management of the Lagos State University (LASU) has shut down all hostels at the College of Medicine, LASUCOM, as three students have tested positive for Coronavirus disease.
The National Examinations Council said the missed papers during the just concluded NECO exams would hold in February 2021.
The Nigerian Govt Wednesday postponed the negotiation meeting earlier scheduled today with the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said 138 members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) had so far tested positive to COVID-19.