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Oyo Govt Commences Evacuation Of Beggars

The Government of Oyo State has commenced the evacuation of beggars from the shanties on Jemibewon Road, Sabo area of Ibadan, to the newly built Akinyele Resettlement Centre. The evacuation process, which started months ago, formally commenced at 7a.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, following a tour of the new site by Arewa Community Leaders […]

Oyo To Engage Man O’ War To Secure Schools In

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has charged members of Man O’ War Nigeria, to double their efforts in projecting citizenship and leadership roles in the society. Governor Makinde gave the charge while receiving the National Leaders of the voluntary organization who came on courtesy visit to him in his Office on Thursday, April 29, […]

“Govt Will Continue To Pay Attention, Provide Resources For Education’s

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has kickstarted the distribution of over 2.7 Million free exercise books to all public Secondary Schools students in the State. Engr Makinde stated that the move is part of efforts to improve the quality of education and give opportunities to students from all backgrounds in the State. While making […]

“FG To Review Resumption Date For Schools” -Education Minister

The Federal Government says it is currently reviewing the January 18. 2021, resumption date for Schools across the country, following the rise in COVID-19 cases. The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, stated this on Monday, January 11, 2021, at the resumed briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja, the nation’s […]

Lagos Govt Directs Schools To Reopen January 18

The Lagos State Government has ordered all public and private Schools in the State to reopen for the second term 2020/21 academic session from Monday, January 18, 2021. This was announced on Monday, January 4, 2021, in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo. She noted that this is in line […]

Reps Ask Buhari To Allow Unity School Students Write WAEC

Members of the House of Representatives have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that Students in Unity Schools participate in the year 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The Lawmakers made the call during plenary on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at the lower Chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. Channels TV […]

“No School Under My Watch Will Participate In Scheduled WAEC

The Minister of Education, Mr Adamu Adamu has announced that no Unity Schools will participate in the scheduled WAEC exams. Mr Adamu stated this after the Federal Executive Council meeting held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020. He said none of the Schools under his Ministry will resume until Schools are considered safe. The Minister urged […]

‘‘We Are Working With FG On Schools Reopening’’- Lagos Govt

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo, has disclosed that the state government  is working out modalities for the resumption of schools after the ongoing lockdown of some sectors in the state occasioned by the COVID-19(Coronavirus) pandemic. The Commissioner for Education, made this known while explaining government’s plans for education at an online […]

COVID-19: “Schools May Reopen By July 15” -Makinde

Schools in Oyo State may remain shut till July 15, 2020. By that date, the second term could resume and get concluded within two weeks, while the third term will immediately kick off. Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde said this at the Workers’ Day special programme held in accordance with the COVID-19 protocol of […]

South Africa Ramps Up Coronavirus Screening As Cases Rise

South Africa is ramping up its Coronavirus screening and testing programmes, as the number of cases in the country rise to 2,272. Officials who disclosed this on Monday, April 13, 2020, noted that the Country with the most recorded cases on the continent launched a public mobile mass screening and quarantine campaign just under two […]