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Evangel First Global School Rules, Other Positions, Schools tie

In preparation to the celebration of the commonwealth 70th anniversary which took place at the National Universities Commission NUC, the ministry of education had earlier on the 5th of March held a quiz competition for schools which saw both private and public secondary schools. At the award and prize giving ceremony which took place at the end of the Commonwealth Day event of 11th March, the Evangel First Global School Kubwa was crowned the overall winner beating the multiple of Premier Academy Lugbe, Government Girls Secondary School Dutse, Kuhad Labahbidi…

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NOA: Your vote is your power do not sell it

Nigeria is at the threshold of another election. As our democratic process matures, it is expected that the 2019 general election will distinctly showcase that maturity. One major way in which that can happen is for all votes to count, and reduction of voided votes to the barest minimum will benefit the electoral process in that regard. It is no longer news that elections in Nigeria are sometimes characterized by large number of voided votes. For instance, in the 2015 Presidential Election, 844,519 votes were rejected as invalid out of…

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FG. announces Mid-Term Break For Schools During 2019 General Elections

The federal government through the Federal Ministry of Education has made arrangements for mid-term break for all the citadel of learning nationwide to embark on mid-term break for the purpose of general elections coming up this month. According reports made the arrangement was reached at the meeting with the Ministry of Education today. There it was agreed that schools will have two breaks this term to cover both the presidential and gubernatorial elections. The First break which is for the presidential election will be from February 13th – February 18th…

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Hopes for Blind, Deaf Candidates as 2019 UTME Form Sales Commences

Abuja: By Elizabeth Jimoh      The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB commence the sales of the 2019 UTME form nationwide today with arrangement been made to ensure that all candidates with biometric issues are registered as well as special provisions for the mute (deaf) and blind candidates to participate in this year’s edition of the examination. Crystal Education Media gathered that the board’s plans to ensure that all candidates with biometric cases are registered at the headquarters to avert irregularities. According to the Public Relations Officer, Mr. Fabian…

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Don’t Push Us Too Far NAPPS to Govt

Private schools owners in the FCT has appealed to the government not to force them out operation. Deliberating on the multiple taxation levied on private school operator,  the National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools NAPPS Bwari Chapter at their meeting held on the 11th of October pointed that some of the taxes especially by the Bwari Area Council are duplicate of same tax with different titles. A situation one of the proprietors said they are just pushing to overcome. Speaking with Crystal Education Media Mrs Juliana a school owner…

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School Owner Lauds ERC Book Fair

It is a step to cut out piracy Mr. Felix kayode Olatunde the proprietor of Enternaval International School Bassal Airport Village FCT has commended the improvements of this year’s edition of the ERC Book Fair. According to Kayode who has been a frequent costumer to the book fair there have been great improvements as compare to the previous years. “It has been a great one this is not my first time; I have been coming here for six to seven years. What I discover is that each year there is…

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Principal thanks D-Cube IT Solution for bringing School to Limelight

The principal of Duke Town Secondary School Calabar, Mr. Ayi Ita (JP), expressed his immense gratitude to D-Cube IT Solutions for helping the school which is said to be one the oldest schools in Nigeria to come into limelight. He said this while showing the IT firm the School Knowledge Centre setup for the school by The Universal Service Provision Fund (USPF) in partnership with Zinox Computers as the contracting firm. According to Mr. Ayi, it was the visit of the IT firm Director, Mr. Stephen Hogan, who also is…

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Kaduna Teachers Failure:What do your make of this 

…is this isolated to Kaduna? The Kaduna State government released the answer scripts of some teachers who participated in the competency test set by the government. Premium Times reports that Basic questions like the full name of the governor, the three state of matter and so on were found difficult to answer by some of the teachers. See the images of one of the scripts… What does this make of our educational sector. This case is not isolated

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The Nigerian Association of Medical Physicists NAMP holds first annual conference

The Nigerian Association of Medical Physicists NAMP successfully held her first annual conference. The conference which was themed Innovations and Developments in Medical Physics was aimed at establishing a forum for professional and students to brainstorm on the latest ideas and realizations in models and applications of medical physics for interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research. The conference which coincided with the International Day for Medical Physics 7th November, gathered professional from different parts of the world and country as well as students. The three day conference held at national hospital Abuja…

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Quackery: TRCN demand change in recruitment process

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria TRCN has described as alarming as level of quackery in the teaching profession. Speaking in an interview with crystal education media, the head of information, Mr. Muyiwa Ojewuyi pointed that though quackery is a traditional problem every profession experience, it is however alarming in the profession and calls for sanitizing of the system. According to him quackery is a general problem, citing that in journalism there are quacks. Some known as ‘press call, press center PCPC’ who don’t have a base, they just go…

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