FRSC takes safety campaigns to primary schools

The Jos Zonal Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has embarked on a child Safety campaign in primary schools in Plateau. Flagging-off the campaign at the St. Luke Primary School on Monday in Jos, the Zonal Commanding Officer, Mr Jonas Agwu, said the initiative was “timely”. According to Agwu, the rationale behind the… Continue reading FRSC takes safety campaigns to primary schools

LASU SUSPEND LASUSU ELECTORAL PROCESS

The Lagos state university (LASU), has put on hold the electoral process of it student union, Lagos state university student union (LASUSU) to conduct the forthcoming election. The university management through the Acting Dean student Affair (DSA), Dr. Obayori in a bulletin published within the campus on Thursday suspends all activities of the independent electoral… Continue reading LASU SUSPEND LASUSU ELECTORAL PROCESS

Igbo language school in South Africa

The Progressives Leaders Association (PILA), an organisation sponsoring an Igbo Language School in the U.S., says a similar school has been opened in South Africa. Mr Chima Umealo, Coordinator of PILA in South Africa, said at a dinner in Johannesburg on Sunday that 16 children had started lesson in the school. He said the group’s… Continue reading Igbo language school in South Africa

Kano govt. approves N578m for payment of teachers

The Kano State Government said it had approved N578 million for the payment of 44, 654 primary school teachers and other non-teaching personnel‎ under the state’s Universal Basic Education Board. ‎ The Commissioner for Information, Malam Muhammad Garba, made this known on Tuesday in a statement by the Press Secretary to the state Governor,‎ Malam Ameen Yassar‎.… Continue reading Kano govt. approves N578m for payment of teachers

Retaliation: Russia to seize U.S. compounds, school

Six months after two properties belonging to Russia were seized by the U.S. government, Russia has threatened to return the favour if the properties were not released. Russia vowed to seize U.S. diplomatic property in Moscow and complicate life for an Anglo-American school unless Washington hands back the two diplomatic compounds before July. The daily Kommersant… Continue reading Retaliation: Russia to seize U.S. compounds, school

Npower volunteer brutalise Corps member in Edo state

Report reaching  us indicate that a corps member, Mr Sonde Segun Matthew serving at owan west local government area of Edo state was seriously brutalized yesterday by an N-power teacher, Mr Alegbe Junior Habert  at his primary place of assignment in Oke Old Secondary School Sabongidda-Ora. The odd incident is said to happen when a… Continue reading Npower volunteer brutalise Corps member in Edo state

13-year-old impregnates teacher

A 13-year-old pupil has impregnated his teacher after having a sexual relationship with her for nine months. The teacher Alexandria Vera is likely to be sentenced after she admitted having aggravated sexual assault on the boy. Police in Houston had arrested her on child sex abuse charges. She handed herself to Montgomery County police station… Continue reading 13-year-old impregnates teacher