FG seeks private sector investments in housing, urban infrastructure

November 7, 2023 Tope Sunday 0

The federal government has called for private sector investments in the provision of affordable housing and urban infrastructure. The Minister of Housing and Urban Development, Architect Ahmed Dangiwa, made the call in a Keynote address at an event to mark the World Cities Day in Abuja recently. Dangiwa equally called on international development partners and other stakeholders to collaborate in Read More

Nigerian private varsity laments paucity of funds, begs for support

October 10, 2023 Admin III 0

The acting vice chancellor of Paul University, Awka, Anambra state, has lamented poor funding and the acute shortage of classrooms, lecture theatres, laboratories, offices and students’ hostels bedeviling the institution. Nwosu also noted that the university does not have a healthy learning environment. He made his lamentations weekend during the 4th convocation ceremony of the university. “There is just one Read More

Kano revokes certificates of all private schools

August 14, 2023 Ibrahim Hamisu 0

The Kano state government weekend said all certificates of private schools operating in the state have been revoked with immediate effect. Special Adviser to the governor on Private and Voluntary Institutions, Baba Abubakar Umar, announced this at a meeting with the proprietors of the private schools Saturday. Umar said all the schools were expected to collect new registration form to Read More

Re: Tackling the menace of unqualified teachers in private schools.

August 3, 2023 Daniel Ighakpe 0

This is a rejoinder with respect to an article published in The Guardian newspaper of Thursday, 20th July 2023, titled: “Tackling the menace of unqualified teachers in private schools.” This is a humble appeal directed to the concerned authorities, requesting that at least some form of consideration be shown to some competent and quality teachers, who would, otherwise, be referred Read More