By ABAH SUNDAY ADAH, Abuja Nigeria’s Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) on Monday inaugurated a steering committee for its ongoing digitisation of thesis project, first of its kind in the life of the Fund. Explaining the rationale behind the move in his inauguration remarks, the Executive Secretary, Arc. Sunday Echono,Continue Reading

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended its ongoing strike by 12 weeks. The decision was reached after a meeting of the union’s national executive council (NEC) on Sunday at its University of Abuja secretariat. In a statement issued after the meeting, Emmanuel Osodeke, ASUU president, said theContinue Reading

Around 10,842 violators of residency and labor laws and border security regulations have been arrested in various regions of the Kingdom within a week. The arrests were made during joint field campaigns carried out by various units of security forces and the General Directorate of Passports (Jawazat) during the periodContinue Reading

The Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (CVCNU) has called on the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to resolve lingering issues to end the ongoing strike. The Chairman of the committee, Prof. Samuel Edoumiekumo, said this in an interview with the News Agency of NigeriaContinue Reading

By AbdulAzeez Mantu & Philomena Chukwuma Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) is insisting that all research proposals by lecturers and other scholars will be subjected to an anti-plagiarism test before being consider for funding of the agency. This was made known by TETFund’s Executive Secretary, Sonny Echono, in Abuja onContinue Reading

By ABAH ADAH, Abuja The Tetiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) has appealed to the Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (CVCNU) and other relevant players in the educational sector to continue playing the role of advising and promoting stability in the Nigerian university system. The Executive Secretary, TETFUND, Arc. SundayContinue Reading

Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Sonny Echono, has called for more investment in primary and secondary schools to enhance the pursuit of purposive tertiary education, tailored towards meeting the needs of the society.   Echono, who spoke, while receiving education correspondents on a visit to his office,Continue Reading