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Lagos State Govt flags off readysetwork 4.0 at LASU, LASPOTECH

The fourth edition of  ReadySetWork, RSW initiative by the Lagos State Government kicked off today, Saturday 23rd November 2019 with a strict warning to the participants to be guided by the RSW rules or get disqualified from the programme. The programme which would continue for the next 12  Saturdays of 6 weeks interactive training session and Read more

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Ready, Set, Go? RSW Facilitator Onboarding Exercise Commences

All roads led to the Herbert Macaulay Library, Yaba, Lagos in the morning of Saturday the 16th of November 2019 as the Faculty of ReadySetWork converged to share learning experiences as well as review strategies to hold another successful edition of the program in two learning centres- LASU and LASPOTECH. The session, which was anchored Read more

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OAU, UNILAG, Covenant University win CFA Ethics Challenge

Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Covenant University Ota (CU) and University of Lagos (UNILAG) have emerged top three winners in the CFA Society Nigeria Ethics Challenge. Mr Banji Fehintola, president, CFA Society Nigeria, announced the winners after the finale of the national competition of the 2019 CFA Ethics Challenge in Lagos. According to News Agency of Read more

Ogun Govt. moves to foster peace between farmers, herders/newsheadline247.com
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Details: Gov Abiodun’s remarkable moves towards reviving quality education in Ogun State

That was the most apt and most resounding word coming from the vocal box of the then gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ogun State. Prince Dapo Abiodun minced no word about his intent to work round the clock to revive education from the near-comatose it had been plunged into in Ogun Read more

James Hope College acquires American International School Lagos property, offers full scholarship to 40% of students/newsheadline247.com
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James Hope College acquires American International School Lagos property, offers full scholarship to 40% of students

The James Hope College (JHC) has announced the acquisition of the American International School Lagos (AISL) Lekki Campus facility to establish James Hope College in Lagos.   This was disclosed at the signing ceremony held yesterday at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. The event had the Governor of Lagos, His Excellency Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Read more

Wits University introduces short courses to boost capacity building in Nigeria/newsheadline247
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Wits University introduces short courses to boost capacity building in Nigeria

Capacity building in Nigeria will receive a boost from early next year as the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa is bringing its acclaimed short courses to the country. The university, which offers highly competitive, globally-standardised courses across different sectors of the economy, has concluded plans to introduce programmes that would help young Nigerian Read more

Sex for Grades: BBC exposes UNILAG lecturer in video documentary/newsheadline247
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Sex for Grades: UNILAG suspends lecturer over harassment

A lecturer and sub-dean of faculty of art in the institution, Dr Boniface Igbeneghu, has been suspended by the University of Lagos (UNILAG) after he was caught on camera sexually harassing ‘admission seeker’. Igbeneghu, who is also head pastor of a Foursquare Gospel Church, was exposed in a 13-minute video documentary released by the BBC Africa Eye Read more

Sex for Grades: BBC exposes UNILAG lecturer in video documentary/newsheadline247
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Sex for Grades: BBC exposes UNILAG lecturer in video documentary

A lecturer at the University of Lagos, Dr. Boniface Igbeneghu, has been exposed as one of the culprits in BBC Africa Eye’s video documentary targeted at lecturers in some West African Universities. Dr Igbeneghu, who is also the head of a Foursquare Gospel Church in Lagos, was caught on camera making sexual demands to offer Read more

Ogun: Gov. Abiodun insists education remains free – ‘we’ve not authorised payment of any charge’/newsheadline247
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Ogun may establish two new universities as Gov. Abiodun vows to reposition education

The Ogun State Government at the weekend said it is addressing the agitation of the people of the Central and Western Senatorial Zones to have a university cited in their domain. Governor Prince Dapo Abiodun made this known at a one day stakeholders forum with the theme, “Repositioning Education for Outstanding Performance”, held in Abeokuta. Read more