Deregulation: Ideally, Nigerians should be paying N183 per litre for petrol - FG

Nigeria, Sept. 15 -- The federal government has not fully deregulated the petroleum sector and should it do so, Nigerians would be paying about N183 per litre for petrol, an official said Tuesday. Th... Read More

Nigeria Police Under Fire For Moving Kogi Commissioner's Alleged Rape Case To Abuja

Nigeria, Sept. 10 -- Human rights activists have criticised the Nigerian police for moving an alleged rape case against Kogi State Commissioner for Water Resources, Abdulmumuni Danga, to a high court ... Read More

Insecurity: 14 days after, FG, Kaduna State silent on students' abduction

Nigeria, Sept. 9 -- Two weeks after armed men invaded a school, Prince Academy, located at Damba-Kasaya village in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State to kidnap seven students and a teacher, ... Read More

Ministerial Scorecard: Nigeria's education sector still in shambles as Adamu Adamu spends another year in office.

Nigeria, Sept. 2 -- August 21, 2020, made it exactly a year that current ministers in President Muhammadu Buhari's cabinet assumed office. President Buhari was sworn in for a second term on May 29 af... Read More

Why we organised COVID-19 colloquium - JAMB registrar

Nigeria, Aug. 18 -- The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has explained why it organised a virtual colloquium on COVID 19. The colloquium was organised last week by JAMB, the Nigerian D... Read More

Basic education certificate exams to end Sept 4 - NECO

Nigeria, Aug. 11 -- The National Examinations Council (NECO) has said the Basic Education Certificate Examinations (BECE) will end on September 4. The Registrar of the council, Godswill Obiora, said ... Read More

JAMB to review commencement date for 2020 admissions

Nigeria, Aug. 9 -- The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said it is considering a new date for the launch of the 2020 admissions process. PREMIUM TIMES earlier reported how the boar... Read More

WAEC releases 2020 WASSCE timetable

Nigeria, Aug. 4 -- The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released the timetable for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the West African... Read More

NUC begins assessment of universities ahead resumption

Nigeria, Aug. 4 -- The National Universities Commission (NUC) said it is collecting data from universities to assess their readiness for resumption of academic activities. The commission also said ef... Read More

Nigerian govt asks schools to communicate reopening dates to parents

Nigeria, Aug. 3 -- The Nigerian government has directed all schools to communicate their specific reopening dates to parents and students to avoid chaos. The government also said the 104 Unity Colleg... Read More