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From left: Welfare Officer, Directorate of Education and Training, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Nnadi Oputa; a Philanthropist, Mrs Ani Ayeni; representative of the Chairman, FCT Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB), Mrs Chinwe Ogwueleka; and Director, Conflict Resolution and Interfaith Matters, NYCN, Alhaji Abubakar Ahmad, during the Abuja School Festival organize by NYCN in Abuja.

From left: Welfare Officer, Directorate of Education and Training, National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Comrade Nnadi Oputa; a Philanthropist, Mrs Ani Ayeni; representative of the Chairman, FCT Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB), Mrs...

By METRO DAILY on Sep 24th, 2018
British mathematician Michael Atiyah claims to have solved modern math’s Holy Grail

British mathematician Michael Atiyah claims to have solved modern math’s Holy Grail British mathematician Michael Atiyah claims he has a “simple proof’’ for the Riemann hypothesis, which has been one of the greatest challenges in maths...

By METRO DAILY on Sep 21st, 2018
Jocelyn Bell Burnell: gives up $3m prize to help female scientists, other minorities

Jocelyn Bell Burnell: gives up $3m prize to help female scientists, other minorities One of Britain’s leading astrophysicists, Jocelyn Bell Burnell said she will donate her $3 million prize to encourage more people, especially women, to break...

By METRO DAILY on Sep 8th, 2018
Safiyya Jibril

Safiyya Jibril Safiyya Jibril, a 29 year-old secondary school teacher has won this year’s BBC Hausa Story Writing Contest for Women. Her story’Ya Mace or ‘The Girl-Child’ was adjudged the best among a host of other entries, that included...

By METRO DAILY on Sep 7th, 2018

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State on Tuesday hosted an indigene of the state, Galadima Israel Zakari, the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board, JAMB, best overall candidate at the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. “Despite...

By METRO DAILY on Aug 10th, 2018
Ibrahim Idris Police IG

Ibrahim Idris Police IG By Eric Ojo, Abuja Ahead of the 2019 General Elections, the Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Alhaji Musiliu Smith has reiterated the need for officers and men of the Nigeria police to be fully sensitized...

By METRO DAILY on Aug 9th, 2018

The management of Kogi State University (KSU), Anyigba has requested for military patrol teams to help implement the ‘No School Fees, No Examination’ policy of the institution. In a letter signed by the chief security coordinator...

By METRO DAILY on Jul 31st, 2018

The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said on Tuesday that the Federal Government would continue to work with relevant stakeholders to raise the quality of education in the country to acceptable international standard. ‎Adamu said...

By METRO DAILY on Jul 3rd, 2018

By Aminat Mohammed The Federal Government on Tuesday warned that it would sanction any tertiary institution which charges more than N2,000 for Post-UTME. Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu, gave the warning at the Joint Admission and...

By METRO DAILY on Jun 27th, 2018
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been awarded the PEN Pinter Prize, a prize in honour of late Nobel laureate Harold Pinter. The prize is awarded to a writer from Britain, the Republic of Ireland or the Commonwealth,...

By METRO DAILY on Jun 12th, 2018