Tag: College of Education

No chairs for social distancing, hostels are crowded; College of Education not ready for resumption says Union

The College of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) says its members are not ready to return to school anytime soon The president of COEASU, Nuhu Ogirima, said this in an interview on Wednesday. The union’s position comes a day after the Academic Staff of Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) corroborated the Academic[Read More…]

Students Reportedly Flee Kaduna College Of Education Over Deadly Clash Between Civilians And Soldiers

Students of the Kaduna State College of Education located in southern Kaduna today fled the institution in droves as a clash in the area between soldiers and some civilians claimed several lives, Sahara Reporters reports. Confirming the incident, a security source in Kaduna told SaharaReporters that the clash occurred in[Read More…]

Update: 10 Killed As Bomb Blast Rocks College Of Education Kontagora

At least 10 people were feared dead on Wednesday after an suspected suicide bombing rocked a teacher training college in northwest Nigeria as students were sitting exams, police and a student said. The blast happened at the Federal College of Education in the town of Kontagora, Niger state, some 150[Read More…]

Female Suicide Bomber Detonates Explosives At College Of Education Kotangora

A female suicide bomber on Wednesday afternoon detonated explosives within the Federal College of Education, Kontagora, Niger State, but the Police in the state said she died in the blast and only succeeded in injuring several students. The blast occurred at exactly 12.15pm around the institution’s library as students busied[Read More…]

Jonathan Assures Of Enhanced Security In The Wake Of Attack On College Of Education

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan commiserates with citizens and residents of Kano State on the loss of lives sustained today during the attack by terrorists on the Federal College of Education, Kano. Reuben Abati, Special Adviser to the President said Jonathan’s sympathies and best wishes for a speedy recovery are also[Read More…]

Nigerian College Of Education Commence Degree Programmes

Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya, has concluded arrangements to commence degree programme in some fields of study during the 2014/2015 academic session. The Acting Provost of the college, Alhaji Lawal Tukur, announced this on Saturday during the matriculation of 100 level regular and part-time NCE students in Gidan-Waya.[Read More…]

Boko Haram: Adamawa College Of Education Shutdown, Students Asked To Go Home

Following the series of threats and rumors that the deadly Islamic sect, Boko Haram will be targeting the College of Education, Hong, in Adamawa. The Provost of the college, Dr Johnson Pongri, has directed the closure of the institution in a news conference in Yola Friday. Pongri said the move[Read More…]