New ICE unit will ensure OPT compliance

An extension of an international student’s visa, OPT allows graduates to work in an area related to their study for a total of 12 months or longer if they have a STEM degree. “The unit will identify any evidence of unlawful practices within the OPT programs” In a statement the DHS said that The Student […]
Schools to remain shut in Kaduna except Kadpoly & Open University

Schools to remain shut in Kaduna except Kadpoly & Open University

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo Schools in Kaduna state are to remain closed with the exception of Kaduna Polytechnic and the National Open University who requested to re-open to enable their students to write examinations. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of education in...
Kano schools’ resumption date remains January 18, says Commissioner

Kano schools’ resumption date remains January 18, says Commissioner

The Kano State Government has re-asserted its stand that all schools across the state would resume on Jan. 18, ending wide speculations to the contrary, Aliyu Yusuf, the Chief Public Relations Officer, Kano State Ministry of Education, said, “Clearing the air to that...
Slum to Classroom takes free education to Makoko

Slum to Classroom takes free education to Makoko

Adeola Ogunlade (right) some of the volunteer teachers and some of the benefiting pupils. To address the concern of education for children living in slums, Youth Advocate for Change through its Slum to Classroom Initiative is providing free literacy programme and life...