Day: June 3, 2018

WAEC to release 2018 exam results in July

WAEC to release 2018 exam results in July

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it will release the results of the 2018 West Africa senior school certificate examination (WASSCE) in 45 days. Damianus Ojijeogu, the council’s head of public affairs, made this known in an interview with NAN on Saturday in Lagos. The council, he said, was satisfied with the conduct of the just concluded examination for school candidates nationwide... »

Nigerian universities converge in Plateau State University (PLASU) for theatre arts festival

Nigerian universities converge in Plateau State University (PLASU) for theatre arts festival

Participants from 25 universities have arrived at Plateau State University (PLASU) for the 2018 edition of Nigerian universities theatre arts festival. The six-day festival begins on Sunday, June 3. NAN reports that the university was bubbling with activities with colourful troupes rehearsing. Emmanuel Dandura, chairman, NUTAF board of trustees, expressed optimism that the festival would be a “hug... »

The Destiny Trust opens tech hub for less-privileged child programmers

The Destiny Trust opens tech hub for less-privileged child programmers

The Destiny Trust in collaboration with CodeLagos has opened an innovation development centre for less-privileged child programmers. The empowerment and social inclusion initiative called ‘Kids Innovation Hub’ launched on Sunday. Located at Ibeju-Lekki, Lagos, Kids Innovation Hub has a goal to empower rehabilitated street children and other young people from low-economic backgrounds with computer ... »