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1147 Communities To Benefit From UBEC Special Projects

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Executive Secretary of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Dr. Hamid Bobboyi, has revealed that 1,147 communities in the country will benefit from special intervention projects under the School Base Management Committee (SBMC).  A press release signed by

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FG Moves To Increase Funding Of Basic Education

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Federal Government says it has proposed a legislation to increase funding from the consolidated revenue fund(CRF) to the nation’s basic education sector. Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said the move would see an increase from

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ECCDE Taking Centre Stage In Basic Education Delivery – Bobboyi

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Executive Secretary of UBEC, Dr. Hamid Bobboyi has stated that Early Childhood  Care Development and Education (ECCDE) is taking centre stage in the delivery of basic education in the country. Bobboyi stated this during the 5-days stakeholder engagement on

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UBEC To Conduct Learning Asseessment In Schools

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) says it has put in place modalities to conduct a world-class assessment survey to ascertain learning outcomes in basic education sector in the country. Executive Secretary of UBEC, Dr Hamid Bobboyi, revealed

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FG Reel Out Achievement Of Education Sector In Last 6 Years

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Federal Government has taken stock of its achievements in the education sector in the last six years, scoring itself high, even as it admits that there are challenges in the coming years. This was contained in a

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Bogoro Charges IAR&T On Problem-Solving Research

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), Prof. Suleiman Bogoro has called on the Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (IAR&T) of Obafemi Awolowo University sited in Ibadan, to develop a new focus of conducting

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UBEC Begins Development Of E-learning Software For Basic Education

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has commenced development of E-learning software for use at the basic education level in the country. A press statement signed by UBEC’s Head Public Relations/Protocol, David Apeh revealed that the e-learning software

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UBEC Boss Inuagurates Members Of Anti-Corruption Unit

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Executive Secretary of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Dr.  Hammid Bobboyi has inuagurated members of the UBEC-Anti Corruption and Transparency Unit (UBEC ACTU). Speaking during the inauguration,  Bobboyi stated that the unit was created to liase with the

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Benue Government Confirms Receipt Of N1.6bn UBEC Counterpart Contribution

By Henry Ibya Makurdi Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom, has confirmed receipt of 1.6 billion Naira, released to the state as counterpart contribution by the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), which will be used for the purpose of upgrading facilities

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UBEC Director Conferred With NSE Award

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Director Physical Planning, Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Engr Abubakar Sa’ad has been conferred with Fellowship Award by the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) in Abuja. In his acceptance speech, Sa’ad stated that the award will

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