HOW TO CHANGE YOUR PPA | NYSC

AFTER BEING POSTED, HERE ARE WAYS TO SUCCESSFULLY CHANGE YOUR PPA (PLACE OF PRIMARY ASSIGNMENT). After the 3 weeks mandatory orientation camp, corps members will be posted for their primary assignment which is the main reason why the NYSC scheme was founded. Nysc place of primary assignment (PPA) is one of the important arms of Nysc. Together with the 3-weeks Orientation course, CDS (community development service), and POP (passing out parade) makes up the scheme. So, just like it’s important for every prospective corp member to be in the 3-weeks Orientation…

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WAEC Announce New Amount For Collection of GCE Certificate

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has urged GCE candidates to endeavor to collect their GCE Certificate within four years of writing the examination as any delay beyond that will attract custody fee. Demianus Ojijeogu, the Head of Public Affairs Department, WAEC, Nigeria disclosed this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Abuja. The West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates, commonly referred to as WAEC GCE, is usually taken in November/December every year. Mr. Ojijeogu said: “the normal charge…

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Nigerian Government Denies Removing CRK/CRS From School Curriculum

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS DENIED ALL ALLEGATIONS OF IT SCRAPPING OUT CRS AS A SUBJECT AND PUTTING IT INTO CIVIL STUDIES The Nigerian government has denied reports in some media organisations that Christian Religious Knowledge, CRK, has been removed from the secondary school curriculum in the country. There were reports in the media last week alleging that CRK had been removed by the Ministry of Education from the school curriculum. But Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, who briefed State House Correspondents on the outcome of Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council…

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Gov. Fayose Visits Ekiti State NYSC Camp, Urges Government To Increase Allowance

THE GOVERNOR OF EKITI STATE AYO FAYOSE PAID A VISIT TO THE NATIONAL YOUTH SERVICE CORPS CAMP AT ISE, EKITI. Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called on the Federal Government to review the National Youth Service Corps members’ monthly allowance from the current N19,500 to N50,000. The governor said the current allowance was no longer feasible to sustain corps members with the current economic situation in the country. Fayose, who decried the deplorable condition of the Ekiti NYSC orientation camp in Ise/Emure promised immediate release of N20m for the…

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JAMB Shuts Down Websites Having “jamb” Attached To Their Domain Names

THE JOINT ADMISSION AND MATRICULATION BOARD, JAMB SHUTS DOWN WEBSITES HAVING “JAMB” IN THEIR DOMAIN NAME (URL). Report reaching us has it that the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has moved to suspended blogs and websites that have “jamb” attached to their domain names in order to ensure they do not end up defrauding unsuspecting individuals. This was disclosed by One of the owners of the affected sites. According to him, he received a mail from his web host concerning the development. The mail reads, “We got a complaint…

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NIGERIAN GIRL SCORES 320 IN JAMB BUT FAILS TO GAIN ADMISSION INTO UNIVERSITY

A NIGERIAN GIRL SCORES 320 IN JAMB BUT FAILS TO GET AN ADMISSION INTO A UNIVERSITY IN THE ON-GOING 2016/2017 SESSION Twitter user, OgeneRukevwe Aror, lamented over her inability to secure an admission into the university even with her good JAMB and WAEC results. She shared the photos of the results on twitter (@arorruke) and said she won’t be registering for the exams again. See photos of the result below.. HERE IS WHAT A FACEBOOK USER SENT HER; WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT THE SITUATION OF THE EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM??? THIS…

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