Ogun tops Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovation and Development Award

Ogun state topped the list of¬†beneficiaries of the 2014/2015 Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovation and Development (PRESSID) awards claiming 17 out of the 104 slots. PRESSID was introduced by President Goodluck Jonathan last year as part of initiatives to encourage the first-class graduates ¬† to study in the top 25 universities in the world… Continue reading Ogun tops Presidential Special Scholarship Scheme for Innovation and Development Award

FG Committed to Centre of Excellence Projects in Universities – NUC

THE Executive Secretary of National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Julius Okojie, has expressed the commitment of the Federal Government to support the establishment of centres of excellence in some Nigerian universities, under the World Bank-assisted project. Okojie disclosed this on Thursday, at a meeting with evaluators from the regional facilitation unit of the Africa Centres… Continue reading FG Committed to Centre of Excellence Projects in Universities – NUC