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Oyo Govt Laments Poor Performance in Public Exams, Stops Automatic Promotion Policy

Sakin Babalola,Ibadan The Oyo State Government has said that it would not renege on its decision to stop automatic promotions in public secondary schools in the state saying that its decision to reform the education sector would be pursued rigorously until it yields positive results. The state Commissioner for Information, …

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Lecturers Reject Slash of Subventions to Oyo Tertiary Institutions, School fees May be Hiked

By Sakin Babalola,Ibadan There is palpable fear of hike in school fees soon as  academic staff in Oyo State-owned tertiary institutions  rejected the reduction of subventions to the institution to 25 per cent by the state government The  lecturers,  under the aegis of the Joint Action Forum of Academic Staff …

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Church of Nigeria Honours Chief Bisi Akande with a block of 10 Classrooms

The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Osun Northeast Diocese, Otan Aiyegbaju, Osun State, has honoured a former Governor of the State, Chief Adebisi Akande with a block of 10 classrooms in its Evangel College, Otan Ayegbaju. Named Chief Bisi Akande Block, the classroom was commissioned by Governor Rauf Aregbesola, on …

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LAUTECH: NAOSS Petitions IG, Ajimobi Over Incessant Attacks on Osun Indigenes

By Segun Adeyemo The National Association of Osun State Students (NAOSS) has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, Ibraheem Idris and Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi over the threat to the safety of the Osun indigenes residing in Ogbomoso, the hosting community of the crisis ridden Ladoke Akintola University …

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Rumpus in Osun As Public School Students Plan Protest over mass failure in WAEC qualifying exam

By Abdulrofiu Agboola Some students of High Schools in Osun State are planning a mass protest tomorrow (Monday, October 10) to protest ‘their failure’ in the qualifying examination for the West African Examination Council (WAEC). The unifying WAEC qualifying examination is a state government measure to select public schools students …

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