Ukah Assures Effective Implementation Of Reviewed Curriculum, Scheme Of Work In Schools

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has affirmed that his ministry will  effectively implement  all recommendations on curriculum review and scheme of work development. Mr. Ukah, who gave the assurance Thursday, December4, 2020 in his closing remarks at the closing ceremony of the workshop on curriculum revision and schemes of work development organised by his ministry, disclosed that implementation strategy for the recommendations would be carried out in January, 2021. The Basic and Secondary Education Commissioner stated that a lot needed to be done…

Delta State College of Education Mosogar / DELSU Affiliate Degree Programme Matriculates 634 Students

MOSOGAR/Nigeria: A total of 634 fresh students has matriculated in the 4th matriculation ceremony of the Delta State College of Education, Mosogar, in affiliation with the Delta State University, Abraka, degree programme held at the indoor sports hall of the college at the weekend. The distributions of the matriculating students in each department are : Physical and Health Education – 180 ; Political Science Education – 210 ; Business Education – 146 ; Computer Science Education – 88 and Social Studies Education – 10 students. Addressing the newly matriculated students,…

Curriculum Development Designed To Solve Societal Problems -Okowa

ASABA/Nigeria: The Delta State Governor, Senator (Dr.) Ifeanyi Okowa, has said that the society is best served by it’s educational community when the curriculum is designed, developed and deployed to solve the problems of the society in which it exists. Senator Okowa made the the disclosure in Asaba during the opening ceremony of a workshop on Curriculum Revision and Development of Scheme of Work, organised by the State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education. The Governor, who was represented by the Chief of Staff, Government House, Olorogun David Edebvie, stated…

Edo Thrash Delta to Win the 9th Edition of SEPLAT Pearls Quiz Competition

  BENIN-CITY/Nigeria: Edo state has been the champion of the 2020, Seplat Pearls Quiz Competition, with St. Michael College, Benin City, beating  Mc Neil Academy , Sapele on Thursday, November 19, 2020, in an event that was held in the hall of Imaguaro College, Benin-City. Seplat Petroleum Development Company, an indigenous oil and gas producer in the Niger Delta region of the country, through one of its Corporate Social Responsibility projects, Preparing Exceptional and Responsible Leaders (PEARLs), achieved yet another milestone with this year’s competition. The annual competition which usually…

Seplat Pearls Quiz Competition: Ochor To Advocate Adequate Preparation Of Delta Schools In Future

By Patrick Ochei BENIN-CITY/Nigeria: The Deputy Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Ochor Christopher Ochor has promised to champion the advocacy for adequate preparation of Delta State schools for the Seplat Pearls Quiz Competition in future, adding that the platform promises to be a veritable initiative for breeding of prospective future leaders. The lawmaker made this assertion yesterday Thursday 19th November, 2020, at the Imaguero College, Benin City, venue for the 9th edition of the NPDC/Seplat Pearls Quiz Competition as a Special Guest of Honour. Ochor while…

Delta Releases Results Of Three Examinations

ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has released the results of three examinations  conducted by the ministry. The examinations are the 2019/2020 Cognitive/Placement Examination, Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and the State Model School Entrance Examination. A statement by the Commissioner in charge of the ministry, Mr. Patrick Ukah, in Asaba today (20/11/2020) advised pupils and students who sat for any of the examinations to access their results online using the specific scratch cards for the examination. Mr. Ukah revealed that candidates who have resit in BECE…

Ochor Hails SEPLAT PEARLS QUIZ 9th Edition

BENIN-CITY/Nigeria: The Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Christopher Ochor Ochor, has hailed the SEPLAT Pearls Quiz Competition, an annual event organised by the Seplat Petroleum Development Company, as part of its Community Relation Responsibility, focused on the educational development of schools in Edo and Delta States, at the end of the 9th edition of the competition held in Imagwuero Grammar School, Benin City, on Thursday, November 19. 2020. The Deputy Speaker, who was at the event as a Special Guest, and representative of the Speaker of…

Delta To Transform Teleclass To A Robust E-learning Platform, Says Ukah

By Magnus Emuji ASABA/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has said that through the Teleclass programme of the ministry, the state government is determined to upscale e-learning platform in order to ensure robust and more participatory learning activities. Mr. Ukah gave the assurance in his office in Asaba shortly after receiving an award for effective service delivery from the Centre for Education Development and Skill Acquisition Initiative (CEDESA). The Basic and Secondary Education Commissioner, who was represented by his Special Assistant, Mr. Felix Ideh, said…

Ukah Advocates Strategic Disease Preventive Mechanism

By Magnus Emuji AGBOR/Nigeria: Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Patrick Ukah, has underscored the importance of strategic disease preventive mechanism towards checkmating any outbreak. Mr. Ukah, who stated this in his office in Asaba when officials of the State Primary Health Care Development Agency paid him an advocacy visit, said that the ministry would continue to give priority attention to the health care of children in the state. Represented by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Comrade Samuel Dietake, the Basic and Secondary Education Commissioner commended the…

Showers Of Praise As Warri Rep Member Ereyitomi Enrolled Over 200 Students For SSCE NECO Exams

WARRI/Nigeria: Due to his passion for education and to improve on the capacity of younger youths in Warri Federal Constituency, The Member Representing Warri Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi JP has  enrolled over 200 indigents students across Warri South, Warri North and Warri South-West  local government areas that make up the Warri Federal constituency in the ongoing Senior School Certificate  Examination,  National Examination Council, NECO. Teachers, students and other Warri federal constituents have  showered encomium on Hon. Chief  Ereyitomi for making education within…