Navy Secondary School Calabar Set To Commence Research In Science Education

In Breaking News, Education, National News, Politics, Reports

By Our Correspondent

navy secondary school

The Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Akpabuyo,Calabar is set to commence intensive Research in Science and Engineering as part of effort to prepare it’s students to meet up with competitive international global best practices in Science Education.

Already some of the students of the school have been part of the Defence headquarters approved Science and Engineering Apprentice Program (SEAP) which places academically talented high school students with interest and ability in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) as apprentices in Department of Defense (DoD) laboratories for eight weeks course.

The Secondary School is one of the best in the country with the latest being the commissioning of the ultra modern Physics, Chemistry, Biology and ICT laboratory by the Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Naval command, Rear Admiral Henry Babalola to mark the 59th year anniversary of the Nigerian Navy.

The FOC who was excited about the giant strides of the school said the last visit of the Special Technical Team on Education from Naval headquarter to review the readiness of the school to meet the set target scored Nigerian Navy Secondary school Akpabuyo above board “because of its continuous investment in science education”

“We are ready to invest more in you to commence research in science education to enable you discover and invent something new as a product of this school one day, we are ready for you and the challenge is yours” ‎He told the students.

Continuing he said, the Nigerian Navy Secondary school, Calabar is very outstanding in meeting the requirements of both the federal and Cross River State ministry of education.

The school is very outstanding in Science and ICT Education as well as Art , the school environment and quality of teachers, he said.

“The Naval Technical Education team’s comment when they visited here was very exemplary ‎and I’m pleased with the Commandant of the School, Regina Eleazu-Uriri and pray that any one that will succeed her after the expiration of her tenure will key into her exemplary leadership because I see the school going beyond the shores of Nigeria.

“The science and laboratory equipment in the school show that the school is fulfilling its’ dream.

Speaking on the giant strides recorded by NNSS, Akpabuyo, the Commandant of the school, Commander Regina Eleazu-Uriri said the achievement was recorded due to the support of the FOC and the Naval headquarters since according to her, There are more than 25 Navy laboratories across the country currently participating in the Navy SEAP program.

She said “While working closely with research personnel, who act as mentors, our students here will experience scientific and engineering practice now available in the school environment to prepare them in the unique and positive experience of their fields of interest and encourage them to pursue future careers.”

The school in 2014 emerged as the overall best in the National Examination Council (NECO) in Cross River State.

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism


CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.

CLICK HERE

New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here


Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

#EndPoliceBrutality: Cross River Probe Panel Shift Sitting From Adjourned Date

By Patrick Obia and Rachel Idim The sitting of the Panel of Inquiry into Police Brutality and Restitution in

Read More...

PITA: Tax Appeal Tribunal Orders Union Bank To Pay Cross River Government N56.6m

By CrossRiverWatch Admin A Tax Appeal Tribunal sitting in Benin, the Edo State capital, has ordered Union Bank Plc

Read More...

Cross River: Pensioners Accuse Government Of Meanness, Lament Over 13 Billion Naira Gratuity

By Maxwell Effiong The Association of Cross River State Local Government Pensioners, ACRSLGP, has accused the State Government of

Read More...

One commentOn Navy Secondary School Calabar Set To Commence Research In Science Education

  • that is not the picture of the FOC ENC that is the former Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral DJ Ezeoba, please try to correct it

Leave a Reply to David Cancel Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now