Governor Mai Mala Buni’s speech at the opening of the two-day Education Summit that his administration organised last week to think out-of-the-box and suggest solutions to some of the challenges in Yobe’s education sector – education being always a work in progress – speaks to his leadership as an introspective person who wants to get […]
Access to financial services opens doors for families, allowing them to smooth out consumption and invest in their futures through education and health. The post How, why mobile wallets can deepen financial inclusion appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch News
In Nigeria today, undergraduates have suffered numerous human rights abuses, all in the name of discipline, with government, local and international human rights organizations doing little or nothing about it. The post Burning of students’ phones, act of discipline or aberration? appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch […]
Stakeholders in the sector drawn from West African countries gathered in Topo-Badagry, Lagos recently to deliberate on how to move education forward for sustainable development in line with global trends. The post Group urges African leaders to give priority attention to education for global competitiveness appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and […]
For their contribution to educational and national development, the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Alumni Association, Lagos Chapter is set to honor 19 eminent Nigerians, including governors, traditional rulers and seasoned academics. The post UNILAG alumni Lagos chapter honour Sanwo-Olu, Akinruntan, others at annual celebration appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World […]
In a statement made available to The Guardian yesterday, the sponsors disclosed that a comprehensive programme would be unveiled on Thursday, adding that operations would commence in September with all ABEC Schools hosting at least one aspect of the project in different capacities. The post ‘ABEC Football Academy ready to open shop’ appeared first on […]
International Breweries Plc., a member of ABInBev brewer, has flagged off the 2019 edition of Kickstart, an innovative youth entrepreneurship programme that empowers young people with the financial muscle and training to implement different entrepreneurial ventures. The company also unveiled its new foundation, International Breweries Foundation. ‘Kickstart’ was introduced in 2016 to empower young entrepreneurs […]
Hike in school fees from time to time by state and federal universities has always been a contentious issue. In Nigeria when prices of goods go up… The post State universities and unending crisis over tuition hike appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Credit: Punch News
Sir: Adamawa State Governor Alhaji Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has begun a very difficult journey. As a man who came to power via intricate politicking, strange political alliances and strong support from common people, Fintiri will be up against high-wired politics of Adamawa and at the same time laden with expectations from the common man. How […]
The National Universities Commission (NUC) yesterday unveiled its set goals for the revitalization of university’s system in the country.Part of the goals includes 20 percent increase in students’ access to university education and 20 percent reduction of manpower deficit in the university by 2023. The post NUC sets 2023 target to achieve university revitalization Goals appeared […]
Three senior school one (SS1) students of Dansol High School, Agidingbi, Lagos, Oluwatunmise David Ayeni, Rotimi David Adegbiji and Egie Jude Akede, have come up with an innovative idea on how to reduce smoking of e-cigarette in the United States… The post Nigerian kids develop app to checkmate underage e-cigarette users appeared first on The Guardian […]
Unease lies the head that wears the crown and the nation’s Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, illustrates that point. The sombre-looking government appointee in the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari…. The post Before government sends parents of out-of-school children to prisons appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
Eminent scholar, Prof. Abednego Ekoko, has called for ethical revolution in Delta State schools where every teaching and non-teaching staff member would imbibe the spirit and letters of exam ethics campaign and pledge. The post Ex-commissioner calls for ethical revolution through exam ethics appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
Stakeholders who attended the “2019 Train-the-Trainers,” workshop on Special and Inclusive Education for teachers in Lagos State have stressed the need for the reformation of the curriculum to guarantee comprehensive learning to beneficiaries. The post Stakeholders want curriculum on inclusive education modified appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
Over the years, the Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition for secondary school students has helped in reshaping the thought pattern of students to develop problem-solving skills. The post Mike Okonkwo writing competition entries open appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
To expose Nigerian students to 21st century trends in the print industry, Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA), a leader in imaging solutions, has signed a three-year partnership agreement with Yaba College of Technology … The post Cannon partners YABATECH to improve digital printing knowledge appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and […]
The Federal Government has signed a bilateral agreement on international education to give students access to study in over 70 public universities in Turkey. The post Turkish varsities woo Nigerian students with 90% scholarship offer appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
Deputy President, Association of Proprietors of Private Schools (NAPPS), Chief Yomi Otubela has charged government at all levels to implement the use of technology in the education sector to meet 21st century teaching and learning challenges. The post Government must deploy technology to meet 21st century learning challenges’ appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News […]
Nobody actually dreams of going to a college of education. It is often the last option on the table for any youth. Nigerian youths prefer to go to a university or polytechnic. The post Making colleges of education relevant in 21st century appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
To mark the 2019 ‘World Down Down_Syndrome Day’, stakeholders have again called for acceptance and inclusion of people with the health challenge in all societal affairs. The post Stakeholders seek effective collaborations for down syndrome pupils appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.