Governance Can’t Be All About Fighting Corruption..But – Ezekwesili

Obiageli Ezekwesili, Co-Founder, Bring Back Our Girls on ‘Gone Girls’ at The 2015 Women In The World Summit, Lincoln Center, New York City; 4/23/2015 Nigeria’s former Minister of Education, Obiagele Ezekwesili, has made a strong case for the government of Nigeria to develop and pursue sound policies that could drive economic growth in the country, […]

‘Education key to curbing youth unemployment’

The management of a publishing firm, Pearson Nigeria, has stressed the need for skills acquisition in schools, saying it is the elixir for reducing youth unemployment in the country. The firm’s Managing Director, Muhtar Bakare, stated this even as he urged the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to endeavour to check the menace. Bakare also noted […]

E-learning, step in right direction—OAU don

The Director of the Obafemi Awolowo University Centre for Distance Learning, Prof. Michael Adeyeye, has described e-learning as a step in the right direction. Adeyeye stated this just as the centre opens entries for the 2015/2016 academic session. The centre offers programmes in Accounting, Economics and Nursing. The OAUCDL boss, who spoke against the successful […]

Nigeria needs institute of criminology — Ahire

In this interview with MOTUNRAYO JOEL, an expert in Criminology from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Prof. Philip Ahire, talks about corruption in varsities Cult activities is a huge problem in Nigerian universities. Who do you blame for this? To start with, cult activities is a problem not only in Nigerian universities, but also extends to […]

El-Rufa’i declares emergency in education

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Thursday declared a state of emergency in the education sector of the state. He made the declaration in his speech at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna, during activities to mark the country’s 55th Independence Anniversary. According to him, the nation is being liberated and there is the […]

Children need non-classroom learning — Adedeji

Mrs. Jade Adedeji, a pharmacist-turned-science teacher, is the coordinator, Bricks 4 kidz in Nigeria. She talks to KEMI ASHEFON on the fun learning approach to analytical thinking for kids How did you come about the Bricks 4 kidz learning project? It came about during my search on how to engage my children with creative activities. […]

Disquiet in KWASU over establishment of ASUU chapter

Move to establish a chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities at the Kwara State University, Malete, pits authorities of the school against lecturers, SUCCESS NWOGWU reports After about six years of peace and harmony at the Kwara State University, Malete, there has been some discontent of late. Sources said the university, established by […]

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“Shithole countries” by Donald Trump
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