Education

Education must provide ideas, needs of the century, says Odugbemi
Education Femi Odugbemi Orange Academy

Education must provide ideas, needs of the century, says Odugbemi

Odugbemi Provost of Orange Academy, Africa’s first practical School of Integrated Brand Experience and Idea Management (IBX), Femi Odugbemi, has called on education managers across the country to ensure that the teaching and learning in their various schools is capable of addressing the contemporary societal needs. Speaking at the 2018 […]

Administrator canvasses introduction of practicals to revamp sector
Adedipe John Ayodeji Education Kelicha Ochonogor

Administrator canvasses introduction of practicals to revamp sector

Director of Goseld Nursery and Primary School, Lagos, Mrs. Kelicha Ochonogor, has canvassed more practicals and less theory in schools to address Nigeria’s falling education standard. During a media chat she held alongside the institution’s administrator, Mrs. Omowunmi Efeveya, and supervisor, Mr. Adedipe John Ayodeji, Ochonogor noted that the one-month […]

Anthos House Education Kimberley Scollard

School for children with special educational needs opens in Lagos

Finally, children with special educational needs (SEN) can now get quality teaching and learning they deserve, as Anthos House, a brainchild of Greensprings School berths in Lagos. Over the years, SEN has always been a challenging area, as most institutions lack the resources and expertise to provide support for children […]

Reviving low-cost schools in Nigeria for national growth
AFED David Ukagwu DEEPEN DFID Education Features Orji Kanu

Reviving low-cost schools in Nigeria for national growth

A low-cost school in Lagos Before now, low cost private schools in Nigeria were treated as social pariahs by various state governments. They did not have a say in the country’s education scene neither could they find their bearing but with the intervention of Developing Effective Private Education Nigeria (DEEPEN), […]

Bridge Academy champions #GirlSuperPower campaign
#GirlSuperPower Bridge International Academies Education Features Olu Babalola

Bridge Academy champions #GirlSuperPower campaign

In response to the latest United Nations data, which reveals an increase of over six per cent in the number of girls out of school in just one year, Bridge International Academies (BIA), a tech based education provider has launched a new campaign called #GirlSuperPower. The campaign, according to BIA […]

Firm partners University of Delaware to promote entrepreneurship education
Ayodele Odeogbola Education Features TedPrime Hub University of Delaware

Firm partners University of Delaware to promote entrepreneurship education

University of Delaware. PHOTO: UDEL.EDU TedPrime Hub, Nigeria has been endorsed as the pitch site event partner (Social Innovation category) in the ongoing global diamond challenge of the University of Delaware’s horn entrepreneurship as well as Paul and Linda Mcdonnell youth entrepreneurship initiative to empower the next generation of leaders […]

NUNS kicks against JAMB ‘extortion,’ says body wants to impress Buhari
Buhari Education Features JAMB National Union of Nigerian Students NUNS

NUNS kicks against JAMB ‘extortion,’ says body wants to impress Buhari

Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB Registrar The National Union of Nigerian Students, (NUNS), yesterday, said the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is extorting ordinary Nigerians to impress President Muhammadu Buhari. The union kicked against exorbitant charges levied on admission seekers into higher institutions, saying the regulatory body is derailing the change mantra of the president, part of which includes making education affordable to the […]

Stakeholders want teaching of leadership, entrepreneurship as subject in schools
Crystal Marketing Centre Ltd Dipo Ojedeji Education Entrepreneurship Features leadership schools

Stakeholders want teaching of leadership, entrepreneurship as subject in schools

[File] Students in a classroom With continuous decline in moral values and lack of good virtues among Nigerian youths, stakeholders have called on managers of the country’s educational system to facilitate the teaching of leadership and entrepreneurship as a subject in all schools. They made the call at the launching […]

Stakeholders want teaching of leadership, entrepreneurship as subject in schools
Crystal Marketing Centre Ltd Dipo Ojedeji Education Entrepreneurship Features leadership schools

Stakeholders want teaching of leadership, entrepreneurship as subject in schools

[File] Students in a classroom With continuous decline in moral values and lack of good virtues among Nigerian youths, stakeholders have called on managers of the country’s educational system to facilitate the teaching of leadership and entrepreneurship as a subject in all schools. They made the call at the launching […]

Group donates bicycles to students for mobility
ACF Education Features The African Cycling Foundation Yemi Osilaja

Group donates bicycles to students for mobility

[File] Cycling To enhance mobility of students to schools, a non-governmental organisation, The African Cycling Foundation (ACF) has donated bicycles to six students of Ibeju Senior High school as part of its ‘Ride to school’ programme, to reduce the distance students walk from their homes to the school. The ‘Ride […]

Sahel expands scholars programme across Nigeria
ABU Ahmadu Bello University Education Features OAU Obafemi Awolowo University Sahel Scholars’ Programme Zaria

Sahel expands scholars programme across Nigeria

the Sahel Scholars’ Programme (SASP), has extended its scholarship programme to Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria and Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife. To continuously empower outstanding Nigerian students through mentorship, hands-on experience and scholarships, the Sahel Scholars’ Programme (SASP), has extended its scholarship programme to Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria […]

NBC, Rise Networks urge youths to be visible, productive
Education George Polymenakos Nigerian Bottling Company

NBC, Rise Networks urge youths to be visible, productive

nbc To promote youth empowerment and development, Nigerian Bottling Company Limited, (NBC), in conjunction with RISE Networks has organised a one-day summit tagged “Mega youth conference” to commemorate this year’s United Nations International Youth Day. Managing Director of NBC, Mr. George Polymenakos in his remarks at the summit organised in […]