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NIGERIA’S BACKWARD AND INCREASINGLY IRRELEVANT UNIVERSITY SYSTEM

By Moses Ochonu

Nigeria’s nineteenth century universities operate rigidly in the twenty first century. Here is a depressing instance of how the system’s inflexibility is hurting their financial bottomline, defeating the purpose for which they exist, and shortchanging students and potential students. An interlocutor, a stakeholder in the higher education sector, sent me a […]

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IMPROVED PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE FORCING PRIVATE SCHOOLS TO SHUT DOWN IN RWANDA

Private schools in Rwanda face an uncertain future amid dwindling admissions as learners increasingly enrol in public schools. Desperate proprietors who face closure of their institutions are now asking the government to sponsor students in private schools at public rates. However, the government has rejected the idea.

More than 30 private schools […]

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JAMB AND THE POLITICS OF CUT-OFF MARKS

By Reuben Abati

I have followed with keen interest the controversy over the announcement of cut-off marks for Nigeria’s admission processes for the 2017/2018 session, with many commentators and the general public insisting that it is unwise, insensitive and retrogressive, to reduce the cut off mark for admissions into our tertiary institutions: […]

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SS2 Economics Third Term: Public Finance

What is Public Finance?

For Economists, Public Finance can be defined as the study of the direct role of Government in the economy. It is preoccupied with assessing and analysing government revenue and the expenditure of the public authorities towards the achievement of desirable effects. Public Finance can also be defined from the perspective of […]

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SS2 Commerce Tird Term: Stock Exchange

Topic: Stock Exchange

Content:

Meaning of Stock Exchange
Importance of Stock Exchange
Functions of Stock Exchange
Organizational Set-Up
 Meaning of securities
 Types of securities
 Factors affecting prices of securities
 Speculators at the stock exchange.

Stock Exchange: This is a specialized market for the buying and selling of securities, these securities are shares, […]

JSS2 Mathematics Third Term: PROBABILITY

Topic: PROBABILITY

Experimental Probability

A farmer asks, ‘Will it rain this month?’. The answer to the farmer’s question depends on three things; the months, the place where the farmer is, and what has happened in the past three months in that place. The table below gives some answers to the question for […]

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JSS2 Business Studies Third Term: Trading, Profit and Loss Account

Topic: Trading, Profit and Loss Account

Content:

Purpose of trading, profit and loss account
Trading account
Profit and Loss Account
Rules for constructing profit and loss account

Purpose of trading, profit and loss account

The purpose of the profit and loss account is to:

Show whether a business has made a PROFIT or […]

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JSS2 Computer Science Third Term: E-MAIL (Electronic Mail)

Topic: E-MAIL (Electronic Mail)

E-MAIL (Electronic Mail)

Electronic mails enable us to exchange message with people around the world, including friends, family members, colleagues, customers and even people you meet on the internet. E-mail is an exciting feature of the internet as we can send and receive message over long distance. Electronic […]

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JSS2 Basic Technology Third Term: Maintenance of Domestic Appliances

Topic: MAINTENANCE OF DOMESTIC APPLIANCES

Simple Maintenance Methods

The major concern of this unit is to discuss the maintenance of common domestic appliances. The methods used include cleaning, dusting, washing, oiling and replacement of damaged parts. The electronic appliances used are to be handled with care because they are fragile and costly. […]

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JSS2 Home Economics Third Term: Boy/Girl Relationship

Topic: BOY/GIRL RELATIONSHIP

Contents:

Methods of Developing Boy/Girl Relationship

Guidelines for Healthy and Wholesome Boy/Girl Relationship

Problems Associated with Unhealthy Boy/Girl Relationship

Courtship

A. BOY/GIRL RELATIONSHIP

A Relationship is the way in which two or more people or things are connected, or the state of being […]

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