SHE Forum Africa Makes a Case for Girl Child Education

Stakeholders have called for more concerted effort at educating the girl-child. They made the call during a panel organised by SHE Forum Africa, a Non-Governmental Organisation focused on clamouring for gender equity among many things. This year’s conference took place in Abuja yesterday, the fourth edition and with the theme- Evolve or Be Left Behind. [...]

Textbooks to be Translated into Local Dialect in Benue State

If the news making the rounds is anything to go by, then something good is about to happen in the education system. This is because the Benue State Government [Middle Belt Region of Nigeria] is set to translate science textbooks into Tiv which is the most dominant local dialect in the state. According to Lindaikejisblog.com, [...]

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The Aftermath of JAMB: See some of the incredible Results Released so far

The 2017 JAMB exam has made quite the headlines over the past few months. And up till now, the buzz is still on, this time around for good as incredible results emerge of students who have proven that JAMB doesn't necessarily jam everybody. According to reports, three male candidates from different parts of the country [...]

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JAMB set to cancel results of Candidates who cheated during UTME even if their Results are perfect

According to a report by the News Agency of Nigeria on the just concluded UTME Exam, the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) will now start watching the CCTV recordings of the past exams with the intention of fishing out candidates who cheated as well as canceling their results. Read the full report below- The [...]

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The 2017 Passnownow.com Internship Program: Call for Applications

Passnownow.com is Nigeria’s leading e-learning and social platform which provides the opportunity for Nigerian teens   to learn and socialise. We are currently looking forward to working with suitably qualified teenagers for a period of one month under the Passnownow.com Internship Program. Selected candidates will  get the opportunity to: Gain relevant experiences in the field of Social Enterprise and specifically, [...]

Lack of Science Practicals blamed for the spate of rising Unemployment in Nigeria

An official of the Federal Ministry of Education has singled out the absence of practical/labouratory teaching of science subjects as the cause of unemployment in the country. Mrs. Grace Takerhi (who is the Deputy Director of Science Education at the Ministry) made this assertion today in Lagos while speaking at the 20th National Junior Engineers, Technicians [...]

Lagos State Government issues warning; directs School to close indefinitely because of polluted Water Sources

Can you imagine the risks you could be exposed to by consuming polluted water on a daily basis? This is probably one question that never crossed the minds of many students and teachers of Queen's College, Yaba until the time officials of the state Ministry of Health discovered that the pollution levels of the water [...]

Peadophilic Father finally apprehended by the Police

Idowu Lasisi is a forty two year old father, a plumber by profession and also a paedophilia. For years, he sexually abused his own daughters both aged fifteen and the other nineteen. Unfortunately for him (but fortunately for his victims), the police has finally apprehended him in his home at the Ketu area of Lagos where [...]

Teens! Enter for Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition

Authorities of the Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition, MONEC, have called for entries for the 14th edition of the annual competition expected to commence March 13th to May 12th, 2017, as part of the activities lined up to mark the 72nd Birthday of Dr. Mike Okonkwo,   the Presiding Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission [...]

Maersk Nigeria Limited donates Books a School in Lagos

Maersk Nigeria Limited demonstrated its commitment to supporting the community through its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes as it donated 1,000 exercise books to State Nursery and Primary School, Arakan Barracks, Apapa. Besides, the staff, mostly females took turn to engage the students from Primaries 4 to 6 in various subjects including English, Social Studies [...]

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