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 […]

Teaching Entrepreneurship in Nigerian Secondary Schools is inevitable [SEE]

This morning, I read about how the Nigerian Educational and Research Development Council (NERDC) collaborated with the United National Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have launched an entrepreneurship curriculum to be used for teaching senior secondary school students. The first thing that came to my mind is that this initiative couldn’t have […]

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 […]

Police arrests Ten Students in Lagos for Hooliganism

Ten teenagers aged between the ages of twelve and sixteen were today March 15th, 2017 arrested in Lagos for causing public havoc; no thanks to their gangster ways. Several news reports indicate that the arrested teens are students of Apapa High School, Randle Junior School and United Christian Secondary School all in different […]

Meet the Teenager who built a rechargeable Radio

His name is Oyedele Olalekan and he is a JSS3 student of Ajinare Grammar School in Ido, Ekiti State. Olalekan recently invented his very own radio, a rechargeable one at that which interestingly also serves dual purposes. In other words it is not just a radio, but a dual purpose gadget comprising of […]

JAMB Registration to commence March 20th; will last for one month

Registration for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination will finally commence on March 20th and end on April 19th; lasting precisely for a month. JAMB’s registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyede disclosed this yesterday March 13th during a press conference which was also attended by major stakeholders in the examination process; including CBT […]

Good News as Court declares free, compulsory Primary and Junior Secondary Education for Nigeria’s Teens

An Abuja Federal High Court over the past few days issued an injunction making basic and junior secondary school education free and compulsory for every Nigerian teen. Justice John Tsoho was said to issued the declaration while presiding over the court. He also mandated both the federal and state governments to provide funding […]

2017 JAMB Update: Useful Information for all intending Applicants

Very soon, nearly 2 million hopeful candidates will start purchasing the 2017 JAMB forms with the hope of writing and passing the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. The estimated number of candidates was disclosed by JAMB itself who over the years have organized the exam. Las year alone, about one million, five hundred […]

Students make frantic Efforts to register for the Cowbellpedia qualifying Exam

Ahead of the 2017 Cowbellpedia TV Quiz Show’s qualifying exam to be written on Saturday March 11th, several students/teachers are making last minute frantic efforts to register via the competition’s online registration portal. Recall that we announced the commencement of this year’s registration process earlier in the year; HERE. But as it turns out, […]

OPINION: Disparity in Unity Schools’ Cut-Off Marks as an Albatross

A young girl seeking admission into any of the country’s 104 Federal Government Colleges (Unity Schools) from Anambra State must score 139 points out of a possible 300 to stand a chance of being taken.

But her counterpart from Zamfara state only needs to guess two answers right; in order words, she […]

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