UBEC Says 2.6 Million Children Can’t Access Basic Education

UBEC, The Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) has stated that 2.6 million children nationwide are out of school due to distance from their homes and the location of schools, which is not in line with the two kilometer radius given…

Online Education Market Study 2019 | Market Projected for $350B by 2025

The “Online Education Market & Global Forecast, by End User, Learning Mode (Self-Paced, Instructor Led), Technology, Country, Company” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report studies the global online education market. The report provides an all-encompassing analysis of…

Ganduje, Kano State Governor Declares Free Education for Almajiris

Ganduje, Kano State Governor, on Saturday, declared free and compulsory education for almajiris and vowed that his administration would ensure that every child in Kano had unhindered access to qualitative education. Ganduje also reiterated his commitment to ensuring that almajiris…

uLesson African EdTech Startup by Sim Shagaya Raises $3.1M

uLesson, an Edtech startup for the African market founded in 2019 by Sim Shagaya who also founded Nigerian e-commerce startup Konga and Ad venture E-Motion has raised $3.1 million seed-level round led by TLcom Capital. The Edtech startup has produced…

Brain Builders International Presents Teens Speak Out 6.0

Teens Speak Out, an initiative of BRAIN BUILDERS INTERNATIONAL, is an academic competition that refines the talents in the Secondary School students. It doesn’t only help to discover, it equally ignites the skills (primarily reading, writing and public speaking) they…

241 Graduated With First Class in University of Ibadan

A total of 241 students have graduated with First Class honors from Nigeria’s oldest citadel of learning, University of Ibadan (UI). The students stand out from the 7,430 others churned out by the school at the 2019 Convocation ceremony which…

Anambra Host NYSC Batch C Members At Permanent Camp

Anambra State Government says it is set to host the first set of National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) members at the permanent orientation camp located in Mbaukwu/Umuawulu, Awka South Local Government Area. Commissioner for Youth Empowerment and Creative Economy, Dr…

FUNAAB Expels Student for Facebook Post

The management of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, (FUNAAB) in Ogun State, has expelled one of its students over a Facebook post drawing the attention of the public to the alleged indiscriminate arrest of his colleagues by the police…

UNIPORT Declared Hugging Between Lecturers and Students an Offence

University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, has launched its policy against sexual harassment where amorous hugging between lecturers and female students is now an offence with those found guilty punished severely. The Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor Ndowa E. S.…

National Youth Service Corps Members Abandoned Service in Ondo State

The Ondo State Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps, Mrs Grace Akpabio on Friday disclosed that no fewer than 1,313 corps members had completed the one-year mandatory service to their fatherland in the state. The coordinator, however, said 18…