Student Entrepreneur of The Year Category In Elite Vibez Awards 2020

As the nominations season gets hotter for the 10th Anniversary of the biggest youth and individual award event in north-central Nigeria, Elite Vibez Awards popularly known as EVA is pleased to announce that their “Student Entrepreneur of The Year” category…

Patoranking Kickstart African Leadership University Scholarship Programme

Nigerian dancehall act Patoranking has partnered the African Leadership University (ALU) to launch the ALU Patoranking Scholarship Programme. The scholarship aims to provide financial assistance to several young exceptional leaders and changemakers from across Ghana and give them the tools,…

ASUU to Embark on Strike Over IPPIS

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to embark on strike if the Accountant General of the Federation stops salaries of lecturers this January. The association claimed the FG had noted that it would stop the salaries of the…

FG Approved N33,000 NYSC Allowance for Corp Members

The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved the payment of N33,000 as NYSC Allowance for members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). The Director-General of NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, disclosed this during a session with some corps members…

Nigeria Technical University Won’t Product Graduates Without Kills – Prof Salami

Nigeria’s premier technical university, the First Technical University, Ibadan, announced to the new students that the university does not want to produce graduates without skills. This was made known to the new students by the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and…

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…

Unilorin Graduate and Andela Engineer Gets Instant Job Offer at Twitter

Dara Oladosu, a Nigerian developer, creator of “Quoted Replies” and a graduate of Anatomy from the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) was offered a job at Twitter during Jack Dorsey’s visit to Nigeria. The Unilorin Graduate was lucky enough to make…