All hail Corona students’ feat in global contest
The feat of the duo of Ikenna Uruakpa and Anna Adobamen of the Corona Secondary School, Agbara, Lagos, emerging the joint second-highest scorers...
The Nigerian archaic academic curriculum and the need for a review
It is no longer news that the academic curriculum in Nigeria ’s educational institutions - nursery, primary, secondary, and tertiary is older than the country itself. They were passed down by the British colonial masters more than sixty years ago. What is news is that civilisation, development, and innovation have left it behind. Most worrisome…
Five reasons to choose online learning with Coventry University
Study anywhere, anytime with Coventry University’s 100% online degrees. Why travel to a campus when the campus can come to you? Coventry University offers a range of 100% online degrees in a wide variety of subjects, from business and cyber security, to healthcare and artificial intelligence. Study when you want, from where you want, with…
Another praise day for Akwa Ibom teachers
Daily, they toil very hard; they leave home very early, trek long distances to and from school, and sometimes, under very harsh weather conditions.
‘Varsities must constructively criticise government activities’
In order to consolidate the nation’s democracy, it is imperative for the ivory tower to return to the path of being constructively critical of the performance of government, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha has said. Mustapha who was the guest speaker at a lecture organised by the Department of History and International Studies, Babcock…
Bowen University goes tough on dwindling academic standards, values
Africa’s largest Baptist University and one of Nigeria’s foremost institutions of higher learning, Bowen University, has added another feather to its cap by intensifying their fight against the ongoing scourge of drug abuse and other social vices in our society which have become rampant today. Dedicated to the primary goal of raising God-fearing leaders and helping define their future, the university is doing everything within its powers to safeguard its high academic standards, shutout ungodliness, and discourage mediocrity in its system.
National Assembly’s move for more public higher institutions amidst inadequate funding
In what appeared like a dress rehearsal of what the National Assembly – the Senate and the House of Representatives – is embarking on right now, the Gombe State...
Microsoft, Google partner AcadaPlus to boost technology-driven sector
As part of efforts to improve on the quality of education in the country, a new technology software, AcadaPlus was recently unveiled to aid teaching and learning in schools.
Don urges employment of mathematical modelling in solving national problems
A professor of Mathematics at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Samuel Okoya has identified the use of mathematical model to solve the myriads of problems confronting the nation.
School’s alumni decry poor budgetary allocation to sector
Old students of Jibowu High School have decried the poor budgetary allocation to the sector by successive governments, describing it as extremely low.