Wednesday, 1st February 2023
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22 Jan
Edo State government has trained additional 1,200 teachers and head teachers as part of efforts aimed at strengthening EdoBEST, the revolutionary basic education reform programme introduced by the Governor Godwin Obaseki-led administration
8 Dec
Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said government’s sustained investment in technical and vocational education will facilitate industrial growth and economic development in the state.
22 Nov
Education experts at the 28th Nigerian Economic Summit have tipped the EdoBEST method as capable of tackling learning poverty and deprivation among children across Nigeria.
16 Nov
Students from Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (EdoBEST) programme schools were the cynosure of all eyes as they dazzled local and international investors with their presentation at the recently concluded Edo State flagship investor summit, Alagodaro, in Benin City.
28 Oct
A delegation of the World Bank has indicated that Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation (EdoBEST) is adequate for holistic transformation of basic education service delivery in states across Nigeria.
MTN Group
27 Oct
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has commended ICT giant, MTN Nigeria for its immense support to the state and its contribution to the success of the Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation ..
4 Oct
Yet, in many low and middle income countries, the teaching profession is in a critical condition. UNESCO estimates a shortfall in teachers in sub-Saharan Africa alone of 15 million. Worse, those teachers struggling to help their students have little or no support. “Many teachers do not have access to quality training and continuous professional development…
8 Sep
After a successful implementation of Edo Basic Education Sector Transformation, (EdoBEST 1.0), the state government has launched EdoBEST 2.0 to address issues in senior secondary and technical education.
5 Sep
As the 2022/2023 academic session begins, all 306 state-owned junior secondary schools (JSS) have been incorporated into EdoBEST programme as the Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) trains additional 1,446 teachers, head-teachers and principals statewide.
5 May 2022
Basic education in Edo state experienced three exciting changes in the first quarter of 2022.
21 Apr 2022
The World Bank defines its mission in two ways - to end extreme poverty and to increase shared prosperity. With education a proven way to increase income for individuals and prosperity for whole societies, one way the Bank seeks to fulfill that mission is to seek out, support and invest in programs which transform education…
6 Apr 2022
Across Edo state, lessons are being learnt as government-owned primary schools mark inter-house sports and cultural day season. So colourful and exciting are the events that they have been described as occasions where the old meets the new. This is in keeping with the philosophy of EdoBEST in schools which promotes not just academic laurels…


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Exhibition holds in New York Super Eagles captain, William Troost-Ekong, has joined sports stars from across the globe to draw attention to Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in Africa by attending a special event at the United Nations headquarters in New York. The opening of the Reframing Neglect exhibition held yesterday, and will be available for…
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Kwara State in Nigeria hosted over 250 tech ecosystem builders from across the country over the weekend to develop new ideas and digital skills to tackle various problems associated with government businesses. The event, which lasted for two days, was attended by contestants from states such as Cross Rivers, Kano, Nasarawa, Niger, and Kwara. The…
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Femi Fani-Kayode, the Director of New Media for the APC presidential campaign council, is accusing the Central Bank Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele of trying to cause a crisis in the country and derail the nation's democratic process.
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The largest fintech company in Africa, Flutterwave, has announced its plan to revamp its retail product Barter. This product provides customers with money transfer and virtual card services.
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Under the high sponsorship of mrs. Nasseneba Toure, ivorian minister of women, family, and children.  Abidjan, Lomé, Douala and Paris, 31 January 2023 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Bluemind Foundation is holding the second Heal by Hair training session, at Pullman Hotel Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), from January 30 to February 1, 2023, in collaboration with the National Mental Health Program…