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22 Jul 2022
Technology firm, Cuddle Realty, has unveiled its inaugural ambassador programme to empower young minds, and financial literacy and make them entrepreneurs, especially in the real estate sector.
29 Jul 2021
As part of efforts to assist youths promote reading culture and literacy in Nigerian schools, a non -governmental organisation, 3Rs has embarked on a one-day workshop for school children.
24 Jan 2021
The rising cases of COVID-19 may be putting more employees in jeopardy, unless a critical intervention is made to equip them with financial literacy skills.
17 Dec 2020
Efforts to advance girl-child literacy in the country received a boost as stakeholders at a webinar highlighted ways to enhance opportunities for marginalised girls and young women in the country.
1 Oct 2020
• Advocates use of technology to meet COVID-19 realities United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) has urged government at all levels to invest in the education sector in order to galvanise all-round development in the country and sub-Saharan Africa.  The UNICEF Education Specialist, Akure Field Office, Mr. Murtala Mohammed, said the coronavirus pandemic has further worsened…
16 Mar 2020
To promote reading culture among children and enlighten them on its benefits, Famfa Oil Limited has hosted its yearly Literacy Day in Lagos.
6 Aug 2019
A professor of Transplantation Surgery at Imperial College, London, Nadey Hakim, yesterday said Nigerians have no reason to travel abroad for liver, kidney, and other organ transplants.
7 Jul 2019
Looking pale and unkempt, they scrambled to the scene, bent down in a cluster, and with bare, dirty hands, began to scoop food off the tarred road. Seemingly delighted at their luck, oblivious of vehicles that sped by and passers-by that watched bewildered, they ate in rush. It was a rare offering for the almajiris.…
4 Jul 2019
In continuation of its commitment towards empowering and elevating communities in its areas of operation, GE (NYSE:GE), a digital industrial company has collaborated with non-profit organisation, United for Kids Foundation (UKF) to set up a mobile library designed to run a literacy development programme for pupils in Lagos State. The project tagged “Read to me,”…
25 Feb 2019
At a library in Port Harcourt the other day, I submitted an inquiry for a book authored by a late prominent writer, environmentalist - whose drama series ‘Basi and Company’ kept me glued to the television set in the ‘80s.  Surprisingly, the person to whom I was referred, and who is in charge of archival…
7 Dec 2018
The National Commission for Mass Literacy, Adult and Non-Formal Education is focusing on strategies to increase literacy level as more than 38 per cent of Nigerians were illiterate.
18 Sep 2015
'Your love is magical', like Michael Jackson, but your cash will do better. Those were the words that night as I presented my honest manifesto. In all honesty, I was delusional. The reality was that I couldn’t execute the details of the manifesto if I didn’t have cash. So what to do? Instead of being…

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