Sunday, 24th September 2023


14 Jul
The Athens Acropolis, Greece's top tourist attraction, will close during the hottest hours on Friday as the country wilts under a heatwave, the culture minister announced.
12 Jul
The Senate Majority Leader, Opeyemi Bamidele, has assured Nigerians that the 10th National Assembly would accord the education sector priority in the 2024 budget.
8 Jul
It is no secret that Nigeria has a high number of out-of-school children in the world, and that rising poverty and unrest are driving this number up daily.
4 Jul
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has canvassed improved learning in Nigeria. It also underlined the need for government to ensure students learn to their best capacity to address the high number of out-of-school children in the country.
27 Jun
Royal University of The Kingdom Of Atlantis (RU-KOA) in Singapore has rewarded a Nigerian UNESCO laureate, Prof Sir Bashiru Aremu with three appointments. The appointment, the school authorities, said was in recognition of his hardwork and dedication towards the improvement of society and humanity. According to the varsity, the Nigerian-born laureate is to serve as…
20 Jun
In today's interconnected world, the transformative power of education cannot be overstated. It has the ability to break down barriers, empower individuals, and propel societies forward. This is especially evident in Africa, a continent with a rich cultural heritage and abundant human potential. Armed with its burgeoning young population, which accounts for over 40% of…
18 Jun
Stakeholders in the education sector have urged the President Bola Ahmed Tinubu administration to prioritise investing in the future of Nigerian children by making more funds available to the education sector.
16 Jun
ted Nations Global Compact has invited UNESCO laureate and Vice Chancellor, Crown University, USA, Prof. Bashiru Aremu, to join the team towards building a formidable movement of sustainable companies that will accelerate action on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
19 May
The Federal Government has been urged to declare a state of emergency in the educational sector to improve the standards and produce high quality manpower.
6 May
The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) says democracy is a shadow of itself without press freedom.
30 Apr
Today is International Jazz Day. Proclaimed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in 2011 at the initiative of UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock, and recognised by the United Nations General Assembly..
21 Mar
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has said poetry is needed more than ever in today’s turbulent world.


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It is no news that social media directly affects our state of mind. Vinton Cerf and Robert Khan who are credited with inventing the Internet probably never considered the psychological impact of their invention. Martin Cooper, who developed the first hand-held phone, also played a part in this by making phones portable, so that we…
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Son Heung-min's double earned Tottenham a point from a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal, as Liverpool moved into second in the Premier League with a 3-1 win over West Ham on Sunday.
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Tottenham came from behind twice to rescue a pulsating 2-2 draw against Arsenal thanks to Son Heung-min's double in Sunday's north London derby.
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In the heart of Nigeria, among the rolling hills and vibrant communities of the Igbo people, lies a treasure trove of textile artistry that has woven its way through generations, preserving culture, history and creativity. Igbo textile works stand as a testament to the indomitable spirit of a people deeply rooted in tradition yet open…
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Real Madrid forward Vinicius Junior was ruled out of the derby clash against Atletico Madrid on Sunday just hours before the match in La Liga.