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SPECIAL REPORT: Your children can recite alphabets or numbers? Doesn’t mean they’re brilliant

  Forget reciting the alphabet or memorizing the numbers from one to 10 or 100. For children, play is actually a better way to learn...

Gates tells Nigerian leaders: If you don’t invest in the people, your country won’t grow

  Bill Gates, founder of the Microsoft Corporation and world's second richest man, says Nigeria's economy will not grow unless its leaders invest in the...

FG abandoned scholar, Adesola Bello, targets N10.4 million on GoFundMe to settle tuition

  Adesola Bello, a beneficiary of Presidential Special Scholarship for Innovation and Development (PRESSID), and a PhD student at Imperial College, London, is currently seeking...
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Primary education under threat in Niger despite N9bn intervention

  By Justina  Asishana Roofless classrooms, over-crowded classes and lack of furniture are the common features of school life in primary schools across Niger State, forcing...

SPECIAL REPORT: How English disrupts the education of Nigerian children

Nigeria’s national education policy states that children in preschool and lower primary school should be taught in their mother tongue or the local language...

INVESTIGATION: UBEC projects are failing, public-school students are suffering

Contracts worth over N300 million awarded to briefcase companies by the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) for the construction and renovation of classrooms in...
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I never went to school but I now supervise master’s and Ph.D. holders, says Indimi

Muhammdu Indimi, the businessman from Borno State who admitted donating $900,000 to Lynn University, US, last year, says he never had any formal education...

UNICEF sets three ambitious goals for Nigeria on early childhood development

Two years of free pre-primary education, six months of paid maternity leave, and four weeks of paid paternity leave are the three policies that...

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One year after Taliban takeover, Afghanistan plagued by repression, hunger

EXACTLY one year ago, August 15, 2021, the Taliban took over Afghanistan, promising to bring peace to the country...

Regulatory Commission inaugurates gas flare commercialisation team

THE Nigerian Upstream Petroleum Regulatory Commission (NUPRC) has inaugurated a 12-member gas flare commercialisation programme team to steer the...

Kenya: William Ruto wins presidential election amid controversy

KENYA'S Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has declared candidate of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), Deputy President William...

Pro-Health policy journalism fellowship offers reporting grants

GATEFIELD Impact is accepting applications for its inaugural Pro-Health Policy Journalism Fellowship.  The program will provide participants with the skills necessary to...

Cost of lending to rise as inflation surges to 19.64% in July

CONSUMERS in Nigeria would likely be paying more for goods as inflation surges to 19.64 per cent in July,...
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