LEADERSHIP : A survey conducted in Maiha, Song and Numan LGAs, on girl-child education enrollment revealed that over 441,000 school-age girls abandoned their studies in Adamawa state. Mr Monday Osasah, Acting Executive Director Community-led Collective Action for Girls Education (C-CAGE) made the disclosure in Yola at a workshop. Osasah attributed insurgency, poverty, high rate of […]
<p class="">The President says the first nine years of basic education are crucial for the development of any child.</p> <h1>President Muhammadu Buhari says it is now a crime for parents to deny their children basic education in the country.</h1> <p class="">The president stated this when he inaugurated the National Economic Council (NEC) for the year […]
Mrs Adeola Adebola, Deputy Headteacher, Chrisland School, Victoria Garden City, Lagos, on Tuesday said the mother of a two-year-old pupil of the school taught her to allege that the school supervisor defiled her.
LEADERSHIP : JULIANA AGBO in this report examines how the Green School Initiative will spur youth’s interest in agriculture in a bid to achieve the targeted food security in Nigeria. As part of efforts to address food shortages and make agri-businesses more attractive and beneficial to Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government singled out agriculture […]
<p class="">Omolade said that it had become worrisome that many children of ages 10 to 16, were working as labourers at construction sites and mechanic workshops instead of being in school.</p> <h1>A Non Governmental Organisation (NGO), Safety Advocacy and Empowerment Foundation (SAEF), on Tuesday advised that parents should be made to explain their children’s absence […]
In this school in the Ajegunle area of Lagos, parents are allowed to pay for their children’s fees using plastic bottles. Alexander Akhigbe, through his African Clean Up Initiative, collects the recyclable wastes, weighs them, and deducts the value from their children’s school fees. The initiative is hoping to impact the lives of 10,000 children […]
Demonstration Secondary School of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria in Kaduna State, is one of the four secondary schools in Northern Nigeria, chosen to compete at the ‘Open Air Theatre in Zaria’. Continue reading Vital Years Secondary School emerges Northern region winner ‘Theatre for School’ campaign at Vanguard News.
Our #BellaNaijaWCW today is a classic example of how you can turn your passion to profit, and even make social impact in the process. Aderoju Ope-Ajayi is the founder and lead instructor at Dolphin Aquatic Center, owners of Dolphin Swim School. She’s been an excellent swimmer right from when she was a child, having been […]
Popular leader in the Nigerian Union of Road Transport Workers NURTW, Musiliu Ayinde Akinsanya aka MC Oluomo, is currently in a felicitation mood as one of his sons, Ololade, graduated from the Clayton County performing Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia yesterday Tuesday, June 4th. The proud dad shared the news on his Instagram page I […]
Outgoing Senator, Ben Murray Bruce representing Bayelsa State didn’t envisage the number of swipes that would be thrown at him when he shared graduation photos of a son. The lawmaker who wouldn’t part of the next assembly to his Twitter handle to shared photos of his Cody Murray Bruce, who had just graduated from a […]
Bbnaija 2017 Former Housemate, Tobi Bakre is celebrating is birthday today, June 1st 2019. However in commemoration of his birthday, a Government School Toilet Building has been refurbished in his Honour. Below are the photos from the event.
Since 2007, Tinney Davidson has sat by her window, waving at kids as they walk to school. Tinney and her husband moved into a house near a secondary school 12 years ago and she’s been waving at kids walking to school. On how it started, she said: ‘We’ll if they’ll looking in, I’ll wave them” […]