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Nigeria- Catholic Bishops to lawmakers: National Council for Christian Education Bill violates ’99 Constitution

Publicado: 30 junio 2023

Nigeria/June 30, 2023/By Dapo Akinrefon /Source: The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, on Thursday, rejected a bill seeking to establish National Council of Christian Education, insisting that the proposal violates sections 10 and 42(3) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999. Insisting that rather than promoting a bill that violated […]

Strengthening education in Africa: uniting for tax justice and increased public funding

Publicado: 29 junio 2023

Africa/June 29, 2023/Source: Educators in Africa came together for the Education Financing Forum: Go Public! Fund Education in Accra, Ghana from 21-22 June. The event, held in collaboration with the TaxEd Alliance, aimed to strengthen education unions’ capacity in advocating for fair and just taxation to fully fund public education systems. With a focus […]

51 Nigerian varsities shine in new global ranking

Publicado: 28 junio 2023

Nigeria/June 28, 2023/By: Deborah Tolu-Kolawole/Source: At least, 51 Nigerian Universities led by Covenant University, Ota, have made impressive outing in the first Times Higher Education 2023 Sub-Saharan Africa rankings. At a colourful unveiling event in Accra on June 26, Times Higher Education announced the results of its 2023 Sub-Saharan university rankings. The event was […]

Nigeria must reverse craze for foreign education — Sanwo-Olu

Publicado: 23 junio 2023

Nigeria/June 23, 2023/by Tunbosun Oladoyinbo/Source: Lagos State Governor, on Thursday, expressed great concern over the increasing rate at which Nigerian youths are going abroad to study, saying the craze must have to be reversed. He said reversing the trend is necessary because Nigeria is losing huge amount of money through the process to other countries. […]

Nigerian Government, World Bank Laud Kwara’s Education Reforms

Publicado: 22 junio 2023

Tunde Akanbi, Ilorin The Nigerian Government and World Bank teams on Adolescent Girls Initiative for Learning and Empowerment (AGILE) have applauded the Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for his administration’s reforms and commitments in improving learning outcomes for children in the state. AGILE is a World Bank-assisted Project of the Federal Government. Kwara State qualified […]

Education Needs To Ignite Entrepreneurship

Publicado: 14 junio 2023

South Africa/June 14, 2023/Source: GLOBALLY the perennial battle to alleviate poverty is an enduring one and in this respect South Africa is no exception. According to Statistics SA almost half of the adult population in our country is living below the upper-bound poverty line. While the battle against poverty has been a difficult one, […]