Education

Top 10 Quotes of Stephen Hawking as He Dies at 76

Top 10 Quotes of Stephen Hawking as He Dies at 76

Professor Stephen Hawking was a renowned British theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology. His writing and teaching about space have had a profound effect on science in the last 50 years. One of his most profound discoveries was Hawking radiation which he…
What to Know About JKK Building

What to Know About JKK Building

By Uchechi Moses I ply Ikorodu Road on my way to work daily, but on a particular day, my eyes turned right and I saw a building – JKK – boldly inscribed. Then I remember this is where most aptitude tests for jobs and standardised examinations are taken. The company…
We Set-up Rogue Centres to Catch Exam Cheats- JAMB

We Set-up Rogue Centres to Catch Exam Cheats- JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Registrar,  Professor Ishaq Oloyede was a guest on Ray Power fm’s political and current affairs programme, ‘Political Platform’ where he answered and discussed a wide range of questions. Speaking on the tendency of candidates to cheat despite reforms he has championed to curtail…
MURIC to Nigerian Law School: Stop Provoking Muslims

MURIC to Nigerian Law School: Stop Provoking Muslims

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has released a press statement in which it claims that the Management of the Nigerian Law School is provoking Muslims with its alleged insistence that Muslim ladies should not wear hijab to its customary dinner. Read the press release next: NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOLS PROVOKING MUSLIMS…
Beyond Paying for Public Exam Forms

Beyond Paying for Public Exam Forms

By Abdussalam Amoo When I see a public official or politician deciding to ’empower’ his people by sponsoring their public examinations (SSCE/UTME) forms, I regard such as a misplaced priority. Education promotion is always important but some gaps are still left unfilled. You may not agree with me, just take…
How ABU is fast becoming Nigeria’s Harvard

How ABU is fast becoming Nigeria’s Harvard

By Sodiq Omolaoye Described as the largest university in Sub-Saharan Africa, Ahmadu Bello University is the first University to be established in Northern Nigeria in 1962. The University which boasts of over 500,000 graduates is indeed one of Nigeria’s finest in the aspect of research and human development. Located in the…
E-learning Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

E-learning Trends to Watch Out for in 2018

By now, we’ve learned that the learning process doesn’t end once you graduate from college. Hence, the term “learning” should not be mixed with education. The main reason to that is simply because education yields temporary results, while learning brings permanent and lifetime improvements. We are capable of absorbing knowledge…
See the List of 28 Most Published Scholars in Nigeria

See the List of 28 Most Published Scholars in Nigeria

By Mohammed Dahiru Aminu On Monday November 20, 2017, I collected a list of the most published scholars in Nigeria, including their total publications; total citations from their publications and number of documents that cite their works; the period within which the publications were made; and their h-indexes. The decision…
Teacher, Don’t ‘Teacher’ Me Nonsense!

Teacher, Don’t ‘Teacher’ Me Nonsense!

By Samuel Onimpa Alfred Fans of the Legendary Fela Anikulapo-kuti have always termed his songs as evergreen. His songs have proven time and time again that he is a Prophet that sees beyond the immediate future. He sang about the past and the present day Nigeria during his lifetime and…