Obi urges Presidency to solve nagging problems, says Nigerians must continue talking

Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has advised Nigerians, especially the priests of God, to continue talking about all aspects of governance in the country. He warned that the danger in keeping quiet is that those in authority might…

The future readiness of Africa lies with its youth -Adetola Salau

By crawling a child learns to stand. ~ African proverb In the early nineties, I was taking my Junior WAEC exam (the eight grade exam to graduate to High School.) My mother made me learn how to type because she…

Tackling innovation in education for African prosperity – Adetola Salau

Innovation is taking two things that already exist and putting them together in a new way. Tom Freston All over Africa, too many schools are operating just like they were 100 years ago, even though the world is very different. For Africa to be…

Tackling the unemployment situation in Africa by boosting future readiness – Adetola Salau

Education is the key to the future: You’ve heard it a million times, and it’s not wrong. Educated people have higher wages and lower unemployment rates, and better-educated countries grow faster and innovate more than other countries. But going to…

Obi again laments Nigeria’s poor spending on education

A former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has again lamented Nigeria’s poor attitude to education; contending that the nation has not done well in the sector even when compared to some other African countries. He made the lamentation at…

Let’s treat education with the seriousness it deserves, says Obi

Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has called for attitudinal change towards education among Nigerians. He decried the subsisting situation of, in his words, “the lack of treating education with the seriousness it deserves by classifying money spent on…

A truly holistic education will rid the world of monsters – Adetola Salau

The most important function of education at any level is to develop the personality of the individual and the significance of his life to himself and to others— Grayson Kirk My grandmother liked to tell a lot of stories and…

You are Nigeria’s future, Obi tells students

The former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has called on students to always remain focused in their endeavours at all times. Obi spoke yesterday during his visit to St. Peter’s Secondary School, Garaku, Nasarawa State. Obi, who started the…

Get the fundamentals right for the Future readiness of our children

Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is most important.” – Bill Gates It is harder than ever to get our students future ready, teaching is tough. Previously in…

* Ambode: Without True Federalism, Nigeria can’t grow (ThisDay) * ‘Health, education, LASG’s top priority’ (Punch)

THISISLAGOS MIDDAY NEWS UPDATE MAY 9, 2018   Ambode: Without True Federalism, Nigeria can’t grow (ThisDay) Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday lamented Nigeria’s lopsided federal structure, noting that it had been the bane of national development and…

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