Education

Encouraging Youth Farming Introduction: Engaging youth in agriculture has been a prominent topic recently and has risen up the development agenda, as there is growing concern worldwide that young people have become disenchanted with agriculture. With most young people – around 85% – living in developing countries, where agriculture is likely to provide the main […]

Nigeria

According to StatisticBrain 25 percent of startups fail in the first year. 36 percent fail in second year. 44 percent of startups fail in the third year. By the tenth year, a whooping 78 percent of startups are dead. Why is this so? The reasons for these startup failures might not be far fetched. It […]

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ASUU strike is in its fourth month now and no compromise is in sight. Students are really getting nervous so they share their grievances on twitter. Well here are my ten favorite #Asuushouldcalloffthestrikebecause tweets. Enjoy! 1. @ibromazinontop:@CoolFMNigeria #ASUUShouldCallOffTheStrikeBecause I have forgotten my matric number and the name of my HOD 2. @bumiey: #asuushouldcalloffthestrikebecause I have […]

Education
LOOK BEFORE YOU LEAP by Biodun Owojaiye
September 9, 2013

LOOK BEFORE YOU LEAP by Biodun Owojaiye. These days, academic excellence and achievement is the subject of much derision and venomous assault. From far and wide, across the cyber space, media outlets and in the midst of idle gist, there is a surfeit of individuals who are unrelenting in pushing academics to the background. Tertiary […]

Nigeria

Every generation must recognise & embrace the task it is peculiarly designed by history & providence to perform. Chinua Achebe. Those who have recognised their tasks have moved the frontiers of human existence (in all spheres) forward. Ours is not to complain or criticise the past. Neither is it to wallow in self pity in […]

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