UNICEF Report Reveals Gunmen Attacked 25 Nigerian Schools, Abducted 1,440 Students In 2021

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has revealed that in 2021 alone, 25 schools so far suffered attacks while 1,440 students were abducted in Nigeria. This was contained in a report titled, ‘Children in West and Central Africa among those who suffer highest rates of grave violations in armed conflict.’ Focused on the impact of … Read more

Nigeria: 75% of students in Kankara, Katsina State drop out of school – Report

A report just released has indicated that 75 per cent of children in Kankara Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina state drop out of school upon completing primary school. Isa Muhammad, Secretary of the Katsina state Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), disclosed this on Wednesday, in Kankara, while quoting the report of a survey conducted … Read more

Nigeria needs to include space education in schools curriculum – NASRDA

The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has suggested the inclusion of space education in the curriculum of Nigerian schools. The Director, Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS), Bonaventure Okere, suggested on Sunday in Abuja while commemorating World Space Day. Mr Okere called on the Nigeria Universities Commission (NUC) and the Federal Ministry of … Read more