Akadonye Eberechukwu

Help us construct a school at Umudiopara Umanukanu community, Ehime Mbano L.G.A, Imo State in Nigeria.

๐—–๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ฒ๐˜…๐˜ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜๐—ถ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ท๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜. Although primary education is officially free and compulsory in Nigeria, this country still finds itself at the top of an unenviable ranking: it has the lowest enrollment rate on the planet. Indeed, despite being the first continental economy, this sub-Saharan African state struggles to adequately finance its education system, …

Help us construct a school at Umudiopara Umanukanu community, Ehime Mbano L.G.A, Imo State in Nigeria. Read More »

Nigeria: Etiam/Samsung – Empowering Nigerian Youths Through ICT Vocational Education to Reduce Unemployment, Insecurity

Human capital development of youths that comprise 60 percent of the over 200 million Nigerian population through ICT vocational training has been identified as one of the strategies to curb unemployment and insecurity in the country. The Chairman of Etiam Innovation Systems, Mr. Mark-Anthony Nduka-Eze, explained the benefits to Chris Asika Etiam is a technology …

Nigeria: Etiam/Samsung – Empowering Nigerian Youths Through ICT Vocational Education to Reduce Unemployment, Insecurity Read More »

What will it take to have disability-inclusive education?

Across Africa, countries are making steps to make education more inclusive but they need to do more. Many countries in Africa get a bad press for their progress in providing inclusive education. Just two in three children complete primary school on time, while the number of out-of-school children and youth is 97 million and growing. …

What will it take to have disability-inclusive education? Read More »

Understanding Childrenโ€™s Right to Protection

The period of childhood is a phase in which the human being is more vulnerable because they have not finished developing physically or mentally. Furthermore, the child requires a particular attention and protection. The superior interest of the childChildren deserve a particular attentionThe principle of the superior interest of children is also tied to the …

Understanding Childrenโ€™s Right to Protection Read More »

Nigeria: 908 Schools Benefiting From National Feeding Programme, Says Lagos.

Lagos State Government has disclosed that pupils in over 908 primary schools in the over 1,000 public schools in the state are benefiting from the School Feeding Programme initiative of the federal government. The state Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Mrs. Yetunde Arobieke, disclosed that the school home feeding programme, which is being handled …

Nigeria: 908 Schools Benefiting From National Feeding Programme, Says Lagos. Read More »

Nigeria: Out-of-school children – the burden of a nation.

The current insecurity in the country, especially in the Northeast, and the COVID-19 pandemic that is taking its toll on the world have compounded the problem of out-of-school children in Nigeria. According to data provided by the Federal Ministry of Education, the number of out-of-school children stands at 10.1 million, an increase of more than …

Nigeria: Out-of-school children – the burden of a nation. Read More »

UNICEF urges Nigeria to ensure safe school attendance

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has called on the Nigerian government to take all measures to protect schools in the country to make learning safer for children. The appeal was made because of the high-risk school situation in the country due to the ongoing abductions of children in schools. A senior official of UNICEF’s …

UNICEF urges Nigeria to ensure safe school attendance Read More »

Discrimination in Tanzania’s schools ruins girls’ lives

Tanzania’s first female president, Samia Suluhu, took office in March 2021. Her government has the power to ask education authorities to end the exclusion of pregnant and married girls from public schools. She should urge them to adopt a clear continuation policy, in line with human rights, that allows pregnant and married girls to continue …

Discrimination in Tanzania’s schools ruins girls’ lives Read More »

Translate ยป