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Nigeria’s per capita tertiary education budget of N1.15 miserable – Adelusi-Adeluyi

AS stakeholders call on the Federal Government to increase education annual funding continue, former Minister of Health, Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, has said that the country’s “annual budgetary allocation to tertiary education per capita remained at N1.15k.”

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Again, 2 females emerge best at 14th Mike Okonkwo essay contest

AGAIN, two female students have emerged first and second in the 14th Mike Okonkwo National Essay competition. While Miss Alexandra Nwigwe of Vivian Fowler Memorial College Lagos, emerged the overall best, scoring 90 per cent in the first round of the competition and 80 per cent in the second round, Miss Jesudunta Mercy Ipinmoye of Corona Secondary School Agbara, came second scoring 80 per cent in the first round and 72 per cent in the second round.

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Waec Result 2017.

WAEC presents score card, explains improving WASSCE performance

FOR years, concerned stakeholders in the sector have consistently queried the steady decline in performance of candidates that sat for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Many blamed students, teachers, parents, schools and WAEC. However, since 2015, there appears to have been steady improvements in candidates’ performances, as many candidates had scored five credits and above in English Language and Mathematics, which are the basic prerequisites for university admission.

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Cost-effective, easy to use water testing kit out soon

MOTIVATION: According to Dr. Patto, WaterScope was founded in 2015 with a mission to empower the bottom billions to secure clean water. It was based on a technology developed by Dr. Richard Bowman, one of the co-founders, at the University of Cambridge. “Our technology is a 3D-printed flexure microscope, capable of producing high-resolution images, down to two microns, using a range of imaging modes including transmitted-light, bright field, dark field, epi-illuminated fluorescence and phase contrast.”

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