NERDC introduces e-curriculum in Secondary Schools to check examination mass

 

The Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC) has introduced e-curriculum in all Senior Secondary Schools in the country in a bid to address mass failure in examinations

Army repels insurgents attack,killing 59 in Maiduguri

 

At least 59 members of the dreaded Boko Haram sect were killed on Monday, as the Nigerian military repelled an attack by the sect to expand its caliphate to include Bama town, Borno State.

Lamido appoints Obasanjo Chancellor of Jigawa state varsity

Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa has appointed former President Olusegun Obasanjo as the pioneer Chancellor of the newly established Jigawa State University in Kafin Hausa.

Ebola: Obasanjo suggests summit of ECOWAS Presidents

 

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has  suggested a summit of Presidents in West Africa towards finding lasting solution to the spread of Ebola Virus.

Ebola:Kano state govt. suspends issuance of hunting license

Kano state ministry of agriculture and natural resources on Friday suspended issuance of license to hunters and bush meat sellers in the state as part of measures to prevent spread of Ebola in the state.

Editorials

Reviving the once lost cocoa farming in Ghana

22.05.2014

Like kola nut and palm oil, Cocoa farming is among the major cash crops cultivated in Ghana and it makes Ghana agricultural sector a leading sector that has improves the country’s gross domestic income over the years. Cocoa bean is the dried and fully fermented fatty bean of theobroma cacao that’s the cocoa tree
Overcoming the burden of maruca pest

22.04.2014

  Cowpea is regarded as the most important food grain legume in the dry savannas of tropical Africa, where it is been grown on more than 12.5million hectares of land   The traditional cowpea seeds planted by most African farmers suffer the effects of maruca pod borer which destroys the fruitful yield of th
The traveler's dairy (THE BEACH : A moment to remember).

24.12.2013

  My third weekend at Portland, Oregon, United States of America was an adventure worth remembering. My host took me on a tour to the Pacific Northwest coast of Oregon, named Cannon beach, which is 80 miles west of Portland and 25 miles south of Astoria. The captivating natural beauty of forests, ocean, beaches,
The traveler's dairy (The Nigerian northern in Portland)

14.12.2013

  I wondered what it would be like to be a Nigerian in the U.S. ever since I heard that I would be participating  in the ICFJ exchange program, which is also sponsored by  the bureau of education and cultural affair   The first thing that came my mind was: Are they trying to gather information
More Researches more carelessness

07.08.2013

  Nigeria with highest population in Africa, has most of its people depend on agriculture as their means of livelihood, especially those from northern part of the country where there is vast arable land conducive for rice production. Nevertheless, the country imports most of its rice from Thailand, Brazil. Ind