Education

Nigeria Retains Top Spot In Africa With 11,710 Students In The U.S.

Nigeria retained its top ranking as the number one source of African students studying in the United States, according to the 2017 Open Doors Report released on Monday, November 13. The International Educational Exchange data released by the Institute of International Education (IIE) shows that there are 11, 710 Nigerian students currently pursuing their educational […]

Our Vision At Ashoka Africa- Regional Director, West Africa Anglophone, Josephine Nzerem

By Ikenna Asomba The Regional Director, Ashoka West Africa Anglophone, Mrs. Josephine Nzerem, has stated that the vision of the socio-entrepreneurship initiative region is to continue to create demand for a new framework that fosters changemaking and empathy in the people and communities of Africa, adding that it addresses continental challenges by engaging social innovators […]

Photos: Okwoche, Omoyele, Abdulsalam, Others Train Journalists At British Council Nigeria Capacity Building Workshop

Journalists from across Online, Print, Radio and Television News organisations in Nigeria, Friday, November 3, 2017, gathered at the Raddison Blu Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, for a Capacity Building Workshop put up by the British Council, Nigeria. According to the British Council Nigeria, the workshop was held to enhance the skills and knowledge of Nigerian media […]

British Council Nigeria Holds Capacity Building Workshop For Media Practitioners Nov 3

By Ikenna Asomba Poised to enhance the skills and knowledge of Nigerian media practitioners to enable them deliver competently, as well as position themselves for opportunities within and outside the media industry, the British Council Nigeria, will be holding a Capacity Building Workshop for Nigerian media practitioners at its Victoria Island, Lagos, premises on Friday, […]

Applications Open For WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation

Deadline: 13 January, 2018 Applications are open for the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships (PBS) which is awarded to individuals from developing/emerging economies (East and South) who wish to pursue formal studies or mid-career professional training in the field of nature conservation. The aim of the WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation (PBS) is to […]

JASSO: Seeking Applications for Follow-up Research Fellowship

Deadline: Novenber 30, 2017 The Japan Student Services Organization (“JASSO”) provides the Follow-up Research Fellowship for Former International Students in Japan to researchers who have previously come to study in Japan from a developing country, region, etc., and are currently active in education, research, or government in their home country, region, etc. The fellowship extends […]

Applications Open For STEM Scholars Program

The Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation is inviting applications for its STEM Scholars Program for education. If applicants are an exceptional student with a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) and appli are curious, creative, and determined to pursue their dreams regardless of applicants circumstances, the Al Ghurair STEM Scholars Program can offer applicants the […]

Applications Open for Global Sustainability Fellows Program

Deadline: December 4, 2017 Applications are open for Global Sustainability Fellows(GSF) Program that represents a unique opportunity for transformative personal growth, with a dynamic curriculum focused on sustainability, systems thinking, and community development. As such, fellows are required to stay for the entirety of the program, which will take place from June 16 – July […]