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Education

Nigeria:11,710 Nigerians Presently Study in U.S.

Wednesday at 10:26 AM, via All Africa

[Vanguard] The United States Consul General F. John Bray on Tuesday in Lagos disclosed that there are currently 11,710 students from Nigeria studying in the United States. With that number, he said Nigeria becomes 1st in Sub-Saharan Africa and 12th in the world.

Nigeria:Abuja Science Varsity Graduates 25 PHDs in 10 Years

Wednesday at 10:21 AM, via All Africa

[Daily Trust] A private, pan-African university in Abuja, African University of Science and Technology (AUST) has graduated 25 PhDs and 432 Masters Degree holders from across Africa in its ten years of existence.

South Africa:KZN Fees Must Fall Leader’s Trial Resumes

Wednesday at 08:34 AM, via All Africa

[News24Wire] The trial of Bonginkosi Khanyile, the controversial leading figure in KwaZulu-Natal’s Fees Must Fall movement, is expected to resume in the Durban Regional Court on Wednesday.

Nigeria:Nigeria Has 12th Highest Number of Foreign Students in U.S., Says Envoy

Wednesday at 07:30 AM, via All Africa

[This Day] United States Consul General F. John Bray disclosed yesterday in Lagos that Nigeria had the highest number of students from sub-Saharan Africa studying in the US and ranked 12th among the over one million foreign students in the country. Bray spoke at the Consulate General in Lagos during a pre-departure orientation for Nigerian students heading to US to study.

Nigeria:10,000 Teachers Benefit From Motorcycle Loan in Niger

Wednesday at 07:25 AM, via All Africa

[This Day] Minna -10,000 teachers in public primary and junior secondary schools in Niger State are to benefit from the N2.1 billion motorcycle loan scheme designed to enhance the productivity and provide mobility for those teaching in ‘hard to reach rural areas of the state.

Schools alone cannot solve childhood obesity crisis, Ofsted warns

Wednesday at 01:01 AM, via The Guardian

Head of watchdog says teachers do not have ‘silver bullet’ to cure health problem

Schools cannot provide a “silver bullet” to tackle childhood obesity and should not be expected to solve society’s wider problems, the chief inspector of Ofsted has warned.

Amanda Spielman said teachers were already stretched and should not be distracted from their primary role as educators. She said that while...

Religious education needs overhaul to ‘reflect UK’, says report

17 July at 18:00 PM, via The Guardian

Ex-education secretary says assemblies, syllabus and admissions policy need change

Religious education in schools is outdated and should be replaced with a new subject: religion, belief and values, and the right of parents to withdraw their children from classes should be scrapped, according to the former Labour education secretary Charles Clarke.

Significant shifts in the UK since the...

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