FEBRUARY: STRUNG BY EDUCATION….

BREAKING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY THROUGH EDUCATION Education in all different forms is key to breaking the cycle of poverty. It has an uplifting effect on other aspects of society that may seem totally unrelated, such as girls’ education lowering the number of prenatal deaths. The relationship between poverty and education is complex, but we … Continue reading FEBRUARY: STRUNG BY EDUCATION….

AUGUST REVIEW: THE NIGERIAN CHILD AND THE FIGHT AGAINST POVERTY

In 2018, Nigeria… a supposedly giant of Africa and the most populous black nation in the world became the country with the highest number of poverty stricken individuals in the world. A significant achievement by the ever corrupt and inept government led by a hoard of ever defecting politicians who has grappled and jostled for … Continue reading AUGUST REVIEW: THE NIGERIAN CHILD AND THE FIGHT AGAINST POVERTY

JULY: RE-EVALUATING YOUR YEAR

EDUCATION IN NIGERIA; THE CONTINUOUS DECADENCE OF THE NIGERIAN EDUCATIONAL SECTOR DEFINITION OF EDUCATION Education according to the Oxford dictionary can simply be defined as the system of training and instruction designed to give knowledge and develop skills. It is a major tool for national socio-economic development and for individuals’ socio-economic empowerment and poverty reduction … Continue reading JULY: RE-EVALUATING YOUR YEAR

WELCOME TO JUNE SHOWERS

THE GRADUAL DEMISE OF EDUCATION IN NIGERIA. To paraphrase Hannah Arendt, education is an indispensable means by which children are properly introduced to a complex, multifarious world, the teaching profession is the formalized vehicle by which this introduction is done in a standardized, measurable fashion. Within the context of a civil, organized society, therefore, teachers … Continue reading WELCOME TO JUNE SHOWERS