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Mallam Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education

Teacher Quality, Curriculum Key To Successful Education System – Minister

Teacher Quality, Curriculum Key To Successful Education System – Minister

ADAMU Adamu, Minister of Education, ‎says the success of any education system is hinged on the quality of teachers, the curriculum and the delivery method‎. Adamu said this in his address at the ‎ 7th Teaching and Learning in Africa Conference and 9th Roundtable organised by the Africa Federation of Teaching Regulatory Authorities (AFTRA) in

F8 recap: Zuckerberg addresses Facebook's tumultuous year

Facebook Tries To Move Past Scandals With New Features

Mark Zuckerberg took the stage to deliver a keynote at F8, Facebook’s annual developer’s conference, on Tuesday. The CEO addressed Facebook (FB)’s ongoing data privacy scandal, election meddling issues, and fake news problems, recapping the company’s efforts to fix those problems. But he also tried to move the narrative forward with new product and feature

(CNN)She was the face of the North Korean delegation at the Winter Olympics in the South this year, and now she has a seat at the table for the most significant peace talks between the two nations in decades.

Kim Yo Jong: The Only Woman At The Summit Table

Kim Yo Jong sat beside her older brother, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as the only woman among six delegates as Friday’s historic inter-Korean talks got underway. North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un (C) prepares to sign the guest book next to his sister Kim Yo Jong during the Inter-Korean summit with South Korea’s

Janelle Monae -- shown here at the 2018 Vanity Fair Oscar Party in March -- set the internet ablaze with her announcement that she is pansexual (AFP Photo/JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX)

Janelle Monae Says She’s Pansexual, And Web Searches Soar

New York (AFP) – The singer Janelle Monae has described herself as pansexual, sending searches for the term soaring on Thursday. Long ambiguous when talking about her sexuality, the musician and actress known for her customized tuxedos opened up in an interview published on the eve of her latest album’s release. She told Rolling Stone

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visits a cosmetics factory in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on October 28, 2017. KCNA/via Reuters

Kim Jong Un Brings His Own Toilet On Trips

With less than 24 hours to go before the first meeting between North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, officials of the two countries are working to ensure any and all of the leaders’ needs are taken care of. In Kim’s case, one specific concern is where the autocrat will


My job is a very difficult one, Osinbajo declares

VICE-PRESIDENT Yemi Osinbajo has admitted that his job as the nation’s Number Two man is a very difficult one. He said the job of the President or Vice President was so difficult that one could not do it for a lifetime. According to a statement on Tuesday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and


Chimamanda Will Lead Women To ‘Hell’

By Fredrick Nwabufo Who made Chimamanda Adichie the supremo of feminism? Who made her the feminist papal? How did she become the feminist potentate? By asking Hilary Clinton, former US presidential candidate, why her Twitter bio starts with “wife’, Chimamanda has not only intruded into the personal business of Clinton, but also scorned a key


I Might’ve Been Part Of Herders, Farmers’ Crisis – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has said that he may have been one of those involved in the herdsmen/farmers’ clashes had he not gone to school. He stated this in a speech he delivered during his two-day state visit to Bauchi State on Thursday at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Stadium, Bauchi, where he inaugurated the 261 Nigerian


Drug Abuse: Nigeria Sitting On Gun Powder, Says NDLEA Boss

Muhammed Idris, Sokoto State Commandant of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), says Nigeria is heading towards a major drug abuse crisis, as many young people across the country are becoming drug addicts by the day. Thousands of bottles of codeine are consumed by young Nigerians on daily basis across the country, same with