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“I was 16 years old and a stark illiterate when I married my husband”- Bauchi State First Lady, Aishatu Mohammed Speaks On Fighting To Get An Education

Aishatu Mohammed, the wife of Bauchi Governor, Bala Mohammed has revealed that she had no formal education when she married her husband. The First Lady made the revelation on Saturday at a Youth Talk ceremony organised in commemoration of the

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Child Birth Rate In Nigeria: See How The Demographics Vary For Women Based On Their Access To Wealth & Education

The Nigerian Demographic and Health Survey shared key findings on childbirth demographics across Nigerian states. The report highlighted that fertility varies with education and household wealth. While women living in the poorest households have an average of 6.7 children; women

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Yvonne Nelson Stresses On The Need To Get Education Regardless Of Career Path: ‘I regret not paying attention to my books’

Star mom, Yvonne Nelson has some regrets about her years as a student, and it is about not being serious with her education. In an interview with Joy FM, the Ghanaian actress, filmmaker and model narrated how she had little

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Academic Excellence: 9 Ways To Support Your child

Research has shown that the effect of parents and what they do at home to support learning can account for 80% of a child’s academic success. This compares to schooling being directly responsible for around 20% of factors leading to

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Nigerian Man, Destiny Chibuike Causes Stir Online After Making This Derogatory Comment About Women

A Nigerian man,Destiny Chibuike, has stirred up a debate online after an insensitive post he made on his Facebook page. At this day and age, it’s rather worrisome that there are still people in large numbers who still think like

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Never too Late! Why 80-Year-Old Woman, Maria Obonyo Enrolled In Primary One

A woman who is 80 years old has stunned many people after enrolling in a primary school upon successfully completing her nursery education. In defiance to old age, Ms Maria Obonyo, a farmer, enrolled in Primary One at Jesus is

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What You Need To Know About Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a disorder of movement, muscle tone or posture, that is caused by damage that occurs to the immature, developing brain often before birth. Its chance of occurrence is as frequent as one in every 400 babies. Learn more

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Shocking Performance Of Teaching Applicants During The Cross River State SUBEB Primary School Interview

Performance of teaching applicants during the Cross River State SUBEB Primary School recruitment exercises has been shocking and nothing short of embarrassing and sad. The quality of education available to pupils in state owned schools in Nigeria has always been

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7 Lessons Every Woman Can Learn From Michelle Obama

Kafayat Olawale Former first lady of the United States Of America , Michelle Obama continues to enjoy the goodwill of men and women worldwide. This article highlights 7 lessons and strengths of the former first lady that has sustained her

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Proud Son, Stan Celebrates Mom Who Achieved Her Dreams Against All Odds With These Words

In the pursuit of dreams, the only limitations that can stop you are the limitations you choose to see. A proud son, Stan is currently melting hearts online after he shared a beautiful story of how his mom struggled as

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Boko Haram Terrorists Warn Parents: “Don’t ever put your daughters in schools again”

Boko Haram insurgents have issued an ominous warning to the parents of the Nigerian schoolgirls after releasing the girls in the town where they were abducted a month ago. They had warned parents not to endanger the lives of their

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DJ Cuppy Grants Physically Challenged Dad-of-2, Scholarship | Plans To Sponsor 9 Others

Out of the generosity of her heart, Ifeoluwa Otedola a.k.a  DJ Cuppy is giving  out scholarship to the needy in society. The celebrity female Disc Jockey, has announced her plans to award scholarships to ten indigent students in 2018, to enable them pursue

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Inspiring! Young Woman Who Got Pregnant at 17 Beats All Odds to Get Her Masters Degree at 24

A South African woman is currently melting hearts on social media. The beauty and brain was able to get her life back on track after getting pregnant at 17 and becoming a mother at 18. Now 24 years old, she

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”Return to school like I did after marriage,” – First Lady Aisha Buhari Urges Northern Women

First lady of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, has challenged women and youths in Bauchi State to strive hard to acquire knowledge so that they can benefit from opportunities that may come their way. The wife of the President stated this at

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Actress Shan George Talks About Her Early Marriage, Divorce & More

Like some Nollywood actresses, Shan George has had her fair share of scandals. According to reports, the bi-racial actress has been married thrice and divorced. She has two sons, Delnoi and Jaga, who are both graduates of University of East London. The

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Seyi Law Has A Message for Parents ‘Living in the Past’

Ace comedian and doting father Seyi Law, in an Instagram post ripped parents who still send their children to school to get good jobs. According to him, such parents are living in the past as many jobs will be taken

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”Over 21,000 Teachers Failed Primary 4 Exams in Kaduna” -Gov. Nasir El-Rufai | See Copies of the Exam Questions

The Kaduna State government has disclosed that about 21,780 out of 33,000 teachers did not score up to 75 per cent when asked to write examinations meant for primary four pupils. This was made known by the state Governor Nasir

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Never too Late! Inspirational Reason Grandpa, 72, Enrolls in Primary School

In defiance to old age, Rufinus Taa took everyone by surprise by deciding to get an education. He marched to Korabariet Primary School, Kenya to enroll as a Class Two pupil in 2003, when he was 72-year-old. The brilliant grandpa, now

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It Takes Guts: Photos of Teenage Student Breastfeeding Baby during Exams Goes Viral

A 16-year-old high school student in Pambashe Constituency of Luapula Province, Zambia, was pictured breastfeeding her baby during a Science Mock exam break before going in to seat for another Social Studies exam. According to Eagleone-Zambia, who shared the pictures on

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Dear MIMsters: I Gave My Brother an Advice Which I Think Will Save His 6 Children’s Future. Was I Wrong?

I am so concerned about the future and education of my elder brother’s six kids, hence I’m writing for advice on what to do. My elder brother lost his job over 5 years now. His wife is also not working

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Shame! Man Did the Unthinkable to His Wife Because she Wanted to Further her Education

A woman is currently recovering in the hospital after her husband allegedly slashed her neck because she wanted to travel abroad for a nursing course. Information gathered revealed that Olivia Nangonzi had been enrolled by her parents to study nursing in

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“I did it!” Amara and Kanu Nwankwo Celebrate as She Bags Master Degree from a UK University After 3 Kids (Pictured)

Married to legendary Nigerian footballer, Kanu Nwankwo at age 18 (read here), Amara Kanu launched her book, “Healthy living with Amara Kanu” in May 2017. The mother to three beautiful kids is a proof that age or motherhood cannot stop a woman from accomplishing

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Disturbing: Why Husband Chopped Off His Wife’s Fingers

30-year-old Rafiqul Islam, who is a migrant worker in the United Arab Emirates, blindfolded his wife Hawa Akhter, 21, and taped her mouth, telling her he was going to give her a surprise present. The jealous husband, who didn’t like

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Federal Government Plans to Set Up Special School for Married Women

This is good news for married women who still wish to further their education. According to Vanguard, the Minister for Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan has disclosed that the Federal Government is set to establish special schools for women who abandoned

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Lagos State Private and Public Schools to Resume on Tuesday After Easter Break

The Lagos State Deputy-Governor, Idiat Adebule, has announced that private and public schools in Lagos State are expected to resume academic activities on Tuesday, 18th of April. The deputy revealed this while wishing parents and pupils a happy Easter celebrations

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