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July 26, 2023

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APPLY: 2023 Health Data Analytics Graduate Fellowship

The Health Data Analytics (HDA) Graduate Fellowship 2023 is now accepting applications. The purpose of this fellowship is to increase HDA capacity at higher academic and research levels, specifically through the extension of Multi-Source Data Analytics and Triangulation (MSDAT) and associated areas. This fellowship will inform the next phase of technology and data analysis innovations/inventions …

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Federal universities still tuition-free, says FG

The Federal Government on Wednesday has announced that its universities remained tuition-free. This was made known in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Special Duties, Dele Alake. The statement said, “It was widely reported earlier this week across some news media outlets that the Federal Government had increased tuition fees …

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Artificial Intelligence for Teachers

AI and the Teacher’s Role: Enhancing Educators, Not Replacing Them

In an era marked by exponential technological advancements, the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in various sectors has become a prevalent topic of discussion, including the field of education. Amidst these conversations, concerns often arise about the potential of AI to replace human teachers and disrupt traditional teaching methods. However, a closer examination reveals that …

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APPLY: 2023 Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship for African writers

The Miles Morland Foundation annually awards a small number of Morland Writing Scholarships, with the aim being to allow each Scholar the time to produce the first draft of a completed book. At the end of each month scholars must send the Foundation 10,000 new words that they will have written over the course of …

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Gunmen abduct ex-provost of Ogun college of education, driver

Gunmen, on Tuesday, abducted Ayodele Ajayi, the immediate-past provost of the Federal College of Education (FCE), Osiele near Abeokuta in Odeda LGA of Ogun state. Ajayi was reportedly abducted with his wife and driver around 7 pm at Ikija village in the Olodo axis of the Abeokuta-Ibadan road. His wife was later released by the …

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The impact of Artificial Intelligence on education

Artificial intelligence (AI) has become accessible to the masses with apps like ChatGPT, which can answer questions, write essays, and more. With the increasing presence of AI, educators and parents are questioning how this technology will impact education. AI has been around for some time, but it gained popularity after the release of the language-processing …

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Media expert urges student journalists to embrace digital skills to tackle AI threats

During a digital conference organised for student journalists from four universities in Juba, the Chairperson of Association for Media Development in South Sudan (AMDISS), Koang Pal Chang, who is also the Station Manager of Eye Radio, urged them to embrace and master new digital skills. He emphasised the importance of being proactive in the face …

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Gov Adeleke appeals for calm amidst OSPOLY rector suspension

In response to the suspension of academic activities by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) at Osun State Polytechnic, Governor Ademola Adeleke has issued a call for calm. The suspension of academic activities came after the state government suspended the institution’s Rector, Tajudeen Odetayo. The governor’s appeal for tranquility was conveyed through a statement …

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NKFI awards scholarships to 3 students from Saint Peters College

Three exceptionally gifted and innovative students from Saint Peters College Idah, Kogi State, have been granted prestigious scholarships by the Korea Nigeria Friendship Institute (NKFI) in Lokoja, the capital of Kogi State. The students, namely Samson Emeje, Yusuf Ayuba, and Tenimu Abubakar, have been recognised for their outstanding technical skills. The Rector of NKFI, Charles …

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‘Earlybrite combines my passion for education and love of technology’

You are a venture builder, let us explore how you became one. The whole journey started during my first entrepreneurial experience at Wokkaholic, a freelance marketplace I built for skill-based services, essentially like Fiverr for Africa. It was an eye-opening experience that fueled my passion for entrepreneurship and innovation. I ran the company for three …

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Technology in education: from gathering dust to gathering momentum

In its latest report, “Technology in Education: A Tool on Whose Terms”, the Global Education Monitoring Report examines the risks and opportunities from using technology in education systems globally.  This testimony highlights the need for policy makers to ensure teachers develop the right skills to use digital technologies effectively in classrooms and beyond. In late 2017, …

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