Category: Scholarship and Education

  • List of Federal Polytechnics in Nigeria

    List of Federal Polytechnics in Nigeria

    Although most applicants into higher institution prefer university to polytechnics, lately, many of them are also applying to the latter, especially federal polytechnics, primarily as a plan B in case they’re not able to gain admission into the university of their choice. One of the reasons for the significant increases in polytechnic admission applications is…

  • Major Causes of Unemployment in Nigeria

    Major Causes of Unemployment in Nigeria

    Nigeria is the most populous black nation in the world and the self-proclaimed giant of Africa. Beyond this lies poverty and massive unemployment ravaging the black nation. One begins to wonder what are the causes of unemployment in Nigeria since the country is blessed with so many natural resources and it’s an oil-producing nation. In…

  • Nigerian Prisons Service Ranks and Salary Structure

    Nigerian Prisons Service Ranks and Salary Structure

    The Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) is a government agency of Nigeria, which operates prisons. The headquarters is located in Abuja, and it is under the supervision of the Ministry of Interior. As of 2014, it had 240 prisons. While 155 are prisons for convicts, the remaining 83 are satellite facilities. The prisons include the following:…

  • What Is the History of SIWES in Nigeria?

    What Is the History of SIWES in Nigeria?

    If you want to learn the history of SIWES in Nigeria, you have come to the right page. The Student Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES) was established by the Industrial Training Funds in 1993 to solve the inadequate availability of skills for employment of graduates by Nigerian Industries. SIWES was founded as a skill training…

  • Nigerian Immigration: Ranks, and Structure and Salary

    Nigerian Immigration: Ranks, and Structure and Salary

    Everyone knows the Nigerian Immigration Service as an important government agency However, few people have ideas about its structure and ranks. It’s even common to find posts on social media asking for the salaries paid to its officers. If you are curious about the activities and salary structure of the Nigerian Immigration Service, you can…

  • The Best 10 School of Nursing in Nigeria

    The Best 10 School of Nursing in Nigeria

    Apart from hospitals, nurses have the chance to work in places such as schools, government offices, multinationals, and charities. However, they will need to train at a good school before they can further their careers in various industries. Like most countries, Nigeria has a large number of nursing schools that offer excellent medical training. With…

  • 10 Best Secondary Schools in Nigeria

    10 Best Secondary Schools in Nigeria

    Children need education at all levels – primary, secondary and tertiary. But to build their character and mental abilities, they deserve good schools. Like most countries, Nigeria has a wide selection of impressive educational institutions. So, in this post, you will discover the top ten best secondary schools in Nigeria. Best Secondary Schools in Nigeria…

  • 10 Best Universities in Nigeria

    10 Best Universities in Nigeria

    What are the best Universities in Nigeria? Ask any Nigerian student and he/she would say hers/his is the best but there are actually metrics that go into how good a university is. Nelson Mandela once said: Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. One of the widely accepted…

  • Public Holidays in Nigeria in 2021

    Public Holidays in Nigeria in 2021

    Public holidays in Nigeria are lifesavers, those who do the regular 9-5 jobs will testify to this. Everyone deserves a break especially after a busy time at school or work. Although weekends might offer some downtime, a public holiday comes as an ideal period to relax with friends and loved ones. Surprisingly, few people have…

  • All About UNILAG DLI (Distance Learning Instance) Programme

    All About UNILAG DLI (Distance Learning Instance) Programme

    Many people would love to study in a particular school. However, time and distance might not allow them to join these institutions. Fortunately, some institutions have programs that can cater to such individuals. The University of Lagos (UNILAG) comes as one such place. The school nicknamed the program as DLI (Distance Learning Institute) and it…

  • All You Need to Know about Nigerian Army Ranks and Symbols

    All You Need to Know about Nigerian Army Ranks and Symbols

    The Nigerian military is among Africa’s most powerful militaries. It’s a respectable establishment, which protects citizens of this country. If you’re interested in joining the Nigerian Armed Forces (NAF), there are some requirements you need to meet. One of them is to be familiar with the army ranks and symbols in the NAF. Also, for…

  • University of Ibadan Postgraduate College: Available Courses, Requirements, and Application Fees

    University of Ibadan Postgraduate College: Available Courses, Requirements, and Application Fees

    Like many schools in Nigeria, the University of Ibadan offers a postgraduate study program to interested applicants. Known as the Postgraduate College, the prestigious program admits an average of 6,000 students to study various courses. Are you curious about the requirements for the University of Ibadan Postgraduate college? Do you want to know which courses…