Category Archives: Education

Trollz: Nicki Minaj & 6ix9ine make history in 9 minutes

Nicki Minaj and 6ix9ine have reportedly broken the record for the fastest number 1 song on the US iTunes.They made history in just nine minutes with their collaboration titled “TROLLZ.”

UNILAG Makes Forbes’ Entrepreneurs’ List

The University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoko has been ranked third most productive school in educating entrepreneurs in Africa.

According to a report by Forbes entitled: “If You Want To Start A Tech-Company In Africa, Go To College”, the university is the startup powerhouse of Nigeria.

Teacher goes to School in her Wedding Dress to Surprise her Class before getting Married In Arkansas

A teacher turned up to class wearing her wedding dress for adorable photos with her students before getting married. Kindergarten teacher, Kelsey Moeller, 30, made the surprise appearance at school to give her class the chance to see her wearing all-white before anyone else, including her soon-to-be husband.

Passionate elementary school teacher, Kelsey, from El Dorado, Arkansas, spent more than an hour getting ready for a dress rehearsal of her wedding day with her bashful class.

Grammy-winning Motown artist, Bonnie Pointer dies at 69

Grammy award winning Motown singer Bonnie Pointer, of The Pointer Sisters, has died at 69 years old.Full name Patricia Eva “Bonnie” Pointer, she was a member of the R&B group in the ‘60s and ‘70s before venturing out on her own and building a solo singing career.

98-Year-Old California Woman Makes History, Graduates From High School

Vivian Fisher from California has finally achieved her dream after she recently earned her high school diploma at the age of 98. She was one of the graduates of Monrovia High School’s Class of 2020. She was joined by her great-grandnephew, Elijah Vance, who also graduated in the drive-thru ceremony.

She was not able to graduate decades ago when she was younger because she had to work multiple jobs to provide for her family.

Texas School Principal Tells 18-Year-Old Student She Can’t Graduate Because of Her Braids

Kienjanae “KJ” Hooper, an 18-year old high school senior from Texas,United States says she was heartbroken when the principal at her school told her she was not allowed to march and graduate at the in-person ceremony unless she removes or covers her braids.KJ was an exemplary student who earned straight A’s last year and received an award from the National Honor Society and college scholarships from a number of organizations. She was excited about her upcoming graduation since it was previously canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

How Majek Fashek Dabbled Into Spiritism And It Affected Him Terribly – Amos McCoy

Only a few people knew the late music icon Majek Fashek better than his cousin and former band mate Amos McRoy, who is now a pastor at Seed of Abraham International Christian Centre. As cousins, McCoy and Majek started their music careers together and were part of the group called Jastix along with Black Rice who was the lead singer. One of the main gigs of the band was to play at music show ‘Music Panorama’ which aired on NTA Benin – a gig facilitated by Orits Wiliki. When the Jastix disbanded, McRoy and Majek focused on their solo careers but also remained very close.

In a 2013 interview by Musa Jibril for the defunct Entertainment Express newspaper, McRoy gave a detailed revelation of the mysterious fall of Majek who at that time had already hit rock bottom and how his adventure into Spiritism affected his craft and person.

Academics call for caution when interviewing victims of crime remotely

Academics warn of the risks remote interviewing by police could pose to some of the more vulnerable witnesses and victims of crime.

The COVID-19 pandemic lockdown has forced everyone to seek innovative and often virtual or remote solutions for dealing with day-to-day interactions that would normally be face-to-face. Social distancing rules are particularly challenging for police and the criminal justice system in general, where face-to-face interactions are a daily occurrence.

Exports, tech, others to strengthen UK-Nigeria ties post-COVID-19

Experts have predicted that export action of value added products and technology development are will strengthen the ties between Nigeria and the United Kingdom post-COVID-19.

They spoke at a webinar on ‘Nigerian-British Bilateral Relationship Post COVID-19’ hosted by the Nigerian British Chamber of Commerce.

Ndidi & Mezuo Nwuneli Becomes First Couple To Deliver Keynote At Harvard Business School

Ndidi Okonkwo Nwuneli and Mezuo Nwuneli have become the first couple to deliver the keynote address on Harvard Business School (HBS) class day.

The couple took the baton from Michael Bloomberg, the founder of Bloomberg LP and former Mayor of New York, who delivered the class day speech for 2019.