Kigali’s University Don leads AECRA’s inaugural training series on pursuing a PhD in Africa

The inaugural training of the African Early-Career Researchers’ Academy will be led by Professor Nnamdi Madichie of Nnamdi Azikiwe University. Professor Nnamdi will lead members of the Academy and other interested members of the public through the process of completing a PhD in Africa, according to the Steering Committee. Professor Nnamdi will talk about his time as a PhD student and as a supervisor of numerous doctoral candidates in Africa.

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How Small Businesses in Nigeria’s University Cities are Faring? Insights from Students and Business Owners

In a quest to promoting the development of entrepreneurship and small businesses in Nigeria, government in 2006 approved the total commitment of higher institutions in providing entrepreneurship education to Nigerian students by making entrepreneurship a compulsory course for all students irrespective of their disciplines. The introduction of this course has exposed lots of students to getting involved in some diverse areas of small businesses.

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Nigeria is a country that is overflowing almost with energy and excitement – Larissa Schulte Nordholt

When I travelled to Ibadan in the summer of 2018 I had never been to Nigeria and I have to admit I was a little nervous when I arrived at Murtala Muhammed International Airport in the middle of the night. My nervousness soon disappeared however as I was met with open arms by Professor Ayobami Ojebode and his family. In fact, almost everyone I met in Nigeria was exceedingly kind and also exceedingly energetic.

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Critical Questions on Gender, Faculty Disparity in University of Port Harcourt’s 128 Inaugural Speeches

The University of Port Harcourt was established in 1975. It is one of the second generation Federal Universities founded during the year. Four years later, the University had its first inaugural speech which was delivered by Prof. E. J. Alagoa, a Professor of History, according to available data. Forty-two years later [as at 2021], 173 inaugural speeches have been delivered across the old and new faculties in the University.

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SPECIAL REPORT: Gaps in Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability Education in Nigerian Primary, Secondary Schools

It is important to quickly note that climate change and environmental sustainability were not found as singular, broad subjects in the curricula of both levels of education. However, they were being taught as topics in broad subjects.

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