International Girl Child’s Day

Since 2012, 11th October has been marked as the International Day of the Girl Child. The day aims at highlighting and addressing the needs and challenges girls face. At the same time, it seeks to promote girls’ empowerment and fulfillment of their human rights. Thus, in its effort to achieve gender equality and sustainable development,…

INSTITUTE OF PHILOSOPHY AND POLITICAL THEORY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

INSTITUTE OF PHILOSOPHY AND POLITICAL THEORY FOR YOUNG PEOPLE Organised by Centre for information technology and development (CITAD) Introduction Over the years the teaching of philosophical thought, especially in the social sciences and political theory has declined. This has affected the quality of critical thinking of current graduates. Yet, without critical thinking, we get graduates…

DIGITAL BUSINESS OPPORTINITIES FOR BENEFICIARIES OF DIGITAL SUMMER INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG WOMEN Kano, 20th September, 2017

SUMMARY REPORT ON MEETING PROCEEDINGS By Maryam Haruna   Introduction In July, 2017 CITAD hosted a training programm Digital Summer Institute in Abuja and Kano. The training was aimed at training young women on ICT skills that will serve as empowerment mechanism to the young ladies to become enterpreneurs. Skills acquired by the trainees during…

BSG Pledged To Increase Education Budgetallocation To 26,% Unesco Standard

By Ahmed Jada Bauchi State Government has pledged to increase Education budget allocation to 26% United Nations Education Cultural Organizations ‎UNESCO recommendation to boost the sector next fiscal year. The Special Adviser to Governor Mohammed Abubakar on Education , Comrade Sabo Mohammed made the pledged when members of the Bauchi State Coalition for the Improvement…

Group urges Bauchi to up education funding

By Balarabe Alkassim, Bauchi | Bauchi State Coalition for Improvement of Public Expenditure Management (BACIPEM) has called on Governor Mohammed Abubakar  to implement recommendations by task force committee on education sector in the state. The Acting Chairperson of BACIPEM Mary Ann Emmanuel made the call in Bauchi during an advocacy visit to the Special Adviser…