Oct 6th, 2013
A study by the Times Higher Education’s World University Rankings has shown that no Nigerian university made the top 400 in the world. The report, ‘World University Rankings 2013-2014,’ which was released on Wednesday, also showed that no African university was on the list of 100 most reputable in th...
Jul 29th, 2013
By Peter M. Dzidza Transparency International, a highly reputable watchdog organisation on the public purse, released its annual report on corruption in Ghana on Tuesday, 9th July, 2013, ranking Ghana’s Legislature as the sixth most corrupt institution on a list made up of other public institutions l...
Dec 26th, 2012
Ethiopia (AP) — The kids in this volcano-rim village wear filthy, ragged clothes. They sleep beside cows and sheep in huts made of sticks and mud. They don’t go to school. Yet they all can chant the English alphabet, and some can spell words. The key to their success: 20 tablet computers droppe...
Dec 19th, 2012
Ethiopia (AP) — The kids in this village wear filthy, ragged clothes. They sleep beside cows and sheep in huts made of sticks and mud. They have no school. Yet they all can chant the English alphabet, and some can make words. The key to their success: 20 tablet computers dropped off in their Et...
In Sierra Leone
Dec 6th, 2012
Meet Kelvin Doe, an inspiring 15 year old from Sierra Leone who repurposes rubbish to create his own electronic gadgets. Known in his community as DJ Focus, because of his belief in focusing the mind to invent new things to better his own life and the lives of those in his community. Kelvin has attra...
Mar 10th, 2011
Cambridge is the most highly regarded UK university in the world, according to new research. The prestigious institution came third in a table ranking universities exclusively on their reputation among academics worldwide. The UK had two institutions in the top 10 – along with Cambridge, Oxford...