Category: Education

History of NYSC in Nigeria: When NYSC Started & Purpose


When did NYSC Start in Nigeria? NYSC, known as National Youth Service Corps is a Nigerian organization which was established by the Nigerian government to engage fresh Nigerian graduates of tertiary institutions in national development. The NYSC scheme was set up “with a view to the proper encouragement and development of common ties among the […]

The Oldest Polytechnic in Nigeria: Yaba Tech


We have listed federal polytechnics in Nigeria, private, state polytechnics in the country as well as different universities in Nigeria but have you ever wondered which is the oldest polytechnic in Nigeria? Well, you shall learn that in this write-up. As we are aware that the white men who settled and colonized Nigeria brought western […]

How To Reprint JAMB UTME Slip


Information on How to Reprint your UTME Exam Slip via JAMB Portal Easily The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB has opened their portal for the reprinting of the 2017 UTME examination slip. This is to help prospective students know their various examination centres in time before the commencement of the UTME which will take […]

10 Amazing Facts About Ancient Egypt


10 Interesting Facts About Ancient Egypt Ancient Egypt is filled with rich history of civilization and art. This has led many explorers and archaeologists to Egypt to appreciate its history. Nigerian Infopedia presents you with 10 very interesting facts about Ancient Egypt. Read along. True Facts About Ancient Egypt You Should Know 1. Most Ancient […]

How To Stop Food Wastage In Nigeria


Solution to stop food waste in Nigeria is a recurring task for all as about 1.3 billion tonnes of food is wasted annually, which is the amount accounted for 33 percent of the food produced in the world. Ironically, about 795 million people are hungry in the world. This lead to the question of why […]

History of Islamic Education in Nigeria: How It All Started


We cannot talk about the history of Islamic education in Nigeria without first knowing when and how Islam came into Nigeria. It is on record that Islam as a religion became prevalent in Nigeria in the 9th century during the reign of Mai Idris Alooma, who ruled the Borno empire till 1603. This also coincided […]

Top 10 Best Private Universities In Nigeria 2019


Private universities in Nigeria have come to stay. While the majority of the Nigerian students flock to the public universities, a number of them mostly from well to do homes sees the private ones as a choice. And contrary to the opinion of many, private universities are some of the best place to school in […]

Major Mineral Resources in Nigeria: Full List & Locations


Mineral resources are materials of economic interest found in or on the earth’s crust in such quality, quantity and form that can be considered for economic extraction. In Nigeria, mineral resources play a great role in the economic sector. In fact, the Nigerian economic is skewed toward the exploration of minerals specifically petroleum. This makes […]

Contact details of all WAEC Zonal Offices in Nigeria


LIST OF ALL WAEC ZONAL OFFICES IN NIGERIA This is a comprehensive list of all the Zonal offices of the West Africa Examinations Council, WAEC in Nigeria. WAEC is the main examination conducting body for the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations in the whole of West Africa and it was established in 1951. This […]