Hamzat Bala Lawal, Benjamin John & Olabukunola Williams Emerge 2020 Malala Fund Education Champions

Hamzat Bala Lawal, Benjamin John and Olabukunola Williams emerge among 22 new advocates from six countries into the Education Champion Network 2020 Cohort by Malala Fund.

This is the the largest new cohort since the programme launched in 2017. The year 2020 also marks the Education Champion Network’s expansion into Ethiopia.

Malala Fund’s Education Champion Network invests in local leaders to accelerate progress towards girls’ secondary education around the world. These individuals best understand the needs of girls in their community, the barriers that keep them out of school and how to overcome these obstacles.

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Ayodeji Tahir Olowolagba Wins 2020 PositiveNaija African Current Affairs Online Quiz

Ayodeji Tahir Olowolagba has emerged winner of the 2020 PositiveNaija African Current Affairs Online Quiz held virtually from December 18-20, 2020.

The 2020 PositiveNaija African Current Affairs Online Quiz is aimed at promoting the knowledge and celebrating the beauty/value of the African continent.

The quiz competition open freely to everyone to take part in had Ayodeji Tahir Olowolagba accumulating a total score of 53 out of 60. He receives a certificate of award and a reward of ₦200,000 worth of advertising on PositiveNaija.

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Joshua Agboola Wins 2020 MTN mPulse Hackathon

12-year-old Joshua Agboola has won the MTN mPulse Hackathon themed ‘Beyond COVID’.

The MTN mPulse was initiated in 2018 for kids between age nine and 15 with a portal that assists students with work while getting some entertainment.

Joshua Agboola who is a JSS 2 student of Bellina College, Akoka in Lagos, won the competition by creating ‘Kagukar Study Buddie’, a home-schooling, remote education and learning solution.

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