Every student at the point of their entry into the university believes that they’re about to have some of the best years of their life. It’s the university — you have the opportunity to become whoever you want. What could go wrong? Sure, some people enjoy their time in university, some don’t. For this week’s […]
When you think of your secondary school days, what comes to mind? The books? The classes? The teachers? Or how simple life was in those days? We hope this list will help you remember clearly. 1. Bic biro. Only legends will get how smooth that pen is. 2. Eleganza biro. Another worthy competition for Bic […]
This week’s subject is Nathe Esther Yila, a 500 level student of Law at Bowen University. She talks about leaving Kaduna State to study in the South-West and the struggles that came with dealing with the culture shock and process of fitting in. When did you get into school? 2015. I was raised in Kaduna […]
Nigerian students will lead you astray!
The common entrance exam was the biggest rite of passage into secondary school, and at some point, it was a thing the average Nigerian student worried about. If you’ve been there, so why don’t you take a short trip down memory lane? 1. When your school believes that you’re ready to write the exam in […]
The coronavirus became a thing we had to worry about and it forced everything to a standstill. Across the world, offices and schools have been closed to contain the spread of the virus. This post is the reality of Nigerian students who have been forced to return home since the nationwide closure of schools. 1. […]
Camela tells us how the economic inequality in the country came into full glare when she got into the university.
The best years of our lives.
Debby talks about her experiences with lecturers who have sexually harassed her.
Live your best life!
Femi wanted to study abroad because of his discontent the Nigerian education system and he tried to leave twice. But it didn’t happen.
A lot has changed since coronavirus broke out in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. And the world has had to adjust its way of life in an attempt at preservation. Recently, the NUC ordered the closure of all universities across the country. With students now at home, we thought to ask a few of them […]
If you’re lucky, you’ll find all of them in your group.
The wrong group will frustrate you!
Her mental health struggles got her kicked out of school
Checking JAMB result is a struggle!
“Tear a sheet of paper.”
Techniques and methods to cheat in an examination
1) Teachers always picking on you. “Everyone at the back, stand up and raise up your hands.” 2) Cracking the funniest jokes in class. Especially when the class is quiet. That’s when the jokes get funnier. 3) Not snitching and getting punished together. Teacher: Who said that? Backbenchers: *Crippling silence* 4) Never doing any assignment […]
Hint: They are not amused.
A lot of people experience their first major disappointment in life when they fill their JAMB form, heart set on getting admitted to study a course. Some people get the course they want, but some don’t. If you’re one of the latter, this post is for you. 1. You, filling out your JAMB form confident […]
Living with terrible roommates is not for the faint-hearted.
We all hate school stress. The annoying routine of lectures, course notes that never seem to end, materials that don’t always have a point and every other thing in between. That is why these yearbook photos are so relatable. The quotes are definitely going to remain evergreen for us. 1. The ideal acknowledgements. If only […]
Chidinma wrote JAMB four times but didn’t get admitted into the universities of her choice. So she went for the next best thing: polytechnic
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