Students Struggle with Technical Issues on Nigerian Education Loan Portal

By Ikugbadi Oluwasegun  Since the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) launched its student loan portal on Friday, May 24, 2024, students from federal tertiary institutions across Nigeria have been struggling to complete their loan applications. Even though the portal is open, many students are stuck at various stages of the application process. Damilola, a student […]

UDUS Students React to UDUS Exam Rescheduling

Abdulraheem Muhammad For many students at Usmanu Danfodiyo University Sokoto (UDUS), the recent revelation of a changed examination schedule has elicited a range of emotions.  What was once a well-structured semester has devolved into a flurry of altered plans and unforeseen changes. On May 9, 2024, the Vice Chancellor’s office issued an internal letter rescheduling […]

Interview: How Government can Tackle Cybercrime in the Society

The Harbinger recently had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Emily Martinez, a renowned expert in cybersecurity and youth engagement, to discuss the pressing issue of cybercrime among young individuals. Dr. Martinez is a leading authority in the field, with years of experience in researching and advising on strategies to curb cybercrime within this […]

Is Student Loan Bill a Panacea to Nigerian Educational Problems?- Expert Speaks

His Excellency Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, on the 18th of June, 2023 signed the Student Loan Bill into law.  This significant development represents the fulfillment of one of his campaign promises aimed at expanding the accessibility of education. Mr. Dele Alake, […]

Interview: How Hike of fee in Tertiary Institutions is Affecting Undergraduates

In a time when the cost of higher education is soaring, the harbinger brings you an in-depth interview with Dr. emily kingston, an eminent expert in the field of education. The interview delves into the concerning hike in school fees within tertiary institutions, shedding light on the causes, consequences, and potential solutions to this pressing […]