Category: Education

96-year-old woman tops literacy exam in India

A 96-year-old woman, Karthyayani Amma, set a record by scoring 98 marks out of 100 in the literacy examination in the Southern Indian state of Kerala, officials said Thursday. The Kerala State literacy mission conducts…

Unilag to screen new students for hard drugs

The University of Lagos says it will screen its newly-admitted students for hard drugs to ensure the university community is free of drug-induced social challenges. The university’s Principal Assistant Registrar, Communication Unit, Mrs Taiwo Oloyede, warned…