ScholarX Blogs


Opportunity Hub with Bola Lawal: 4 Key Things Nigerians Need to Unlearn in Order to Be Successful

Source: Bola Lawal, Co-founder & CEO, ScholarX @bwlofhouston www.scholarx.co

During one of my usual social media “excursions” I came across a post by a friend of mine based in Houston. He was responding to a comment around sending stubborn children back to Nigeria to go learn some “sense”. Sense meaning, being ‘flogged” into shape to learn to respectful and absorb ou...

Education – It’s Time to Put Up or Shut Up

Source: Kingsley Ewetuya, MBA (@damocleansword - Twitter)

“An investment in education pays the best interest” said Benjamin Franklin. Remarkable the changes that the world has experienced since the agrarian age when he uttered those words. Most Americans were farmers who toiled the earth for subsistence. Few were given the opportunity to be fundamental...

LAUTECH: Oyo, Osun and the way forward…

Source: Seun David Onigbinde (Twitter: @seunonigbinde), Lead Partner @BudgITng,

The incentive of the Nigerian political class is always displaced because their interests are never invested in the system. Let's be real, could any of Ajimobi or Aregbesola’s children attend LAUTECH; when there are Universities in Manchester, Oxford and Cambridge (US/UK)? This is why students w...

What they didn’t tell me about studying in the UK

Source: Benjamin Dada @dadaben_

My wonderful coursemates (Information Technology Management and Organisational Change) Congrats on your admission to study in the UK. Like, every other normal student, I was excited about studying in a foreign country, rea...

Top 5 European countries that offer low/free tuition University Education for International Students

Source: ScholarX Staff

Top 5 European countries that offer low/free tuition University Education for International Students Every student who is ambitious and willing to have good education dreams some time or the other of studying in Europe; it’s because standard of education is ve...

Change that re-defines us: The ScholarX Revolution.

Source: Dare Dairo – CEO Penkraft Solutionst

Mark Zuckerberg’s visit to Lagos is creating quite a stir, and rightly so. This is perhaps the biggest endorsement to the Nigerian tech industry and its sister sector; the social media. Unfortunately, it is disheartening that Nigerian g...