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Obaji Receives Champion of Education Award

Nigerian education and child rights campaigner, Philip Obaji has received the Champion of Education for Peace and Development Award. Obaji was handed the award on Saturday at a ceremony hosted by New Era Educational and Charitable Support Foundation (NEEDCSI) and Universal Peace Federation in Jos, capital of Nigeria’s north-central Plateau State. The award recognizes and more »

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Malala, Obaji are Global Partnership for Education Champions

Nobel Laurate, Malala Yousafzai and Nigerian activist Philip Obaji are among eight education advocates named by the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) as champions. The young activists join a group of global education advocates, adding their voices to support the GPE’s work in almost 60 low-income countries to ensure every child receives a quality, basic education. As more »

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Philip Obaji Wins ‘The Future Africa Awards Prize In Education’

Education campaigner and founder of 1 GAME Campaign Philip Obaji has been awarded the prestigious Future Africa Awards Prize In Education 2014 in a ceremony in Lagos. The event took place on Sunday 7th of December where Nigeria’s president, Goodluck Jonathan, represented by Minister of Youth Development, Bonnie Haruna and Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi more »

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