Teenagehood and it’s Challenges – by Okoro Onome

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         Teenage-hood is the state of being in ones teenage years and teenagers are individuals from the age of 13-19 and are mostly found in secondary schools. At teenage-hood, one is at the most difficult stage in life because it is where you become introduced to the outside world and learn new things. Therefore, because the brain is still fresh, one easily absorbs everything that he/she comes across. Teenagers find themselves involved in bad activities such as; drug abuse, joining gangs, and teenage pregnancy.                       Teenage-hood can be considered as the…

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My Dream for Nigeria – by Nancy Pepple

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My dream for Nigeria is a safe country.  A country where one is free to go wherever he or she wishes to go to and gather with friends without the fear of being robbed: A Crime free country.          My dream for Nigeria is to have a country full of hardworking and honest people who will not be scared of saying what is right no matter whose horse is gored: A corruption free country. My dream for Nigeria is to have a country with people who will not sit back and…

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The Secret of the Great Riches – by Ejiro Umukoro

Great riches and wealth begins with the mind. The mind is a battle field. It is the instrument that gave birth to thoughts, ideas and innovations that changed our world today. Many great men understand this and use it wisely. Theoretically, every single innovation and idea began in the mind. The mind has so much power to create and destroy, to bring to life and to kill but we humans do not realize the extreme power given to us by God to be the master of our fates and controller…

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About our Model College

Laurels Model College was borne out of passion for students and the need to bring them up academically, morally and spiritually to an enviable height. Our resolve as clearly emphasized in our school anthem is – …to make the dull-bright; the bright-brighter; the sharp- sharper; and the neglected-prominent. Consequently, we do not neglect any child on admission. We watch out for the special learning needs of an individual child with our special skills, and provide the desired personalized services to help such child out of the learning challenges. Laurels is…

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“Laurels Model College Inter-House Sports” by OKORO ONOME [SSS 1]

It was on a bright sunny day on the 2nd of February 2019. I was super excited that, that was the day of inter-house sports, so I dressed up and went to the venue which was at N.T.A (Nigerian Television Authority) with my mum. When I arrived with my mum and my friend Sophia, the place was empty. I thought I came late but fortunately I came early. When I arrived at the boot allocated to my house, I met a few people. Not quite long the event started. We…

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