Etisalat Nigeria has enriched the e-learning space for students with the launch of an Internet-enabled application that offers unlimited access to a wide range of educational materials, the “Cliqlite portal.”
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the firm, Matthew Willsher, who spoke at the launch of product assured of its ability to enhance the learning experience of students in primary and secondary schools respectively.
He said, “The product is an innovative service that supports education and learning. It gives both students and parents access to educational materials not just on the tablet, but also on any Internet-enabled device.”
Willsher added that the initiative highlights the importance the company attaches to quality education as well as its commitment to investing in the education sector through a number of platforms among which include its Adopt-a-School Programme, Etisalat Telecommunications Engineering Postgraduate Programme (ETEPP), Career Counselling and Merit awards.
“Etisalat Cliqlite was introduced two years ago as the first indigenous educational product on a tablet by any telecommunication firm to improve the learning experience of students. It offers a bouquet of Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC) – approved education materials such as text books and instructional lessons on different subjects, past questions from Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) and International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE).”
Portal, Manager, Teen Segment, Ifeoluwa Oyeyipo, added that, “Cliqlite has been a huge break with testimonials of success among students. We wanted to expand the scope to enable millions of students who have other Internet-enabled devices access the product and enrich their learning experience. By this, we are using what they love to give them what they need which is quality education,” she said.