2 June 2021

Nigerians spend over N160 billion annually on UK universities

Considering Nigeria’s economic challenges, the multitude of Nigerian students abroad causes a financial drain which subtly affects the nation’s economy and educational sector. Especially because most […]
14 April 2021

Nigeria’s Educational Sector: An analysis of students’ brain & financial drain

The quality of education in any country is critical to its national and human capital development. Education is regarded as an effective tool to transform and […]
9 April 2021

Higher Education and National Development: The Nigerian Context

The last few years have witnessed a renewed interest in the social impact of higher education. Recent discoveries have suggested that higher institutions play a huge […]
7 April 2021

Why Reforming The Educational Sector Alone Cannot Curtail Nigeria’s Out-of-school Children Rate

According to UNICEF, the rate of out-of-school children in Nigeria accounts for one-five of the world out-of-school and 45 per cent of the total out-of-school children […]
6 April 2021

Nigeria Now Has 10.3 million Out-of-school Children – FG

Despite making basic education free and compulsory, about 10.3 million children in Nigeria are still not in school. Our #DataOfTheWeek focuses on the rate of out-of-school […]
17 March 2021

Nigeria’s educational mess: 4 ways to fix it

The significance of education in any nation can never be overstated. Education is considered a fundamental human right; it is one of the primary conditions to […]
23 February 2021

YMonitor Issue 81: Universal Basic Enemies

“Education in Nigeria cannot be compared to any other country.” (source: Na my brother talk am). “The world should be emulating Nigeria’s Education Sector.” (source: Do […]
23 February 2021

Five (5) ways to fix Nigeria’s Educational System

In Nigeria, 10.5 million children are out of school, despite education been officially free & compulsory in the primary level. The structure of the #UBE (Universal […]
4 February 2021

Challenges of Universal Basic Education in Nigeria

Education in Nigeria is in a mess from top to bottom.  As the level of educational development of a country has a substantial effect on its […]