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 […]
1 June 2021

Federal Government allocation to Education in last 10 years

Despite the challenges faced by Nigeria’s education sector and calls for the government to increase funding to the sector, Nigeria’s education sector has only languished a […]
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 […]
22 March 2021

Despite the deteriorating education sector, 36 states and FCT yet to access N41bn UBEC fund

Discussing the poor state of public schools in Nigeria has become a cliché. An observation of many public school infrastructural conditions will make one wonder if […]
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 […]
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 […]