PRESS BRIEFING BY CSACEFA, ONE CAMPAIGN AND MALALA FUND CALLING ON THE PRESIDENT AND HON. MINISTER OF EDUCATION TOURGENTLY ADDRESS THE INCESSANT CHALLENGES IN THE EDUCATION SECTOR ON 9TH MARCH 2018.
PRESS BRIEFING BY CSACEFA, ONE CAMPAIGN AND MALALA FUND CALLING ON THE PRESIDENT AND HON. MINISTER OF EDUCATION TO URGENTLY ADDRESS THE INCESSANT CHALLENGES IN THE EDUCATION SECTOR ON 9TH MARCH 2018. We the Civil Society Action Coalition on Education for All (CSACEFA) an Umbrella body of NGOs working in the area of education in Nigeria, the ONE CAMPAIGN, and the MALALA FUND is seizing this opportunity to call on the President Federal Republic of Nigeria Muhammad Buhari and the Honourable Minister of Education MallamAdamuAdamu to urgently come up with concrete measures to address the incessant challenges in the education sector. We can no longer continue to relegate the important sector of the economy to the background when we are aspiring to be among the top world economies. It is sadden to note that education has receive low priority and attention both at the national and state levels over the years. Little wonder why we are bedeviled with the various crisis we experience in the country today. There are various challenges in the education sector but we want to highlight the key issues that need urgent attention. Security: The issue of security and how it affect our educational systems especially in the North East of Nigeria is worrisome. In April 14,2014,276 girls were abducted in Chibok community in Borno state and uptill this moment only 82 girls have so...Read More