May 27 Celebrations: Little To Cheer For Nigerian Children

While the Federal Ministry of Education will spend N205.8 million to purchase three exotic Toyota LC V8 2016 model at the rate of N68.6 million each, it will spend just N7.2 million for all the activities to improve early childhood education of about 30 million children who are five years old and below.

Malnourished Children, Dull Adults

With 63 per cent rate of stunting, the Nigeria Education Data Survey, NEDS indicates that literacy and comprehension among school-age children in Jigawa state is just 9 per cent while numeracy is 7 per cent.