The inadequacies of the primary section of Nigeria’s educational system is one which is glaring and has prompted massive uproar from individuals and organizations which is why it was no surprise when Tracka, a program of Budgit Foundation, tweeted some images about the bad state of learning conditions of students at Hotoro North Primary School in Nasarawa Local Government Area of Kano State. According to Tracka, Kano State allocated 17.79 Billion Naira to the Ministry of Education in its 2017 budget. It is amazing that despite such allocation and over 246 Billion Naira 2018 state budget, such a bad learning environment still exists in the state where children risk their lives when it rains to get an education.
In our call, we advised that the show should be used to promote the importance of education and that they structure the show in a way in which the participants are obliged to perform social services in the line of education such as weekly volunteering sessions in public schools.READ MORE
It was an exciting day for the 380 pupils of Hayatudeen Islamic Primary School; a conventional school in Tungan Makama, Niger State, Nigeria when they saw government officials mounting a signpost in their school compound indicating that their school was admitted into the National Home Grown School Feeding Programme.READ MORE
The outcry of citizens about the failure of the government in performing their obligations has always been a trend in Nigeria. Today, if you take a look at social media, you will read complaints like “the schools in my community are not good and the government is not doing anything about it” many Nigerians now face reality in hopelessness.READ MORE