Nigeria Education Fact Sheet

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With Nigeria’s rapidly growing school-age population, its education system seeks to keep pace. According to the federal Ministry of Education, as of July 2017, more than 10 million children do not attend formal schools, with an additional one million out of school because of conflict and the resulting displacement.

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 10:30am

Last updated: January 23, 2018