EDUCATION IN CONTEMPORARY NIGERIA: TRENDS, CHALLENGES AND THE WAY FORWARD
There are diverse challenges confronting humanity in the 21st century. Education in contemporary Nigeria is confronted with several o f such challenges. This paper x-rays the challenges confronting the Nigerian Education system at all levels, especially in the last decade and offers suggestions on the way forward for the attainment o f improved, qualitative education delivery in Nigeria. The paper concludes that if the suggested solutions to the diagnosed ailments to the education system are implemented, the present influx of Nigerian students to other countries will be checked and the pathway towards greatness will be realistically open.
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