ASUU: Education Cannot Be Funded By Government Alone – Minister, Ngige

Nigerian Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige, has said that education funding can’t be shuddered by the government alone. reports

Ngige made this known on Tuesday, during a featured programme on Channels TV’s ‘Politics Today’, while responding to question about the impending national strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).

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Speaking during the programme, Ngige said, “I know that because I schooled here in Nigeria. I did my primary education, secondary and university here and I did my post-graduate outside the country. But I can tell you, in other climes education is not only done by government.

“The state of education here is not anything to cheer about, I agree. The standard has fallen, I agree. But education cannot be funded by Government alone.”

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