• Sokoto becomes first state to initiate bill for right to education

    Sokoto becomes first state to initiate bill for right to education

    Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has initiated the Right to Education Bill 2016 in recognition and protection of the right to education of children between six and 18 years in the state.

    This is the first time any state in Nigeria will seek to legally make education a fundamental human right of all children.

    The bill is one of the major components of the policy on the state of emergency in the education sector declared in the state in December […]