Minister of Education Malam Adamu Adamu said yesterday that the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government would need one trillion naira annually to fulfill its campaign promises on education.
Adamu spoke at a special retreat of the Federal Executive Council on Education at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The minister, who called for a state of emergency in education, maintained that all change must begin with education, because, “if we get education right, other areas of our national life will be right and they will fall in line.
”I believe that this retreat should end with a declaration of a state of emergency in education so that we can face the challenges frontally and squarely. Read more