Education System After Independence In Nigeria


The education system after independence was established in the tear 1947 where education is made available to all Nigerian citizens, and it is the priority for the government.

Education System  After Independence In Nigeria

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The origin of school education in Nigeria


Introduction of The Education System After Independent


In the year august 15, 1947 India attained independence of British domination. It gave the people of the country the first fullest opportunity to mound their education policy according to the needs of the nation in the fast-changing time. The opportunity was not free due to the responsibility that lay the entire system of education.

The country needed a large number of technical engineers, doctors, scientists and other skilled workers who could impart a new shape to various things in the developing economy of the country which has the colonial exploitation for about centuries.


The Education System in Nigeria After Independence


The education has 2 post-secondary institutions and these were the University of Ibadan which was established in 1948 as well as yaba college of technology was formerly known as yaba high college when it was first founded or establish. You can visit www.education.gov.ng


History of Education System After Independence in Nigeria


Education in Nigeria could be traced to the early day before the colonization of Nigeria by the British colonial master.our for – father are responsible for the male education while the child will be trained to farm, due to some principle and responsibility of the men to passed across to male child through his father, while the female child will be trained by there mother, she will be thought how to cook, hoe to sweep, how to greet elderly ones and other responsibility of women in the home.


Informal and Formal Education


As colonization of Nigeria began in the early 19s the citizen was trained basic on the other handwork such as blacksmith, carpentering, brick layering, and another handwork. it an open way for semi-informal education people than the formal education people.


The Important of Devolvement of Education in Nigeria


education is very good in every individual life because is the key and eye-opener of the people. It begins about civilization, the development of a place, confidence in heart expression, respect, and another important thing.in other words, the importance of education can not be overemphasized, for any nation to be developed, there must be a standard form of education for the benefits of the citizen.


System of Education in Nigeria


Nigeria has been blessed with a lot of ethnics groups, Yoruba, Hausa, and Igho which are the most recognized ethnics groups. Niger system of education is called universal basic education (UBE) which is used to replace the universal primary education (UPE) for the improvement of the first nine years of schooling. this includes the year you are going to spend in primary school and junior secondary school( six years in primary school and three years in junior secondary school. the education system annual terms are ten-month, which divided into three-month pie sections.


Challenges Facing Education System


For the sector in any given country, there is some problem the faces their educational system posing to a threat to such sector, the educational system is not excluded. Where are going to talk about some of the problems that can face an educational system, they are followed.


• Lack of funds: this is major that face education mostly, educational agencies, educational ministries were either underfunded or were nit reimburse at all this will hinder the discharge of duties.
• Lack of technical facilities: most schools in Nigeria are in lack of educational staff those that do not have enough and well-educated staff are bringing about poor education to that student. this type of challenge is common in the African nation especially Nigeria.


• Lack of funds: this is major that face education mostly, educational agencies, educational ministries were either underfunded or were nit reimburse at all this will hinder the discharge of duties.
• Lack of technical facilities: most schools in Nigeria are in lack of educational staff those that do not have enough and well-educated staff are bringing about poor education to that student. this type of challenge is common in the African nation especially Nigeria.


The Solution to a Poor Educational System


A body should be established to oversee the affairs of schools and learning the environment and more funds to be put in other to get some goo facility to enable the student to know what they teaching them. now, are days school only teaches the student oral part of education forgetting the practical part. These are what our government should try and put in order to ensure a good education.