Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has acknowledged that almost all Nigerian graduates discover it tough to read or write.
He made the assertion whereas decrying the continual fall in the usual of schooling within the nation.
Adamu, who spoke in Yola, the Adamawa State capital throughout official commissioning of accomplished initiatives within the faculty, lamented a scenario through which graduates can neither read nor write in a tolerable method.
He mentioned the scenario was a trigger for concern, including that college students and academics want to take a seat up and face their duties squarely if the scenario is to be reversed.
“Some graduates of tertiary institutions across the country cannot read or write applications,” mentioned the minister who was represented by the Director of Tertiary Education within the Federal Ministry of Education, Hajia Rakiya Gambo Iliyasu.
The minister elaborated that college students and even graduates had been discovered to be unable to write one full sentence with out a number of corrections needing to be made.
The minister urged all stakeholders within the schooling sector to take a seat up to make sure that the decline within the worth of schooling is bridged throughout the shortest time doable.