Nigeria's Prestigious Universities

Every time I see the word prestigious associated with a Nigerian university, I wonder if we're to take that seriously or it's just another word Nigerians like to use liberally as a way of making ourselves happy in the midst of difficulties.

The more we call these mediocre universities prestigious, the more we endorse the low quality of education they provide. The more we accept the standard of education available in our higher institutions the more we blind our eyes to the truth that what we have today as universities are not serving our needs as a people.

I am an ardent believer that when we get education right and ensure that our learning centers from primary to tertiary level provide quality education to all who pass through them then we will churn out citizens who are fully equipped to be assets rather than liabilities to our nation. ...click here to read the entire article