The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, has insisted that many graduates can’t read or write applications.
Adamu said this while lamenting the fall of education and its standard in the country.
Speaking during the official commissioning of completed projects in the college on Friday in Yola, Adamawa State, the minister decried a situation where many graduates find it hard to read and write in a fair manner.
According to him, Nigerian students and teachers need to sit up and face tasks directly as it has become a cause of concern.
“Some graduates of tertiary institutions across the country cannot read or write applications,” Adamu, who was represented by Hajia Rakiya Gambo Iliyasu, the Director of Tertiary Education in the Federal Ministry of Education, said, the Nation reports.
He equally urged all stakeholders in the education sector to ensure that the decline experienced and the value of education in the country is closed bridged within a short while.