Senate President Ahmed Lawan

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has advocated a review of the curricula to suit current trends in the Educational System.

Senator Ahmad Lawan made this known while declaring open a Public Hearing on three bills to establish three more Federal Colleges of education in the Nigeria.

The Senate President said Nigeria’s Education Curriculum was long overdue for a review, to enable it meet demands of the 21st century.

 Senator Lawan stressed that the Nation cannot continue to use curricula developed 40 or 50 years ago and expect an economy that was knowledge based.

The three proposed institution were Federal College of Education, Mutun Biyu in Taraba State, Federal College of Education, Giwa in Kaduna State and Federal College of Education, Ibokun in Osun state.

Bashir Aliyu