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Female school enrollment increase in Niger

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A UNICEF project has encouraged 650,000 female students to enroll in school.

TVC News Nigeria gives us a report about female enrollment in school.

In Niger state, the UN Children’s Education Fund’s (UNICEF) education project has successfully enrolled 650,000 girls. This is a significant accomplishment given the fact that, in Niger, there is a large gender gap in education. In fact, according to UNICEF, only about 39% of girls in Niger are enrolled in primary school. This project is therefore an important step in ensuring that girls in Niger have access to education. The project has been successful in enrolling girls from all across Niger. It has also been successful in reaching girls from all different socioeconomic backgrounds. This is important because it ensures that all girls in Niger have the opportunity to get an education.


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Abusi
Abusi
4 months ago

I’m happy this is happening. Females have been sidelined for long. It is a good thing they are now enrolled in schools. It shows we are evolving from our dubious cultural norms.

jdpumping
jdpumping
4 months ago

kudos to UNICEF for their initiative in Niger to help girl child education and the massive enrollment of girl child,more of such is needed.

Haykaylyon26
Haykaylyon26
4 months ago

This is a nice thing the girls will be able to study and be educated the UNICEF is doing a very good job in help girl in getting into school

Godsewill Ifeanyi
Godsewill Ifeanyi
4 months ago

This is significant because it assures that all girls in Niger have the chance to receive an education, which is something that should not be taken for granted.

Taiwoo
Taiwoo
4 months ago

As a result, this project is an essential component in Niger’s ongoing efforts to expand educational opportunities for women and girls.

theApr
theApr
4 months ago

This is a good one. Every child deserves access to education. The gender discrimination need to stop.

Adeolastan
Adeolastan
4 months ago

This is good news and very great development,this will really affect or bring about lots of development.

Tonerol10
Tonerol10
4 months ago

Very good project for education. Education is the key to success.
Thanks to UNICEF for this wonderful initiative

Iyanu12345ogg
Iyanu12345ogg
4 months ago

It is a good thing they are now enrolled in schools. A life time profit! It goes a long way…
Kudos to UNICEF for this

Christiana
Christiana
4 months ago

This is a good step towards promoting literacy in Nigeria, most especially the northern part of Nigeria which has the highest number of illiterates

Bola12
Bola12
4 months ago

It is good that the northerners are now putting aside gender inequality and allowing female child to have access to education

Tolaniiii
Tolaniiii
4 months ago

This is a great improvement, it will surely have a great impact of the level of human capital in Nigeria

SarahDiv
SarahDiv
4 months ago

Must UNICEF help us in this country before our government get it right? Anyway, kudos to UNICEF for encouraging girl child education in Nigeria.

DimOla
DimOla
4 months ago

This is great now our girls can now go to School in Niger state.This our government couldn’t even do what will move our nation forward on their own. Must UNICEF assist us with all things, can’t we successfully implement any meaningful project?

Chibuzor
Chibuzor
4 months ago

This is significant because it assures that all girls in Niger have the chance to receive an education, which is something that should not be taken for granted.

Adesanyaj72
Adesanyaj72
4 months ago

It is encouraging to see that the programme has been effective in recruiting young women from various parts of Niger.

Remi1
Remi1
4 months ago

thanks to UNICEF for their work in Niger to help female child education and for the enormous enrollment of girl child students, more initiatives like these are desperately needed.

Nwachukwu Kingsley
Nwachukwu Kingsley
4 months ago

In light of the fact that there is a huge educational disparity between the sexes in Niger, this is a remarkable achievement.

Hassan Isa
Hassan Isa
4 months ago

This is a wonderful opportunity for the girls, as they will be able to attend school and further their education. The UNICEF is doing a fantastic job of assisting females in enrolling in classes.

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