Redacted article courtesy of – BBC
With three months left on her student visa, she either had to get a job or leave the country.
But there was another option – enrolling for her third post-graduate degree since leaving Nigeria in 2017.
“I never saw myself doing a PhD but if I go home now, there is no job waiting for me,” the 28-year-old told the BBC.
High unemployment – one in three young people are without work – and comparatively poor living conditions mean many of Nigeria’s brightest would rather take their chances abroad than return home.
Link to full article: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-58319976