The Federal Ministry of Education has debunked claims on social media that the Federal Authorities had authorized the hike in tuition fees of Nigerian universities to N350,000.
The Educational Workers Union of Universities ASUU, not too long ago alleged that the Federal authorities was proposing a hike in tuition fees in Federal universities to the tune of N350ok a session.
Talking at a symposium in Abuja right this moment, the everlasting secretary within the Ministry of Education, Sonny Echono, stated the Federal Authorities was not planning to improve the tuition fees
“The Federal Authorities didn’t and has no intention of introducing new tuition fees in our public universities not to point out the determine to N350, 000. What’s true is that the current administration is dedicated to assure high quality of schooling. President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the ministry of schooling together with the ministry of finance to collectively organise a workshop that can inform on a really sustainable and workable advice of funding schooling in Nigeria. And to this finish, now we have been partaking numerous stakeholders together with ASUU who can give you a really helpful contribution that can deliver all these suggestions achievable” he stated