Nigeria, FCDO, UNICEF’s girls’ education programme sends an additional 1.5m girls to school in northern Nigeria

In response to the low levels of participation of girls in schooling, the Federal Ministry of Education, the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) of the UK, and UNICEF implemented the Girls’ Education Programme Phase 3 (GEP3) across six northern Nigerian states of Katsina, Kano, Niger, Sokoto, Zamfara and Bauchi between 2012 and 2022. 

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Nigeria records 57% increase in birth registration, as Lagos, FCT top, Jigawa, Sokoto lowest

WorldStage Newsonline– The Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS), a household survey developed by UNICEF to assist countries in filling data gaps for monitoring human development indicators has revealed that birth registration in Nigeria increased by 57% in 2021, up from 47% in 2016

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