The management of the Nationwide Affiliation of Nigerian college students (NANS) has bemoaned the collapse of the schooling system within the nation.
The affiliation added that the continued fisticuffs between the federal authorities and Tutorial Employees Union of Universities (ASUU) was greater than what it might deal with.
NANS president, Sunday Ashefon, made this identified on the fortieth anniversary of NANS held on the Nationwide Universities Fee in Abuja on Thursday.
Nigerians had accused the coed physique of failing to pressurize the Federal Governement in granting the calls for of the putting lecturers.
Nonetheless, Ashefon on the occasion spoke in regards to the lack of capability of the affiliation to wade in and resolve the difficulty.
He additionally challenged Nigerian college students to stand up in direction of rebuilding the nation.
He mentioned: “Maybe the tertiary schooling sector in Nigeria is confronted with one of many strongest exams in our historical past in the previous few years. We have now witnessed the whole collapse of the sector on account of the incessant strike.
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“This problem alone is greater than what any NANS administration might resolve. Nonetheless, our nation’s schooling system is on the brink and the complete nation should rise to the rescue. The place we go from right here as a nation relies on how we collectively collect the crackers of the collapsing schooling system and rebuild it collectively as a nation.
“Nigeria doesn’t belong right here, our tertiary schooling system doesn’t belong right here and that is already taking its tore on the nation’s financial system, safety, and religion of the younger folks within the nation and its schooling system. All of us should rise to the rescue.
“As we have fun right this moment, allow us to do not forget that we’re solely gathered right here as a result of schooling is a part of our story and life, we should due to this fact do all it takes to make sure this a part of our nationwide life doesn’t turn out to be a narrative of the previous”.
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