Nigeria: Parents getting more worried as insecurity forces schools closures in Abuja

In Nigeria, about 18.5 million children, mostly girls, do not have access to education, says UNICEF.

“Currently in Nigeria, there are 18.5 million out-of-school children, 60% of whom are girls,” Rahama Farah, the head of the UNICEF office in Kano, said in May. This came in the wake of mass abductions in many schools last year with some…