Boko Haram fuels fears for Nigerian education

Parents pulling their children out of schools following threats from armed group which is against Western education.

    Five years of Boko Haram attacks have seriously affected Nigeria's education system.

    Nowhere is this more evident than in Borno state, where parents are pulling their children out of mainstream schools.

    Boko Haram opposes Western education and wants schools shut down.

    Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Maiduguri.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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