The Nigerian students Activities In School
With all the political shenanigans in the news; it would be easy to miss the news that another student was expelled from an institution; of higher education for essentially raising issues concerning student welfare with the school administration.
Throughout history, students have been a catalyst for social and political change. Students in higher institutions begin to form their ideologies and belief systems that take them through life. They are encouraged to think; to ask questions, to challenge the status quo, to develop new thought.
The objective of a higher education is not just to attain an academic qualification, but to help in moulding the characters that will keep our societies on the path of progress. It seems, however, that more and more; Nigerian students are being muzzled. The philosophy seems to be, muzzle them early so that they do not go into the real world…