Nigeria : With 64.2 Percent Adults Literate, Nigeria Has No Business With Poverty, Says Ibidapo - Obe (AllAfrica.com)

Going by the statistics available from the World Bank as well as National Planning that 64.2% of our adults are literate and over 70% of our children are in primary schools, so statistically, Nigeria has no business with poverty, according to Professor Oye Ibidapo-Obe, President, Nigerian Academy of Science and immediate past vice chancellor, University of Lagos.
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Added December 16, 2009
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