The Home of Representatives on Wednesday handed by means of second studying, a invoice to amend the Common Fundamental Schooling Act.
The invoice seeks to increase the obligatory primary schooling to senior secondary college.
The invoice is a comfort of 5 separate payments to amend the Act.
The payments had been sponsored by Taiwo Oluga, Victor Mela, Mansur Manu Sorro, Paschal C. Obi and Kolade V. Akinjo.
In accordance with a quick, the invoice seeks to incorporate Senior Secondary Schooling as a part of Fundamental Schooling in Nigeria.
The invoice additionally seeks to supply for the rehabilitation of delinquent kids and supply a complete definition of companies, stakeholders and kids or wards as captured within the Enabling Act.
The invoice intends to amend Sections 2,4,7,11 and 15 of the Common Fundamental Schooling Act.
The invoice was referred to the Committee on Fundamental Schooling and Providers.