10 million of 13 million out-of-school children in Nigeria are in Northern Nigeria. About 70% of them are Almajiri.

In episode 6 of “Public Eye“, Funmi Iyanda discusses the possibility of rehabilitation of these children with the founder of the Almajiri Child Rights Initiative, Mohammed Sabo Keana, a child rights advocate, Helen Obiageli Oshikoya, the Director-General, Directorate of Strategic Communication and Press Affairs to the Executive Governor of Nasarawa State, Yakubu Lamal.

Watch the episode below:

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