Research has shown that the population of out of school children in Nigeria has risen from 10.5 million to 13.2 million. – UBEC
Nigeria is ranked as having the highest number of out of school children in the world with more than half the children girls.
Girls of school age are forced out of school, traded into marriages that cause lifelong consequences. Most of the girl suffer sexual abuse, child labor, are trafficked, sold out and suffer child birth complication often leading to death.