• Ensure unfettered access to nine (9) years of formal basic education.
  • The provision of free, Universal Basic Education for every Nigerian child of school­ going age.
  • Reducing drastically the incidence of drop-out from the formal school system, through improved relevance, quality and efficiency
  • Ensuring the acquisition of appropriate levels of literacy, numeracy, manipulative, communicative and life skills as well as the ethical, moral and civic values needed for laying a solid foundation for life-long learning.