The winner of the 2020 Active Citizenship in Education (ACE) Award is Khalifa Usman. Khalifa founded and currently lead Khalifa Dankadai Company (KDC), which serves as a one stop capacity building shop for emerging and existing entrepreneurs. He also serves as the project director at the KDC Foundation; a charitable NGO focused on education and
Active Citizenship in Education (ACE) Award is a periodic public recognition and award for young Nigerians living in Nigeria who go above and beyond their civic duties to contribute to removing barriers and improving access to quality education for children and young people in Nigeria.
One of the educational policies put in place by the Nigerian government is the Universal Basic Education (UBE) Act of 2004. The act provides for free and compulsory education for children of primary and junior secondary school age in Nigeria. According to the Universal Basic Education Commission, the policy is aimed at providing greater access