To be a dynamic and vibrant legal Unit, manned by efficient and dedicated lawyers, guaranteeing quality legal services to achieve Â the set goals in the Education Sector.
Commitment to the delivery of quality legal services and ensuring that the Ministry follows the due process of law in the discharge of its functions in order to achieve a robust Education Sector.
Challenges to ensure unfettered delivery of legal services in the Education Sector.
Issues relating to land title for Federal Government Colleges.
Encroachment on school land for lack of perimeter fencing
Willful damage to Government Property by encroachers resulting from boundary adjustment
Non Implementation of signed Agreements
Non-compliance with due process in dismissal of staff
Litigation on such issues and its attendant costs implications
Policy guidelines including standardized criteria and framework for a Partnerships which are either non-existent or are not followed when granting approvals.
Approvals granted by FME are abused by the organizations using them; some of such organizations have used the approvals to solicit for funds from International Organizations without clearance from the Ministry.
Title deeds for all Unity Schools land are procured to avoid encroachment.
Agreements are implemented while terms are thoroughly negotiated before signature.
All obsolete Laws are amended and new ones enacted to meet current urgent needs