As soon as the Europeans arrived the education system that is followed by Europeans was introduced in Nigeria. The beginning of the European education in Nigeria was in early 1840’s, the cities were from the coastal areas those were Lagos, Calabar and some other cities. In the era of colonial times, education was not promoted in Nigeria by the Great Britain. There were only a few schools that were headed by the Christian missionaries, the government of Great Britain used to benefit and fund only those schools that were supervised by the Christian mission, they never promoted the vast system of the education. Check out the latest educational news in Nigeria.