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Some 200,000 girls and boys in eastern Ukraine are commuting to schools whose classroom walls are often riddled with bullets, and playgrounds scattered with metal remnants of war.

The federal government has stepped efforts to ensure that schools in Nigeria, especially those in the North East are not being used for military purposes.

An estimated 1,500 schools have been destroyed since 2014, with over 1,280 casualties "among teachers and students".

It is the largest-ever mass exodus of teachers from the region, observers say.

Schools in Cameroon’s two English-speaking regions — the northwest and the southwest — were shuttered for nearly a year starting in November 2016.

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