ADULT EDUCATION AND INDUSTRIALIZATION IN THE CONTEXT OF NIGERIA'S VISION 20-2020
Journal Title:Journal of Research in Education and Society
This study adopted literature review to examine the place of adult education in the industrialisation and industrial development of Nigeria. It discussed the role of the industry in the education of the adults. The paper concluded that if Nigeria would attain her ambition of becoming one of the world's twenty biggest economies by the year 2020, the industrial sector needs to pay attention to the important role adult education plays in the process of industrial development. The adult educators also need to refocus their programmes for better performance in the industrialization and industrial development of Nigeria.