Social Media Abuzz Over British Accent for Nigerian Children
According to some parents, having their children speak in British accent gives them a feeling that they are receiving proper formal education. Some said since English originated from Britain, it was important that children learn to speak it with the proper accent, adding that it would help the children to relate better to people abroad.
Guardian, 27 February 2018
Nigerians on Twitter reacted to reports that parents in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) pay extra fees for their children to learn British accent. Read more »