Tackling the Issue
Built in 1961 and situated in Yaba the Day Nursery aims to dramatically improve the academic ability of toddlers by giving them a head start in their education. It delivers the foundation for learning by providing children aged 18 months to 5 years with high quality early childhood education through nurturing preschoolers' curiosity and promoting their social and emotional development in a safe environment.
The Day Nursery is a non-profit school with capacity for 100 children, the school currently has a total number of 85 children. It was set up to serve the needs of women working and trading in the catchment area. It is situated at 69 Murtala Mohammed Way Yaba. It has an assembly hall which can also be used for adult literacy classes and vocational training for female dropouts.
The children build a strong desire to learn which has a long-term impact on their future. In addition to launching the child's path to success in school, we provide parents with a safer alternative to nannies and neighbors, easing the childcare challenges for modern day women whose role is ever evolving
Notable Day Nursery Alumni
Mrs. Tete Adeleke
₦60,000 can change a girls life today.
How can you get involved? All it takes to give a child quality education is ₦60,000 a year. You can also donate towards the purchase of books and teaching materials, or donate books, textbooks and toys to the school to ensure these children have the best experience at a crucial point in their lives, this comes at a cost of ₦360,000 a term.
For more information about joining the Day Nursery Committee contact the Chairperson at