An education system that consistently fails to produce graduates that can add value to the society, but rather continues to deliver worrying levels of unemployment and underemployment cannot be said to be worth all the humungous sums being poured into it annually. The argument has always been for more investment, but the fact is that under the present structure and curriculum more money will translate to more problems.

EPL will give priority attention to education with a view to evolving a better skilled populace that exports the products of knowledge rather than the current obsession with exporting commodities which bear an inverse relationship with human development.