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LAGOS WINS “BEST PERFORMING SUBEB AWARD”

The efforts of the Lagos State Government to improve the standard of education in Lagos through State Universal Basic Education Board has started to yield positive result as the Executive Chairman of SUBEB, Dr. Ganiyu Oluremi Sopeyin has emerged as the Best Performing Chairman in the South West while Team Lagos came third in the Inter-SUBEB Schools Debate Championship held …

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LAGOS SEEKS CORPORATE ORGANISATIONS’ SUPPORT FOR EDUCATION

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has called on corporate organisations and other philanthropists in the society to support the State government in its desire to provide quality and functional education that will guarantee a better future for the children. Dr. Adebule made the call today while commissioning a Two-Storey building donated by Mr. Chahid Raffoul, the Managing …

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LAGOS STATE ISSUES TWO WEEK-ULTIMATUM TO UNREGISTERED PRIVATE SCHOOL OWNERS

In line with the pursuit of the Lagos State Government to ensure delivery of high quality education to all pupils and students in the State, the government has directed all proprietors of private schools, irrespective of their accreditation status, to register their educational institutions at the State Educational District within their areas of operation on or before 31st of July, …

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LAGOS RECORDS UPSURGE IN PLACEMENT TEST

Lagos State has recorded an upsurge in this year’s Primary six placement test into Junior Secondary School 1 with a total number of 168,843 pupils from State-owned public schools and their private counterparts taking part in the test. The test which held in 255 designated centres across the State was adjudged one of the best ever recorded by the State …

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LASG TO RECRUIT 1000 TEACHERS IN LAGOS STATE PUBLIC SECONDARY SCHOOLS

In a bid to improve teaching and learning in Lagos State public secondary schools, the Government is set to recruit additional 1000 teachers to fill the vacancies in the classrooms. This was made public today by the Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule at the flag-off of the sensitization seminar on Healthy Living for staff of the Post-Primary Teaching Service …

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LAGOS TO ENGAGE GRADUATES OF TECHNICAL COLLEGES IN SCHOOL INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE

Lagos State Government has said that it would engage graduates of its technical colleges in a ‘Maintenance Gang’ initiative to be unveiled in August this year for maintenance and renovation works of public schools across the State. The State Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs) Idiat Adebule made this known today at the graduation ceremony of NECA-ITF Technical Skills Development Project for …

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WE’RE ON COURSE TO TRANSFORM EDUCATION SECTOR – AMBODE

…Hosts 16th One-Day Governor Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday expressed delight at the winning of the annual Spelling Bee Competition by students of public schools in the State, saying that the development was an eloquent testimony that his administration is on the right path to transform the education sector. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the Lagos House, …

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OBAFELA BANK-OLEMOH,Special Adviser, Education

The Special Adviser on Education: Obafela Bank-Olemoh is an astute visionary, strategist and administrator per excellence with a verifiable track record of impact in his almost 20 years of professional and social service engagements. He represents the new generation of middle-aged Nigerians who are passionately committed to the realization of the “New Nigeria” that can only be achieved through hard …

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