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LAGOS RELEASES MODEL COLLEGES PLACEMENT TEST RESULTS

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has announced the placement of 5,278 successful candidates, who scored 65% and above in the recent placement test, into the 16 Model Colleges/ Upgraded Secondary Schools in the State. Speaking on the outcome of the just concluded test in Alausa, the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mr. Adesina Odeyemi said that 10,592 …

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LASG INTRODUCES SCREENING TEST FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS

The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Education has announced that students seeking transfer into public secondary schools in the State for the 2017/2018 session will undergo a screening test to determine their suitability for enrollment in the class of their choice in State-owned Secondary Schools. The Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs. Mobola Babs-Akinyeye while addressing newsmen …

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LASG HANDS OVER TEACHERS ACCUSED OF DEFILING STUDENTS TO POLICE

The two teachers of Nazareth Junior/Senior College, Ibowon, Epe who were alleged to have defiled some students of the school have been handed over to the Police by the Lagos State Government. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr. Adesina Odeyemi, who disclosed this in his office, said that the arrest was effected following the confession by the teachers to …

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AMBODE UNVEILS LAGOS DIGITAL LIBRARY

.   .   . SAYS ACCESS TO EDUCATION IS A MUST FOR ALL The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday formally unveiled the State Digital Library, reiterating his administration’s commitment to providing access to education for all. The Governor, who was represented by Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello, said the decision to unveil a first-of-its-kind digital …

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LAGOS SCHOOLS TO RESUME ON APRIL 18

The Lagos State Government has announced that all Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools operating in the State are to resume on Tuesday, 18th April, 2017. A statement issued today by the Ministry of Education noted that there is a need for all schools (Public and Private) to adhere strictly to the Y2016/17 Academic Calendar jointly agreed upon at …

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LAGOS SCHOOLS TO RESUME ON APRIL 18

The Lagos State Government has announced that all Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools operating in the State are to resume on Tuesday, 18th April, 2017. A statement issued today by the Ministry of Education noted that there is a need for all schools (Public and Private) to adhere strictly to the Y2016/17 Academic Calendar jointly agreed upon at …

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CODELAGOS WILL TRAIN ONE MILLION LAGOSIANS ON COMPUTER PROGRAMMING- BANK-OLEMOH

Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemohon Thursday said the CodeLagos Programme, billed to be launched later this month will train one million Lagosians on computer programming. Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh who disclosed this at the commencement of a three-day training session for CodeLagos Master Trainers, said the programme …

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LAGOS COMMISSIONER HARPS ON IMPORTANCE OF SPORTS IN SCHOOL CURRICULUM

The Lagos State Acting Commissioner of Transportation, Prince Olanrewaju Elegushi has described sports as an essential part of schools’ activities designed to cater for the physical well-being of students which also inculcates the essence of competition in them. Prince Elegushi, who stated this while speaking at the Annual Inter-House Sports competition organized by Caleb British International School in Lagos held …

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AMBODE TASKS UBEC ON EDUCATION POLICY

As the quarterly meeting of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) hosted by the Lagos State Government came to a close today, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has tasked members of the commission to play useful role in drafting sound policies that would guide State Commissioners of Education in improving the standard of education across the country. The Governor gave the advice …

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