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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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AMBODE UNVEILS PLANS TO CONSTRUCT 6,000 BED HOSTEL IN LASU

…As 36,540 Students Graduate From Institution Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday revealed plans by his administration to build a 6000-bed hostel within the campus of Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo in partnership with the private sector to improve on the learning experience in the institution. Speaking at the 21st Convocation ceremony of LASU held at the university’s …

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LAGOS NEEDS N60BN TO REVAMP PUBLIC SCHOOLS- AMBODE

…Says N10bn Already Spent On Rehabilitation …Reveals Plan For A-Meal-A-Day Programme Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has said that his administration would require about N60billion to give public schools in the State a befitting facelift as well as set up new schools especially in the riverine areas. The Governor, who said this during an interview with journalists, said though …

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LASG TO OPEN FIRST EDUCATIONAL PORTAL FOR STUDENTS

The Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh has disclosed that Lagos State is set to open an educational portal under the code Lagos initiative of the State Ministry of Education. Bank-Olemoh stated that the initiative is targeted towards getting an average of one million students in the State learn ICT modern technologies by 2019, adding that …

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