LAGOS PLANS GREATER IMPROVEMENT IN PRIMARY EDUCATION

The Lagos State Government has reaffirmed its commitment to improving Basic Education in the State, highlighting the various programmes and initiatives introduced by the government to ensure that learning is accessible to all children across the State. The Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, maintained that the administration of Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu will continue to explore various avenues to make …

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LAGOS INTRODUCES EDUTAINMENT TO ENHANCE LEARNING FOR STUDENTS

The Lagos State Government has introduced Edutainment – the process of entertaining the pupils while also teaching them at the same time – to enhance better understanding and a further improvement in teaching and learning abilities of teachers and pupils. Speaking at the Y2021 Lagos State Festival of Instructional Materials held today at the Adeyemi-Bero Auditorium, Alausa, Ikeja, the Honourable Commissioner for Education, …

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RETIRED PERMANENT SECRETARY FROM 1968- TILL DATE

S/N          NAMES    YEAR1.Alh. Fatai A. Durosimi-Etti1968-19702.Chief Folarin Coker1970-19753.Mr. C. O. O. Philips1975-19764.Alh. S. A. Dawodu1976-19785.Mr. O. O. Esan1978-19796.Mrs. Stella Odesanya1979-19817.Mr. K. A. Solebo1981-19828.Mr. M. A. Awolesi1982-19839.Mr. Bayo. A. Badmus1984-198510.Mr. Gbolahan Sadare1985-198611.Mr. A. O. Anjorin1986-198812.Mr. Tunde Somoye1988-199013.Mr. Taiwo Ajomagberin1991-199214.Otunba S. Odugbesan1992-199415.Mrs. Fola Salu1994-199616.Mrs. Stella Omotesho1996-199717.Mr. Abayomi Morgan1997-199718.Mr. Ajao Lateef Babatunde1997-199819.Mr. G. A. Akintola1998-199920.Mrs. O. O. T. Benson1999-200121.Mrs. Josephine Osun2001-200622.Mrs. Victoria Akran2006-200723.Mrs. …

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RETIRED PAST COMMISSIONERS FROM 1968- TILL DATE

S/N        NAMES    YEAR1.Revd  Akin Adesola1968-19702.Chief A. Ogunsanya1970-19753.Mr. Adeyiga Ajayi1975-19764.Mr. Abisogun Leigh1976-19785.Engr. Akin Laguda1978-19796.Dr. Olawale Idris1979-19837.Mr. Olorunfunmi Bashorun1983-19838.Dr. Ajibade  Rokosu1984-19849.Engr. Olatunde Onipede1984-198710.Prof. Ajato Gandonu1987-199111.Mr. Waidi Sansaliyu1991-199212.Prof. Olusola Avoseh1992-199313.Prof. Aba Sagoe1993-199414.Prof. Ekundayo Simpson1994-199515.Prof. Femi Agbalajobi1995-199716.Chief Yekini Ajao1997-199817.Mrs. Sekinat Yussuf1998-199918.Chief Mumeen Badmus1999-200119.Dr. Idowu Sobowale2001-200320.Prof. Kunle Lawal2003-200621.Dr. Leke Pitan2006-200722.HEDG Princess Sarah. A. Sosan (Superintendent)2007-201123.Mrs. Olayinka Oladunjoye2011-201524.HEDG Dr. Idiat. O. Adebule (Superintendent)2015-201925.Mrs. Folasade O. Adefisayo2019- …

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LAGOS SET TO COMMENCE IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW BOARDING FEES FOR MODEL COLLEGES, UPGRADED SCHOOLS 

Lagos State Ministry of Education is set to commence the implementation of the experimental fee regime as agreed during a meeting of officials of the Ministry of Education, parents and lawmakers recently. In a recent statement, the State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, explained that the sum of N35,000, as agreed by the stakeholders at the meeting, will be paid …

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ENTRY AGE LIMIT: LAGOS DEBUNKS VIRAL REPORT ON SOCIAL MEDIA

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has debunked a social media report alleging that the State Government will, from next academic session, enforce the entry age of 12 years for pupils seeking admission into Junior Secondary School (JSS1) in a bid to deter underage registration. A statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, noted that the unsigned and undated document about …

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Y2021/2022 ACADEMIC SESSION: LASG WELCOMES STUDENTS, TEACHERS, OTHERS BACK TO SCHOOL

… Calls for Vigilance, Adherence to Safety Regulations The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, has welcomed students, teaching, non-teaching staff and administrators back to school for the Y2021/2022 academic session, declaring that the adoption of a uniform academic calendar would enable proper planning to ensure that pupils and students attend school for the required number of days in a …

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LAGOS ANNOUNCES SCHOOL RESUMPTION SCHEDULE FOR NEW ACADEMIC SESSION

… Adopts Staggered Resumption for Boarders in Model Colleges, Upgraded Schools The Lagos State Government has announced the resumption guidelines for the Y2021/2022 academic session for public and private schools across the State. In a release issued on Monday by the State Ministry of Education, the Honourable Commissioner, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, stated that all schools are expected to resume on Monday, …

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VETLAND SENIOR GRAMMAR SCHOOL WINS Y2021 GOVERNOR’S QUIZ COMPETITION

(L-R) Lalekan Ebere and Olabisi Divine, winners of the Senior Category, Y2021 Lagos State Governor’s Quiz Competition. Vetland Senior Grammar School, Ifako Ijaiye, has emerged champion of the keenly contested Lagos State Governor’s Quiz competition, defeating Amuwo Odofin Senior Secondary School, Mile 2 and Lagos State Senior Model College, Igbonla to the second and third positions respectively.  Speaking at the …

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