LAGOS STUDENTS EMERGE CHAMPIONS AT Y2022 NATIONAL JETS COMPETITION

… As Education Commissioner Charges Students to be Problem Solvers, Critical Thinkers Lagos State Students have emerged winners of the 2022 National Junior Engineers, Technicians and Scientists (JETS) competition held at Keffi, Nasarawa State. The Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, who received the victorious team at the Ministry of Education Conference Room, commended the students and their tutors for …

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LAGOS KICKS-OFF COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL PROGRAMME

… Pilot Begins with 12 Senior Secondary Schools … Pioneer Students to Receive Mobile-Tablets The administration of Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has commenced the fit-for-purpose educational system in Lagos State with the establishment of a Comprehensive School System in 12 Senior Secondary Schools across the State. Speaking on the commencement of the programme, the Honourable Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade …

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LAGOS EXPLORES AVENUES TO BOOST SCIENCE STUDENTS’ TALENTS, SKILLS

The Lagos State Government has intensified efforts to create avenues for science students to exhibit their talents and skills that aid non-academic activities and will play crucial roles in learning and preparing them for a better future. The Honourable Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, disclosed this at the award ceremony for the Y2021 World Science Day Egg Drop Challenge, saying that the …

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LAGOS, US CONSULATE PARTNER ON TECH TRAINING FOR STUDENTS

… Organise Africa’s first Drone Soccer Competition in Schools The Lagos State Government, in its bid to develop tech-savvy students, boost their skills and expose them to best international practices, has partnered with the US Consulate on tech training for students across the State. The Honourable Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, disclosed this at the STEAM UP Lagos Drone …

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LASG URGES ADMINISTRATORS TO STEP UP SAFETY IN SCHOOLS

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has urged administrators in all public and private schools in the State to step up safety measures towards reducing insecurity and untoward incidences. The Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, made the appeal in a statement issued to welcome students, teachers and school administrators to the beginning of a New Year and Second Term of Y2021/2022 School Session in Lagos State. She directed school administrators to ensure that exposure of students to …

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COMMISSIONER CALLS FOR COLLECTIVE EFFORTS TO IMPROVE EDUCATION SECTOR

… As Odo-Obara High School Old Students’ Association Celebrates 41st Anniversary/Reunion Party The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folashade Adefisyo, has called on stakeholders, NGOs and well-meaning individuals to collectively address the challenges in the education sector, stressing that all issues in the sector cannot be solved by the government alone. The Commissioner made the call during the celebration …

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SANWO-OLU ADMONISHES STUDENTS TO SHUN BULLYING, CULTISM

… Commissions 180-Bed Hostel, Block of Classrooms, Others at Model College Igbokuta The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has admonished students to shun all acts of bullying and cultism as the government will not condone such behaviour, irrespective of who is involved, just as he equally advised teachers to listen more to their students in order to prevent …

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LAGOS EXPLORES AVENUES TO BOOST STUDENTS’ TALENTS, SKILLS

The Lagos State Government has intensified efforts to create avenues for students to exhibit their talents and skills that aid non-academic activities and will play crucial roles in learning and preparing the children for a better future. Honourable Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, disclosed this at the Y2021 ‘Recite, Act and Excel’ programme, stating that the Ministry embarked on the …

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LASG ORDERS INDEFINITE CLOSURE OF DOWEN COLLEGE 

The Lagos State Government has ordered the indefinite closure of Dowen College, Lekki, pending the outcome of an investigation into the death of Master Sylvester Oromoni (Jnr), a student of the school. The State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, announced the closure after a meeting with the School’s Management and Staff on Friday. Mrs. Adefisayo, however, called for calm among …

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