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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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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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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