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CODELAGOS: AMBODE APPROVES PHASE III

… Says N2m Prize For Winners Of First CodeLagos Contest In an effort to build on the milestones recorded by the CodeLagos initiative since its inception in 2017, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the expansion of the project to increase access for more Lagos residents, saying that Phase III will be targeted at increasing the reach …

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RESUMPTION DATE: LASG TO SANCTION ERRING SCHOOLS

Deputy Governor of Lagos State and the Superintendent of the Education Sector, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has reiterated the need for all schools in the State, both private and public, to comply with the School Calendar jointly agreed upon and resume on the 10th of September, 2018. Speaking at the Education Sectoral meeting on Thursday, Adebule frowned at a situation …

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Teachers Recruitment- LASG Sues for Patience

The Lagos State Government has urged applicants for the 2200 teachers recruitment in the State to be patient with the system.The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs Adebunmi Adekanye made the call following complaints by some applicants that the jobs portal (http//jobs:Lagos State.gov.ng) is slow. Adekanye opined that the portal was expected to be busy, given the number of applicants …

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STUDENTS WRITE TRANSFER SCREENING TEST INTO PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Students seeking transfer into public schools in Lagos State for 2018/2019 academic session into JSS.11& SS.I today, wrote screening test. The examination was aimed at testing the applicants’ academic capabilities for the class they applied for in the state owned schools.   The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs. Adebunmi Adekanye led a monitoring team to assess the conduct of …

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PARENTS URGED TO SHUN TOUTS AS SCHOOLS TRANSFER FORMS CLOSE

Lagos State Government has warned parents and guardians of students seeking transfer into public secondary schools in the State to be wary of fraudsters posing as intermediaries between parents and the Ministry of Education to facilitate the process. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs.AdebunmiAdekanye who made this known said the process is a simple one that does not require …

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LAGOS TEACHERS RECRUITMENT- BEWARE OF FRAUDSTERS

Sequel to the announcement of the intention of the Lagos State Government to inject additional 1000 teachers into the public schools by His Excellency, Governor of Lagos State, Mr. AkinwunmiAmbode some unscrupulous elements have been collecting data of intending applicants with the aim of defrauding them. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, MrsAdebunmiAdekanye counseled intending applicants to wait for the …

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TRANSFER FORMS  INTO JSS.II AND SS.I OUT, TEST HOLDS 27TH AUGUST, 2018

Lagos State Government has announced that transfer screening into public secondary schools in the State will hold on Wednesday, 17th August, 2018. The exercise will be conducted in the Six Education Districts by 9.00am to determine the fitness of the students into the classes they applied for in the State owned Secondary Schools. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs. …

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LAGOS EDUCATION POLICY WITH A WORLD CLASS DOCUMENT

The new draft of the Lagos Education policy has been described as the best in Nigeria and no push over document when compared with the top three education systems in the world. The former Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University, Ojo, Professor Peter Okebukola made this assertion at the Stakeholders Engagement forum on the Lagos Education Policy review. Okebukola, …

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LASG CELEBRATES YEAR 2018 COMMONWEALTH DAY

The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Education has joined the rest of the world to mark year 2018 Commomwealth Day in the six Education Districts in the state with the theme, “Towards a Common Future”. According to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs. Adebunmi Adekanye, represented by Tutor General/Permanent Secretary, Education District VI, Mrs. Olufunmilayo Onadipe in …

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LAGOS SCHOOLS TO CONDUCT WEDNESDAY ACTIVITIES IN YORUBA

  All Wednesday activities in public and private schools in Lagos State will henceforth be conducted in Yoruba Language. To underscore her seriousness about the implementation of the Yoruba Language preservation and Promotion Law, the Lagos State government has translated and released a Yoruba version of the National Anthem to Yoruba to enable students learn and render it daily on …

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