Category Archives: Education

Ambode Commissions New Model College, Primary School In Ikorodu Division

Wale JAGUN Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday, January 9, 2017, assured Lagosians that his administration will stop at nothing to provide the very best of education for every child at all levels in the State in line with its all inclusive policy. The Governor made this assurance while commissioning the newly constructed …

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Ambode Appoints Onibon As MOCPED Acting Provost

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday approved the appointment of Dr. Nosiru Olajide Onibon as the Acting Provost of the Michael Otedola College of Primary Education (MOCPED), Noforija, Epe. Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh in a statement on Thursday said the appointment takes immediate effect. Onibon’s appointment follows …

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LASG Commences Disbursement Of N635.5m Bursary, Scholarships Dec 27

–8,419 Students To Benefit The Lagos State Government on Friday, December 2, 2017, said it would commence the disbursement of bursaries and scholarships totaling N635.576million to a total of 8,419 students in the State tertiary institutions on December 27, 2017. In a statement by Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr Obafela Bank-Olemoh, the …

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Education District II Tutor-General, Parents’ Forum Parley On Education Development

Kunle ADELABU, Seun AJAYI, Oluwatobiloba ALAKE & Joseph FOLARIN -Parents call for reintroduction of discipline, levy, infrastructure development in public schools   Parents in Education District II have again called for the reintroduction of discipline in public schools and enjoined the Lagos State Government to provide more infrastructures and make school environment more conducive for …

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3rd International CEITD Conference: Rector, Scholars Call For Diversification of Nigeria’s Economy

Wale Jagun, Oluwaseun Ajayi, Modinat Adekojo, Ayobami Adejare & Folarin Joseph The Rector of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu, Mr Samuel Sogunro and other resource persons, at the 3-day international conference organized by the institution’s School of Engineering, have called for the diversification of the country’s economy in order to achieve  economic sustainability.   The …

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LASG To Begin Bursary, Scholarship Disbursement December

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to commence disbursement of bursaries and scholarships before the end of the month of December. Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh said Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had given approval for the disbursement, adding that it was in line with the continued commitment of his administration …

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Igbogbo Day 2017 Day 3: Debate, Yoruba Quiz, Spelling Bees Take Centre Stage

Oluwaseun Ajayi & Ameenat Olanrewaju (SIWES Student) The second edition of  School Debate, Yoruba Quiz and Spelling Bees, which are parts of the annual Igbogbo Day Celebrations,took centre stage  on Monday,November 20, 2017. The event, which involved the participation of several schools in Igbogbo community,was held at the Adeboruwa palace in igbogbo. His Royal Majesty …

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IKODEF Awards 18 Students Scholarship

Gabriel Isiwele, Okedeyi Adesina & Bisola Ogunleye (Ikorodu Division Office of the Ministry of Information) Ikorodu-Oga Day Educational Fund (IKODEF) has doled out scholarships to eighteen students from different tertiary institutions in celebration of the 26th Ikorodu Oga Day. Speaking on the rigorous process involved in selecting the eligible students out of the multitude that …

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Nigerian Teachers Must Immortalize Late Solaja Alagago – Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly

Kunle Adelabu -Hon. Akinsola receives Ikorodu NUT highest award The Majority Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, has challenged the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), Ikorodu branch, to immortalize a foremost educationist in Ikorodu division, Late Alhaji Abdularasaq Solaja Alagago, former Principal of the defunct Teachers’ Training College, Igbogbo.   The lawmaker, …

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LSUBEB Pledges To Improve Welfare of Schools Teachers

  The Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board Executive Chairman, Dr. Ganiyu Oluremi Sopeyin on Tuesday pledged that the Board would at all times articulate the requests of the State Primary Schools Teachers with a view to improve their welfare and enhance the system. Speaking during the 2016/2017 Merit Awards Ceremony at the SUBEB Multipurpose …

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