Category Archives: Education

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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World Class Educational School,Kingsmead College Berths In Ikorodu

Kunle Adelabu & Wale Jagun. -Oba Kasali, Prince Ogunleye, Hon. Benson, Hon. Solaja, others laud owner. Kingsmead College, an educational institution established to provide excellent and quality education for tomorrow’s leaders, has berthed in Ikorodu. The college,which is located in Erunwen in Ikorodu and boast of global academic standard,was commissioned by His Royal Majesty, Oba …

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LASU Sacks 15 Lecturers, Two Non-Academic Staff

The authorities of the Lagos State University, LASU, has sacked 15 lecturers, two non-academic staff and demoted two others over act of misconduct. The Governing Council of the school took the decision to sack the affected staff at its Meeting of Thursday 7 September, 2017, in accordance with Section 6(1) and (2) of the Lagos State …

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LEARN: Students Exhibit Passion, Plan To Develop Vocational Skills

Kunle Adelabu. -Students, Tutors eulogise initiative. It was testimony galore at the Oriwu Model College, Ikorodu, one of the venues for the Lagos Empowerment Resource Initiative (LEARN), in Education District II, as student participants, who cut across secondary schools in Ikorodu division, exhibited their passion for vocational studies. The students, who are being trained in …

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Model Colleges: Lagos Releases Placement Test Results

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has announced the placement of 5,278 successful candidates, who scored 65% and above in the recent placement test, into the 16 Model Colleges/ Upgraded Secondary Schools in the State. Speaking on the outcome of the just concluded test in Alausa, the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mr. …

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Press Release: ASUU/FG Ends Crucial Meeting

The meeting between leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU ) and the Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige has just ended. The meeting held at the Minister’s Conference Room, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Federal Secreatriat , Abuja took significant steps towards the resolution of the issues raised by ASUU. …

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The Shameful State of African Primary School, Erikorodo in Ikorodu division, Calls For Urgent Attention From Government, Community

These ugly images, which depict the present state of the African Primary School, Erikorodo in Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area of Ikorodu Division, underscore the level of the degeneration of the educational sector in the country. What really made the dilapidatory condition of this school to be sadden is that it is the only …

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LASPOTECH Strike: Court Orders Unions To Call-off Strike

The National Industrial Court in Ikoyi has directed the Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1st, 2017. In a press statement issued by the Special Adviser to the Governor on education, said that Hon. Justice F.I. Kola-Olalere gave the order in his ruling on Tuesday, …

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LASPOTECH Strike: Industrial Court Resume Hearing Today

The National Industrial Court (NIC) will resume hearing today, Tuesday, August 15, 2017, in the matter instituted against Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnic (SSANIP) and Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), Lagos State Polytechnic Chapters by the Lagos State Government. Government has filed a motion on notice for interlocutory injunction …

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