Category Archives: Education

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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Gov. Ambode Approves Phase 2 of CodeLagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the implementation of the second phase of the CodeLagos Project, which will be launched in September 2017. The approval is coming on the heels of the successful implementation of the pilot phase of the project which has trained 5,464 students of primary and secondary schools across the …

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LASPOTECH Crisis Update: Unions Make Bean Cakes Infront of Rector’s Office

The protest against the Rector of Lagos State Polytechnic, Mr Samuel Sogunro and its management team took another dramatic dimension on Friday, August 11, 2017, as members of Academics Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Senior Staff Association Nigeria Polytechnics (SSANIP) and Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) Chapters, who have been protesting since …

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ASUP National, Zonal Bodies Back LASPOTECH Chapter Against Management Over CONTISS 15 Migration Salary Arrears Crisis

Kunle Adelabu. -The union has a very good case against the Rector, management – ASUP Zonal Coordinator -Rector is recalcitrant –ASUP  National Vice chairman -Saying anything will amount to contempt of court – LASPOTECH PRO The national and zonal bodies of the Academics Staff Union of Polytechnics(ASUP) have declared their supports for the Lagos State …

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LASPOTECH Staff Unions Admonish Gov. Ambode To Hear Them Out

Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Lagos State Polytechnic chapter, has enjoined Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State, to hear their positions on the ongoing strike and the court action instituted by the government. In a release signed by its general secretary, Comrade Olayinka Uthman, the union debunked the press release allegedly emanated from …

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LASPOTECH Unions Resume Strike

Wale Jagun. The Lagos State Polytechnic Staff Unions  Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), and Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) have resumed the suspended strike action after the expiration of the July 31th deadline given to the state government and the school management to respond to their requests.   The deadline given to the State Government …

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BREAKING: WAEC Releases 2017 Examination Results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on Monday, july 17, 2017, releaed results of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The information was released via the official twitter page of the exam body indicated that more students scored credit passes in 5 subjects and above compared to 2015 and 2016 According to Naij.com, …

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