Lagos Has Reviewed School Curriculum – Education Commissioner

Kunle Adelabu The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, has revealed that the state government has reviewed the curriculum for schools in the state. She added the reviewed curriculum is currently being piloted. Mrs Adefisayo made the disclosure during the visit of the Ikorodu – Oga Development Association (IKODASS) delegation, led by its Chairman, Mr Rotimi Erogbogbo, to her office at the Ministry of Education, Alausa, lkeja. She also revealed that the state government is introducing skill acquisition into the secondary school system to accommodate students that are…

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IKODASS Highlights Problems, Solutions, Action Plans For Education In Ikorodu.

Kunle Adelabu As part of its strategies in engaging the residents through its Community Relations agenda, the Ikorodu – Oga Development Association (IKODASS) held a Stakeholders’ Meeting on Education in lkorodu division at the EROZ Place on Saturday, June 26, 2021. The summit, which was held under the leadership of Mr. Rotimi Erogbogbo, the Chairman of IKODASS, was themed, ‘Education in Ikorodu : Another Look’. As projected, the educational summit comprehensively evaluated the sector, noting the problems and challenges bedeviling it while also proferring enduring solutions to ameliorate the situation…

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IKODASS, Stakeholders Set To Take Another Look At State Of Education In Ikorodu

Wale Jagun As part of its strategies to engage the community through her Community Relations Committee, the Ikorodu-Oga Development Association (IKODASS) under the dynamic leadership of Mr. Rotimi Erogbogbo, will host a critical stakeholders' meeting to examine the state of education and educational facilities in Ikorodu. The meeting, tagged,’Education in Ikorodu, Another Look’, is scheduled to be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at Eroz Place, Borokinni Street, Aga, Ikorodu, by 10a.m. A release signed by the IKODASS Chairman, states stated  that the meeting will take a comprehensive look at…

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Oba Shotobi, Chiefs To Do More In Reversing Educational Infrastructure Deficit

Wale Jagun & Mariam Akinloye -Monarch commissions Blocks of 3 classrooms, administrative block, 4 toilets The Ayangbure of Ikorodu, His Royal Majesty, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi, the Ayangbure of Ikorodu, and his Chiefs have pledged their commitments towards the provision of more facilities to compliment the efforts of the government in raising educational standard in lkorodu and Lagos State in general. Also, Chief Yemi Lawal, the Bobamuero of Ikorodu Kingdom, and High Chief Adewunmi Ogunsanya, the Odofin of Ikorodu Kingdom, announced their readiness to ensure that there are good public…

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We Are Supporting, Assisting Government , Parents With Free NECO Forms – Chairman, Tortuga Frigate

Kunle Adelabu Tortuga Frigate, a humanitarian and Non – Governmental organization, has stated that its educational intervention in providing free National Examination Council (NECO) forms to brilliant and less privileged students who cannot afford it, is an intervention to support the government and parents. 55 NECO/SSCE forms were on Friday, May 7, 2021, presented to brilliant Senior Secondary School students and other less privileged students at a ceremony held at the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) Secretariat in Ikorodu. The group, which has many objectives among which is mentoring of…

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Tortuga Frigate Sets To Present NECO Forms To Students

Jare Babatunde A humanitarian and developmental platform, Tortuga Frigate, has concluded plans to distribute 55 Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) forms, being conducted by the National Examination Council (NECO), to brilliant and less privileged students who cannot afford it. The presentation of the forms to beneficiaries is scheduled to hold on Friday, May 7, 2021, at the Nigerian Union of Teachers Secretariat, (Teachers House), Methodist/Oga Primary Schools compound , Ikorodu. The Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Education, recently gave approval for the educational intervention by the group. Com.…

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Abiru Launches Bursary Scheme For Indigent Students In Lagos East

Wale Jagun The Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Distinguished Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA, has launched a registration portal for bursary application for indigent students of the Lagos East District who are studying in Lagos State-owned tertiary institutions. While inaugurating the Tokunbo Abiru Bursary Advisory Board on Friday, 30th April, 2021 at his senatorial office in Ikorodu, Senator Abiru urged the board members who are mostly lecturers in state-owned tertiary institutions to give primacy to academic excellence amongst other criteria in the selection process of…

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Schools To Resume Tuesday – LASG

Our Editor The Lagos State Government has announced that all Public and Private Schools in the State should resume for the Third Term of the Y2020/2021 academic session on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. A release issued by the Office of the Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, enjoined all school managers to enforce strict compliance with all subsisting protocols to curb the spread of COVID-19, just as they ensure that all students and staff are protected in the State. According to her, OEQA evaluators will be visiting…

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Hon. Agunbiade Gives Out 310 JAMB Forms, Pledges Monetary Reward For Best Students

Kunle Adelabu A total number of 310 prospective candidates for Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges of Education from Ikorodu Division, on Friday, April 23, 2021, received Free JAMB forms from the Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly and representative of the Ikorodu Constituency I, Hon. Sanai Agunibiade. The best student in the JAMB examination, according to the four – term lawmaker, will be rewarded and celebrated as part of the lawmaker’s plans to further motivate beneficiaries to perform very well in the examination. The beneficiaries of the lawmaker’s…

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Lagos Majority Leader To Distribute 250 JAMB Forms, Sponsor Students For CBT Training

Wale Jagun The representative of the Ikorodu Constituency I and the Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade, has put machinery in motion to distribute 250 JAMB forms to students in his constituency. Aside  the distribution of the JAMB forms, which is part of the lawmaker’s ‘2021 Educational Development Programme’, the lawmaker will also sponsor the registration and training for the Computer Based Test (CBT) for beneficiaries. According to the statement by the lawmaker’s Directorate of Education, the initiative is part of the four –…

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