Edna Obaze

Emerald Schools’ Corporate Social Responsibility commendable, Lagos Education Commissioner, Adefisayo extols management

Commissioner for Education in Lagos State, Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo has congratulated the management and staff of Emerald Schools on the commissioning of the Emerald Day Secondary school in Ifako, Gbagada, Lagos, saying the education sector needs solid system to raise quality children. Adefisayo who spoke at the commissioning of the school on Friday said the […]

Ajewole Empowers Kwara Students As State ANCOPPS Ready To Partner Foundation

A strong believer in quality education, Engineer Ajewole Damilare has empowered students in Kwara State through his foundation. The number of students who could not afford the examination fees which is an issue in the state prompted his philanthropic gesture to render help. Recently, the trained engineer, Ajewole reached out to students in need in […]

Inside Oyo School Where Students Learn Under Canopy

*Average of 100 pupils in a classroom *Students don’t assimilate after 12noon *Primary, secondary school use same toilet facility *Principal, 12Teachers, 65 pupils use same classroom *Six students to a bench *Education takes lion share (22%) of state’s N226.6bn budget in 2021 *Oyo is ranked number 20 in literacy rate among Nigerian states by UNESCO […]

Ondo Community Laments Poor State Of Public Primary School

By Emmanuel Adeniran Investigations have revealed that facilities in some primary schools in some Ondo State communities are currently below standard, whereby making learning condition for the pupils very difficult. A visit to the L. A. Primary School located in the remote Awule community in Akure South Local Government Area of the state is an […]

Lagos State

Why Lagos Ministry of Education Pulled Old Contents From Website After Six Months

Six months after the administration of former governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the state’s ministry of education still featured names of officers in the former administration on the website of the department until recently. Mr. Ambode’s Deputy, Dr. (Mrs.) Idiat Oluranti Adebule according to the website was still the Commissioner for Education meaning […]

Tomia school

We Need Functioning Schools Like Other Lagos Communities – Riverine Communities Demand

The Lagos State Government has invested over N150bn in the education sector of the state in the last three years according to www.yourbudgit.com. Combating annual increase in school enrollment, it is said that the state can only handle 40 percent of the pupils in the state despite the huge budget. Lagos State is among the […]

Margaret

Why We Distribute Mathematical Sets In Public Schools -Margaret Innocent

Margaret Innocent is the chairperson of Deo Gratias Initiative; a nongovernmental organisation that supports students of public schools with educational materials majorly mathematical sets. A broadcaster with a golden voice and a heart of gold, she is particularly passionate about students especially the girl child. In recent years the organisation has distributed hundreds of mathematical […]

Malpass, Ahmed and other Panelists on Borrowing and Transparency

We’ll Show Nigerians Why We Borrow–Finance Minister

**Senator Says Debts Okay For Development Tayo Olanipekun, Washington DC The government is willing to show to Nigerians what projects its various debts are tied to as details of these are not currently in the public domain, the Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed, has said. She made this known on Thursday at a panel discussion during […]