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Public schools in Lagos needs N60billion to be revamped- Ambode

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*Says N10billion already spent on rehabilitation *Reveals plan for a-meal-a-day programme By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that his administration would require about N60billion to give public schools in the State a befitting facelift as well as set up new schools especially in the …

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Hajiya Aisha Bagudu, wife of Kebbi Gov, calls on FG to improve teachers’ welfare

*Help one another to be stronger – Tonto Dikeh Wife of Kebbi Governor, Hajiya Aisha Bagudu, has called on the Federal Government to improve teachers’ welfare to enhance their performance and standard of education. Bagudu made this call at a seminar organised by the FAME Foundation, for female head teachers …

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Ambode to deploy drone made by Laspotech for aerial surveillance

*Approves new auditorium, administrative block, sports complex for institution *As 9228 students graduate from 32 departments By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the State Government would deploy drone made by the staff and students of Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to effectively carry out …

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Unilorin suspends two lecturers for alleged insubordination

*Whistle blowing on VC’s wife cause of suspension Management and governing council of the University of Ilorin have suspended and issued suspension letters to two of its lecturers, on the basis of alleged insubordination. The lecturers, Kayode Afolayan and Dr Solomon Oyelekan, who are the Factional Chairman and Secretary of …

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Christian parents in Kwara kick against merging CRK with other subjects 

Christian parents in Kwara has kicked against the state government’s decision to merge Christian Religion Knowledge (CRK) with any other subject taught in public schools in the state. Speaking on behalf of the parents on Tuesday in Ilorin, Pastor Philip Hambolu said that the parents vehemently rejected any attempt to …

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175,000 pupils benefit from ambode’s wife educational kits

  By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, on Monday commenced the distribution of 175,000 educational kits, consisting of school shoes and socks to children across the State public primary schools. Speaking at the Central Primary School, Oba Akinjobi Ikeja, one of the venues slated …

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KWSG donates N1m to C & S College student with spinal cord injury

*Tree fell on him during environmental sanitation Kwara State Government Monday donated a sum of one million naira to the family of a student of Cherubim and Seraphim College, Ilorin, Ibrahim Garba who has a spinal cord injury. The State Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Engineer Musa Yeketi who …

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UNILORIN: VC suspends ASUU Officials for exposing his second wife, sleaze

*University turned into family business, managed without rules Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) chairman and secretary, University of Ilorin branch have been suspended by the university administration after the local branch drew public attention to illegal appointment of the vice chancellor’s second wife and her promotion in less than …

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Shun negative values, vices, Ambode charges students

*Lays foundation of  two additional model colleges By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday advised students in the State to fully embrace the opportunities being provided by his administration in the education sector and shun all negative values and vices that could hinder them from realising …

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Unilorin gets 7 days ultimatum from CATBAN on impunity

*Impunity and endemic fraud at University of Ilorin must stop Citizens Action To Take Back Nigeria (CATBAN) has given the University of Ilorin authorities seven days to stop what she called “the ongoing systemic fraud and economic corruption taking place  where innocent students have constantly fallen victim to this unfortunate …

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