Tagged: Lagos State

academic staff

LASU CONFIRMED DISMISSAL OF 3 ACADEMIC STAFF

Academic staff of the Lagos State University (LASU), On Tuesday confirmed the dismissal of three of its academic staff for sexual harassment and misconduct. The university’s spokesman, Mr Ademola Adekoya, said the institution’s Governing Council took the dismissal decision at its 119th Statutory Meeting on Oct 4, .As recommended by...

cross river

Lagos State To Begin Recruitment Of 2,200 Teachers

Lagos State Government on Wednesday said it is; set to recruit over two thousand teachers into its primary and secondary schools. The recruited teachers will be; posted to government-owned primary and secondary schools across the 20 local governments and 37 local council development areas in the State. Lagos State Government...

arinze

Joke Silver, Segun Arinze, Others Mentor LASU Student

Actress Joke Silver, actor Segun Arinze and a female pilot, Mrs Enitan Dan-Faparusi, on Tuesday led other mentors to chart a path for students toward building careers and realising life ambitions. L – R LASU Alumna, Legal Practitioner/Certified Pilot, Mrs Enitan Dan Faparusi ,LASU Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, Mrs...

SUJIMOTO

SUJIMOTO INSPIRES UNILAG STUDENTS.

Real estate company, Sujimoto Construction, sought to inspire many students recently when it held an intensive ‘Internship & Mentorship Programme’. In his welcome speech, the CEO of Sujimoto Construction, Sijibomi Ogundele, said the programme was part of the company’s CSR initiative, aimed at equipping young Nigerians to be self-sufficient and...

Arrest

LASU Management Planning Illegal Arrest of Our Members

The Academic Staff Union of Universities of the Lagos State University, Ojo, has raised alarm that the institution’s authority is planning on using security forces to arrest its members on trumped up charges of burglary and theft of documents. Few weeks ago, the union raised alarm over the professorial promotion...

LAUNCH

UNILAG LAUNCH CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE

The University of Lagos ( UNILAG ) says it has concluded arrangements for its research agenda setting workshop and launch of the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) Centres of Excellence, would improve its PhD training and research activities. Prof Gbenga Nubi, a member of the organising committee for the workshop,...

OJELADE

OJELADE Reiterates The Importance of Vocational Education

DEAN of Federal College of Education Technical, Akoka Lagos, Dr AYP Ojelade has reiterated the importance of vocational education in the economic diversification of Nigeria. Mallam Adamu Adamu, the Minister of Education Ojelade spoke during the four-day 8th edition of National Conference of School of Vocational Education at Federal College...

AKINWUMI

AKINWUMI URGUES IMPROVED WELFARE FOR NYSC

Gov. Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos State has urged employers of the NYSC members to improve on their welfare and create conducive environment for them during the service. Akinwumi made the call on Monday in Lagos, during the official closing ceremony of the orientation course for the 2018 batch “B” of...

SOSAN

SOSAN Urges Students to Learn French to Boost Career

A former Deovernor of Lagos State, Mrs Sarah Sosan, on Saturday urged Nigerian students to learn French to increase their chances of getting international jobs. Sosan, also a former school principal, said in Lagos that French was the second most widely taught and learned language after English and the sixth...

LBS

LBS TO LAUNCH DIGITAL FINANCIAL INCLUSION

The Sustainable and Inclusive Digital Financial Services initiative, SIDFS of the Lagos Business School, LBS has announced a partnership with Dalberg, to launch a report intended to create an inclusive ecosystem for financial services in Nigeria. The launch, which is expected to take place in Lagos, would also feature a...

fidson

FIDSON on Good Nutrition for Educational Development

Like the saying, ‘a healthy nation is a wealthy nation,’ Lagos State Government in collaboration with the Fidson Healthcare Plc has stressed the importance of good nutrition among Nigerian school children as a major factor to developing education and guaranteeing better future leaders. Assorted fruits Addressing journalists during the 8th...

Chalker

LASU TO HOST MINISTER BARONESS LYNDA CHALKER.

The Lagos State University (LASU) through its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, told newsmen on Tuesday in Lagos that the university will host a Former United Kingdom Foreign Minister, Baroness Lynda Chalker, on August 15. The former UK minister would feature in “An Afternoon with Baroness Lynda Chalker. Fagbohun said...

Uyo

FOUNDATION FOR UNILAG RESEARCH CENTER IN UYO

UNILAG ALUMNI GETS RESEARCH CENTRE IN UYO Foundation for the construction of University of Lagos Alumni Association Research Centre was; laid today in Uyo by Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel. The project is; sited at Banking Layout on Udo Udoma Avenue, Uyo. When completed, the research centre will...

TINUBU

TINUBU TO BUILD FACULTY OF ARTS COMPLEX IN LASU

A former Governor of Lagos State and Leader of the APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, has offered to build a complex to house the faculty of arts at the Lagos State University (LASU) in Ojo. The Vice-Chancellor of LASU, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, made the announcement at a news conference on...

LABORATORY

LAUTECH INDUCTS MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENTISTS

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, has inducted 67 new medical laboratory scientists. Mr Lekan Fadeyi, the institution’s Public Relations Officer disclosed this in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) in Ibadan on Sunday. The new 67 medical laboratory scientists swore to the oath of practice...

ADEOTI

LAUTECH EXPELS SON OF EX-OSUN SSG, ADEOTI

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso has expelled the son of the immediate past Secretary to Osun State Government, Alhaji Mashood Adeoti, AbdulAfeez Adeoti. In a report by three others were also expelled along with the son of Adeoti, while the institution placed eight other students on suspension following...

SAN

LASU VC, OTHERS PROMOTED TO SAN.

The Lagos State University Vice Chancellor; Olanrewaju Fagbohun and the Director General of the Nigerian Law School, Isa Hayatu Chiroma are; among the 31 newly promoted to the rank of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN. This is contained in a press release from the Legal Practitioners ’ Privileges Committee...

secretariat

COLLEGE OF SURGEONS IS BUILDING SECRETARIAT

The West African College of Surgeons has reiterated why it embarked on the construction of a permanent secretariat for its operations. The College stated that its leadership decided to invest in the project as part of its strategic plan to become self-sufficient in its core mandate and vision, and to...

Games

REGISTER FOR PRIVATE SCHOOL BIGGEST GAMES.

Private School Games a multi sport competition tailored for Private Secondary Schools in Nigeria. It is an initiative geared towards cultivating skills, talents and initiating friendships through Sports event management and marketing. PSG has the potential to be a defining engagement for the Nigerian sports framework. It provides a platform...

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19 STUDENTS EXPELLED FROM YABATECH

The management of the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos has expelled nineteen students of the institution over various offences relating to examination malpractices. The affected students belong to various departments within the school and cut across both full-time and part-time programmes. In three different circulars published yesterday in the school,...

Winners

WINNERS EMERGE IN MAIDEN CODING COMPETITION.

Winners have emerged in the maiden edition of the Code Lagos competition tagged the “Lagos Code Week”. The competition, which was; organised by the Lagos State Ministry of Education brought together secondary school students in both public and private schools across the state. The competitors were; divided into groups of...

LAGOON

STUDENTS OF LASU JUMPS INTO LAGOS LAGOON.

An undergraduate student of Lagos State University (LASU), Kingsley Gabriel, jumped into Lagos lagoon, yesterday. The student was; said to have jumped from Falomo Bridge into the lagoon at about 11 am, but no reason was; given for his action. The General Manager, Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Damilola...

southbank

LASU PARTNERS SOUTHBANK UNIVERSITY, OTHERS

Aside being ranked as the third best state university in Nigeria, Lagos State University, LASU, Ojo is; set to be among the world’s top ranking institutions; through her partnership programmes with London Southbank University; University of Georgia; Cornell University; Indiana University; University of Education among others. Speaking recently with journalists,...

Afriture

NYSC MEMBER WINS AFRITURE PAINTING 2018

An NYSC 2017 “batch B” member, Julius Agbaje, on Wednesday emerged the winner of the Afriture Painting 2018 competition held in Lagos. The 26-year-old Corps member who was; doing his primary assignment in Silverbird Art Gallaria went home with a  cheque of $2,500. The competition was held at  Omenka Arts Gallery, Ikoyi with Agbaje coming as; the winner...