INSIDEMAINLAND – Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, January 26, 2022, said the state government will merge the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Ijanikin, and the Michael Otedola College of Primary Education, Epe, to become a university of education.
The Governor also said the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu, would now become a University of science.
He disclosed this while speaking as the Special Guest of Honour during the public presentation of a book “Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe @60: Audacity of Resilience”.
The launch was in honour of the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe.
The Governor said the two new universities would take off after the approval given by the National Universities Commission, NUC.
He assured that the state government would not fail to adequately fund its existing tertiary and other institutions.