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Yaaay! Bye bye to illiteracy in Lagos

In the bid to eradicate the huge level of illiteracy in Lagos State, the Lagos State Government has trained another batch of 250 Adult Education Teachers under the “Eko n’kekoo” programme, meaning Lagos is learning. Recall that the first batch of Adult Education teachers was trained in January 2017. The Special Adviser

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Indefinite Strike: Court orders LASPOTECH Unions to resume work

The National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos has directed the Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1st, 2017. This court ruling was given yesterday, Tuesday, August 15th 2017, by Hon. Justice F.I. Kola-Olalere pending the hearing and determination of the Unions’

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LASG to launch 300 new coding centres next month

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the implementation of the second phase of the CodeLagos Project, which will be launched in September 2017. The approval is coming on the heels of the successful implementation of the pilot phase of the project which has trained 5,464 students of primary and

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LASPOTECH Crisis: Lagos govt heads to court

In the aftermath of the recent indefinite strike embarked upon by the Unions in the Lagos State Polytechnic, the State Government has filed a motion on notice for interlocutory injunction before the National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos to restrain the unions from embarking on another strike action. The move by

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Lagos launches official site for Ready.Set.Work undergraduates internship scheme

The Lagos State Government yesterday, Thursday, June 15, 2017, announced the official opening of its website to register intending applicants for the 2017 edition of Ready.Set.Work (RSW) scheme. The scheme is an entrepreneurship and employability initiative designed to equip final year students of tertiary institutions in the State with the

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Lagos State To Flag Off Coding Initiative For Students

As part of efforts to make Lagos State the technology frontier in Africa, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode will officially unveil the ‘Code Lagos’ programme of the State Government on Friday November 11, 2016. The project which is in line with the Smart City initiative of the current administration is aimed at making

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