We will ensure quality learning and teaching in schools – Sanwo-Olu
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said his administration would ensure quality learning and education in schools across the state.
Sanwo-Olu, who was represented by the permanent secretary of the state Ministry of Education, Mr. Abayomi Abolaji, said this during the inauguration of the N32m building offered by the New Era Girls’ Secondary School, Surulere. , Lagos Alumni Association.
He said: “Our administration is committed to providing quality and quantitative education from primary to higher education in public and private schools.
“The state government is grateful to the old maids because government alone cannot provide quality education to the people of the state. “
The one-story building includes an audiovisual room, an e-learning section, offices, toilets and furnished with computers, chairs, tables, fans and a back-up generator.
In addition, Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotosho, hinted at the audience that the state government is installing fiber optic cables across the state. , which would help Internet connectivity in states and schools.
“The edifice will help students today, to be able to connect with others outside Lagos or elsewhere in a way that will improve their academics. The Lagos State government is also in the process of “Install 6,000 km of fiber optic cables. When this is completed, we will ensure that New Era Girls’ Secondary School in Lagos benefits,” he said.
In her welcoming speech, NEGSSLAA President Dr Tamra Runsewe-Abiodun, who is an associate professor at Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, said the building was a way to give back to their 74-year-old alma mater .
According to her, the building will serve three main purposes, namely to boost girls’ education through effective teaching and learning, vocational guidance and counseling, as well as sex and moral education.
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