Lagos Approves E-Lecture Portals For Tertiary Institutions
Firstly, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved special e-portals
that will allow Lagos State tertiary institutions commence online lectures
as part of measures to reduce the impact of Coronavirus on education.
Moreover, the seven schools that will benefit from the initiative are Lagos State
University (LASU), Lagos State Polytechnic, Adeniran Ogunsanya College
Others are: Michael Otedola College of Primary Education, Lagos State
University College of Medicine (LASUCOM), Lagos College of Health
Technology and Lagos State College of Nursing and Midwifery.
This was disclosed in a statement signed Tokunbo Wahab, Special Adviser to the Governor on Education.
Moreover, Sanwo-Olu approved the virtual classes to ensure physical distancing
among students and their lecturers. In Addition, the move will also help in the
maintenance of the State’s tertiary academic calendar despite the
Finally, all students should maximise the unique opportunity to keep themselves
engaged while the lockdown arising from the pandemic lasts.
“Our special thanks must go to Mr. Governor for this approval and for making
Lagos the pacesetter among 21st century knowledge-driven societies”.