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    TRIBUTE: Lawal, Chuks, Isa – a thousand unsung heroes – educating children the low cost way

TRIBUTE: Lawal, Chuks, Isa – a thousand unsung heroes – educating children the low cost way

Funmilayo Lawal has to hawk bread and butter through the nooks and crannies of Ogudu-Ojota axis of Lagos state to put her children through school.Government-run public schools are free, but “not good enough” for Lawal, who resorted to a low cost private school because she wants “the best” for her children.Chukwuemeka Irabor and his wife run a petty business at [...]

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    THE QUESTION: Are low-cost private schools the solution to Lagos’ education problems?

THE QUESTION: Are low-cost private schools the solution to Lagos’ education problems?

Lateef Jakande, the first civilian governor of Lagos state is regarded as an icon of good public education in the state, after the order of Obafemi Awolowo’s free education. As far back as 1979, Lagos state had an education deficiency that led Jakande to construct the much-maligned makeshift classrooms, which his critics branded “chicken pens”.Despite criticism, Jakande went on to build at [...]

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