Oyo state government to rehabilitate hundred public schools before February 2018
18 Aug, 2017
Oyo State Government has approved a sum of 1.9 billion naira for the rehabilitation of 100 selected public schools across the state. The Commissioner for education, science and technology, Professor Joseph Olowofela, made the disclosure during an inter-ministerial at the state secretariat. The commissioner stated that the rehabilitation of the selected schools would commence in September and the project was expected to be completed by February, 2018.
He explained that the Ajimobi-led administration has evolved several policies aimed at repositioning the education sector in the state, adding that the current administration would leave a legacy subsequent administration would be proud to leverage on. Professor Olowofela also said that the state government has committed over 22 billion naira to Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH from 2011 to date and that the state government remained committed to transforming LAUTECH despite current challenge.