By Gbenga Davies
Education they say is the bedrock of every society, this was what was showcased at the commissioning of St.Agnes Nursery & primary school Sabo Yaba by the Hon. Dr. Kayode Omiyale led Yaba Local Council Development Area, in Lagos.
The Chairman of the LCDA, in his welcome address commended the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu for supporting the indigine students scholarship scheme, he said his administration is up and doing in complementing the state government contributing their quota in the development of education at the primary school level.
Hon.Omiyale also noted that his administration is taking steps further to process admission for any of the students in Yaba Lcda that performed very well in Jamb exam and make the cutoff mark to the effect of establishing a synergy with the 3 major institutions in their domains.
He said as a government in the grassroot level they will continue to do their best quota for the development and growth of education within their available resources, he also empowered Youths through different skills acquisition programs and startup kits for their businesses.
The Hon. Commissioner for Education Lagos State Mrs Folashade Adefisayo while speaking to journalist said Hon. Kayode Omiyale has done a wonderful thing and so happy to be associated with him.
She went further that primary schools is the pureview of local government Chairmen and hoping that others Chairmen will emulate Hon. Omiyale in building something similar or do better because the more of the school projects will better the quality of education they are offering to the wonderful children of the state.
The Chairman LASUBEB Hon. Wahab Alawiye King said the project Hon Omiyale has done is what education is all about,building alliances and building consensus, he went further that Hon. Omiyale has been very supportive, coperative and always intervening in primary school education.
The Yaba Lcda Chairman Hon Kayode Omiyale, his Vice,Hon. Aileru,Hon Commissioner for Education Hon. Folashade Adefisayo, chairman LASUBEB, Hon.Wahab Alawiye King,Royal Fathers,Political leaders, Councillors later officially commissioned the Nursery and Primary school for the usage of the students.