The 18 government owned primary school teaching and non-teaching staff had earlier today assembled at the Agunbiabe Schools Complex for the audit and verification exercise mandated by Lagos State Ministry of Education.
The four days exercise is supervised by Lagos State Ministry of Education and coordinated by the Education Department of Somolu Local Government. Head of Education Department in Somolu Local Government, Mr. Salisu Ibrahim, said all staff members of his department are involved in the exercise. “The exercise is going on simultaneously in all the 57 councils in Lagos State”, he added.
The Executive Chairman of Somolu Local Government, Hon. Abdul Hamed Salawu, was represented by his Vice, Hon. Bowale Sosimi who is also the Supervisory Councilor for Education.
Hon. Lateef Ashimi who is the Special Adviser on Education to the Executive Chairman said the audit and verification exercise will help the state and local governments to determine the needs of educational sector.