The Lagos State Government has revealed plans to shutdown 10,444 unregistered private schools in the state.
disclosure at the 3rd quarterly stakeholders’ forum of private schools
owners held at the Secretariat, Alausa in Ikeja, Lagos, on Monday.
“Government is not comfortable with our discovery that over 15,000
private schools are operating in the State and only just 4,556 are
approved and registered; Let me state it clearly, henceforth, Lagos
State Government will no longer allow private schools that are not duly
registered by the Lagos State Ministry of Education to operate in the
State, their operation becomes illegal henceforth in the State.”