Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday inaugurated a 15-classroom Block Ogombo Senior High School, built by the Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO).
Sanwo-Olu assured Lagos residents of his administration’s commitment to maintaining high-quality education in the state through massive investment in educational infrastructure.
The governor stated this at the unveiling of the Ogombo Senior High School in the Eti-Osa East Local Government Area donated by COWLSO
He added that COWLSO under the leadership of its Chairman and his wife, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has continued to be a dependable partner with the state government in actualising the vision of the administration in the area of education and technology which is one of the pillars of his T.H.E.M.E.S + Agenda.
COWLSO built the first senior secondary school in the community to address the plight of deprived pupils, who have had to trek long distances from their homes to senior secondary schools in neighbouring towns.
While speaking, the Chairman of COWLSO, Dr Ibijoke described the project as a fully completed and equipped 3-floor educational structure, with 15 Ultra-modern classrooms, 30 toilets, libraries, laboratories, ICT Centre, offices for teaching and management staff as well as a well-equipped sick bay.
She said the project was carried out in collaboration with the Lagos State Committee on Rehabilitation of Public Schools (SCRPS).
Giving an overview of the project, the wife of the Deputy Governor of Lagos State, and Chairman COWLSO project Committee, Mrs. Oluremi Hamzat, described Ogombo Senior High School as a masterpiece, fitted with modern state-of-the-art facilities and a completely serene and enabling environment for children to learn.
According to her, Ogombo Senior High School is a 3-floor project built on a pile foundation with a ramp for the physically challenged