The Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun has announced plans to start a public display of examination results in Secondary Schools in the state to foster what is described as ‘healthy competition’.
According to the governor sho spoke through his Special Adviser on Primary and Secondary Education, Mrs Ronke Soyombo, the practice will restore discipline, excellence and good morals to public schools in the state.
Soyombo declared, “In times past, Ogun State public secondary schools were standard model schools that churned out great and successful people that are now doing well in their chosen fields.”
Special Adviser made the statement during a meeting with All Nigeria Conference of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS), led by its President, Olubunmi Womiloju, in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta.
She said: “Excellence and discipline were a priority, with healthy competitions among the schools back then. This is what the present administration is working to restore, and we believe that together we can bring the lost glory of our schools back.
“We will restore discipline, excellence and good morals to our schools. Results of our students will now be made public to foster more efforts and healthy competitions; security in schools will be heightened; school management and standards will take a new shape henceforth. With all these successfully put in place, our educational standard is guaranteed,” Soyombo said