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LAGOS: You can’t continue this way; what to do when a child dies in school!

LAGOS: You can’t continue this way; what to do when a child dies in school!

Between the last quarter of 2021 and the first quarter of 2023, the Lagos State Government has had cause to shut down some schools due to accidents leading to the death of students. Some of the schools are Dowen College, which shut indefinitely on December 3, 2021, following the death of a student, Sylvester Oromoni Jnr,  allegedly bullied by schoolmates; Chrisland Schools, which closed indefinitely in April 2022 for an alleged sexual violence case involving students of the school in faraway Dubai, UAE.
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Sylvester Oromoni Jnr: Lagos orders indefinite closure of Dowen College

Sylvester Oromoni Jnr: Lagos orders indefinite closure of Dowen College

By Adesina Wahab The Lagos State Government has ordered the indefinite closure of Dowen College, Lekki , pending the outcome of an investigation into the death of Sylvester Oromoni Jnr, a student of the school. Commissioner for Education Mrs Folasade Adefisayo announced the closure after a meeting with the School Management and Staff. ALSO READ: […]

Lagos to probe Dowen College student’s death

Lagos to probe Dowen College student’s death

The Lagos State government has sympathised with the family of Sylvester Oromoni, a student of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos, who died from injuries he allegedly sustained from the beating by his colleagues that wanted him to join their secret cult group.