The Lagos State Government has reduced the tuition fee for students of Lagos State University.
This was disclosed on Friday via the Twitter handle of the Office of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Tokunbo Wahab.
“Flash: Lagos State government reduces tuition fee for students of Lagos State University,” a tweet read on the handle.
Wahab said the reduction is only for fresh students recently admitted into the institution.
“The governor has reduced the fee for fresh students by N10, 000 and it is only for students in Stream 1, Stream 2 remains as it is.
“This means students will now pay about N57,000 as against N67, 000, which was the old fee,”
He added that bursery for Lagos indigenes has been increased from N25,000 to N50,000.” He said the bursary would cover the students’ school fees.
“Scholarships are also available for brilliant students,” he added.