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|Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by gbengress1: 10:22pm On Oct 05, 2011|
The Lagos State Government in
line with the recommendations of
the visitation panel report has
approved new regime of tuition
fees for fresh students of Lagos
State University (LASU) starting
from 2011/2012 academic
The new tuition fees
arecontained in government
views (white paper) on the
report of the visitation panel to
LASU dated September 2011,
even as it directed the
governing council and the
Senate to take action on the
New students admitted to the
College of Medicine are expected
to pay the highest amount of
N348,750 with N80,000 being
tuition, accommodation attracts
N60,000, N50,000 for
studio, examinations N25,000
while acceptance fee and
manuals go for N20,000 each.
But in a swift reaction to the
tuition fees increment, the
Students Union rejected the
action and vowed to oppose the
implementation on campus,
saying the body was not carried
along by the government and
the university management
before it was approved.
The report states: “In view of
the enormous financial
commitment required to run a
university vis-à-vis other
competing demands in the public
sector, government accepts the
recommendations to increase
tuition fees and therefore
directs the governing council and
other authorities of the
university to effect the following
graduated tuition fees for the
A breakdown of the new tuition
fee per faculty indicates that
fresh students in Faculties of
Arts/Education would cough out
N193,750. Further details
revealed that tuition fee is
N50,000, acceptance fee,
studio attracts N20,000 each
and it also include N15,000 for
field trip/teaching practice and
For Faculties of Social and
Management Sciences, the new
students would pay N223,750
from 2011/2012 academic session
with N60,000 going for tuition
N25,000, acceptance fee is
The new fee for Law
programmes is N248,750, with
breakdown as follows, N80,000
for tuition, N50,000 for MOOT
court Law, while examinations
and acceptance goes for
N20,000 each as development
levy is N15,000.
faculties new intakes are to pay
N238,750, with N60,000 going for
tuition fee, N30,000 for
studio, N25,000 for examinations
and N20,000 for acceptance fee.
According to government, fresh
students in Science Faculty
would pay N258,750, made up of
N60,000 as tuition fee, N40,000
for laboratories/ practical/
N25,000, and N20,000 each for
acceptance fee and manuals.
In Engineering Faculty, the new
intakes would cough out N298,
750 with breakdown as follow,
N80,000 for tuition fee, N45,000
workshop/studio, N25,000 for
examinations, while acceptance
fee and manuals attracts
It further stressed that
“Government directs that the
new tuition fees shall not be
applied retroactively as current
students are exempted from the
increase. The new tuition fees
will take effect from 2011/2012
Government will mitigate the
impact of the increase in tuition
fees on indigent students by
provision of bursary and
scholarship through its bursary
and scholarship schemes”.
The new President of the
students union, Durojaiye
Olalekan told Daily Sun that the
current or former executive
were consulted by the
government or the university
management stressing that
many students would be forced
to abandon their programmes.
His words: “If there is any
element of truth about the
increment, we will resist it. It is
unjust. In LASU 70 per cent of
students are from less privilege
homes, they will be affected. It is
exploitative in nature”.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by gbengress1: 10:26pm On Oct 05, 2011|
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Johnsinia(m): 11:27pm On Oct 05, 2011|
Tis is criminal,tis is evil,tis is unhuman,tis is wickdnss,oh ma God!! pls hlp me 2 condem tis unwelcme atrocity by d lagos govt.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by gbengress1: 8:35am On Oct 06, 2011|
education now for the elites
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Odunharry(m): 12:12pm On Oct 06, 2011|
na covenant uni or babcock?dm wn give us hostel and free transport?it wont work.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by werepeLeri: 8:02pm On Oct 06, 2011|
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by thetelz(m): 1:34pm On Oct 07, 2011|
werepeLeri:Democracy for the fashola!!!!!!!!!
e be like say he no want make lagos state children go uni o abi he think say na rich man pikin dey go lasu
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by oneuniquemind(m): 5:55pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Is ds aw dey won build d gap btw d rich nd d poor.i shake ma head 4 9ja
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by fexlist(m): 6:05pm On Oct 07, 2011|
It's incredible, why then is primary and secondary skul free? Somebody should please answer the question
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by youngchopper(m): 6:14pm On Oct 07, 2011|
dis is wickednes may d soul of lagos state governor rest in peaces an arse hole son of a dead lepar. Wat a wicked increment of fee!
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by born2boink(m): 6:14pm On Oct 07, 2011|
I do not think I am going to resume in LASU, despite the fact that this school as downgraded my academic career with changing programs and plans, 100% this semester, next semester will be 70 exam,30 mid-term test and lecturers attending lectures was always by force by fire,unrest missing script after written exam and writing down attendance in exam hall as prove,
Chei, I don suffer for LASU and finally dem want to add insult to our injury, make them prepare for WAR
WE NO GO GREEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOooo
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by executinal(m): 6:26pm On Oct 07, 2011|
This is inhuman, what a country
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Soskid(m): 6:27pm On Oct 07, 2011|
This is totally unacceptable,
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by olagamalin(m): 6:31pm On Oct 07, 2011|
i cant fil my face
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by koolman: 6:34pm On Oct 07, 2011|
OOH my GOD! I have been saying it. The same people again,the same cabal that is holding Nigeria hostage since independence.
The same people that promised minimum wage and free education during their campaign days.the same people that have refused to pay the minimum wage.
The same people that have concluded arrangement to increase fuel to N150 by January.the same people that is out to kill us.The same sponsors of boko haram.
Students and all Nigerians should resist this.It is dehumanizing,it is barbaric,it is wicked
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by ULSHERLAN(m): 6:48pm On Oct 07, 2011|
i wonder why all this Government official change once they have tasted power or still in power. With all the promises they made. So sad for our country NIGERIA
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by sholasho(m): 6:50pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Congratulation Houdegbe North American University.
Cos I don't know why on earth one would pay such in Lasu and still get delay. Running a 5years course for 6 - 7yrs.
If this is true then am afraid many people will divert their carrier. Not even 30% of people going to Lasu would afford it.
Well Nigeria as a Nation am sorry to say we are doomed. But if only u understand you will agree with it.
I pray things get better though.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by 3kay945(m): 7:30pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Am waiting to see how fashola justifies this act, My advice to the poor and average nigerians, Please have a considerable number of children you can cater for and still enjoy your own personal life.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by goldng: 7:52pm On Oct 07, 2011|
These fees are way too High!!!
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Nymphnode(m): 7:54pm On Oct 07, 2011|
N60 000 for accommodation? Haba! Some room and parlor in lagos goes for less.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by sizzlers(m): 8:11pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Totally upsurg, what insolense,! Arountnonsence, we no go greeoo!
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Emmy3(m): 8:17pm On Oct 07, 2011|
If dis happen in the state uni of the best governor,
what do u eXpet from the so-called 'under-performing' governors uniS? ? ? . . .
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by abasifo(m): 8:31pm On Oct 07, 2011|
mmmmmmmmmmmmmh others r g8t lasu (fashola) r d greatest
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by qweenaxx(f): 8:41pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Chei, for our own 'obodo' lagosi? I pity those who will have to abandon education for blue-collar jobs. Watch out cos every student 4 lasu go soon become emergency businessmen and women with immediate 'alacrity'. lol
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Nobody: 8:45pm On Oct 07, 2011|
I smell REVOLUTION in this country.
It will happen sooner than we all expect.
With a revolution this country will Never move forward.
Increment of LASU school fees by Lagos state Government. Removal of Oil Subsidy By Federal Government.
WHERE IS NIGERIA HEADING TO?
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by horny4u(f): 8:55pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Who goes to LASU sef
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by edcode(f): 8:56pm On Oct 07, 2011|
Arountnonsence? God! LMAO!
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by xandy84: 9:16pm On Oct 07, 2011|
If LASU ask for such amount in school fee, How much will UNILAG ask for, Thanks GOD am an Akokite ooo It just 9k for my final year and am done for good, I laugh in gurumaraji
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by pkv(m): 11:31pm On Oct 07, 2011|
I no fit shout!!!ova a quater of a million for mbbs. at a nyt medical school lyk lasu?!.e b lyk say lag govt don smoke dry poo, abi dem one use students money pay minimum wage?just lyk som1 said we nid a total revolution, whack does old goats politicians and let our political generation take ova.
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Olalekan0(m): 1:37am On Oct 08, 2011|
Were this to be in a PDP-administered state,people would have begun to cast aspersions on anything and anyone associated with the letter P. I've always said it,there is a very little or no difference among all nigerian politicians regardless of party affiliations and until the electorate are able to re-call and sack their under-performing governors even before the expiration of their tenures,Nigeria will eternally remain a failed state!
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by slaughter(m): 6:33am On Oct 08, 2011|
Eko oni baje, Lagos no go spoil, oya!!!!!! SENATE02 DEFEND UR GOVERNOR
|Re: Lasu School Fees Skyrockets by Abayomin70(m): 9:40am On Oct 08, 2011|
my school oou don face him own is now lasu turn but y is fasola doing like own politician always tink university is a means to generate money and d funniest is dat lecturers will stillll b going onstrike afta payin dat huge money
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