Some Achievements

Projects and some achievements of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology.

Achievements of the Ministry Of Education, Science And Technology

  • Scrapping of #1, 000.00 Education Development Levy (EDL) in Public Secondary Schools.
  • Conduct of the following Examinations free of charge in the State.
    • Placement/Screening Examination into JSS One for 156,554 pupils in both Public and Private Primary Schools in the State.
    • Joint Examination for Primary Six Pupils in the State.
    • Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for 61,569 Public JSS.
    • Competitive Examination into Oyo State Schools of Science. 4,025 candidates sat for the Examination.
  • Production of textbooks in thirteen subjects for free distribution into all Public Secondary Schools.
  • Production of two million, seven hundred and eighty-two thousand, eight-hundred and six (2,782,806) customized notebooks for free distribution into all Public Secondary Schools.
  • Completion of renovation of School Buildings by Education Trust Funds (ETF) ready for commissioning.
  • A block of three (3) Classrooms at Community Commercial High School, Ilora.
  • Two blocks of six (6) Classrooms each at Agugu High School, Ibadan.
  • A block of 2 Classrooms at Community High School Fiditi.
  • Office and School Hall at Community High School Fiditi.
  • Construction of four compartment toilets and sinking of deep well at Community Commercial High School, Ilora.
  • Construction of mini-sport field and sport pavilion at Lagelu Grammar School, Ibadan.
  • Construction of Drawing Studio at Government Technical College, Iseyin.
  • Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Approval to commence execution of Better Education Service Delivery for All (BESDA) – a World bank supported programme in the State.
  • Payment of outstanding salaries and leave allowances.
  • Payment of counterpart fund to match that of UBEC for 2018 FGN/UBEC – OYO SUBEB Intervention Projects.
  • Free Training of School Leavers on various Vocations like Textile, Bead Making, Pastries, Block Making, Tie & Dye and Gele tying in the five (5) Technical Colleges.
  • Re-invigorating of the School Governing Board.
  • Resuscitating of the moribund State’s Scholarship Board.
  • Introduction of Extra-mural classes for SS3 students in preparation for WASSCE and NECO.
  • Introduction of Free Classes for indigent students.
  • Award of contract for production of 21,000 pairs of student’s furniture.
  • Conduct of 2018/2019 Annual School Census.
  • Award of Scholarship to 500 Law Students of Oyo State at #500,000.00 each.
  • Reducing the number of Out-of-School Children in the State.
  • Distribution of Free of Charge Report cards to Public Secondary School students across the State to the tune of N23,849,300.00.
  • N200 million naira was released for the Polytechnics, Ibadan for Accreditation of fifteen(15) Programmes.
  • Special release of N500m to LAUTECH for sustainability.
  • Sustenance of 100% subvention to all State – owned Tertiary Institutions.
  • French Documentation centre.
  • Completion of ICT Building, Block making, Brick laying Workshop and a block of four(4) Compartment Toilet at Government Technical College, Ogbomoso.
  • Completion of renovation work of two (2) blocks of Classrooms each and a block of Science Laboratory at Government Technical College, Saki.
  • Completion of renovation of a block of six(6) classrooms, a block of three (3) classrooms, a block of two (2) classrooms and four (4) compartment toilets at St. Joseph Grammar School, Awe.
  • Renovation of a block of six(6) classrooms at Ilora Community Commercial Secondary School, Ilora.

Recurrent Projects of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology

  • Scaling up of School Agric Programme in One Hundred and Fifteen (115) Public Secondary Schools.
  • Intervention JAMB/UTME Classes across the Thirty Three (33) Local Government Areas of the State.
  • Education in Emergency programmes through:
    • School on Air Lesson Videos on BCOS TV, Jagaban TV, Oluyole FM, Ajilete FM, Oke-Ogun FM and Splash FM.
    • Free 1000 practicing questions per subjects in primary and secondary education curriculum.
    • Free 500MB Internet Data by Airtel per Student for accessing – the Ministry platform for e-school, e-tests and e-learning.
    • School Management Portal for real-time online presence of all Public Secondary Schools records.
Projects of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Procurement of Textbooks in Six Subjects for Junior Secondary schools and Seven Subjects for Senior Secondary Schools 2018 2,056,623,000:00 2,056,623,000:00 Completed Distributed to beneficiaries
Procurement of 110 Multimedia Projectors, 1 Projector Screen, 1 Projector Stand and 1 Public Address System for Public Secondary Schools and EMIS Office at the HQs 2018 13,340,000.00 13,340,000.00 Completed Distributed to schools
Training Workshop for ICT Compliant Teachers and Principals on School on Air Video application 2018 649,000.00 649,000.00 Completed Capacity building to enhance ICT Teachers and Principals on School on Air Video Application.
Deployment of School on Air Study Videos to all Public Secondary Schools in the State 2018 8,000,000.00 8,000,000.00 Completed Completed
Training Workshop for Teachers &Principals on School on Air Video application 2018 752,000.00 752,000.00 Completed Capacity  building to enhance Principals skills on ICT
Design and School Management Portals for all Public Secondary Schools in the State 2018 12,630,885.00 12,630,885.00 Completed The project is continuous in the sense that Schools are managed real-time and online
Oyo State Science and Technology Summit 2019                 28,000,000.00                 28,000,000.00 Completed Innovation in Sciences unveiled
Monitoring, supervision and training of ICT Teachers in 640 Public Secondary Schools in Oyo State on the use of School Management Portal February, 2019 1,761,000.00 1,761,000.00 On-going The exercise is core mandate of the ICT Intervention Unit to ensure populating of School Portals