Studying of historical past throughout major and junior secondary colleges in Lagos state have been made necessary by Lagos state authorities.
The state ministry of schooling stated in an announcement on Saturday August 13, that the topic is to be supplied as an elective in senior secondary colleges.
The change is in keeping with directives from the Nigerian Education Research and Development Council (NERDC).
“I’ve the directive of the OG (OEQA) to tell you that the educating of History as a standalone topic is again to varsities.
“The topic has been re-introduced within the nationwide curriculum and within the present Lagos state unified schemes of labor for major and junior secondary colleges.
“You are to notice that whereas the topic (History) is obligatory for each major and junior secondary faculty courses, it’s an elective topic within the senior secondary faculty.
“To this finish, I’m additional directed to tell you that the topic needs to be taught in primaries 1 and a couple of and JSS 1 and a couple of courses within the 2022/2023 tutorial session.”