In a forward-looking move, Hon. (Engr.) Abdullahi Sesan Olowa, the esteemed Chairman of Ibeju Lekki Local Government, on Friday, November 24, 2023, graced the graduation ceremony of the pioneering Elevate STEM program. The initiative, a strategic collaboration between Pan Atlantic University (PAU), LASRIC (Lagos State Research and Innovation Council), and the Ibeju Lekki Local Government, aims to secure the future of Ibeju-Lekki youth amidst the region’s burgeoning industrial landscape.
During the ceremony, Chairman Olowa lauded the graduates for their commitment and hard work, underscoring the program’s role in fostering practical skills and knowledge in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Recognizing the program’s impact, he expressed pride in the graduates’ accomplishments and stressed the importance of STEM education in navigating the modern world.
The Elevate STEM program, facilitated by collaboration with Pan Atlantic University and support from the local government, stands as a testament to proactive measures taken to empower the youth of Ibeju Lekki. Chairman Olowa emphasized the critical role of this partnership in driving local community development, asserting the necessity of investing in education to equip students for success in today’s dynamic landscape.
Chairman Olowa, in an interview with Kakalistiq.com extended gratitude to Pan Atlantic University, LASRIC, and all stakeholders involved, applauding their dedication to the Elevate STEM program. He urged them to persist in their efforts to promote education and innovation in Ibeju Lekki.
Under the leadership of Hon. (Engr.) Abdullahi Sesan Olowa, the Ibeju Lekki Local Government maintains a steadfast commitment to supporting educational initiatives that empower the youth and contribute to the community’s overall development.