Lagos Partner with UK Over Girl Child Education, Future City Projects

(Last Updated On: 2021-04-30)

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu today received the United Kingdom’s Minister for Africa, James Duddridge, Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Nigeria and Special Envoy for Girls Education and Benllewelly and British Deputy High Commissioner in furtherance of previous engagements on the UK’s partnership with Lagos in areas of mutual interest especially on the Future Cities Project, optimizing our waterways and promoting education for the girl child.

This was mentioned in a statement released on Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s official Twitter handle yesterday.

The Governor emphasized that Lagos is leading in efforts to ensure our girls have access to quality education and promoting equal opportunities for the girl child because t this is critical to having a progressive society with shared prosperity.


“We welcome the UK’s commitment as a key partner recognizing our role as one of the largest economies in Africa and a force for commerce and trade in the region” He said.

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