Ladi Lak alumni meet, seek restoration of school
The ‘Ancient and Modern’ class of the old student alumni of Ladi-Lak Institute, Yaba have met in Lagos to forge a formidable old student body of the school.
The special gathering had in attendance inside the school premises in Yaba the old pupils styled as ancient, led by Gen. Ike Nwachukwu (rtd.), Mr. Ogedengbe and Chief Kolawole Akinola of the 1956 set.
Others old pupils of the school in attendance include Ven. Gbolahan Lewis, Mr Ayo Iroche, Prof Tuthonu Amosu, Dr J.K. Ladipo, Mr Shex Ladipo, Dr. (Mrs.) Doris. Abariko, Mrs. Taiwo Yemisi Ogundipe, Mrs. Edna Falase, Hon. Akin Akinwale and many of the oldies, also following on Zoom.
On the side of the modern, Mr Dotun Akinyosoye, president of the association, Mr Linus Ibekwe, Catherine Makwe, and Mr David Fayemi, led the younger generation.
The gathering resolved to protest the continuous presence of Methodist Primary School on the premises with a further resolve to restore the lost glory of the school thereby avoiding the unfortunate infrastructural predicament facing the sister school at Bariga.