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The Education of Lagosians

Michael J. Echeruo


A correspondent of the Times on January 6, 1881, claimed that “no people, as a people, are more anxious for the advantages of liberal education than the people of Lagos. From time to time, we see the strenuous efforts put forth, and the enormous sacrifice made by parents to secure the great boon for their children.”

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West Africa Review. ISSN: 1525-4488 (online).
Editors: Adeleke Adeeko, Nkiru Nzegwu, and Olufemi Taiwo.

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