In the bid to contribute in the boosting Nigeria’s education system and providing quality academic curriculum, London based businesswoman, Omobolanle Olatise, has officially opened a school in the heart of Lekki, Lagos.
The opening ceremony which was held on Monday, 03 May 2021 at the school premises has a lot of A-list personality in attendant so support the socialite whose philanthropic gesture has impacted many people within and outside the country.
Omobolanle Olatise is one of the most influential female socialites who are changing the game through exclusively brilliant ideas, innovations, and advocacy for interactive academics.
The new school, Happygems Schools, is located at Lekki County Homes, Ikota Villa, beside Megamound Estate Gate and it is built to accommodate intakes from Lekki, V.I Ikoyi and its environs.
It is set to admit prospective intakes from nursery class to senior secondary school.
Speaking at opening ceremony, Mrs Olatise said that HappyGems Schools has been in existence for a while abroad, I just decided to come and open a replica of the idea in the heart of Lekki. She added that the school has an annex in Festac with equally adequate structure, and said she hopes to build another one in the U.S
She believed in the idea that children should be able to shape their future in their own ways. She also believed that they should be sent to school from an early age to learn and acquire skills for a better life. “Study your children while you can. The greatest gift you can give your child is not your riches, but revealing to them their own”, she said.