The elections commenced immediately after the AGM with the Chairman of the Electoral Committee, Ekorian Bode Osoba of the Konga Club delivering his opening speech. He commended the passion and noble act of selflessness that propelled the distinguished aspirants to offer themselves to serve EKOBA.
The conduct of the elections was anchored by Ekorian(Rtd AIG) Tunji Caulcrick with the assistance of the Committee’s secretary. Forty-six delegates were present and accredited for the elections. The aspirants below were unanimously elected by delegates through consensus:
I am using this opportunity to remind all Ekorians that there will be a general meeting tomorrow.
Date: Sunday 14th July 2019.
Venue: EBHS premises.
Highlight of tomorrow's meeting is the dissolution of the present EXCO and election of new officers to pilot the affairs of our great association. Delegates from various service clubs are kindly requested to be punctual.
Ekorian Akinloye Busari Ffs
We wish to inform all Ekorians that Ekorian Eng (Dr) Monsuru Olatunji clocked 65 years on the 10th July 2019 and was honoured by the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineer (NICE) at NECA) House Ikeja. Ekorian Monsuru was the Senior prefect in 72/73. He passed out in September 1973.
Happy birthday to you and congratulations sir on the honour done to u by your institution. We wish you more success to celebrate and more contributions to the service of the nation in your chosen field (Civil Engineering).
Ekorian Eng (Dr Monsuru Olatunji ) cutting his 65th year birthday cake with his lovely wife.
We regret to announce the passages of some Ekorians in this week. The news of the death of:
(1) Ekorian Tunde Tiamiyu (67/71) was announced. He was reported to have passed on the 9th of July 2019. He was a member of BODA 70.
(2) EKOBA also lost Ekorian Pa Thomas Adesola Soyingbe (1949 - 1954 set) aged 85 years old. Condolences can be sent to his daughter Mrs Titi Agoro on 08091877146.
(3) Just today, we got the information about the untimely passage of another Ekorian, Ekorian Segun Oyemaja, PhD Pharmacy. He belonged to E 72 set.
(4) Also Late Ekorian Tunde Tiamiyu. May their souls rest in perfect peace amen.
We are happy to announce that Ekorian Professor Adio Ogunbona has been appointed "Emeritus Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry" by Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
Dear Sirs, the EKOBA Electoral Committee 2019 hereby release the election guidelines and the aspiration form.
"After careful review and consideration of comments of members of the National Exco, the Electoral Committee has revised the expression of interest fees thus:
EKO Boys High School marked 105 years old on Saturday 13th Jan 2018. Church Thanksgiving Service took place in the morning between 10am -12 noon at Hoares Memorial Methodist church, Yaba. Dinner/Gala Night at Lagos Country club.
105TH FOUNDERS’ DAY ANNIVERSARY/FUND RAISING PROGRAMME
EBHS ABIJO PROJECT
STATUS REPORT BY OMEGA RESOURCES LIMITED (MAIN CONTRACTOR)
1.0 CONTRACT AWARD
The contract award for the construction of 18-block classroom was awarded to Omega Resources Limited sometime in August 2013. However, advance payment of the 40% of contract sum was not made until 3rd of February 2014.
The Special Committee for the Rehabilitation of Public School (SCRPS) is the special Lagos State Government organ under the Ministry of Education to supervise the construction works. Their role is defined as follows:
(a) Monitor construction works to ensure it is of prescribed standards as specified – the drawings provided.
(b) Approve changes in design as necessary.
(c) Approve variation where necessary.
(d) To advise the State Government on mile stone payments as they are due.
Kingsworld Standard Ltd is the only nominated subcontractor working with Omega Resources Ltd to deliver a fully constructed 18 block classroom
You will all agree that the state of the infrastructure in the school is very deplorable and unbefitting of a great and famous school that has produced great men in different spheres of human endeavor.
It was decided that the sum of N2b be raised to construct some buildings for the school at the general meeting held on Sunday 26th Feb 2012. To achieve this, a minimum of Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) is to be contributed by each Ekorian while each set service club is expected to contribute minimum of Fifty-Thousand Naira (N50,000.00). Below is the First Bank account number for Eko Boys High School Old Boys Association.
The foundation laying of a new school block was laid on Thursday Jan 10th, 2013 at the new site Abijo Lekki. As Ekorians it should be of paramount importance to us that the movement to Abijo is not a dream but a reality. One way we can ensure this laudable objective is achieved through our commitment to this course by donating generously. The Lagos State has promised to build some blocks of classroom this year, Ekorian Bisi Onasanya, GMD First Bank has also promised that some blocks of classroom will be built, some donations were made at the dinner during the fund raising ceremony. S ome pledges were also made. Please ensure you redeem your pledges you made. Indomino Confidimus,