FACT Centre for Industrial Automation Lagos State, Nigeria


FACT Centre for Industrial Automation Lagos State, Nigeria

Partner organisation
Government Technical College Agidingbi
in cooperation with Lagos Eko Project

Year of establishment

Mr. Otukomaya S. Oyekunle


Description of partner organisation
Through the Eko project, the Lagos State Government is establishing centres of excellence for skills training in technical colleges. The aim is to match the skills training with labour market demands for industrial development.
The Government Technical College Agidingbi is one of five technical colleges owned by the Lagos State Government. It has developed into a leader in the education of skilled craftsmen for economic growth and technological self-reliance in the state.

Description of FACT Centre
The FACT Centre Lagos is a successful co-operation between the Lagos State Government and Festo. Based on the principle “Learning by doing”, Festo has developed a training schedule which includes employability training for students and productivity training for employees from industry.
The training courses of the FACT Centre address key topics from factory and process automation, as well as basic and advanced principles of mechatronics and electro-pneumatics.


Government Technical College Agidingbi
Alausa, Ikeja