The Lagos State Library Board today announced that the Ilupeju Public Library would be closed to the public from Monday, 8th February 2016 to Monday, 14th March, 2016 to allow for the renovation of the facility.
A release by the Director of the Board, Mr. Tajudeen Lawal, stated that the renovation is a Public Private Partnership (PPP) between the government and Custodian and Allied Insurance Plc.
It stated that the renovation would entail upgrading of the library to an e-library, updating of the books as well as stocking of new ones. The release expressed regret for any inconvenience the closure might
cause the public during the period, especially residents of Ilupeju and its environ.