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AMBODE APPOINTS 37 NEW HEADS OF ADMINISTRATION

  The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the appointment of 37 new Heads of Administration in the Unified Local Government Service.   The Chairman, Local Government Service Commission, Mr. Babatunde Rotinwa, who disclosed during the Commission’s meeting on Monday at the Old Secretariat, Ikeja, explained that the development is to further consolidate on the gains of …

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AMBODE REITERATES COMMITMENT TO PEACEFUL COEXISTENCE OF RELIGIOUS ADHERENTS

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has reiterated his administration’s commitment to the peaceful co-existence of Muslims and Christians in the State. He stated this during the official commissioning and hand-over ceremony of the newly completed ‘Shamsi Adisa Thomas Memorial Mosque’, Old Secretariat, Ikeja. The Governor, who was represented by the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Dr. Abdulhakkem Abdullateef, …

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2017 BUDGET: WE’LL CONSOLIDATE ON OUR MODEST ACHIEVEMENTS- AMBODE

  …Signs N812.998bn Appropriation Bill Into Law …Gov Delivering On His Promises, Says Speaker Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday signed the N812.998bn Y2017 Appropriation Bill into Law, with a promise that it would be judiciously implemented to consolidate on the modest milestones recorded in the last 18 months and propel the State to a path of prosperity. The Governor, …

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WITH GOD, LAGOS‘LL CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE STEADY GROWTH – AMBODE

  …Continue To Embrace God, Adeboye Urges Nigerians   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday attributed the steady growth of the State in all sectors to God’s intervention, just as he said that with divine direction, the State will continue to experience pleasant surprises all year round.   Speaking at the special Thanksgiving Service to usher in the New Year …

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LAGOS TO TRAIN 1000 FACILITATORS FOR ADULT LITERACY PROJECT

  …Targets 95 Percent Literacy Level By 2019 The Lagos State Government through the Agency for Mass Education on Friday announced plans to commence training of 1000 facilitators for the State’s adult literacy programme christened Eko Nke Koo (Lagos is Learning). Special Adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh, in a statement, said the training, which is the first …

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LAGOS TASK FORCE CLEARS BACKLOG OF REFUSE AFTER YULETIDE

  Owing to the activities of the newly constituted Special Task Force, “Operation Sight and Abate”, by the Lagos State Ministry of the Environment, streets in Lagos have now been cleared of backlog of refuse generated during the Christmas and New Year celebrations in the State. Speaking during a recent sanitation inspection tour of Egbe-Idimu and Igando-Ikotun Local Council Development …

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LAGOS TO PROSECUTE 38 ARRESTED STREET TRADERS AND 33 MISCREANTS

The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences Unit (Task Force) has concluded arrangements to charge 38 arrested street traders and 33 miscreants to the Lagos State Environmental courts for immediate prosecution. The operatives of the Agency have carried out an enforcement exercise to dislodge traders from hawking, selling and displaying wares on road setbacks/walkways in order to protect thier …

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LAGOS POLICE ARRESTS FAKE SOLDIER FOR STEALING BIKES

The operatives of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspected fake soldier allegedly involved in stealing motorcycles, popularly known as okada across the States in Nigeria. The suspect, Benjamin Okon, who has been parading himself as military man, was arrested by the policemen on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at about 05.00 hrs after …

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