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SPEAK UP AGAINST FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION

  –         LAGOS FIRST LADY CHARGES WOMEN GROUPS  Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has called on mothers, women groups and high-powered government organizations, to step up advocacy towards total eradication of female genital mutilation. She made the call in Alausa, Ikeja, while interacting with journalists on the occasion of the 2017 International Day of Zero …

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MORE LAGOS HOMES READY SOON –LASG

The Lagos State Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal has assured Lagosians that more of the Rent-To-Own/Rental Homes promised by the Governor of the State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode at the inception of his administration would soon be ready for allocation and occupation by allotted owners. Mr. Lawal stated this recently while on working visits/inspections to some of the LagosHoms construction …

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LAGOS NEEDS $30BN TO EXECUTE 30 CAPITAL PROJECTS IN FIVE YEARS- AMBODE

…Inaugurates 12-Member Economic Advisory Committee Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said that the State would require at least $30billion dollars to adequately deliver 30 most impactful infrastructural projects over the next five years. The Governor, who spoke shortly before inaugurating a 12-member Economic Advisory Committee at the Lagos House, Ikeja, said the projected figure represents about $6billion …

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LAGOS UNVEILS STATUES OF KING ADO AND PRINCE OLOFIN

Lagos State Government has once again demonstrated her commitment to the promotion and development of cultural tourism in the State with the unveiling of statues of the first crown king of Lagos, King Ado and the legendary Prince Olofin Atekoye, referred to as the first migrant from Ile-Ife, the cradle of Yorubas, to settle in Lagos. Speaking at the unveiling …

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LSUBEB PLEDGES MORE SUPPORT FOR EDUCATION

The Executive Chairman, Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr. Ganiyu Oluremi Sopeyin has reaffirmed the commitment of the Board to further improve on what has been achieved by the Ambode administration in the area of basic education in the State. Dr. Sopeyin, who gave the assurance today in his Office at Maryland during a courtesy call by the Standing …

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AMBODE INSISTS ON REMOVING YELLOW BUSES (DANFO) FROM LAGOS ROADS …Reveals New Sanitation Policy

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday insisted plans are afoot to remove yellow buses popularly known as Danfo from Lagos roads for a more efficient, well-structured and world class mass transportation system that would facilitate ease of movement within the city. The Governor also said that his administration would soon roll out a comprehensive environmental sanitation policy that would …

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LAGOS CLAMPS DOWN ON ILLEGAL ABATTOIRS, CATTLE MARKETS IN IKORODU, BADAGRY

No fewer than 24 butchers and cattle traders have been arrested for offences bordering on illegal operations in a clamp-down exercise carried out over the weekend against illegal abattoirs, slaughter slabs and cattle markets by the Lagos State Government. Speaking with newsmen after the exercise, the Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Oluwatoyin Suarau explained that the exercise was carried out in …

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