Home / More News (page 2)

More News

LAGOS TAKES ADVOCACY AGAINST DOMESTIC, SEXUAL VIOLENCE TO ARMY OFFICERS

In furtherance of its resolve to rid domestic violence, rape, sexual violence, child abuse, maltreatment and neglect out of the State, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT), at the weekend embarked on an engagement initiative with officers of the Army. The engagement session which held from Tuesday, February 7 to Thursday 9, 2017 featured officers at …

Read More »

LASG SUPPORTS LEGIONNAIRES WITH WELFARE PACKAGES

 As part of efforts to improve the lives of legionnaires and their families, the Lagos State Government has provided financial assistance and distributed welfare packages to retired and disabled ex-service men and their dependants in the 20 Local Government Areas and 37 Local Council Development Areas of the State.   Presenting the items at the Lagos State Multi-Purpose Agency Complex, …

Read More »

LASG RESUMES ENFORCEMENT OPERATION IN LAGOS CBD

  Lagos State government today demonstrated its avowed commitment to ensuring that the Lagos CBD attained the desired international standard for business operation by embarking on enforcement operation in Ebute-Ero and its environs.   Leading the operation, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Central Business Districts, Mr. Agboola Dabiri, said the State Government has invested heavily in the viability …

Read More »

LAGOS SET TO HOST SECOND EDITION OF LAGOS CITY MARATHON

  … Diverts Traffic on Affected Routes In a bid to ensure a successful hosting of this year’s Access Bank Lagos City Marathon scheduled to take place on Saturday, 11thFebruary, 2017, the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation and its Traffic Management Agencies have intimated Lagosians of traffic diversion and affected routes during the second edition of the race. Speaking at …

Read More »

ISHERI KIDNAP: AMBODE ORDERS PROMPT ARREST OF CULPRITS

…Commiserates With Families Of Killed Security Guards      Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday directed the State Police Command to ensure prompt arrest of kidnappers who struck on Wednesday evening in Isheri area of the State killing three security guards. The kidnappers were said to have also abducted the Secretary of the Isheri North Residents Association, Mr. …

Read More »

LAGOS COMMISSIONER CALLS FOR BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF ROLES FOR EFFICIENT SERVICE DELIVERY

The Lagos State Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade has stated that the task of providing world class financial services to stakeholders in Lagos and beyond, require a deeper understanding of responsibilities expected of every Directorate and Units in the State Treasury Office (STO), and other Government Ministries.   Ashade, who stated this while declaring open a 3-Day Retreat organised …

Read More »

SMART CITY: LAGOS TO TRAIN ONE MILLION RESIDENTS ON COMPUTER CODING

…Commences Screening, Selection Of 1500 Facilitators   Ahead of the much anticipated roll out of CodeLagos, the Lagos State Ministry of Education on Tuesday said the programme would seek to teach at least one million Lagos residents to code by 2019 and also foster necessary skills to create sustainable solutions to social challenges and create employment opportunities.   The government …

Read More »

WHY LAGOS NEEDS NEW WASTE MANAGEMENT POLICY- AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday underscored the need for the State to evolve a new waste management policy that would not only be befitting for a mega city State but ensure that the State remains clean and safe for healthy living. The Governor, who spoke at a Annual Lecture of the Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL) …

Read More »

AMBODE APPOINTS NEW LASRRA BOSS

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has approved the appointment of Mr. Kayode Ogunnubi as the new General Manager for Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA). The newly appointed General Manager is an Estate Surveyor and immediate past Executive Secretary of the Land Use and Allocation Committee, Ministry of Lands. Ogunnubi, whose appointment takes immediate effect, has since …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »