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AMBODE PREACHES LOVE, SACRIFICE AT EASTER 

  …Says Peaceful Co-Existence Pivotal For National Development As Christians in the country join their counterparts across the world to celebrate Easter, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has called on Nigerians to collectively imbibe the spirit of love, sacrifice and peaceful co-existence, saying that it is only when such virtues exist that the nation can make meaningful progress. Governor …

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LASUTH SPECIALISTS PERFORM FIRST OPEN-HEART SURGERY

The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja has performed its first open-heart surgery with a team of local medical specialists.[ The LASUTH Chief Medical Director, Professor David Adewale Oke, made the disclosure at a news conference on Wednesday, stating that the hospital has developed the capacity and know-how with its team of surgeons to conduct safe and cost-effective cardiac surgery. …

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LAGOS SCHOOLS TO RESUME ON APRIL 18

The Lagos State Government has announced that all Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools operating in the State are to resume on Tuesday, 18th April, 2017. A statement issued today by the Ministry of Education noted that there is a need for all schools (Public and Private) to adhere strictly to the Y2016/17 Academic Calendar jointly agreed upon at …

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LAGOS JUDGES SET TO BEGIN EASTER VACATION

The Lagos State Chief Judge, Hon.Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade has approved Friday 14th to Friday 21st of April, 2017 as Easter holiday for all Judges of the State High Court. A statement signed by the Acting Chief Registrar of the High Court of Lagos State Mrs D.T.Olatokun, stated that the Chief Judge approved the break pursuant to order 45, Rule 4(A)&(B) …

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LASPARK HOLDS TREE PLANTING DAY AWARENESS SEMINAR

As part of preparation for the Year 2017 Tree Planting Day, the Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK) has held a “Walk for Tree” and an awareness seminar to highlight the importance of tree planting at the Epe Local Government Secretariat. Speaking at the One-Day seminar, the General Manager of the Agency, Mrs Abimbola Jijoho-Ogun said the sensitisation walk …

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EDUCATION DISTRICTS JOIN LAGOS@50 CELEBRATIONS

…Hold Science, Arts & Crafts Exhibitions The six Education Districts in Lagos have joined hands in the celebration of the State’s 50 years of existence and excellence through the staging of an exhibition themed: Enhance the Heritage; Advance the future. As part of activities lined up for the celebration, the 3-day programme started on Monday with a science exhibition where …

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LASIEC TO CONDUCT LG ELECTIONS ON JULY 22

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has announced that it would conduct elections into the 57 Local Governments/Local Council Development Areas of the State on Saturday, 22nd July, 2017 while run-off/re-run elections would be conducted on Saturday, 29th July, 2017. According to the Notice of Election signed and issued by the Chairman of the Commission, Hon. Justice Ayotunde Philips, …

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YOUTH AMBASSADOR EMERGES IN LAGOS IBILE ACADEMY

The Lagos State Government has charged winners of the IBILE Youth Academy (IYA) leadership training programme to come together and initiate ideas and recommendations that would contribute positively to the development of youths in the State. The State Commissioner for Ministry of Youth and Social Development, Pharm. (Mrs.) Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf noted that as the IYA leadership training ends, the winners …

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ONGOING ENVIRONMENTAL REFORM WILL TRANSFORM LAGOS –ENVIRONMENTALIST

A Director in the Lagos State Public Service, Dr. Abiodun Afolabi, has reiterated that the ongoing environmental reform of the State Government, tagged “the Cleaner Lagos Initiative’’, will transform the State into a more adorable place to live.   Afolabi, a specialist in Environmental Resources Management and Director Enforcement and Advocacy in the Ministry of the Environment, made the remarks …

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