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LASG CONSTRUCTS BRIDGES TO CONNECT FOUR RIVERINE COMMUNITIES

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved and awarded contracts for the construction of three pedestrian bridges to link four riverine communities in Ojo Local Government area of the State. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works and Infrastructure Engr. Temidayo Erinle, made the disclosure during a project stakeholders meeting held at Itogbesa. Represented by the Director, Project Planning and …

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LASG RESTATES COMMITMENT TO SUPPORT ASSOCIATIONS, DONATES UTILITY VEHICLES TO STAFF UNIONS

Lagos State Government says it would continue to appreciate and acknowledge the roles of labour unions in wealth creation, social harmony and economic progress as well as the contributions of retired top government functionaries towards the advancement and progress of the State. The State Acting Head of Service, Mrs. Folasade Adesoye, disclosed this at the presentation of utility vehicles to …

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RRS ARRESTS DRIVER FOR DIVERSION OF 600 BAGS OF FLOUR

Operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a driver who connived with three other persons to divert and sell 600 bags of flour and a truck belonging to his employer. The suspect, Garuba Lawal, 36, from Kwara State connived with three others now at large and diverted the bags of flour to Sagamu, Ogun …

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LAGOS PARKS AND GARDENS TASKS HORTICULTURISTS ON LUSH GARDENS

The General Manager, Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency, Mrs. Abimbola Jijoho-Ogun has charged horticulturists to maintain a lush green in all State parks and gardens assigned to them in order to sustain the greening initiative of the State Government. Mrs. Jijoho-Ogun who stated this during the quarterly meeting with horticulturists stressed that maintenance of the gardens is essential to …

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LAGOS STATE DEBUNKS MEDIA REPORTS ON DEATHS FROM MENINGITIS

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris has debunked media reports that two deaths have been recorded as a result of meningitis attack in the State. Idris, while speaking recently during a review of the State’s activities to curtail the spread of the meningitis epidemic said, “the report carried by some newspapers and online platforms is untrue and …

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LAGOS SAFETY COMMISSION TO INTENSIFY ADVOCACY AT GRASSROOTS

The Director-General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr. Hakeem Dickson has reiterated that the Commission will not relent in its efforts to take safety advocacy to the grassroots in order to ensure safety culture among Lagosians. Speaking at the Quarterly Health, Safety and Environmental Advocacy walk in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government, Mr.  Dickson said the agency will continue to partner with other …

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ISHAWO KILLINGS: LAGOS COMMISERATES WITH POLICE, FAMILIES

…Vows To Go After Militants …Reiterates Why Illegal Shanties Must Go   The Lagos State Government on Sunday commiserated with the families of four Police Officers and one Army Captain that lost their lives in Ishawo area of Ikorodu after an ambush unleashed on them by militants.   The gallant officers were killed after successfully rescuing kidnapped victims kept in …

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LAGOS @ 50: PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICERS CHARGED TO REPORT REFLECTIVE MOMENTS

The Permanent Secretary of the Lagos State Ministry of Information and Strategy, Mr. Fola Adeyemi, has called on all Public Affairs Officers (PAOs) in the State Government employ to explore the cultural dexterity, economic viability and past interesting moments of Lagos during the forthcoming golden jubilee celebration.   Making the call on Friday at an interactive session with PAOs at the …

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LAGOS REITERATES READINESS TO PARTNER OTHERS ON WOMEN EMANCIPATION

Lagos State Government has reiterated its readiness to partner associations, corporate organisations and individuals on the total emancipation of women in the State through empowerment, education and poverty eradication.   The Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Mrs. Lola Akande disclosed this on Thursday during a courtesy visit to the Ministry by the Executive Members of the Association of …

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CODELAGOS WILL TRAIN ONE MILLION LAGOSIANS ON COMPUTER PROGRAMMING- BANK-OLEMOH

Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh on Thursday said the CodeLagos Programme, billed to be launched later this month will train one million Lagosians on computer programming. Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh who disclosed this at the commencement of a three-day training session for CodeLagos Master Trainers, said the …

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