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AMBODE ADVISES LAGOSIANS TO IMBIBE THE CULTURE OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

  The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has advised residents of Bariga Local Council Development Area and environs to cultivate the good practice of preventive medicine in order to curb the spread of diseases which hinder quality of life.   Speaking at the commissioning of the Eva Adelaja Primary Health Care Centre, Bariga, the Governor congratulated residents of …

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LASG SETS UP 12-MEMBER ECONOMIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday created a 12-member Economic Advisory Committee headed by renowned accountant and financial expert, Dr Bode Agusto to spearhead the State Government’s drive to improve the business environment and advance the economic development of the State. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tunji Bello after the State Executive …

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181 LG ROADS: LAGOS OPENS BID FOR AWARD OF CONTRACTS

The Lagos State Government has commenced the process of awarding contracts for the construction of a total of 181 community roads across the 57 Local Government Areas (LGAs) and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the State, in line with the promise made by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. The initiative to rehabilitate the roads within the communities was introduced in 2016 …

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LAGOS ACTING HOS CHARGES PROCUREMENT OFFICERS ON PROBITY, HIGHPROFESSIONAL STANDARD

The Lagos State Acting Head of Service, Mrs. Folasade Adesoye has charged Procurement Officers in the State Public Service to maintain probity and high professional standards in the course of discharging their duties to support the State Government’s Public Procurement Management System that guarantees integrity and encourage public trust. The Acting Head of Service stated this today while declaring open a 3-Day Procurement Planning Workshop for Procurement Officers in Ministries, …

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LAGOS ORGANISES WORKSHOP FOR N-POWER FACILITATORS

  Lagos State Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation has commenced the training of facilitators of N-Power Programme Verification Exercise for the beneficiaries in the State.   In her welcome address, the State Commissioner for the Ministry, Mrs. Lola Akande enjoined the facilitators to abide by the guidelines stipulated in the N-Power Verification officer’s Manual and be diligent in …

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ELECTRICITY SUPPLY TO BADAGRY HINTERLANDS: LASG PLEADS FOR PATIENCE

… Says 16 years of darkness would soon be over Lagos State Government has revealed that supply of electricity to some hinterlands in Badagry West Local Council Development Area of the State will soon be restored, saying some setback was experienced in connecting the areas to the national grid.   The State Commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources, Mr. Wale …

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LAGOS STATE TASK FORCE ARRESTS FAKE JOURNALIST

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force have arrested a man who impersonated a journalist with the TV Continental (TVC), a media outfit. Speaking on the arrest, the Chairman of the Agency SP Olayinka Egbeyemi disclosed that the suspect was arrested during an enforcement operation carried out around Maryland and its environs where 67 miscreants and hoodlums were arrested …

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LAGOS COMMENCES IMPLEMENTATION OF CHILD PROTECTION POLICY

The Lagos State Government has commenced implementation of the Executive Order ratified by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on December 16, 2016 which established the Lagos State Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. The Executive Order highlights the importance and priority which the State Government placed towards protecting the lives of children and it applies to all State Government organisations, all schools, child …

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ARTISTS, STUDENTS WARM UP TO EKO ART EXPO

…As Lagos Names Curators The first Rasheed Gbadamosi Eko Art Expo which opens on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island is gathering momentum as gallery owners, artists and art students all over Lagos submit artworks and warm up to the three-day exhibition being organized by Lagos State government in collaboration with some galleries …

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LAGOS POSTPONES CEREMONY FOR NEW SCHOOL BUILDING

  The Lagos State Government has announced the postponement of the foundation laying ceremony of new model school buildings at Angus Memorial High School, Somolu and Awori College, Ojo previously scheduled to hold on Tuesday, January 24, 2017. Speaking on the postponement in his Office today, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr. Adesina Odeyemi said the shift in date …

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