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LAGOS CLEARS BACK-LOG OF CASES VIA MULTI-DOOR COURTHOUSE IN IKORODU

The State Government has demonstrated its commitment to providing free access to justice to all Lagosians irrespective of gender, faith or social standing with the clearance of the back-log of cases involving 520 people in Ikorodu Division within one week.   This achievement was recorded by the State Government through the Ikorodu Settlement Week (IKDSW), a joint initiative of the …

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LAGOS TRAINS 400 BUTCHERS ON ABATTOIR MANAGEMENT

As part of efforts aimed at ensuring and maintaining a hygienic and conducive environment within abattoirs and the red meat value chain business in Lagos, the State government has trained no fewer than 400 butchers and live cattle dealers drawn from various abattoirs and slaughter slabs in the State on current trends in abattoir management. The training, which centered on …

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ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE: LASG CONSTITUTES IMPLEMENTATION COMMITTEE

The Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Adeniji Kazeem, has constituted a 10-Member Blueprint Implementation Committee headed by Mr. Fola Arthur-Worrey, a former Solicitor-General in the State, to deliberate on the recommendations of the communique issued at the 2-Day Law Summit held last month in Lagos. The inauguration of the committee is part of the resolve of the …

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AMBODE CONSTITUTES NEW BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR GLOVER MEMORIAL HALL

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the constitution of a new Board of Trustees for the Glover Memorial Hall to be chaired by Chief Oluyomi Abayomi Finnih. In a Press Statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr Tunji Bello on Friday, the other members named in the new Board of Trustees include Mr …

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LASG CANVASSES INCREASED ATTENTION FOR MANUFACTURING SECTOR

Lagos State Government has called for increased attention for Nigeria’s manufacturing sector, in view of its potentials to contribute 50 per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP. Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye made the call at the celebration of the Year 2016 Africa Industrialization Day held at Alausa, Ikeja. “As we commemorate the Year …

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LASG EXPRESS READINESS TO PARTNER DEVELOPERS

Lagos State Government has expressed its readiness to partner all interested organisation in order to develop the housing sector, the State Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal, has disclosed. Lawal made this known while receiving the Study Group of Housing Types & Mortgage System for Low-Income Groups in Lagos State, coordinated by Arctic Infrastructure and Heinrich Boll Stiftung, Nigeria. He …

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LAGOS COMMISSIONER URGES PILGRIMS TO INSPIRE GOOD BEHAVIOUR

Lagos State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Dr. Abdul-Lateef Abdul-Hakeem has urged pilgrims of the just concluded pilgrimage to Israel, Greece and Rome to use their pilgrimage experiences to increase the faith and rekindle the hope of other believers. Speaking during the thanksgiving service for the year 2016 pilgrims to the Holy land, Dr. Abdul-Lateef Abdul-Hakeem urged the pilgrims to “continue …

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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: LAGOS JUDGE SENTENCES MAN TO DEATH

  Justice Lawal Akapo of Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has sentenced Sulaiman Olalekan to death by hanging, for the murder of Chika Egbo, on 20th November 2012 in a case of domestic violence. In delivering the judgement, Akapo expressed the belief that the murder of Chika Egbo by the accused, Sulaiman, was premeditated as the accused poured acid …

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LASG SET TO EMPOWER 3000 WOMEN

Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, is set empower widows, vulnerable women, graduates of Skill Acquisition Centres, senior citizens and others as part of efforts to improve the socio-economic well-being and welfare of all Lagosians.   The State Commissioner in the Ministry, Mrs Lola Akande, while addressing the press today, disclosed that the State …

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LAGOS GETS COMMENDATION ON SPECIAL EDUCATION

The Chairman of the Nigerian Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET), Mr. Shomide Macaulay, has commended the Lagos State Government for its efforts in the area of special and inclusive education in the country. Macaulay, who gave the commendation during a courtesy visit to the Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mr. Adesina Odeyemi, stated that it is heart …

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