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MRS. AMBODE DISTRIBUTES FOOTWEAR TO PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has renewed her call to parents and well-meaning Lagosians to pay adequate attention to the welfare of school pupils. She made the call at Central Primary School, Oba Akinjobi Way Ikeja, one of the venues slated for the distribution of school shoes and socks to all pupils in primary 1-3 …

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SHUN ACTS THAT CAN BREED DISUNITY, CRISIS, AMBODE TELLS CHRISTIANS

…CAN Lauds Gov, Says Lagos Progressing Despite Recession Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday enjoined Christians to continue to make conscious efforts to sustain the peaceful atmosphere across the country, urging them to also refrain from acts capable of breeding division and igniting avoidable crisis. The Governor, who spoke at the 2017 Inter-Denominational Divine Service organised by the Christian Association …

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AMBODE TARGETS 3000MW 24-HR POWER GENERATION FOR LAGOS

…Says FG Can’t Solve Nation’s Energy Sector Challenges Alone …32 Communities In Badagry To Be Connected To National Grid By March Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said the quest by the country to achieve energy security can no longer be left for the Federal Government to address alone, just as he revealed plans by the State to …

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LAGOS RRS NABS EX–CONVICT OVER PHONE THEFT

The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested an 18-Year old serial phone thief in Oshodi.   The suspect, Sadeeq Wasiu, who had been imprisoned seven times, was arrested on Tuesday after several months of being on the operatives’ wanted list.   Wasiu, alias “Omo Eiye”, as he is popularly called in Oshodi, …

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CODELAGOS: LAGOS TO SET UP 500 TRAINING CENTRES

…Partners With Private Sector   The Lagos State Government on Tuesday revealed plans to set up 500 Coding Centres in public and private schools across the State ahead of the launch of the CodeLagos Initiative in April, 2017.   The CodeLagos project is an initiative of the State Government targeted at equipping at least one million Lagosians with the skills …

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SOUTHWEST GOVERNORS RESOLVE TO COLLABORATE ON SECURITY

…Adopts Uniform Educational Curriculum, Agric Partnership …As Ambode, Fayose, Ajimobi, Aregbesola, Mimiko Meet In Ekiti Southwest Governors on Monday resolved to work together to address the security challenges confronting the region and foster economic growth and well-being of the people. The Governors, in a communiqué issued at the end of the meeting of Southwest Governors’ Forum held at the Government …

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LAGOS COMMITTED TO EFFECTIVE HRM – ACTING HOS

Lagos State Acting Head of Service, Mrs. Folasade Adesoye has reiterated the State Government’s unwavering commitment towards enthroning an efficient and effective human resource management system in the State Public Service in line with international best practices. Adesoye, who disclosed this today while declaring open a specialized orientation programme for redeployed management staff of Local Governments and Local Council Development …

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LASG SEEKS IMPROVEMENT IN GRASSROOT INFORMATION DISSEMINATION

Lagos State government has said that it will continue to improve its relationship with its citizens at the grassroots through an effective and participatory method of communication. The Chairman, Local Government Service Commission, Mr. Babatunde Rotinwa, stated this at a training programme organised by the Commission for Information Managers with the Local Government and Local Council Development Areas on ‘Effective …

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LAGOS CITY MARATHON: KENYA’S KIPTUM DEFENDS TITLE, WINS $50,000

…We’re On Track To Reposition Sports In Lagos- Ambode …Says Marathon’ll Put State On World Map In a time of two hours, 15 minutes and 20 seconds, Kenya’s, Abraham Kiptum who won the maiden edition of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon on Saturday successfully defended his title at the second edition of the race carting away the grand prize of …

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100, 000 ATHLETES FROM 27 COUNTRIES TO PARTICIPATE IN LAGOS MARATHON

…As Ambode Assures Of Adequate Security, Logistics …Our Goal Is To Make Tourney Among World’s Top 10, Says AFN President A total of 100, 000 athletes from 27 countries including Nigeria will be participating in the second edition of Access Bank Lagos Marathon billed to hold from 7am to 2pm on February 11, 2017. 64 elite athletes from 26 countries …

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