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EKO ART EXPO: LAGOS TO USE ART, TOURISM TO BOOST ECONOMY

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has disclosed that the just concluded 3-Day Rasheed Gbadamosi Eko Art Expo organised by the State government is aimed at using tourism, entertainment and the creative arts to boost  and stimulate the economy of the State. Speaking during the closing ceremony of the exhibition held at Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos, the …

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AMBODE VOWS TO PRESERVE LAGOS HISTORICAL, CULTURAL HERITAGE

  …Commissions Newly Upgraded Tinubu Square Fountain Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday expressed the resolve of his administration to continue to preserve cultural and historical sites across the State and develop them to international standard to boost tourism, employment generation and relaxation. Governor Ambode, who stated this while commissioning the newly upgraded Tinubu Square Fountain in Lagos …

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WE’LL EXPLORE ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT SECTOR TO OVERCOME RECESSION- AMBODE

…Hosts First Rasheed Gbadamosi Art Exhibition …FG, Osoba, Others Hail Gov’s Drive To Make State Hub of Creative Industry   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday evening said that his administration will continue to harness the massive potentials and creativity that abound in the arts and entertainment sector not only to boost the State’s economy but also to lead the …

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LAGOS LAUNCHES FIRST ONLINE PLATFORM TO INTERACT WITH CITIZENS

The Lagos State Government on Thursday launched a mobile app to facilitate interaction and provision of services between government and the citizens from the comfort of their homes and offices without necessarily paying a visit to government establishments where such services are being provided. The mobile app, otherwise known as Citizens Gate under the Citizens Relations Management (CRM) initiative, is the first …

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AMBODE DISBURSES N1BN TO 705 BENEFICIARIES OF N25BN ETF

  …Urges Judicious Use Of Funds To Grow Economy …Beneficiaries Laud Transparent Selection Process   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday presented cheques worth over N1billion to 705 beneficiaries of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (ETF) pilot scheme, charging them to utilise the funds responsibly to grow their businesses, create jobs for the unemployed youths and contribute to the …

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AMBODE EARMARKS 181 LG ROADS FOR CONSTRUCTION IN 2017

…Warn Your Subjects Against Crime CP Tells Monarchs, Community Leaders … As Governor Holds 6thTown Hall Meeting In Mile 12 Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said that his administration would consolidate on its infrastructural renewal drive with the construction of 181 local government roads in the current fiscal year, saying the process for the award of the contract would commence …

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WE’LL INCREASE LAGOS GDP THROUGH ENTERTAINMENT – AMBODE

…Tasks Artistes On Structured Framework To Transform Industry … Shina Peters, Adewale Ayuba, Salawa Abeni, Tiwa Savage, Others Hail Gov Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday revealed plans of his administration to leverage on the vast economic opportunities in entertainment, tourism and arts sectors, among others to grow the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the State and promote talents …

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LAGOS ALLAYS FEARS ON BOMB SCARE IN AGEGE

  …Says Arrested Killers Of LASTMA Commander To Aid Investigation The Lagos State Government on Monday allayed fears of residents on suspected explosive substance which was allegedly dropped in a manhole in one of the Streets in Agege area of the State, saying that the development was nothing to worry about. The development had led to residents scampering for safety …

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NO SUBSTITUTE TO NIGERIA’S UNITY – AMBODE

Underscores Need For Remembrance Of Fallen Heroes Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday stressed the need for the continuous remembrance of the fallen heroes who laid their lives for the unity of the country, saying that the country must remain united to celebrate and honour them. Speaking after performing the laying of wreath and release of pigeons in …

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BILATERAL TRADE: AMBODE MEETS BRITISH, GERMAN ENVOYS

  …Insists Plans To Make Lagos Hub Of Commerce, Tourism In Africa On Course Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday said the vision of his administration to create a more prosperous and safer Lagos and transform the State into the hub of commerce and tourism in Africa remained on course and all efforts would be geared towards achieving …

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