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LAGOS SET TO COMPLETE TOURISM DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN BADAGRY

The Lagos State Government is set to complete all ongoing tourism development projects in the Badagry division of the State including the reconstruction and a facelift of the 154-year-old Heritage Museum and other slave trade monuments. The State Acting Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Adebimpe Akinsola, disclosed this during an assessment visit to all tourism project sites in …

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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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EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS: A PREREQUISITE FOR GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT – LAGOS COMMISSIONER

Lagos State Commissioner for Wealth Creation & Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi – Etti has attributed the increasing rate of unemployment among job seekers in the State to the dearth of employability skills. Speaking at the opening ceremony of an employability skills training programme organized for unemployed youths in Lagos, the Commissioner said most of the youths do not have the …

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STOP ILLEGAL PARKING – LASTMA BOSS URGES DRIVERS

The General Manager of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr. Wale Musa, has appealed to motorists, especially commercial drivers, to desist from illegal picking and dropping of passengers at undesignated places. Musa, who spoke at LASTMA Headquarters after an evaluation of traffic movement in Lagos on Monday, noted that the trend of unauthorised parking was one of the …

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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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