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LAGOS, ISSUING HOUSES SEAL DEAL ON N47BN BOND

  The Lagos State Government on Friday announced the closing of its N47billion 16.5 per cent 2023 Series 1 Bond Issuance under the N500billion Third Debt Issuance Programme targeted at improving the physical and social infrastructure base of the State. At the signing ceremony held at the Lagos House, Ikeja, the State Government issued N47billion Series 1 Bond maturing in …

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N25BN ETF: LAGOS TARGETS 900, 000 JOBS BY 2019

…Distributes Offer Letters To Beneficiaries Of Pilot Scheme The Lagos State Government through the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) on Friday distributed offer letters to some of the beneficiaries of the pilot scheme of the N25 billion Employment Trust Fund (ETF), with a pledge to create at least 300, 000 direct and 600, 000 indirect jobs by 2019 through …

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AMBODE COMMISSIONS MAJOR LINK BRIDGE IN BADAGRY

…Orders Commencement Of Work On Aradagun-Whispering Palms Road Project As part of measures to boost tourism and enhance movement of goods and services, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday commissioned the newly completed Imeke-Ajido Bridge, a major link bridge in Badagry axis of the State. The bridge, which is 500metres long, was designed with sidewalk on both sides. …

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BADAGRY ‘LL WITNESS MASSIVE TRANSFORMATION IN 2017 – AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (3rd left), with Hip-Hop/Rap Artist, Dremo; Afro Pop singers, Jazzman Olofin; Mayokun; Rap Artist, CDQ and Yahooze crooner, Olu Maintain during the One Lagos Fiesta at the Badagry Secondary School, Badagry, Lagos, on Wednesday, December 28, 2016.

  …Says Govt Ready To Boost Tourism Potentials Of Ancient Town Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday unveiled plans by his administration to boost and scale up the tourism potentials of Badagry thereby creating jobs for the youths and the people of the ancient town. Governor Ambode, who spoke in Badagry at the on-going One Lagos Fiesta, said …

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PUT PEOPLE INTEREST FIRST, AMBODE TELLS PUBLIC OFFICE HOLDERS

…AS MUSLIM CLERIC COMMENDS GOV’S DEVELOPMENTAL STRIDES Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday urged all political office holders to put the interest of the people first and strive to fulfill contract made with citizens during the electioneering period, saying that doing otherwise will amount to displeasing God. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the 10th Annual Hijrah Lecture organised …

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AT IKORODU FIESTA, AMBODE OFFERS AMNESTY TO CULTISTS

  …Urges Youths To Shun Kidnapping, Rape, Other Crimes Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday announced readiness of the State Government to offer amnesty to cultists willing to renounce their membership of cult groups and turn a new leaf. Governor Ambode, who stated this in Ikorodu at the ongoing One Lagos Fiesta, said his administration has perfected plans …

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HARDWORK PAYS, AMBODE TELLS YOUTHS

…Promises More Jobs In 2017 Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday counseled the youths in the State on the need to embrace hardwork, saying that such was important to be successful in life.   Governor Ambode, who spoke in Epe during the ongoing One Lagos Fiesta, an annual end of the year revue put together by the State …

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OUR TARGET’S TO MAKE LAGOS THIRD LARGEST ECONOMY IN AFRICA- AMBODE

  …Says State’ll Record Milestone Developments In 2017 Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday said that one of his administration’s objectives is to propel the State from being the fifth to become the third largest economy in Africa. He said to achieve this, the State Government would focus more on Education (especially vocational training), scaling up of its health facilities, …

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TAKE ADVANTAGE OF N25BN ETF, AMBODE TASKS YOUTHS, ENTREPRENUERS

…Flags Off One Lagos Fiesta  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode at the weekend urged the youths and entrepreneurs in the State to take full advantage of the N25billion Employment Trust Fund (ETF) initiative of his administration to grow their businesses and become self reliant.   Governor Ambode, who stated this in Agege while flagging off the One Lagos Fiesta, …

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TRAGEDY AVERTED AS TWO FUEL TANKERS COLLIDE, SPILL CONTENT IN LAGOS

…Ambode Visits Scene, Orders Smooth Evacuation Exercise   What could have been a major tragedy was on Saturday averted by the combined efforts of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) and the Lagos State Fire Service when a tanker fully loaded with 33,000 litres of PMS fell on the Anthony Bridge Inward Gbagada. According to an eyewitness account, the …

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