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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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AMBODE WOOS INVESTORS TO LAGOS AT NAIROBI’S GERMAN-AFRICAN BUSINESS SUMMIT

…Says Africa Has Potentials To Be A Great Continent Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said the State iswilling, able and ready to partner with investors within and outside Africa, just as he said that adequate measures have been put in place to enhance the ease of doing business within the State. Governor Ambode, who spoke at thesecond …

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AMBODE RECEIVES CERTIFICATE ADMITTING LAGOS INTO WORLD’S 100 RESILIENT CITIES

  …Reveals Plans To Construct Rail Line Linking Ikoyi To Lekki Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday received the Certificate of Admission of the State as one of the 100 Resilient Cities (100RC) in the world pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation, saying that it was a starting point and a positive partnership that would help the State address the challenges …

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LAGOS NEEDS $30BN TO EXECUTE 30 CAPITAL PROJECTS IN FIVE YEARS- AMBODE

…Inaugurates 12-Member Economic Advisory Committee Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said that the State would require at least $30billion dollars to adequately deliver 30 most impactful infrastructural projects over the next five years. The Governor, who spoke shortly before inaugurating a 12-member Economic Advisory Committee at the Lagos House, Ikeja, said the projected figure represents about $6billion …

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AMBODE INSISTS ON REMOVING YELLOW BUSES (DANFO) FROM LAGOS ROADS …Reveals New Sanitation Policy

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday insisted plans are afoot to remove yellow buses popularly known as Danfo from Lagos roads for a more efficient, well-structured and world class mass transportation system that would facilitate ease of movement within the city. The Governor also said that his administration would soon roll out a comprehensive environmental sanitation policy that would …

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SHUN NEGATIVE VALUES, VICES, AMBODE CHARGES STUDENTS

…Lays Foundation Of  Two Additional Model Colleges Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday advised students in the State to fully embrace the opportunities being provided by his administration in the education sector and shun all negative values and vices that could hinder them from realising their dreams The Governor said his vision remained the building of great future full …

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