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‘BE PROBLEM SOLVERS’, AMBODE TELLS LAGOS WORKERS

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has told Lagos State workers that they can achieve more if they play down on challenges that could hamper their deliverables and focus more on possibilities. The Governor said that he recognizes the enormous value that knowledge and skills training bring to bear on the attainment of the strategic objective of his administration and the public service …

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LAGOS TO ESTABLISH AGENCY TO MANAGE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME

…Partners Firm To End Medical Tourism The Lagos State Government on Wednesday revealed plans to establish an agency by law to manage the State’s health insurance scheme expected to be rolled out soon. Briefing Government House Correspondents at the end of a meeting of the AXA Mansard Insurance Group with the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Commissioner for Health, Jide …

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“EMBRACE CITIZENS FRIENDLY APPROACH”, LAGOS WORKERS TOLD

Lagos State Government has advised its workforce to strive towards increasing the confidence already reposed in the present administration in the State by embracing ‘citizens-friendly’ approach when interacting with the members of the public. The Commissioner for Establishment, Trainings and Pensions, Dr. Akintola Benson-Oke who gave the advice recently at the opening session of a training programme tagged: “Emerging Global …

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AMBODE TASKS UBEC ON EDUCATION POLICY

As the quarterly meeting of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) hosted by the Lagos State Government came to a close today, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has tasked members of the commission to play useful role in drafting sound policies that would guide State Commissioners of Education in improving the standard of education across the country. The Governor gave the advice …

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CLEAN LAGOS INITIATIVE: GOVT SEEKS SUPPORT OF SANITATION OFFICERS, MARKET WOMEN

Lagos State Government has sought the support of sanitation officers in all the 20 Local Government and 37 Local Council Development Areas as well as market men and women in its drive to salvage Lagos environment from dirt and environmental degradation.   Speaking at a stakeholders’ session held at the Secretariat, Alausa, the State Commissioner for Local Government and Community …

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BILATERAL TRADE: AMBODE SEEKS PARTNERSHIP WITH ISRAEL ON AGRIC, TECHNOLOGY

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday expressed the readiness of the State Government to tap into the agricultural expertise and technological advancement of Israel for the greater benefit of the State. Governor Ambode, who stated this when he received the Ambassador of State of Israel to Nigeria, Mr Guy Feldman at Lagos House, Ikeja on courtesy visit, said …

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2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES: ADEQUATE PREPARATION WILL ENSURE GOLD FOR NIGERIAN ATHLETES- AMBODE

…Receives Queen’s Baton At Lagos House Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said adequate preparation remained the only panacea for Nigerian athletes to perform exceptionally well at the Commonwealth Games taking place in Australia in 2018, assuring that every effort would be geared towards giving them necessary facilities to prepare. Speaking at Lagos House in Ikeja after receiving …

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PERMANENT SECRETARY CAUTIONS AGAINST EXAMINATION MALPRACTICE

The Tutor General/Permanent Secretary, Education District IV, Mrs. Lola Are-Adegbite has cautioned teachers and students against examination malpractices rampant among those seeking admission into higher institutions of learning. Are-Adegbite who issued the warning recently in her office stated that stringent penalty had been stipulated for those found involved in examination malpractices in the ongoing West African Examinations Council, WAEC.   …

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COMMISSIONER JUSTIFIES LAGOS CONTINUOUS INVESTMENT IN HUMAN RESOURCES

Lagos State Commissioner for Establishment, Trainings and Pensions, Dr. Akintola Benson-Oke, has justified the continuous investment in capacity building of workers in the state employ, saying that retooling the capacity of staff would safe the state government from unquantifiable loss in infrastructure and revenue. Speaking during a training workshop titled: “Human Resources as a Vital Tool in Lagos State Civil …

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AMBODE HAS MADE ME PROUD- TINUBU

…Commissions aboru-abesan link bridge, network of roads, health centre …Gov commences construction of seven lagos-ogun boundary roads National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Wednesday poured accolades on the Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode over his sterling performance in the last 22 months, saying that the Governor has made him proud. Speaking while …

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