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AMBODE AWARDS CONTRACTS FOR RENOVATION OF 174 CLASSROOMS, 8 NEW BLOCKS

…Lays Foundation Of New Model School In Ojo Lagos State Governor Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday said his administration has awarded contract for the construction of eight new blocks of classrooms as well as the renovation of 174 existing blocks of classrooms and the construction of perimeter fence in various schools to enhance security. The Governor, who spoke at the Foundation Laying …

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AMBODE OKAYS DEATH PENALTY FOR KIDNAPPERS

…Signs Anti-Kidnapping, Sporting Bills Into Law …Gov’s Assent Direct Response To Kidnapping, Says Speaker Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday signed into law the anti-kidnapping bill recently passed by the State House of Assembly, with a pledge to ensure its full implementation to eradicate kidnapping once and for all in the State. The Prohibition of the Act of Kidnapping Law …

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LAGOS PAYS N597M TO 148 RETIREES

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has continued the payment of retirees’ entitlements by paying the sum of N597 million to another set of 148 retirees drawn from the Mainstream Civil Service, Local Governments and State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Teachers Establishments and Pensions Office (TEPO) and other parastatals of Government being accrued pension rights credited into their Retirement …

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LASG ORGANISES TECHNOLOGY LITERACY PROGRAMME FOR ARTISANS

Lagos State Government has organised a technology literacy programme for artisans and owners of Small and Medium Scale enterprises as a way of optimizing business opportunities that abound locally and internationally. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the programme, the State Commissioner for the Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosimi-Etti said the State Government, in collaboration with …

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JUSTICE REFORM: OSINBAJO RECOMMENDS DAY-TO-DAY TRIALS, HEAVY PUNISHMENT FOR DELAYS

…Calls For Attitudinal Change From Judges, Lawyers …Functional Judicial System Critical To Economic Growth, Says Ambode Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Monday identified delay in the administration of justice as a major challenge that must be jointly tackled by all relevant stakeholders in the justice sector, just as he urged judges, lawyers and others to change their attitudes and stand up …

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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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