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LAGOS TO ESTABLISH COMMERCIAL COURTHOUSE TO SPEED UP DISPUTE RESOLUTION

…As Ambode Swears-In Oke As 16th Substantive CJ …We’ll Stamp Out Corruption, Uphold Rule Of Law, New CJ Vows Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday unveiled plans by the State Government to establish a designated Commercial Courthouse with the overall objective of ensuring speedy resolution of disputes as well as drive commerce and enhance the ease of doing …

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LAGOS SET TO BECOME AFRICA’S THIRD LARGEST ECONOMY BY 2020

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has reiterated the determination of the present administration to make Lagos Africa’s third largest economy by the year 2020. Ambode stated this in his address at the 25th-anniversary celebration of the Commerce and Industry Correspondents Association of Nigeria held at the Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Ikeja, recently. The Governor, who was represented …

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AMBODE SEEKS PARTNERSHIP WITH BUSINESS COMMUNITY

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has invited the business community to partner with government in the tourism, hospitality, recreation, transportation and agro-based sectors to harness the abundant potentials across the State. The Governor stated this while speaking as the Special Guest of Honour at the 2017 ‘Exemplary Leadership in Business’ awards ceremony organized by the Nigerian Television …

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LAGOS REVOKES REGULATORY CERTIFICATION OF SOME WATER AND WASTEWATER SERVICE PROVIDERS

  The Lagos State Government has decertified licenses of water and wastewater treatment plants of some private organizations for non-compliance with the provisions of the State Water sector Law. The Executive Secretary of the State Water Regulatory Commission, Arc. Ahmed Kabiru Abdullahi made this known on Thursday during an enforcement exercise to some service providers in the State, stressing that …

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LAGOS DRIVERS’ INSTITUTE HOLDS CAMPAIGN ON SAFETY

As part of efforts to entrench a safe driving culture among residents of Lagos, especially commercial drivers, the Lagos State Drivers’ Institute, LASDRI, has taken its safe driving enlightenment campaign and Advocacy Program to CMS Taxi and Motor Park, Marina. The Chief Executive Officer of the Institute, Mr. Philips Ogunlade, while addressing the Commercial Drivers, during the programme said the …

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LASG COMMENCES JOB FAIR FOR THE UNEMPLOYED

The Lagos State Government has initiated a job fair for the unemployed graduates as part of efforts to harness available job opportunities in the private sector and small businesses in the state. Speaking at the Ikorodu Job Fair, the Commissioner, Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti said the Job Fair is part of the Graduate Internship Programme recently inaugurated by …

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TRAFFIC DECONGESTION: LAGOS TO CONSTRUCT MULTI-LAYER CAR PARKS IN STRATEGIC LOCATIONS

…Commissions Modern Bus Stop, Lay-By In Alapere-Ketu The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, said …

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YEAR 2017 COWLSO CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ON INGENUITY OF WOMEN­ – BOLANLE AMBODE

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, today in Lagos stated that this year’s Committee of the Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO) National Women Conference, would focus on the ingenuity of women as innovators and solution providers. Mrs. Ambode, who is the Chairman of COWLSO made this known at Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, while interacting …

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LAGOS STANDS WITH TINUBU ON DEVOLUTION OF POWERS, FEDERALISM- AMBODE

…Urges Traditional Rulers To Support Fight Against Drug Abuse, Crime …Reels Out Projects, Plans At 9th Town Hall Meeting …Okays Repair Of 43 Major Link Roads Affected By Rain Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said the State Government stands solidly behind the position of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on the …

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COURT REAFFIRMS LASG’S AUTHORITY OVER INLAND WATERWAYS

…SAYS NIWA LACKS CONSTITUTIONAL POWER TO REGULATE STATE WATERWAYS A Federal High Court in Lagos has reaffirmed the power of the Lagos State Government to legislate and control the inland waterways within the territory of the State. Delivering judgment in a suit filed by fishermen operating in Eti-Osa Local Government Area of the State with reference number FHC/L/CS/1098/07, Justice Saliu …

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