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LG ELECTION: LAGOS EXTENDS RESTRICTION OF MOVEMENT

…Reiterates Call For Peaceful Conduct The Lagos State Government on Wednesday extended the restriction of movement across the State noting that it had been slightly expanded and will now be enforced between 7 am and 3pm on Saturday July 22, to allow for a smooth conduct of the Local Government elections and unhindered participation. In a statement issued by the …

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ELECTION RESULTS TO BE DECLARED AT COLLATION CENTRES – PHILLIPS

The Chairman, Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Hon. Justice Ayotunde Phillips has said that results of elections into Chairmanship and Councillorship posts in the 57 Local Governments and Local Council Development Areas of Lagos State scheduled for Saturday, 22nd July 2017 will be announced at the Local Government/ Local Council Development Area Collation Centres and Ward Collation Centres respectively. …

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LAGOS TASK FORCE ARRESTS SUSPECTED CHILD ABDUCTOR IN OSHODI

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force during an overnight patrol arrested a man who was alleged to have abducted a six-month old baby girl (Darasimi Akinyemi) at No 55, Oshodi Road, Oshodi, Lagos. Speaking on the incident, the Chairman of the Lagos State Task Force, SP Olayinka Egbeyemi, stated that mother of the alleged abducted baby, Mrs. Banke …

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LAGOS BEGINS IKORODU-AREPO LINK ROAD PROJECT

The long awaited road project which will connect Agric area of Ikorodu to the Arepo area of Ogun State has finally taken off. This was made known at a stakeholders’ meeting held to sensitize the relevant stakeholders and community leaders on the need for their support and cooperation on the project. Governor Ambode, who was represented by the Commissioner for …

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LAGOS DENIES APPROVING CONSTRUCTION OF ICT MALL IN IKEJA

…SAYS GOVT COMMITTED TO RELOCATION OF COMPUTER VILLAGE TO KATANGOWA Lagos State Government on Tuesday denied involvement with an infrastructural firm, Master Realty International Concept Ltd, allegedly reported to be parading itself as having approval to construct an ICT specialized mall directly beside the newly built Ikeja Bus Terminal. The State’s Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Tpl Wasiu Anifowoshe in …

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CANDIDATES FOR LAGOS COUNCIL POLLS SIGN MoU WITH LASIEC

Candidates contesting for elective posts into the 57 Local Governments/ Local Council Development Areas of Lagos State have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) to promote consensus building between the Commission and the political parties. The Memorandum of Understanding is intended to provide a clear understanding of the roles of political parties in …

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AMBODE REITERATES COMMITMENT TO SECURITY IN LAGOS

…HANDS OVER 150 FIRST AID BOXES TO RRS  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today reiterated his commitment to ensuring that the issue of security remains a top priority in the scheme of things, just as he handed over 150 First Aid Kits to the operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Command. The Governor stated this at …

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NIGERIAN NAVY ONLINE REGISTRATION 2017 RECRUITMENT EXERCISE ENDS ON JULY 31

The Lagos State Government on Monday informed interested indigenes of the State that the online registration for the Nigerian Navy 2017 recruitment exercise which commenced on Saturday, July 1st, 2017 and would end on Monday 31st, July 2017.  A statement issued by the Office of the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr. Tunji Bello, advised all interested indigenes to …

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LAGOS LAUNCHES COMMUNITY TV TO SCALE UP GRASSROOTS DEVELOPMENT

…Seeks Active Participation Of CDCs, CDAs, Others The Lagos State Government on Monday unveiled a new television programme tagged ‘Lagos Community Updates’ to advance development at the grassroots and engender active participation of the people at the local level in governance. Speaking at the unveiling held at the State Secretariat in Alausa, Special Adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Communities …

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HAJJ 2017: LAGOS COMMENCES MEDICAL SCREENING EXERCISE FOR INTENDING PILGRIMS

The Lagos State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has commenced the medical screening exercise of the Y2017 Hajj intending pilgrims at the Old Secretariat Central Mosque, GRA, Ikeja between 8 am to 2 pm daily to ensure that all intending pilgrims are vaccinated before the final departure to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Executive Secretary of the Board, Mr. Muftau …

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