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LAGOS UNVEILS STATUES OF KING ADO AND PRINCE OLOFIN

Lagos State Government has once again demonstrated her commitment to the promotion and development of cultural tourism in the State with the unveiling of statues of the first crown king of Lagos, King Ado and the legendary Prince Olofin Atekoye, referred to as the first migrant from Ile-Ife, the cradle of Yorubas, to settle in Lagos. Speaking at the unveiling …

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LSUBEB PLEDGES MORE SUPPORT FOR EDUCATION

The Executive Chairman, Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr. Ganiyu Oluremi Sopeyin has reaffirmed the commitment of the Board to further improve on what has been achieved by the Ambode administration in the area of basic education in the State. Dr. Sopeyin, who gave the assurance today in his Office at Maryland during a courtesy call by the Standing …

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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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LAGOS CLAMPS DOWN ON ILLEGAL ABATTOIRS, CATTLE MARKETS IN IKORODU, BADAGRY

No fewer than 24 butchers and cattle traders have been arrested for offences bordering on illegal operations in a clamp-down exercise carried out over the weekend against illegal abattoirs, slaughter slabs and cattle markets by the Lagos State Government. Speaking with newsmen after the exercise, the Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Oluwatoyin Suarau explained that the exercise was carried out in …

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LAGOS APPOINTS NURTW OFFICIALS AS AMBASSADORS OF CAMPAIGN AGAINST SEXUAL, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

The Lagos State Government has appointed some key officials of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) as ambassadors of the campaign against rape, domestic violence, child abuse, maltreatment and neglect in the State. Speaking at a sensitization and engagement initiative held at Abule Egba Secretariat of Lagos State branch of NURTW, Coordinator of Domestic and Sexual Violence Response …

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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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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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