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OSHODI-AIRPORT ROAD: I’M BEING FRUSTRATED-AMBODE

  …Says Buhari’s Directive On Presidential Lodge Yet To Be Honoured Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode Tuesday said his administration’s plan to carry out a total reconstruction of the International Airport Road from Oshodi was being frustrated by the Federal Ministry of Works.   Governor Ambode, who spoke to Government House Correspondents at the Lagos House, shortly after carrying …

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EMULATE AWOLOWO’S CHARACTER, VALUES AND IDEALS TO TACKLE TODAY’S CHALLENGES SAYS GOVERNOR AMBODE

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has charged political leaders in the country to epitomize the noble character, values and ideals of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo in tackling the challenges confronting the Nation today. The Governor gave the charge at the “2017 Obafemi Awolowo Memorial Lecture” with the theme, “The Awolowo Legacy and Its Message to Nigerian Youths” …

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IKORODU RESIDENTS TASKED ON NEW ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

Residents of Ikorodu Local Government Area and its environs have been urged to cooperate with the government for the success of its new environmental agenda of ensuring a cleaner Lagos. Speaking at a town hall meeting with Community Development Associations, Residents Associations and artisan groups in Ikorodu Local Government Secretariat on Tuesday, the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare …

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LASG LICENCES AUCTIONEERS

In a move aimed at sanitising the growing business of auctioning in the Lagos economy, the State government has begun the issuance of licenses to auctioneers, thereby making licensees the only legal operators that can engage in auctioning in any form within Lagos State. Speaking during the formal issuance of licenses to 20 certified operators in the State, Mr. Rotimi …

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LAGOS HOUSE COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN ADVOCATES FREE, FAIR LG ELECTIONS

The Chairman of the Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on the Judiciary, Human Rights, Public Petitions and the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Hon. (Mrs.) Adefunmilayo Tejuosho, has urged the Commission to be impartial in the conduct of the forthcoming Local Government elections in the State. Tejuosho gave the advice during the visit of members of the Committee …

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WE’LL DELIVER LAGOS-IBADAN RAIL PROJECT BY DECEMBER 2018-OSINBAJO

…Rail Project’ll Boost Regional Integration, Economic Growth –Ambode Acting President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said that the Federal Government was committed to delivering a fast and efficient rail service system between Lagos and Ibadan within a projected time frame of December 2018. Osinbajo, who spoke at the Ground Breaking Ceremony of the Segment …

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2017 PROMOTION EXERCISE: CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION POSTPONES BRIEFING OF CANDIDATES

The Lagos State Civil Service Commission has announced the postponement of the briefing for eligible candidates for the Year 2017 Promotion Exercise earlier scheduled to take place on Wednesday, 8th March, 2017 to Friday 10th March, 2017 at Adeyemi Bero Auditorium by 10:00 a.m.   According to a release by the Commission today, the postponement became necessary due to pressing …

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LAGOS KICK-STARTS 2017 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY WITH SYMPOSIUM

As Nigeria joins the rest of the World to celebrate the International Women’s Day, Lagos State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Lola Akande has made a clarion call on women to take positive action against Domestic Violence and Gender Discrimination.   The Commissioner made the call at a Symposium organized by the Ministry to kick starts Year2017 International …

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LASG RESTATES SUPPORT FOR BLIND FOOTBALL

The Lagos State Government has restated its support for the annual inter-college Yinka Gbadamosi Light Foundation (GOLIF) Blind Football competition as part of efforts to improve recreational activities for the visually impaired and in line with its inclusive governance policy.   Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule, the State Deputy Governor stated this at the Blind Football competition organised by GOLIF and …

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