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LAGOS TO CONTINUE ITS ASSISTANCE TO THE PRISONS SERVICE – SSG

The Secretary to the Lagos State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello over the weekend expressed the readiness of the State Government to continue to assist the State Command of the Nigerian Prisons Service with equipment and facilities to ensure that the prisons remain safe at all times.   The SSG who stated this while responding to a request by the State …

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LAGOS MEDIATION CENTRE RECEIVES AWARD

  The Citizens Mediation Centre, an Agency of the Lagos State Ministry of Justice has received commendation and an Award for its free mediation services offered to the public.   The recognition award which was conferred on the CMC by the Society for Peace Studies and Practice during its annual international conference and general assembly held at Babcock University with …

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LAGOS ENLISTS TWO MILLION RESIDENTS IN FIGHT AGAINST DOMESTIC, SEXUAL VIOLENCE

The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) has begun a six-month intensified campaign against all forms of Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) in the State with a target to reach out to two million residents to lead the crusade against the menace. Coordinator of DSVRT, Mrs. Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi who disclosed this during a training session for …

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RESCUE OF IGBONLA STUDENTS: LAGOS VOWS TO BEEF UP SECURITY IN SCHOOLS

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured that the government would utilise the academic break to reinforce security in all schools in the State, especially in the suburb and riverine areas to prevent any incidence of kidnapping. The Governor, who spoke through the State’s Deputy Governor, Dr. Mrs. Oluranti Adebule while receiving the six students of Igbonla Model College …

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LAGOS WELCOMES RELEASE OF KIDNAPPED EPE SCHOOL STUDENTS

…ASSURES RESIDENTS OF SAFETY OF LIVES AND PROPERTY The Lagos State Government on Friday expressed excitement over the release of six students of Igbonla-Epe Model College who were abducted on May 25, 2017 in their school premises. In a press statement, the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde congratulated the parents of the students and all concerned …

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BE SELF DEPENDENT, NOT JOB SEEKERS – AMBODE URGES CORPERS

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has called on graduates in the country to be self-dependent, just as he urged them not to be over reliant on non-existing white collar jobs. The Governor said this today at the swearing-in ceremony of the 2017 Batch ‘A’ Stream II Corps Members at the NYSC Orientation Camp, Iyana Ipaja, Lagos.   Governor Ambode, …

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LG/LCDA ELECTION: LAGOS INAGURATES ELECTION TRIBUNAL

As parts of efforts to ensure fair-hearing and justice for all aggrieved parties in the just concluded Local Government / Local Council Development Areas’ elections in Lagos, the State Chief Judge, Justice Oluwafunmilayo Atilade on Friday inaugurated two tribunals that would examine complaints from aggrieved party members. Atilade said that the inauguration of the Tribunal was very important to the completion of the …

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LAGOS WELCOMES RELEASE OF KIDNAPPED EPE SCHOOL STUDENTS

…Assures Residents Of Safety Of Lives And Property The Lagos State Government on Friday expressed excitement over the release of six students of Igbonla-Epe Model College who were abducted on May 25, 2017 in their school premises. In a press statement, the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde congratulated the parents of the students and all concerned …

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LASG REITERATES COMMITMENT TO FINANCIAL INDEPENDENCE AMONG WOMEN

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to ensuring financial independence for women in the State to make them self-reliant despite the current economic situation. The State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA), Mrs. Lola Akande stated this in her address at the Women Academy Workshop, themed “How best to offer help and economic support to women …

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LASG INTRODUCES SCREENING TEST FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS

The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Education has announced that students seeking transfer into public secondary schools in the State for the 2017/2018 session will undergo a screening test to determine their suitability for enrollment in the class of their choice in State-owned Secondary Schools. The Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs. Mobola Babs-Akinyeye while addressing newsmen …

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