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LASTVEB BOSS URGES STUDENTS TO EMBRACE TECHNICAL EDUCATION

  The Executive Secretary of Lagos State Technical Vocational Education Board, LASTVEB, Mrs. Omolara Erogbogbo has advocated the acquisition of technical education as a way of bridging the unemployment gap as well as addressing skills deficit in the country, saying that the era when vocational education was believed to be undertaken by school drop-outs and pushovers was over.   She …

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TOURISM COMMISSIONER VISITS AFRICAN ART FOUNDATION

Lagos State Ag. Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Adebimpe Akinsola has recently visited the African Artist Foundation, Ikoyi to explore ways of partnership to train youths in the art of photography and cinematography. During the visit, which was at the instance of the Director and Founder of the Foundation, Mr. Azu Nwagbogu, the Ag. Commissioner was conducted round …

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LASG INAUGURATES COMMITTEE TO DECONGEST TRAFFIC IN CENTRAL LAGOS

The Lagos State Government through the Office of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Central Business Districts has inaugurated a Committee to proffer ways of eliminating the traffic congestion along the Apongbon-Marina axis of Lagos Island.   The Special Adviser to the Governor on Central Business Districts, Hon. Agboola Dabiri while inaugurating the Committee in Alausa said the traffic …

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LAGOS WATER CORPORATION ANNOUNCES SERVICE DISRUPTION

Lagos Water Corporation has alerted the public to the disruption of water supply following a burst water pipe under the Ogudu Bridge which has affected water supply from Adiyan Waterworks to the Western part of the State. However, the Corporation said that repair works have commenced in earnest to ensure prompt restoration of services to affected areas. The Corporation appeals …

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LASG ADVISORY COUNCIL ON PREROGATIVE OF MERCY FREES 18 KIRIKIRI INMATES

  The Lagos State Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy today directed the State Controller of Prisons, Mr. Olatunbosun Ladipo to immediately release 18 inmates serving life sentences at the Kirikiri Maximum Prison.   The 18 inmates, comprising 15 males and 3 females serving life sentences for various offences have spent more than 30 years incarceration and were therefore recommended …

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LAGOS EDUCATION DISTRICT IV CELEBRATES OUTSTANDING TEACHERS

In recognition of the commitment and hard work of teachers in the State, Lagos Education District IV recently presented awards of recognition to 57 officials in three zones of the Education District. Speaking at the award presentation held at Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, the Tutor-General/Permanent Secretary for the District, Mrs. Lola Are-Adegbite applauded …

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TASK FORCE ARRESTS NOTORIOUS LAND GRABBER

…Vows To Make State Unbearable For Perpetrators   Efforts by the Lagos State Government to curb the activities of land grabbers popularly known as ‘Omo Onile’ received a major boost on Thursday as the Special Task Force on Land Grabbing arrested one Kamorudeen Lamina (alias Sir K Oluwo), a notorious ‘Omo Onile’ kingpin, who has been terrorising the people of the State, especially residents …

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LASIEC SEEKS SUPPORT OF TRADITIONAL RULERS, RELIGIOUS LEADERS ON COUNCIL POLLS

In continuation of its efforts towards ensuring that the Local Government elections in Lagos State scheduled for July 22 are peaceful and violence-free, the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission ( LASIEC ) has enlisted the support and cooperation of traditional rulers and religious leaders in the State. Towards this end, the Commission has visited the palaces of leading monarchs in the five …

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EASE OF DOING BUSINESS: LANDS BUREAU REVIEWS POLICIES

The Lagos State Lands Bureau has commenced a review of its policies and proceses to facilitate unhindered and smooth access to members of the public and other stakeholders who transact business with the institution. Special Adviser on Urban Development, Mrs. Yetunde Onabule who spoke during a stakeholders engagement on ‘Ease of Doing Business in Lagos State’ said the review became …

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KEEP OFF COLLAPSED BUILDING SITE LAND – LASG WARNS

The Lagos State Government has warned the residents to keep off all collapsed building site land until necessary scientific tests are carried out and investigations concluded to determine reasons for the building collapse. Speaking during a meeting with the five newly-posted Divisional Heads and Monitoring officers at the Lagos State Building Control Agency, the General Manager, Engr. Nurudeen Shodeinde warned …

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