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LAGOS STATE CLARIFIES STAND ON DEPUTY SPEAKER’S RESIDENCE

  Being neither an official of Lagos State nor the purported beneficiary of the government property on No 3A Sasegbon Street, Ikeja GRA, we ought not to dignify Mr. Kayode Tejuosho’s befuddling statement to the press with a response. However, in order not to have the public misinformed, it’s important to make the following clarifications: 1. That the matter in …

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AMBODE COMMISSIONS NEW ACCESS ROAD TO LASUTH

… Orders Contractors To Complete Ayinke House In Six Months   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday commissioned the new access road connecting the premises of Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja from Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way. Speaking at the commissioning, Governor Ambode expressed delight at the completion of the project, saying it was designed to facilitate …

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AMBODE ASSURES INVESTORS IN WATER TRANSPORTATION OF GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT

… Donates Fiber Boats To Communities In Epe  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has assured existing and potential investors in Water Transportation of the commitment of the present administration to develop the sector to international standards through the construction of modern jetties and terminals as well as channelization of waterways. This assurance was given by the Governor, through the …

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LASG ENLISTS ASA FESTIVAL INTO ANNUAL CULTURAL CALENDAR

In continuation of its unwavering effort to promote the culture and tradition of the people in the State, the Lagos State Government has enlisted the Asa Cultural Festival as one of the major annual festival celebrated in the State. The festival which coincides with the unveiling of Asa Statue tagged, ‘Celebrating Ikorodu Division’s Heritage’ at Ikorodu captured the essence and …

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LASG APPROVES 214 PRIVATE SCHOOLS, VOWS TO END EXAM MALPRACTICE

​​The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has presented Letters of Provisional Approval to 214 proprietors of private schools, just as she declared that the State Government is determined to end all forms of examination malpractices in schools. The letters, which was presented to the proprietors at the 3rdStakeholders forum with owners of private schools in the …

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LAGOS COMMENCES CHANNELISATION OF FOUR COMMERCIAL WATERWAYS ROUTES

…To Clean Up, Secure Beach Fronts To Boost Tourism The Lagos State Government has commenced channelisation of four commercial ferry routes out of the thirty already identified as part of activities to scale up water transportation and give a quantum leap to tourism in the State. Speaking on Tuesday after an extensive inter-agencies inspection tour of ongoing projects in and …

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LAGOS TEPO EMBARKS ON ONLINE VERIFICATION FOR RETIREES IN DIASPORA

  The Lagos State Government, through the Teachers Establishment and Pensions Office (TEPO), has commenced verification exercise for retired teachers who live abroad through Skype to confirm their “I Am Alive” status. Speaking on the verification, the Permanent Secretary (TEPO), Mrs. Sewanu Amosu, disclosed that the exercise which is the first of its kind, was necessary to eradicate the stress …

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NEW MoST PERMANENT SECRETARY CHARGES STAFF ON COMMITMENT

  The newly appointed Permanent Secretary of the Lagos State Ministry of Science and Technology, Mr.Timothy Olukayode Ogunnubi has charged officers in the Ministry to be transparent and work as a team. Mr. Ogunnubi, who gave the charge today when he resumed for duties at the Ministry after being sworn-in by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, urged them to redouble their efforts …

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LAGOS BEGINS ENFORCEMENT AGAINST TAX DEFAULTERS

The Lagos State Government on Monday directed all its revenue agencies to ensure prompt payment of taxes and also commence enforcement of payment by all tax defaulters with immediate effect. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, in a statement, lamented that many residents were not fulfilling their civic obligation of paying their taxes and that the prevailing situation …

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LAGOS STATE DIRECTS LCC TO HALT TOLL-GATE TARIFF HIKE

The attention of Lagos State Government has been drawn to the announcement of a proposed tariff hike on Lekki-Epe Expressway and Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge by the Lekki Concession Company (LCC). The Lagos State government hereby informs the general public that the said tariff hike has now been put on hold as the necessary consultations with stakeholders are yet to be …

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