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LAGOS PAID N16.9BN TO PENSIONERS IN ONE YEAR – AMBODE

…Disburses N2bn In Three Months To Entrepreneurs, Artisans, Others A total of N16.9billion was released as payment of pension arrears to pensioners in Lagos State between April 2016 and March 2017, while N2billion was disbursed to young entrepreneurs and artisans under the N25billion Employment Trust Fund (ETF) scheme, the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has said. Governor Ambode, who stated …

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LAGOS PLEDGES COLLABORATION WITH ARMY IN ADDRESSING HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSE

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday pledged its commitment to the efforts of the Nigeria Army to frontally address incessant cases of human rights abuse by military officers in the war against insurgency and internal security operations in the country. The Army, in recent times, has had its image battered in the public owing to violation of human rights by …

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LAGOS TASKS BUSINESS OWNERS AT COMPUTER VILLAGE ON SAFETY

The Director-General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr. Hakeem Dickson has advised business men and traders in Computer Village, Ikeja to adhere to the State’s Safety laws in order to protect their lives, property and investments in order to avoid disaster. Dickson, during a visit to the Computer Village observed several safety infractions which include lack of proper safety measures, poor parking, and …

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POLICE DEMOLISH CRIMINAL HIDEOUTS IN ISHAWO CREEKS

…Arrests 13 Suspected Kidnappers, Kills One …They Have Murdered Sleep, We Will Hunt Them Down- CP Assures Security operatives from the Lagos State Police Command deployed to the riverine area of the Ishawo Community in Ikorodu area of the State on Wednesday commenced total demolition of illegal waterfront shanties within the creeks where criminal elements hibernate to perpetrate their nefarious …

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ADOPT SYNERGY AMONG SECURITY AGENCIES IN LAGOS, DIG URGES STATES

…Warns Criminals To Stay Away From State Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of Southwest geo-political zone, Foluso Adebanjo on Wednesday commended the security arrangement in Lagos State, urging other States to adopt the synergy among security agencies in the State. Addressing journalists at Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja shortly after a courtesy visit to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, the …

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WE’LL ELIMINATE INCIDENCE OF MULTIPLE TAXATION- AMBODE

…Says Achievements In Two Years Done Without Increasing Taxes Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said that his administration would take necessary steps to eliminate any incidence of multiple taxation in the State, especially at the local government level. The Governor, who spoke when he received the Chair Occupier, Lagos State Professorial Chair in Tax and Fiscal Matters, …

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LAGOS COMMITTED TO SEAMLESS ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE

Lagos State government has restated its stance on seamless administration of justice to every resident of the State, assuring that law and order, as well as, security are major focal points of Akinwunmi Ambode’ administration. This was disclosed on Tuesday by the State’s Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem at Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa during the …

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SOLID WASTE REFORM WILL IMPROVE THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC CONDITIONS OF LAGOS RESIDENTS – COMMISSIONER

The Lagos State Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare has said that the ongoing reform in solid waste management, tagged: “The Cleaner Lagos” initiative, will contribute to the improvement of the socio-economic conditions of the residents of Lagos State by tackling the problems of poverty and unemployment.   Adejare, who on Monday at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, …

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LAGOS PUBLIC SERVICE REMAINS MOST PROGRESSIVE IN NIGERIA – AMBODE

…Urges Retired HOS, Perm Secs To Continue Adding Value To Governance Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday described the State Public Service as the most progressive in Nigeria, just as he urged retired Heads of Service and Permanent Secretaries to continue to add value to governance and contribute to uphold the excellence which the State is known for. …

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AMBODE RESTATES DETERMINATION TO DEVELOP LAGOS WATERWAYS

  … AS LAGOS@50 CELEBRATIONS CONTINUE WITH COLOURFUL BOAT REGATTA Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday restated the determination of his administration to develop the great potentials of the Lagos waterways just as the celebration of Lagos@50 continued with colourful display at the Boat Regatta held in four different locations across the State. Speaking at the Oyinkan Abayomi …

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