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INLAND WATERWAYS: LAGOS ISSUES BOAT OPERATORS, DREDGERS 7-DAY ULTIMATUM

…Says Appeal Court Judgement Clear, Unambiguous, Victory For Fiscal Federalism The Lagos State Government on Tuesday issued a 7-day ultimatum to boat operators, dredgers and all stakeholders in the inland waterways sector to comply with all the applicable laws, rules and guidelines concerning their operations failure of which appropriate stiff sanctions would apply. Addressing a press conference at the Bagauda …

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YADAV WINS LAGOS INTERNATIONAL BADMINTON CLASSICS

Chittaboina Rahul Yadav of India has won the 3rd Lagos International Badminton Classics after defeating fellow country man Karan Rajan in an intensive final match to emerge the winner. The Special Adviser on Central Business Districts, Hon. Agboola Dabiri, who represented the Special Guest of Honour, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, said the hosting of the International Badminton Classics was borne out of …

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LAGOS SAFETY COMMISSION ENHANCES COLLABORATION WITH EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TEAMS 

Lagos State Commissioner for Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Relations, Mr. Seye Oladejo has assured Lagosians that all relevant government agencies in charge of safety issues and emergency management would continue to work together to entrench safety culture and also respond swiftly to emergency issues in any part of the State.   Oladejo listed the agencies to include Lagos State Safety …

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LAGOS CHARGES COMMUNITY LEADERS TO PROTECT GOVERNMENT PROJECTS

Lagos State Government has called on members of the public especially Community Leaders to take ownership of government infrastructure within their domain and prevent people from vandalizing property provided with taxpayers money.   The State Deputy Governor, Mrs. Idiat Adebule made the call on Thursday while delivering a speech at a Leadership Training for Community Development Advisory Council, CDAC, titled …

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WE’VE EMPOWERED 4000 BUSINESSES TO BOOST LAGOS ECONOMY- AMBODE

…WELCOMES PARTNERSHIP WITH MIT TO DRIVE ENTREPRENEURSHIP GROWTH Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said that the N25billion Employment Trust Fund (ETF) set up by his administration has successfully empowered over 4000 small and medium scale businesses in the last two years as a means to boost the economy of the State. Governor Ambode, who spoke when he …

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AMBODE BACKS APPEAL COURT JUDGMENT AUTHORIZING STATE TO CONTROL INLAND WATERWAYS

…Says Era Of Uncontrolled Sand Dredging Over In Lagos ……Swears-in Newly Elected 20 LGs, 37 LCDAs Chairmen Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday expressed excitement at the judgment of Appeal Court in Lagos which set aside the judgment of the Federal High Court empowering the Nigerian Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) to regulate transportation and sand dredging in the …

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3000MW POWER GENERATION PLAN ON COURSE- AMBODE

…Lagos, A Shining Example Of Sustainable Development – ICAN President Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said his administration has already embarked on reform aimed at generating 3000MW of power within the next few years, adding that the initiative, which is on course, would go a long way in scaling up the State’s economy and make life more …

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POLLS: LAGOS DEPUTY GOVERNOR COMMENDS LAGOSIANS

Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has commended Lagosians for their peaceful conduct before, during and after the LG polls conducted by the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) across the State. Adebule noted that the political maturity displayed by the electorate during the exercise was an indication that democracy has been generally accepted as the best form …

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LG POLLS: AMBODE VOTES IN EPE, SAYS NIGERIA MUST DEEPEN DEMOCRATIC VALUES

…Commends Lagosians For Peaceful Conduct Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday cast his vote in the local government elections in the State, saying that it was only through such process that Nigeria can make meaningful progress and deepen its democratic values. The Governor, who arrived his polling unit at Ogunmodede Junior and Senior College in Papa Epe by …

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AMBODE, NIGERIA’S GOVERNOR GENERAL – AREGBESOLA

…As Lagos Gov Takes Crusade For South West Integration To Osun Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola on Thursday described his counterpart in Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode as the Governor General of Nigeria, saying that the position of Lagos as the economic nerve centre of the country and the brilliant performance of the Governor in office could not be …

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