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WORLD BANK TO STRENGTHEN PARTNERSHIP WITH LASG ON KEY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS

Lagos State government’s  urban renewal and infrastructure development projects will receive more boost as the World Bank at the weekend expressed its readiness to further partner and assist the State government to deliver more on key infrastructural projects  in appreciation of good governance put in place by the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration This assurance was given by the Managing Director …

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LAGOS TASK FORCE ARRESTS TRICYCLE THIEF

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested an alleged member of a five-man gang that specializes in stealing motorcycles and tricycles, popularly known as ‘keke Napep’, in the Lagos metropolis. The suspect, 21-year-old Ekene Chukwuma, was arrested in the early hours of Thursday after he and four other members of his gang broke …

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OSHODI VIOLENCE: LAGOS SUSPENDS NURTW ACTIVITIES INDEFINITELY

…To Prosecute Culprits In Accordance With The Law …Vows Sterner Action Against Any Escalation Of Crisis Following the violence that led to the death of a leader of Motorcycle Operators’ Association of Lagos State (MOALS) in Oshodi, Alhaji Rasaq Bello popularly known as Hamburger, the State Government on Monday suspended activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) …

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LAGOS SAFETY COMMISSION CONDUCTS WORK HEIGHT SAFETY TRAINING

The Lagos State Government, through the Safety Commission, has again reiterated its commitment to ensuring the overall safety of Lagosians by putting all machinery in place to ensure strict compliance to safety rules and guidelines especially in the light of recent building collapse in the State. Speaking at flag off of a two-day safety training for stakeholders on “Work Height …

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LAGOS, USA COLLABORATE TO STRENGTHEN TRADE RELATIONS

Lagos State Government has expressed readiness to strengthen trade relations with the United State of America as part of efforts to further boost its economy and help to scale up its infrastructural development programmes and enhance good governance.   Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, who stated this during a courtesy visit by the United States Trade Facilitation Group led by Ms. Audrey …

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AMBODE CHARGES ICAN ON TRANSPARENCY, ACCOUNTABILITY

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has charged the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) to respond appropriately to the increasing demand for transparency and accountability, particularly in the public sector. Ambode, speaking in Lagos at the investiture of Mallam Ismaila Muhammadu Zakari as the 53rd President of the Institute recently, noted that at no other time in the …

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LAGOS, GAUTENG PROVINCE HAVE CAPACITY TO DRIVE ECONOMIC GROWTH IN AFRICA- AMBODE

…Mulls Partnership On Trade, Capacity Building, Manufacturing, Others …To Sign MoU In Johannesburg By September   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said that the State and the Province of Gauteng in South Africa both possess the capacity to drive the desired industrial and economic growth in the African continent.   Governor Ambode, who addressed Government House Correspondents shortly after …

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BOLANLE AMBODE TASKS WOMEN ON SKILL ACQUISITION

Wife of the governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has again charged women to utilize the opportunity provided by various skill acquisition centres built by the State government, to get skills for their economic empowerment. She made the remarks at the commissioning of Funmilayo Mobolaji Johnson Skill Acquisition Centre, in Ajah, a suburb of Lagos, donated by two firms, …

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BOLANLE AMBODE ADVOCATES PUBLIC SUPPORT TO CURB CHILD ABUSE

The First Lady of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode has called on all relevant stakeholders in the State to effectively collaborate with the government in its bid to completely neutralize every form of abuse confronting the potential leaders of tomorrow, towards attainment of the Sustainability Development Goals (SDG) to eradicate all forms of the illegal act.   According to her, …

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DEMOCRACY DAY: AMBODE THANKS MUSLIMS FOR STANDING BY HIM

…Breaks Fast With Muslim Leaders, Groups Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday evening seized the occasion of his second year anniversary in office and Democracy Day commemoration to thank the Muslim Community for standing by and supporting his administration. Speaking while joining some Islamic leaders and groups to observe Iftar (breaking of fast) at the Lagos House in …

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