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LAGOS STANDS WITH TINUBU ON DEVOLUTION OF POWERS, FEDERALISM- AMBODE

…Urges Traditional Rulers To Support Fight Against Drug Abuse, Crime …Reels Out Projects, Plans At 9th Town Hall Meeting …Okays Repair Of 43 Major Link Roads Affected By Rain Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said the State Government stands solidly behind the position of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on the …

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2017 WORLD HABITAT DAY: LASG TO DELIVER 20,000 HOUSING UNITS

As part of the efforts to tackle the problem of accommodation in an emerging megacity and make affordable housing available to the residents, Lagos State government has disclosed that it is working hard to deliver 20,000 affordable housing units in the first 3 years of the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration.   Towards achieving this feat, the State government stated that …

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WORK TO ENHANCE CONFIDENCE IN LEGAL SYSTEM, AMBODE TELLS JUDGES, LAWYERS

…Declares 2017/2018 Golden Jubilee New Legal Year Open …We’ll No Longer Tolerate Frivolous Adjournments, Acting CJ Vows Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday urged judges and lawyers to embrace transparency and accountability in the administration of justice in the State with a view to enhancing confidence in the legal system. Governor Ambode, who spoke at a service held at the …

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LAGOS INTRODUCES VIRTUAL MARKET TO BOOST THE INFORMAL SECTOR

Lagos State Government has said that all competent and skilled artisans registered with the Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment would henceforth have unhindered access to transact businesses with their prospective customers across the globe through a newly created virtual market platform. The State Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosimi-Etti who made this known over the weekend …

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LAGOS ENGAGES MORE PROFESSIONALS TO STEM BUILDING COLLAPSE INCIDENTS

Lagos State Government has engaged the services of additional 115 certified engineers and other relevant professionals in the built sector in its quest to address the incidences of building collapse and ensure compliance with relevant building laws.   The Commissioner for Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, TPL, Wasiu Anifowoshe disclosed this at the weekend during the induction programme …

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LASG EXPLAINS RATIONALE FOR PERIODIC STAKEHOLDERS’ ENGAGEMENTS

The Special Adviser to Lagos State Governor on Civic Engagement, Hon. Kehinde Joseph has explained that the sensitization of Lagosians on government policies is to enable the citizens to assume ownership of projects sited in their communities. Joseph warned that ignorance of the laws of the State is not an excuse and would not be tenable again considering the series of …

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COWLSO DONATES ICU TO ISLAND MATERNITY

The Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials, COWLSO, has donated an ultra-modern Intensive Care Unit to the Lagos Island Maternity, just as the wife of the Governor and Chairman of the Committee; Mrs. Bolanle Ambode promised that the group would continue to partner the State government, to end mother and child mortality.   She said the ICU project was …

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WORLD FOOD DAY: LAGOS RESTATES COMMITMENT TO FOOD SECURITY

Lagos State Government has once again restated its commitment to boost food security in the State just as it said that various agricultural initiative programmes aimed at making the State attain food sufficiency have been developed through profitable investments in the agriculture value-chain.   The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Oluwatoyin Suarau who briefed the Press as part of  activities to commemorate …

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BE VIGILANT OF DRUG ADDICTION SIGNS, AMBODE TELLS PARENTS, GUARDIANS

…Commissions RCCG’s Drug Rehabilitation Centre In Epe Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday urged parents, guardians and caregivers to watch out for drug addiction signs in their children and wards, saying the negative impact of drug abuse is not only harmful to the victims but can threaten the peace of the society. Speaking in Araga-Epe while commissioning the Christ Against …

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