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AMBODE, PEDRO, FALANA, UTOMI, OTHERS CELEBRATE FELA AT AFRIKA SHRINE

…Humble Smith, Nneka, Femi, Seun Kuti, Others, Thrill At Special Lagos Jump Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday evening hosted a well attended special Lagos Jump event at the New Afrika Shrine to round off Felabration 2017 in honour of the 79th posthumous birthday of Fela Anikulapo Kuti. The Governor, who had earlier in the day unveiled an effigy of the …

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LASG HOLDS QUIZ COMPETITION FOR ADULT LEARNERS

The Lagos State Government, through the Agency for Mass Education, last week, organised a quiz competition for Adult learners of its literacy programme at the Adeyemi Bero Auditorium, Alausa. The competition, which was in Yoruba and English, attracted participants from different centres in all the Local Government and Local Council Development Areas across the State. Speaking at the event, the …

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FELA USED MUSIC TO FIGHT FOR LIBERATION OF THE MASSES – AMBODE

…Unveils Late Afrobeat Legend’s Statue In Ikeja …Monument, Good Representation Of What Our Patriarch Stands For, Says Family    Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday eulogized the virtues of late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti describing him as an enigmatic artiste who used the platform of his art to agitate for social and human rights by …

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ADEBULE SEES FUTURE LITERARY GIANTS AS OMOJOLA EMERGED AS BEST LAGOS SCHOOLS’ ESSAYIST

Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule has expressed confidence that literary giants in the class of Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka and world-renowned Chinua Achebe would emerge from the competitors in the Lagos State secondary schools essay competition as Miss Omojola Eunice Oluwatofunmi of Jakande Estate Comprehensive Senior College, Alimosho emerged as winner. Dr. Adebule, who was …

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TRAFFIC DECONGESTION: LAGOS TO CONSTRUCT MULTI-LAYER CAR PARKS IN STRATEGIC LOCATIONS

…Commissions Modern Bus Stop, Lay-By In Alapere-Ketu The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, said …

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YEAR 2017 COWLSO CONFERENCE TO FOCUS ON INGENUITY OF WOMEN­ – BOLANLE AMBODE

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, today in Lagos stated that this year’s Committee of the Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO) National Women Conference, would focus on the ingenuity of women as innovators and solution providers. Mrs. Ambode, who is the Chairman of COWLSO made this known at Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, while interacting …

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LASG SOLICITS PUBLIC SUPPORT TO ERADICATE CULTISM AND DRUG ABUSE

The Lagos State Government has called on stakeholders and members of the public to support its drive to totally eradicate the menace of cultism and drug abuse from every part of the society, saying it is capable of destroying the present and future generation.   Speaking at the State Government organised sensitization programme on drug use, misuse and abuse for …

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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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