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The Lagos State governor, who spoke through his representatives in all the venues, admonished Muslims to sustain the lessons of the holy month of Ramadan and work to foster unity.At Marina Waterfront, Oju Alaro in Epe, where he was represented by Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Mrs. Olayinka Oladunjoye, the governor said: “As we …

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday attributed the high level of development, peaceful coexistence and stable economy enjoyed in Lagos State to God’s intervention.Ambode made the assertion at the 2018 Lagos Marathon Praise in Lagos, organised by the Office of the Wife of the state governor in collaboration with Jubilee Concept International in Lagos. “The Lord …

The Lagos State government yesterday paid a total sum of N280 million to dependants of 110 of its deceased staff, who died in active service in 2017, across the state. Of the total beneficiaries, the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) got the highest number with 57 beneficiaries, while local government workers were 53 beneficiaries. …

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode says what his administration has achieved in Lagos State in the last three years is divinely inspired. Speaking yesterday at a special thanksgiving service in Alausa, the governor noted that it was obvious from the “upward trajectory of the state that God is involved in the process of thinking, planning as well …

Governor Ambode approved the construction of the Fagba Flyover Bridge after an inspection of the ongoing construction of Pen Cinema Flyover Bridge, where he observed the need to holistically address the traffic gridlock around Agege-Iju axis to make Pen Cinema Flyover Bridge more effective.  According to him, the development is in response to the various …

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo is to attend the African Food and Product Exhibition (AFPE) on Friday in Lagos, as part of efforts to promote growth of the non-oil sector. This was disclosed in a statement signed by Ebuka Ugochukwu, Communications Executive, Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) on Tuesday in Lagos. According to Ugochuku, the United …

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday inaugurated 20 patrol vehicles it donated to Operation AWATSE, a joint military task force against pipeline vandalisation and related criminal activities in the state. Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode presented the Toyota Hilux vehicles to the task force during a ceremony at Western Naval Command in Apapa, Lagos. Represented by the …

The Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH), Ikorodu on Friday said it had constituted a 16-man panel to midwife the process of transmuting the institution’s status to that of a University. Mr Samuel Sogunro, Rector of the institution, said in his report to the 8th congregation of the Polytechnic that the action was part of efforts to …

Gov. Ambode The Lagos State Government said on Friday that it has concluded plans to transform the Sabo Industrial Estate in Yaba into a technology hub and a silicon valley within 18 months. The state Commissioner for Science and Technology, Mr Hakeem Fahm, made the disclosure at the 2018 Ministerial Press Briefing in commemoration of ...

To avert crisis, especially loss of lives, Lagos State government yesterday revealed that 149 distressed buildings have been penciled down for demolition. The Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr. Rotimi Ogunleye, stated this while providing updates on the activities of his ministry in the last one year at the ongoing Ministerial Press Briefing …