Tags: Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Sanwo-Olu, Elumelu, Officially Launch the Development of the New Falomo Towers

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and business leader and philanthropist, Tony O. Elumelu, led other real estate stakeholders over the weekend in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Falomo Towers development in Ikoyi, Lagos. The project is being developed by joint venture partners, Afriland Properties Plc, Investee Company of the Heirs Holdings Group, and…

Ondo Attack: Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun, Abdulrasaq Visits Akeredolu, Donates N75m to Victims

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in the company of Governors Dapo Abiodun (Ogun) and Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq (Kwara) on Tuesday, visited Ondo State to sympathise with Akeredolu and the people of Owo and Ondo State in general. The Governors also donated N75 million to the people of Owo, who were affected by the recent gunmen attack,…

Sanwo-Olu: No Going Back On June 1 Banning of Okada in Six LG

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday said the State Government will go ahead with its proposed ban on motorcycles, known as Okada on highways and six local governments and nine Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) from June 1, this year. He said security services and Lagos State Government are on the same page…

2023: Sanwo-Olu Submits Re-Election Forms, Confident Of Victory

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, submitted the Expression of Interest and Nomination Forms for his re-election on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Governor Sanwo-Olu, who submitted the forms to party officials at the International Conference Centre, Abuja, was accompanied by a large crowd, which included members of the Lagos…

2023: Igbo Traders Endorse Sanwo-Olu for Second Term

An amalgamation of Igbo traders across 58 major markets in Lagos State, on Thursday, passed a vote of confidence on the leadership of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, endorsing the Governor’s second term bid. The traders, under the aegis of Ndigboamaka Progressive Markets Association, said although Sanwo-Olu had not formally informed them of his second term bid,…

Lagos Is Financially Credible – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the State is a financially credible government to financial institutions, noting that Lagos State Government has never defaulted in terms of repayment and other responsibilities. Sanwo-Olu made the statement on Wednesday when the management of Parallex Bank Limited led by its Managing Director, Olufemi Bakre, paid him a…

Sanwo-Olu: Lagos Blue Line Rail Project At 90% Completion

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday reassured the residents that the State Government is on track with its efforts to complete works on both the Blue and Red lines rail projects, which are intra-city, to strengthen the intermodal transportation system. He said work on the Blue Line rail project was at 90 per…

Sanwo-Olu Unveils Adopt-A-Bin Programme with 40,000 Bins

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has unveiled the Adopt-a-Bin programme with an initial 40,000 standard bins deployed to households and commercial entities. Sanwo-Olu spoke during the launch of the programme at Simpson Transfer Loading Station on Lagos Island, saying the gospel of waste sorting at source is now gaining ground as individual pickers of…

Hospitals Are Established To Admit Sick Patients, Not Turn Them Away: The LASUTH Perspective

By Oluwaseyi Adewale With good intent, every generation has reasons for taking certain humanitarian decisions for the betterment of the society. This can also be said of the evolution of the Cottage Hospital located in Ikeja, Lagos, which has metamorphosed into the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH). The hospital began operations in 1955 as…

Sanwo-Olu Meets Lagos Nurses’, Resolves Crisis

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Sunday evening held a closed-door meeting with members of the Nigerian Association of Nurses and Midwives, Lagos State Council at the State House, Marina. The meeting was called by the Governor to address the grievances of the nursing workforce in the State. The National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM),…