Tags: Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Sanwo-Olu Unveils First Electric Car in Nigeria

Governor of Lagos state Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday unveiled the first electric car in Nigeria with the aim of easing the pressure on use of petrol. The electric car named Hyundai Kona is a product of Stallion Group. Hyundai Kona is 100 per cent electric and comes with zero emission, 482km driving range and can…

Sanwo-Olu Set To Abolish Pension For Ex-Lagos Governors, Deputies

The Lagos state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday announced plans to abolish the Public Office Holder (Payment of Pension Law 2007) Act in the state. The law provides for the payment of pension and other entitlements to former governors and their deputies. Abolishment of the Payment of Pension Law 2007 will mean the stoppage of…

Sanwo-Olu Joins Lagos EndSARS Protest

The Governor of Lagos state Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday joined EndSARS protesters in the State. He joined the protesters after addressing them at the state’s secretariat in Alausa, Ikeja. Sanwo-Olu, carrying a #EndPoliceBrutality placard, walked with other protesters, to demand the end of harassment by men of the police force. He also posted on his…

Sanwo-Olu Releases 56 Inmates, Pardons Funke Akindele, Husband

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the release of 56 inmates from various correctional Centres and granted State pardon to Mrs Funke Akindele-Bello and her husband, Mr Abdulrasheed Bello, who are both non-custodial convicts for offences related to the disobedience of COVID-19 lockdown regulations. A statement signed by the State Attorney-General and Commissioner…

Sanwo-Olu Flags-Off Distribution of 107,546 CACOVID Palliatives

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday flagged off the distribution of 107,546 food palliative packages donated and handed over to the state by the Private Sector coalition against COVID 19 (CACOVID). The food items were received on behalf of the state government by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at the Lagos House,…

FG, Lagos Stop Barge Operations Along Marina Coastline

The Lagos Marina is set to regain its beauty and serenity, with the planned stoppage of barge operations along the coastline. The Federal Government, in conjunction with Lagos State Government, on Tuesday ordered the stoppage of all such operations, which have desecrated the once beautiful and peaceful Marina coastline. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) is…

Finalists Emerge For Lagos Smart Meter Hackathon

The Lagos State Government has announced the frontrunners that will participate in the final hackathon design event slated for 16th – 18th September, 2020. The Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, will declare the overall winner from each competing entries in hardware and software categories at the Grand Finale scheduled to hold at the Eko…