Tags: Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos Assures Investors of Profitable Returns on Investments

The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. (Mrs.) Lola Akande on Wednesday assured prospective local and international investors in Lagos State of profitable returns on business investments. The Commissioner gave the assurance while welcoming the delegation from a Chinese Firm, Tongyi Group of Companies on a courtesy visit to her office at the Ministry…

Lagos Pays N81m Insurance Benefits to 16 Deceased Families

The Lagos State Government on Friday presented insurance benefits worth N81,423,214.14 to sixteen families of deceased civil servants who died between years 2020 and 2021 while in service. Presenting the cheques to beneficiaries, the Hon. Commissioner for Finance, Dr. Rabiu Olowo, represented by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Mr. Temitope Hundogan, stated that the…

Sanwo-Olu Unveils New Name, Logo for Lotteries and Gaming Board

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday lifted the curtain on new brand identity for the Lagos State Lotteries and Gaming Authority, heralding a new business culture that fully protects stakers and licensed operators in the State’s gaming sector. The Governor officially changed Lagos State Lotteries Board to Lagos State Lotteries and Gaming Authority as part of…

NIPR Recognizes Sanwo-Olu’s Contributions, as delegates discuss Healthcare at Annual Conference

The organizers of the annual Lagos Public Relations Stakeholders’ Conference on Thursday, recorgnised the contributions of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to healthcare in Lagos State as part of the activities marking the eight edition of conference. The award was received by the Lagos State commissioner for health, Prof Akin Abayomi on behalf of the governor. Corporate…

Sanwo-Olu Set To Open Subsidised Workspace for MSMEs in Oshodi

Lagos State Government will be delivering a new hub of commerce at Cappa in Oshodi area to provide subsidised workspaces for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) operating in the State. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday, disclosed that the construction of the Cappa hub would be completed in the first quarter of next year and…

Lagos Set To Roll Out New Identity Card For Residents

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to roll out the New Lagos Identity Card, “LAG ID” for residents of the State. This was disclosed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ms. Yinka Fashola during an Internal Stakeholders Workshop held over the weekend at Alausa, Ikeja. In her address, Ms. Fashola revealed…

Sanwo-Olu Raises Alarm Over New Wave Of Covid-19 Infection, Reactivates Restrictions

Lagos State Government has raised the alarm of a possible third wave of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, following a sharp increase in the number of positive cases recorded in the last few weeks. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday, imposed restrictions and sanctions after disclosing that the State’s daily cases of COVID-19 confirmation had shot up to…

Lagos, Google Join Forces to Build Biggest Tech Hub in Yaba

Lagos State Government is set to embark on the construction of the biggest technology cluster in West Africa. The tech ecosystem, which will be sited in Yaba, is being developed by the State Government in collaboration with Facebook and Google. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu spoke of the development on Wednesday when he toured two major innovation…

Sanwo-Olu Approves 100 Hectares for Lagos Film City Project

The Lagos State Government said it is developing 100 hectares in Ejirin community in Epe division for the establishment of a Film City proposed by the administration of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to boost the Creative and Entertainment industry. Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, who disclosed the development, said the Film City,…

Lagos Dislodges Squatters Under Iganmu Bridge

Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Unit (Taskforce) has dislodged squatters, removed shanties and evacuated the abandoned vehicles under Iganmu Bridge after expiration of the three-day notice served on the illegal occupiers of the area on Monday. The Chairman of the Task Force, CSP Shola Jejeloye, speaking after the exercise on Thursday, disclosed that the…