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Sanwo-Olu Mourns Former Lagos Administrator, Ndubuisi Kanu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has expressed sadness over the death of the chairman of the National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) and former Military Administrator of Lagos State, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd) on Wednesday. Ndubuisi Kanu, a retired Naval Officer and former military governor of Imo State between 1976 and 1977, died at a hospital…

Why Sanwo-Olu Cancelled Appointment Process Of LASU VC

The reason for the cancellation of the ongoing process set up for the appointment of a substantive ninth Vice Chancellor for the Lagos State University by Governor Sanwo-Olu is as a result of various petitions received against the selection process. Lagos State Governor who doubles as the Visitor to Lagos State University (LASU) has further…

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu Begs Lagosians To Avoid Another Lockdown

WO The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has asked Lagosians to take the COVID-19 pandemic more seriously so as to avoid another lockdown in the state. The governor in a message on his social handle on Tuesday said there was an urgent need for everyone in the state to be more circumspect in the way…

Sanwo-Olu Welcomes First Babies Of 2021 In Lagos

Wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, yesterday welcomed the first babies of the year in four state-owned health facilities, namely: Mushin General Hospital, Alimosho General Hospital, Orile Agege General Hospital and Ayinke House, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital. Dr. Sanwo-Olu, who was at these hospitals to celebrate the arrival of the newborn babies,…

Sanwo-Olu Flags Off Y2020 Graduate Internship Programme

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has challenged graduates under the Graduate Internship Programme to prove their mettle at their various places of internship, stressing that they should not be contented with the monthly N40,000 stipend given by the State Government but to aim for a higher goal of being financially independent. Speaking at the…

Apapa Gridlock: Lagos Moves To Take Over Presidential Taskforce Operation

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday made an unplanned fact-finding visit to Apapa to ascertain the causes of incessant gridlock on roads leading to the seaports with the aim of taking over the management of traffic in the area from the Presidential Task Force Team. Governor Sanwo-Olu and members of the state cabinet were…

Lagos Lotteries Board Exceeds Target By 100%

The business of gaming and lottery is surely thriving in the city of Lagos as the state’s Lotteries Board disclosed that it had surpassed its target for 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The Lagos State Ministry of Economic Planning and Budget had set a target for the agency but at the moment, it has recorded…

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu Goes Into Self-Isolation

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has gone into self-isolation as one of his close aides tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, 10th of December. The Governor, alongside other members of his team will be tested by the Lagos State biobank but will remain in isolation until the results of the tests are available. This…

Sanwo-Olu Approves Free Healthcare For 50,000 Orphans, Elderly and Vulnerable

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has released funds from the equity of the Lagos State Health Scheme (LSHS) to provide free healthcare for 50,000 orphans, the elderly and the vulnerable in the State. The wife of the Governor, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu disclosed this on Thursday at the celebration of the Year 2020 Universal Healthcare…

No Pardon For Rapists, Gender Violence Offenders – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has vowed that no offender indicted in reported cases of rape and gender-based violence will go scot free under his watch. The Governor gave the assurance on Thursday when he received a 54-page compendium on Sexual and Gender-Based Violence compiled by the Stakeholders’ Committee set up by the First Lady…