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I Have No Plan to Unseat Sanwo-Olu, He Is Doing Well – Gbajabiamila

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has won an endorsement for the way he has positioned Lagos State on the path of growth, despite the State being hit by inadvertent crises in the past year. The validation came from the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, who extolled the competence and leadership style of the…

Lagos Targets 50% Increase in Food Production By 2025

Determined to achieve food security in Lagos, the State Government has restated its commitment to increasing food production by 50% over the next four years, thereby creating new opportunities to feed itself and other States in Nigeria, as well as stimulating economic growth and prosperity through agriculture. The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri Obafemi…

I Won’t Interfere In LASU VC Appointment Process – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday said he would not interfere with the ongoing selection process that would lead to the appointment of the substantive Vice Chancellor of the state-owned Lagos State University (LASU). The Governor said he does not have personal interest in who becomes the next Vice Chancellor of LASU and…

Leave Or Face Sanctions – Lagos Govt. Warns Beggars And Street Hawkers

The Lagos state government has issued serious warnings to beggars and street hawkers across the state to leave or be ready to face sanctions. The news was broken at a press conference by Commissioner for Youth and Social Development Mr. Olusegun Dawodu, his Information and Strategy counterpart Mr. Gbenga Omotoso and Lagos State Commissioner of…

Lagos Launches SDGs Youth Alliance

The Lagos State Office of Sustainable Development Goals and Investment has launched the Lagos SDGs Youth Alliance platform to accelerate youth involvement in the attainment of the global ambition. The idea, which is the first government initiated youth-led SDGs action in Nigeria, is designed towards creating an effective platform to promote the involvement of youth…

Dakuku, Others Unveils Oguadinma’s Boy-Child Transformation Centre

The immediate Past Director General and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA); Mr. Dakuku Peterside, the Senior Special Assistant (Education) to the Executive Governor, Lagos State, Mrs. Adetola Salau, the General Manager, Consumer Marketing, MTN Nigeria Mr. Kola Oyeyemi, and the Executive Vice Chairman, Verdant Zeal Group, Dr. Tunji…

APC LG Poll:  Without Proper Primary Elections, Party Fortunes will be affected in LG Elections -Osolana

Agege Chairmanship Aspirant, Hon Sola Osolana has appealed to Lagos State Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) to organise Primary Elections as the fortunes of the party in Agege will be affected in the upcoming Local Government elections if it fails to do the needful. Osolana made this statement on Wednesday while speaking to large…

Imposition Of Monarch Not Part Of Our Tradition, Says Oloto Royal Family

The Oloto Royal Family of Iddo and Lagos Mainland recently urged politicians to stay away from their king-making process, adding that the imposition of monarchs on kingdoms by politicians is allien to their culture and tradition. The call was made by chiefs of the ruling houses at a recent meeting held in Lagos. Present were…

Lagos Demolishes Distressed, Partially Collapsed Building at Bariga

The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) has again demonstrated the State Government’s commitment to zero tolerance for building collapse in all parts of the State with the demolition of a distressed and partially disintegrated building at 21, Ayoola Lawal Street, Ilaje Odo-Eran Bariga, Lagos. The General Manager of LASBCA, Arc. Gbolahan Oki, spoke during…

Lagos Receives 507,000 Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccines

Lagos State, being the epicentre of the COVID-19 virus in Nigeria, has received the highest allocation of the AstraZeneca vaccine on Tuesday. As several states across the country begin to confirm delivery of the vaccine, Lagos leads the allocation pack with 507,000 doses. The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) received about 219,800 doses; Kaduna State got…