Lagos Attracts $43bn Investments In 3 Years

Lagos State Government said its investment drive has brought the state well over $43billion worth of investment proposals in the three years of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration. The Special Adviser, Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment (Lagos Global), Professor Ademola Abass, who made this known in Lagos on Thursday during the agency’s press briefing to […]

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FG Okays N64.108 Bn For Lagos-Ibadan Road Project

The Federal government has approved N64.108 billion for additional work on 43 kilometres’ part of section one of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. Minister of Power, Works and Housing Babatunde Fashola, who spoke with reporters after about six hours’ FEC meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, said it was part of the […]

Lagos Q1 IGR Hits N103.4bn As State Spends N93bn On Capital Projects

The Lagos State government on Tuesday said its internally generated revenue for the first quarter of 2018 was N103.476billion. This is as against the N96.7billion recorded in the previous year, accounting for 81 per cent of the total revenue of N141billion generated in the quarter this year. Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Mr. Segun […]

Lagos Made N800bn From Tourism In 2017–Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday, said the tourism sector contributed N800 billion to the state’s economy. The Governor,therefore, stressed that his government “is consciously investing huge resources” to ensure that the state’s tourism potentials are fully harnessed. Ambode spoke at the Lagos Tourism Summit, held at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, […]

Remove Or Man Street Gates 24 Hours,Lagos Warns Residents

Lagos State government has warned residents of the state to desist from locking down their streets with iron gates, saying government will sanction any who flout the order. Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Hon. Muslim Folami,made this known on Thursday at the 2018 ministerial press briefing to commemorate the third year of governor […]


3 Feared Dead In Lagos Road Accident

Three persons were feared dead with many injured Wednesday morning as an overhead road sign fell on a fast moving commercial vehicle. The road sign fell on the vehicle after it was hit by a malfunctioning truck at Ilasa bus stop on Apapa-Oshodi Expressway on Wednesday morning. Police authority in Ilasah and Itire area said […]

Second Term:Ambode Lauds Clerics On Bid, Land Use Charge

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has commended religious bodies in the state for their support of the amended Land Use Charge and their unanimous endorsement of his second term in office. His message was conveyed to the clergymen by the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Dr. AbdulHakeem AbdulLateef, who expressed the appreciation of the state government to […]