SA To Governor Ambode At UN forum On Rural Women

Photo Caption:  Mrs. Joyce Onafowokan, Special Adviser to Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, the Lagos State Governor, on Social Development; during the plenary session on Empowering Rural Women and Girls at the ongoing sixty-second session of the Commission on the Status of Women holding at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, USA. Her interest at the event, which started on March […]

Lagos Signs Law To Provide 24-Hour Electricity

A law that will ensure regular supply of electricity and criminalse power theft in the state was among the seven bills Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos signed on Thursday. The bills, described as enablers of the state’s vision to attain a 24-hour economy and global competitiveness, are the Lagos State Electric Power Reform Law, Amended […]

Lagos To Remove Delays,Laziness In Public Service

The Lagos State government on Tuesday started a campaign aimed at introducing what it described as “a new world view” by the state’s public servants. The state also said it would do a “systematic elimination of red-tapism, complacency and status quo” in the public service for effective service delivery. Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pensions, […]

Lagos Marathon:LASTMA Closes V.I, Surulere To Traffic

As part of efforts to ensure a hitch-free Lagos City Marathon on Saturday, February 10, 2018, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has announced traffic diversion of traffic from the affected routes during the race. A statement issued on Wednesday by LASTMA said the event will kick-off at 6am from the National Stadium, Surulere, […]

Lagos To Pay Contactors N18.5bn For Council Roads

Lagos State government, on Thursday, said it has paid the sum of N5.563billion as mobilization to contractors to commence the construction of 181 roads spread across the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the state. The Commissioner said the sum of N5,563,697,382.00 released was 30 percent payment for the construction […]

Citizens Mediation Centre Gets Governing Council

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday inaugurated the Governing Council of the Citizens Mediation Centre (CMC), urging members of the Council to work assiduously to provide free and effective alternative dispute resolution of matters. Ambode, speaking at the inauguration ceremony in Lagos, affirmed his administration’s desire to ensure growth and expansion of the CMC […]

State Govt Bans NURTW On Lagos Island

Following the crisis rocking the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Lagos Island Chapter, the state government on Tuesday ordered the immediate suspension of all union activities on the Island indefinitely. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, who disclosed this in Lagos, shortly after the Security Council Meeting chaired by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, […]