Remarks Delivered At The Unveiling Of The “Liberation” Statue In Honour Of Fela Anikulapo Kuti At Allen Avenue Roundabout, Ikeja

Today, we have come together to remember and to honour legend who challenged us all as individuals and as a people to free our minds from all inhibitions and actualise our true potentials. Fela Anikulapo Kuti, twenty years after his death, is still alive as a movement of social consciousness and justice against oppression in […]

Lagos Plans Star-Studded Concert For Golden Jubilee Celebration

…Thanks Sponsors, Media, Lagosians For Support   The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to host the best of Nigerian traditional and contemporary popular musicians and fashionistas to an anniversary concert to round off the unprecedented year-long activities to mark the 50th anniversary of the creation of the State. A statement issued on Thursday by […]

Lagos @ 50: Governor Ambode At Community Day, Carnival Celebrations

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday graced the Lagos @ 50 Community Day and Carnival Celebrations, assuring that his administration will continue to run an all-inclusive government where all Lagosians can have and feel a sense of belonging regardless of party affiliation, creed or colour. The Community Day and Carnival Celebrations was held […]

Lagos State Government Restates Commitment To Develop Potentials Of Lagos Waterways

The Lagos at 50 celebrations continued on Saturday with a colourful Boat Regatta display held simultaneously at four different locations, where the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode restated his administration’s determination to develop the immense potentials of the Lagos waterways. The Governor, who spoke at the Oyinkan Abayomi Drive Waterfront, Lagos Island, venue of the […]

Address Delivered At The Boat Regatta Event In Celebration Of The 50th Anniversary Of The Creation Of Lagos State On Saturday 15th April 2017.

We are all here today to witness one of the most colourful events in our State – the Lagos Boat Regatta. This Regatta, which is happening simultaneously in 4 different locations of the State – Lagos Island, Epe, Ikorodu and Badagry, has been organised in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the creation of our […]