Lagos State Government’s Drive for Investment receives boost with N14billion

Source: Author: Joshua Bassey The drive by the Lagos State government to attract more investment has received a boost as a German firm, Knauf Group International, on Monday, solicited the support of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to establish a manufacturing plant in the state. The worth of the investment is $70 million (about N14bn), and […]

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode Writes Lagos Assembly, Demands N23.97bn Budget Re-ordering

Source: Author: Femi Durojaiye Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has asked the Lagos State House of Assembly to re-order a sum of N23.97 billion in the 2015 appropriation law to enable his administration execute some strategic projects. The governor conveyed the request for budget re-ordering in a letter he sent to the assembly […]

Governor Ambode appoints new Heads of Safety Commission, LASIMRA, Water Regulatory Board

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday appointed new heads of the Lagos State Safety Commission, Lagos State Infrastructure Maintenance and Regulatory Authority (LASIMRA) and the Water Regulatory Board. The Governor approved the appointment of Mr. Fouad Alade Oki as the Director General of the Lagos State Safety Commission, the agency saddled with the […]

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode urges Labour Unions to rally round Buhari’s Anti-Graft War

…TUC, others hail Governor’s 100 days strides Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday received members of various labour unions in the state on peaceful rally at the Lagos House, Alausa, where urged them to rally round weight behind the anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari. The Governor who was represented by the Secretary […]

We’ve lost one of our finest Diplomats –Governor Ambode mourns Professor Adefuye

…Lagos State Governor mourns the death of Nigeria’s Envoy to US, Adefuye. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday expressed shock and sadness over the death of Nigeria’s Ambassador to the United States of America, Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye. Adefuye, a professor of history, passed away on Thursday at a hospital in the United States. […]

Ambode enjoins Youths to utilize Talent, create Great Ideas …Commissions Onikan Youth Centre

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday enjoined youths in the state to always utilise their talent in creating great ideas and unleashing great potentials in all areas of human endeavor. The Governor spoke at the commissioning of the newly reconstructed Multipurpose Onikan Youth Centre, Lagos, executed by PZ Cussons Foundation. Ambode, who initially […]

Governor Ambode appoints Agbesanwa as Director General of Lagos Sports Commission

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday (28/08/2015) approved the appointment of Mr. Ayodele Agbesanwa as the Director General, Lagos State Sports Commission. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, the Governor reiterated his commitment to revive sports development in the state, adding that Agbesanwa’s years of experience in […]