LASPPPA targets 500,000 fresh entries for building permits
The Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) yesterday said it plans to bring about 500,000 duly registered new building permit entries into the agency’s data bank within the next 6-months.
Ambode bows, slashes Land Use Charge
The Lagos State Government on Thursday buckled under pressure, reducing all levies for its new Land Use Charge (LUC) that had attracted public outcry in the state.
Plaudits and posers for Ambode
First, let’s deal with the praise, the plaudits, before ending this piece with the questions, the posers. Before I watched and heard him on television conduct an extraordinary “town meeting” with the business community in Lagos this last Monday, I hadn’t known much about Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State.
Ambode leads walk against domestic violence, backs 25-year jail term for rapists, others
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has backed the 25 years jail term prescribed for rapists and perpetrators of all forms of domestic violence, saying that the time has come to take more aggressive steps to put a stop to the menace.
Ambode recommends 25-year jail term for rapists
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Monday recommended minimum sentence of 25 years for rapists, saying rape should not be met with light sentencing.Ambode made the recommendation during a symbolic walk against domestic and sexual violence at Alausa.
Redefining recreation and tourism with new entertainment hub in Lagos
Las Vegas is dubbed the entertainment capital of the world. It is known for its ever-glowing energy, round-the-clock casinos and unnumbered entertainment facilities that play host to millions of visitors from across the world every year. It is also famous for having numerous elegant hotels, including the world-famous Venetian and the pyramid-shaped Luxor. Located in…
Ambode insists no going back on land use charge hike
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has said that the state will not rescind its decision on planned increment in the Land Use Charge for the state to raise....
LASG charges directors on service delivery
The Lagos State Government has advised directors in the state public service to be more proficient in their performance in order to enhance productivity in their operations. The governor, Akinwunmi Ambode,who was represented by the Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pensions, Dr Benson Oke, at a two-day training session for the state directors…
Protests, concerns trail new Lagos land use charge
More protests have greeted the newly introduced Lagos Land Use Charge (LUC), which raised the previous rates to over 200 per cent.Though over 112 estate surveyors and valuers have been selected to value property under the scheme, led by Knight Frank, Ismail and Partners.....
Peace, unity still hanging in Lagos APC
For the second time in less than three months, leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos East Senatorial District have again endorsed Governor Akinwunmi Ambode for reelection in 2019.
Of a responsive governance style
It is an acceptable norm, that a democratically elected government must meet the need of the people that voted it into power. Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has, within a short period of time in office, been able to correct the negative view of the people of the state towards governance.