Russia 2018: SWAN patron commends FG for nominating Ambode as delegate
The Federal Government had been commended for nominating Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State as a member of its delegation to the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Chief Kennedy Fintan Nnaji, a patron of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, Lagos Chapter (Lagos SWAN), gave the commendation on Saturday in Lagos. He said…
Pray for peaceful elections in 2019, Ambode urges Nigerians
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, urged Nigerians to promote peaceful co-existence and pray for the successful conduct of next year’s general elections.Speaking at a special Eid-El-Fitr celebration organised by the state government simultaneously across the 20 councils of the state...
Muslims seek moral renewal, celebrates Eid-el-Fitr
It is pomp, cheers and happiness as Muslims across the country join their counterparts across the globe to celebrate the yearly Eid-el-Fitr festival. Eid-el-Fitr is the yearly celebration marking the end of the glorious month of Ramadan and fasting that may have lasted 29 or 30 days. The faithful have called for moral renewal to…
Repositioning low-cost schools for effective technological learning
The consensus of stakeholders, who converged at the 2018 National Congress of Association for Formidable Educational Development (AFED), was that no nation could achieve 21st century learning without technology.
Abiola in full glory as Lagos unveils 37-feet statue
The hero of June 12, Bashorun Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (M.K.O.) Abiola ‘resurrected’ yesterday in Lagos State and was clothed with well-deserved accolades. Dressed in colourful attires portraying freedom and triumph, Lagosians from all works of life gathered at the MKO Abiola Garden..
Ambode advocates record keeping for better governance
In commemoration of the 20I8 International Archives Day, Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has urged governments to adopt proper records keeping, as vital documents provide solutions to challenges in governance. During the celebration with the theme: Records and Archives Management in the Public Service: A Key to Good Governance and Quality Service Delivery, Ambode noted…
Ambode, Osoba, Amuka-Pemu for APCOM’s maiden gala
The Association of Practitioners of Community Media of Nigeria (APCOM) will tomorrow, June 12 debut with its maiden gala/award evening titled: ‘2019 Elections: Galvanising Public Participation...
Lagos declares June 12 public holiday
As Nigerians mark the 25th anniversary of the annulment of the 1993 presidential election adjudged to be have been won by the late Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (M.K.O.) Abiola, the Lagos State Government, yesterday, declared June 12, 2018 a public holiday to commemorate the day.
Ambode attributes development, peace in Lagos to God’s intervention
Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday attributed the high level of development, peaceful coexistence and stable economy enjoyed in Lagos State to God’s intervention.Ambode made the assertion at the 2018 Lagos Marathon Praise in Lagos, organised by the Office of the Wife of the state governor in collaboration with Jubilee Concept International in Lagos...
Ambode seeks more OPS involvement in fight against climate change
Lagos state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has called for more Organised Private Sector (OPS) collaboration on efforts aimed at reversing the negative effect of climate change in Nigeria.