LASG to compensate owners for demolished properties along airport road
The Lagos State Government says it will soon pay compensation to owners of demolished properties removed for the International Airport Road reconstruction in line with regeneration of the entire Oshodi axis. Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode made the disclosure on Thursday in Lagos during the inspection of some major projects in the state. The News Agency of…
Lagos and preservation of Yoruba language
Recently, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, recorded yet another first when he signed seven vital bills into law. Perhaps, the most noticeable of the lots is the Yoruba Language Preservation and Promotion of Law, which represents a cognizant reflection of the position which Lagos State, prides Yoruba language as the cultural vehicle for articulate…
‘Ambode executing projects to transfer ownership to residents’
Projects in Lagos State are being conceptualised and executed by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to make the residents take over their ownership. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, disclosed this yesterday. Bamigbetan, who led management staff of the information ministry on a visit to The Guardian, said Ambode is committed to executing…
Lagos state to inaugurate first-ever tourism calendar, says Commissioner
The Lagos State Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Mr Steve Ayorinde, says the state has concluded plans to inaugurate its first ever tourism calendar. Ayorinde said this at the 2018 Tourism Innovation and Development Advantage (TIDA) held in Lagos on Thursday. The TIDA conference is an initiative of Skyview Communications with the theme: “Impact of…
‘How Lagos can become smart city with technology’
With the drive to make Lagos a ‘Smart’ city now more intense than ever, the state handlers have been urged to push the vision with all enthusiasm and needed policies.
Bola Tinubu’s protégés and a brewing storm over 2019
When Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode resorted to the public to vent his frustrations over the inability to secure approval from the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, for some projects in Lagos, not many were fooled.
Five AOCOED staff forcefully retired over alleged financial fraud
Five principal officers of Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED), Ijanikin, Lagos, indicted for financial misappropriation, have been directed to proceed on compulsory retirement, by the school’s governing council.