Ambode, a special gift to Lagos, says Commissioner
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has been described as a blessing from God to the people of Lagos State. The Lagos State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Dr. AbdulLateef AbdulHakeem, said this while speaking with newsmen yesterday.
Nigeria, Germany explore new opportunities to strengthen economic ties
As part of efforts to grow stronger economic ties between Nigeria and Germany, the delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Nigeria in collaboration with Nigeria-German Business Association and the German-African Business Association (Afrika-Verein der deutschen Wirtschaft) hopes to explore new investment opportunities at this year’s forum.
LASG abolishes career progression promotion for performance appraisal
As part of efforts aimed at ensuring efficient service delivery in Lagos, the state government has abolished promoting civil servants based on career progression for performance appraisal. Speaking at a briefing to announce activities to mark this year’s public service week, themed, ‘Transforming Governance to Realize the Sustainable Development Goals’, the Head of Service, Lagos…
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.