Lagos State Government
Civil servants accuse Ambode of withholding deductions from salaries
With less than four months to the end of his tenure as the governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode is being accused by some civil servants of deliberately withholding the deductions from their salaries to the accounts of necessary cooperative societies. Over thirty cooperative societies operating within Lagos state ministries, agencies and parastatals were affected…
Sanwo-Olu promises gridlock-free Lagos if elected governor
Lagos State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to ensure eradication of gridlocks on roads if elected governor in the 2019 elections. “I have come up with five levels of plans called the five pillars. The first one is traffic management and transportation, we are going to be heavy…
Lagos State urges residents to know HIV status
In commemoration of 2018 World AIDS day, Lagos State Government has urged residents to know their HIV status and desist from all forms of discrimination against patients. Lagos State commissioner for youth and social development, Agboola Dabiri, made the appeal during HIV/AIDS awareness talk in Agege, Lagos. Dabiri, who was represented by the director of…
LASG charges workers on time management
Lagos State Government has changed civil servants in the State to embrace proper time management to boost maximum productivity. The governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, who spoke at a two-training for top civil servants held in Lagos said improper time management often resulted in missed deadlines and poor productivity. Ambode, who was represented by the Commissioner for…
Safe my palace from collapsing, Ogegbo of Ibowon appeals to LASG
Oba Cajetan Adekoya, the Ogegbo of Ibonwon in Eredo Local Council Development Area in Epe, Lagos State, has appealed to the Lagos State Government to safe his palace from collapsing saying the place building was currently in a bad condition. Adekoya who made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…
Lagos govt. closes a section of Festac Link Bridge over structural integrity
The Lagos State Government through the State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), yesterday, announced an immediate closure of a section of the recently burnt FESTAC Link Bridge. The closure, according to government, was as a result of the advice by the State Ministry of Works and Infrastructure that the integrity of a section of the bridge…
Lagos Government moves to check drink-driving
The Lagos State Government, in conjunction with Lagos Traffic Radio 96.1FM, on Friday launched an exercise to check incidents of drink-driving and resultant fatalities, especially during end of year festivities.
Ambode condemns 'illegal' restriction of movement in Itire
The Lagos State Government has denounced the purported restriction of movement announced in Itire on Sunday night as part of traditional rites on the demise of Onitire of Itire, Oba Lateef Abayomi Akanbi Dauda, describing it as act of illegality.
President Buhari to pay 2-day working visit to Lagos
The Lagos State Government on Saturday said it would formally welcome President Muhammadu Buhari on a two-day working visit to the state on Monday.
Lagos earmarks N36b to tackle ocean surge
The fund is to be deployed for the construction of 18 groynes (sea breakers) at intervals of 400 metres along the entire length of the 7.5 kilometres between Goshen Estate and Alpha Beach.