Lagos State reshuffles cabinet, appoints Akinbile-Yusuf tourism commissioner
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced minor cabinet reshuffle, with the appointment of three new members.
9th Senate and the Lagos question
It is no longer news that a bill seeking for an Act to make special provision for Federal grants to Lagos State in recognition of its strategic socio-economic significance and other connected purposes was rejected by the 8th Senate. The bill, which was then sponsored by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (Lagos Central), purportedly sparked huge uproars…
Fallen truck triggers heavy gridlock on Ikorodu Road
A fallen truck at Anthony village area of Lagos has caused a heavy traffic jam on Ikorodu Road. Motorists coming from Ojota axis to Ojuelegba are facing hectic time as at 10.50 am as vehicles are on 'stand-still situation'. It was gathered that no life was lost during the accident. Details later.
E-health critical to Lagos residents’ health, says Sanwo-Olu
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that the state’s efforts to implement e-health must be supported by residents and stakeholders to ensure that Lagos residents are healthy.
Waziri urges northern governors to emulate Lagos City Marathon
Former Nigerian roadrunner, Yohanna Waziri, has showered encomiums on the Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his instant impact on the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon.
Lagos allays fear over rising debts, says sustainability on par with global levels
Lagos State Government has reassured that there is no need for worries regarding its volume of debts both local and international, as they are still within the globally acceptable sustainability level of 30 per cent.
Lagos plans to integrate traditional medicine into healthcare delivery system
Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has restated the commitment of the state government to integrate traditional, complementary and alternative medicine practice into healthcare delivery system in the state to achieve Universal Health Coverage.
LTV pensioners plead with Sanwo-Olu over unpaid pension
Group of pensioners of the Lagos Television (LTV), with 35 years unblemished record, have sought the intervention of the Governor, Lagos State, Babatunde Sanwo-Olu, over non-payment of their pension benefits by the management of the station since 2015.
Lagos to begin enforcement of environmental law on Friday
Lagos State Special Committee on the clean-up of Ikoyi and Victoria will commence enforcement of environmental and traffic laws in Ikoyi and victoria island on Friday, January 10. The committee chairman, Tunji Bello, in a press statement said the government is collaborating with Ikoyi and Victoria Island Residents Association (VIIRA), and other agencies to vacate…
Curtailing the menace of Okada riders in Lagos
Motorcycle, popularly known as Okada, is now one of the primary modes of transportation commonly used in the country. Most people opt for Okada for many reasons. Some do so because it is considered convenient, fast and readily available. But then, the rise in Okada usage has been accompanied by an increased occurrence of avoidable…
Lagos road infrastructure and THEMES agenda
Government’s investment in transport infrastructure is a big factor in people’s quality of life. It is the backbone and chief driver of socio-economic development, which every country strives to achieve. Roads and bridges, in particular, change the face of landscapes; increase connectivity, bring societies closer to the outside world, and attract investment from far and…