20 Jun 2021
Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) Electoral Appeal Committee, headed by Lawal Pedro (SAN), has recommended a consensus approach to addressing the various complains arising from its May 29
7 May 2021
Disquiet is brewing in Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) following the release of new guidelines for the July 24 2021 Local Government elections.
24 Apr 2021
The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has unveiled guidelines for the forthcoming local government election scheduled for July 24.
21 Apr 2021
The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) on Wednesday released timetable for election in the 20 Local Governments and 35 Local Council Development Areas, LCDAs. The election is scheduled to hold on July 24, as stated by the 1999 Nigerian Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Chairman of LASIEC, rtd. Justice Ayotunde Phillips, who stated…
21 Apr 2021
The Chairperson, Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), has fixed the next local council and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) election in Lagos State for July 2021.
19 Apr 2021
A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Mr. Fouad Oki, has warned Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Chairperson, Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission
31 Mar 2021
The tenure of elected 20 local government chairmen and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDA) in Lagos State is expected to end on July 25 2021. Former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode swore the incumbent chairmen into office on July 25 2017.
22 Dec 2018
The recent flag-off of presidential campaigns by candidates of the two major political parties, the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has reopened debate about the power of the electorate in deciding who becomes their next president. Candidates of both parties, as usual, presented to Nigerians, policy documents of their campaigns, which…
11 Jan 2018
The recently appointed Permanent Secretary, by the Lagos State government, Mr. Sesan Tunde Ogundeko has assumed office as Permanent Secretary of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC). According to a statement from Director, Public Affairs, LASIEC, Mr Oladapo Olatunde, Ogundeko, a lawyer, succeeds Mr Olumide Abayomi Lawal, the former Permanent Secretary of the…
22 Sep 2017
Ambode made this known at the Stakeholders Conference and book launch organised by the United Nations Information Office in conjunction with the Lagos state Citizens Mediation Centre, to commemorate the annual International Day of Peace.
2 Aug 2017
The elections into all the local governments in Lagos State have been won and lost but the lessons therefrom must not be lost on all who believe in the finest form of democracy.
30 Jul 2017
In fact, in some Local Government Areas, candidates of the opposition parties, voluntarily stepped down for candidates of the APC, because of their belief in Governor Ambode’s transformation of the local councils in terms of infrastructural development as their main reason.