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17 Mar
The Lagos State government and the World Bank are scaling up strategies to create a detailed and credible data bank, which will be used for social intervention programmes.
6 Jan
Lagos State’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) for 2021 might have suffered a N180 billion shortfall at the end of the year.
17 Nov 2021
The Lagos State Government has tasked local council chairmen on the need to imbibe resilience culture in anticipating, mitigating and responding to day-to-day challenges confronting the communities.
8 Sep 2021
The Lagos State government, yesterday, reiterated its resolve to improve the state’s economy through investment partnership drive, especially as partnership forms the bedrock of development.
8 Aug 2021
Lagos State government has assured residents of fair representation and significant investment in the area of infrastructure in the 2022 budget preparation.
20 Jul 2021
Lagos State government has said that formulation of a data system for the labour market, as well as scaling-up skill development capacity with technical, vocational education and training, is critical to reducing the rate of unemployment to a minimal level in the state and country at large. The Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Sam…
21 May 2021
Lagos State government, yesterday, said that it generated N785 billion in 2020 and first quarter of 2021 as internally-generated revenue (IGR).
7 May 2021
The Lagos State government has commenced the distribution of one million Information, Communication Technology (ICT) devices to secondary school students to ease their ability to learn and become solution providers for the country particularly the state.
27 Apr 2021
As part of efforts make Lagos a hub for business in Africa, the state has flagged off a 3,000kilometres fiber dock infrastructure to transport high Internet capacity through underwater cables into homes and industries. Disclosing this during the Equipment Manufacturing West Africa (EMWA) exhibition and conference with the theme: “Industrialisation and Innovation Revitalising the Industrial…
15 Jan 2021
Despite admitting to presenting an ambitious and audacious Budget of Rekindled Hope amid global economic crisis occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lagos State Government insists its total revenue target of N991.03billion...
8 Jan 2021
The Lagos State Government has disclosed that it was targeting an average of N60b monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) to fund the N1.16tr 2021 budget.
7 Jan 2021
Lagos State Government has set a target of a N60bn monthly Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) to fund its N1.16trn 2021 budget. The Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Sam Egube, while providing the breakdown of the state 2021 budget, on Thursday, disclosed that the state is targeting N723. 817bn IGR to finance the budget with…


9 mins ago
Disturbed by the activities of terrorists and bandits in some parts of the country, the Nigeria Police Force has resolved to deploy modern and best technology to put an end to the menace of the criminals.
1 hour ago
The Police Command in Anambra has described the killing and beheading of Dr Okechukwu Okoye, a lawmaker representing Aguata 2 constituency by yet-to-be-identified assailants as cowards and enemies of State.
2 hours ago
The African Development Bank (AfDB) says that Africa will not experience food crisis contrary to reports of an imminent
3 hours ago
The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Monday destroyed over 400 carts confiscated from pushers, who serially dump waste at unauthorised locations in the metropolis.
4 hours ago
The Nigerian government on Monday said it has shortlisted about 8,800 students for scholarship opportunities abroad. The shortlisted students were from among 26,000 that applied for its overseas scholarship programme backed by Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF). The annual PTDF scholarship has been ongoing since 2000, giving sponsorship placements for Nigerians acquiring masters and Ph.Ds.…