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Ambode launches ‘operation fix potholes,’ to rehabilitate 43 Lagos roads

In efforts to allay the worries of several Mainlanders and other Lagos residents over development of potholes on Lagos roads, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, August 6 2017, directed the emergency rehabilitation of 43 major link roads across the State and a repair of other major highways and arterial roads found

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Parents of six kidnapped Epe students hold Thanksgiving Service

The parents and relatives of the six kidnapped students of the Igbonla Model College in Epe who were recently freed by their abductors held a 2-hours thanksgiving service at Dolphin Senior Secondary School in Sura area of Lagos State. The pupils who were given a warm welcome by the Governor of

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“Cleaner Lagos Initiative” to commence operations in September

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, said that the cleaner Lagos Initiative, CLI, will commence operations in the first week of September. Speaking on the development, Governor Ambode urged the people to remain patient with his administration as the plan which is a holistic and

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Reconstruction of Oshodi-Ikeja Airport Road to commence in September – Ambode

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode today, August 2, 2017,  revealed that the reconstruction of the Oshodi-Ikeja International Airport Road will begin in September 2017. This information was disclosed at the 3rd Quarterly Town Hall Meeting at Badore, Lagos. The Governor said the road would be further expanded into a 10-lane

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LASG to light up dark spots to tackle insecurity

In an effort to fight the activities of hoodlums and miscreants who are fond of taking advantage of dark and lonely spots to perpetrate criminal activities at night, the Lagos State Government through the commissioner for Energy and Mineral Resources has stepped up its Public Street Light Project to illuminate

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Traders at New Alade Market appeal to LASG on state of market’s infrastructure

Traders at the popular new Alade Market, Ikeja, Lagos, have called on the Lagos State Government to help provide good access roads, electricity and other social amenities needed to aid their business at the market. Speaking during the first anniversary of the relocation of the market to its new site, many

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Here is how the newly elected council chairmen spent their first hours in office

Following the swearing - in ceremony of the newly elected Local Government Chairmen by the state governor, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday, July 25 2017, council chairmen headed to their various LG offices for a more robust handing over ceremony by the Sole Administrators of the councils. Across the council secretariats, there

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LASG to convert Bobby Benson Hotel into LASEMA Emergency centre.

The once popular nightclub and hotel which played host to Lagos socialites in the 80s, Hotel Bobby, owned by the late popular musician, Bob Olabinjo Benson, a.k.a. Bobby Benson is set to assume a new status, with the recent move by the Lagos State to rebuild the property. The property which

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Deposed Baale of Shangisha, wife remanded in Kirikiri Prison

The Lagos State Magistrate Court in Ogba has ordered that the deposed Baale of Shangisha, Chief Mutiu Ogundare, be remanded in the Kirikiri Prison for allegedly faking his kidnap. Ogundare, who was arraigned along with his wife, Abolanle and his brother, Mohammed Babatunde, would remain in custody pending the perfection of

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LASG denies pact with ICT Mart developer

Contrary to the media reports over claims that the Lagos State Government gave approval for the construction of specialised ICT specialised beside the proposed Ikeja Bus Terminal, the Lagos State Government through the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development has come out to deny the report. The commissioner said

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