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22ft tall giant statue unveiled at Surulere

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has unveiled the ‘Football Forever’ statue at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, acknowledging that football remains the most popular sports that keep the nation united even in critical period. Speaking at the commissioning, the governor represented by the Special Adviser on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Hon.

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Abule Egba flyover

‘Repair inner roads destroyed while constructing Abule-Egba flyover’ – Abule Egba residents beg Ambode

Residents of Ifako-Ijaiye in the Lagos Mainland area of the state have appealed to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to urgently repair inner roads destroyed in the process of executing the Abule-Egba flyover project. The residents made the appeal during the constituency stakeholders’ meeting organised by Hon. Rasheed Makinde, representing the constituency at

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Lagos Mainland teachers equipped with technology skills

The Lagos State Education 1 has empowered its mathematics teachers with advanced technology to aid the teaching of the subject in classrooms. The teachers were equipped with the skills during the recently held workshop in Ojodu tagged as “Mathematics Workshop And Technology - The Missing Link” in commemoration of the 2017

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Lagos Mainland council boss takes fight against flood to the streets

In a bid to tackle the menace of flooding across the Lagos Mainland Local Government Area, the newly elected council boss, Mrs. Omolola Essien, has flagged off the cleaning of drainages in the area. Tagged as ‘Operation free the Drainage’, the campaign according to the council chairman was to prevent flood

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Proposed Lagos International Airport road reconstruction to include 5 bridges

The Lagos State Government has announced that the proposed reconstruction of the 10-lane Oshodi-Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road has been designed to include two flyover and three pedestrian bridges. The disclosure was made at a stakeholders’ meeting for the reconstruction of the road held yesterday, Thursday, September 7, 2017. At the

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Dump a refuse and go to jail!

The Lagos State Government has warned residents who deliberately dump refuse in unauthorized places to henceforth, desist from such act or face the full wrath of the law. This warning was issued by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare during an “Operation Deep Clean” exercise which the State Government

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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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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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