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Fela used music to fight for liberation of the masses – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday eulogized the virtues of late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti describing him as an enigmatic artiste who used the platform of his art to agitate for social and human rights by challenging government and people to explore development through social

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Ambode to unveil Fela ‘Liberation’ statue on his posthumous birthday

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to honour the late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, as the weeklong activities marking his 79th posthumous birthday and the 20th anniversary of his death draw to a close. According to the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the honour is in

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Anticipated traffic disruption along Alausa, Ikeja & others tomorrow; see why

Motorists and other commuters who intend to use Alausa, Agidingbi, Obafemi Awolowo Way and other areas along Ikeja between 11am and 12noon tomorrow, Tuesday, September 26, 2017, should take this advance warning as government activities might lead to traffic disruption in the axis. The development is as a result of plans

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God is Good Motors reacts to LASG ban of inter-state buses on Ikorodu road

Following the announcement of the ban on inter-state buses plying the usually buses Ikorodu road end of Lagos and the eventual seven days ultimatum given to operators of the buses to vacate the axis, one of the popular transport companies operating in the axis, God is Good Motors (GIGM), has

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Ambode insists on relocating Ikeja Computer Village 

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to achieving the objectives of the renewed Ikeja Model City Master Plan originally conceived to address infrastructural challenges in the capital city. In a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the government stressed that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is

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Two confirmed dead as Lagos confirms 27 cases of diarrhea in Surulere, Somolu & Oshodi

Two persons have been confirmed dead in Lagos State following diarrhea outbreak in Lagod State, the government has confirmed. Speaking on the outbreak of the disease, the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris said following the heavy rainfall being experienced in the State recently and the aftermath flooding of some

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LG election: Lagos announces restriction of movement

In preparation for the forthcoming council polls slated for July 22, 2017, the Lagos State Government has announced restriction of vehicular movement in the State. This is in view of the elections that will hold across the 20 Local Government and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) across the State. In

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Like VIO, Ambode limits FRSC operations in Lagos

Following the fresh announcement by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode that the Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) are permanently banned and asked to stay off Lagos roads, the Ambode government has also limited the operations of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). Ambode made the disclosure at the comissioning of Pedestrian Bridges, Laybys and Slip

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LASG plans big for Community Day celebration

As part of the ongoing activities to mark the Golden Jubilee anniversary of Lagos State, the government has put together plans to celebrate the ‘Community Day’ event for residents in all the divisions in the state. The Community Day event is scheduled to hold on Saturday, May 13, 2017. The event

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