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Amuwo-Odofin LG Chairman flags off skill acquisition programme

The Executive Chairman, Amuwo-Odofin Local Government today flagged off the 1000 participants skill acquisition programme under the auspices of the Valentine Oluwaseyi Buraimoh Foundation. In his speech, the chairman thanked the partners of the foundation who are collaborating to execute the programme. He also admonished participants to make sure that the

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The level of insecurity right now is a cause for concern – Sanwo-Olu

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state has stated that they reignited the communication link between government and the people so that fifth columnists or conspiracy theorists will not be able to infiltrate and spread disinformation and misinformation that would jeopardise the future of the country. The Governor who spoke at a

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We are focused on eliminating gender-based violence in Lagos – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State First Lady, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, vowed that the State Government will continue to implement various initiatives aimed at stamping out the heinous crime of Gender-Based Violence (GBV), especially against women and children. Sanwo-Olu, who spoke during a press briefing held at Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja, to unveil

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#EndSARS protest was aimed at regime change – IGP

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has reportedly said the recent #EndSARS protest in Nigeria was aimed at a regime change and was sponsored by forces within and outside Nigeria. According to a statement released by Kelvin Ebiri, the Special Assistant (Media) Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, the police chief

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Family of vendor killed by Gbajabiamila’s aide demand N500m compensation

Ifeanyichukwu Okereke’s family, the vendor who was shot dead by a security aide to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has demanded N500 million for compensation. Okereke’s family in a letter to the speaker dated November 23, 2020, demanded the compensation. The letter was signed by the lawyer

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Assembly will pass 2021 Lagos budget December 31 – Speaker

The Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, says the 2021 Appropriation Bill currently before the house will be passed before Dec. 31. Obasa gave the assurance during plenary in Lagos on Monday. He urged all standing committees of the house that served as sub-committees for the Budget and Economic Planning

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International travellers are bringing fake COVID-19 test results – FG

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has raised an alarm of international travellers’ violating travel protocols and guidelines, including presenting fake test results. Chairman of the PTF and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha who said this during the weekly media briefing

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LASUBEB inducts over 2000 primary school teachers

The Executive Chairman of Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, LASUBEB, Mr Wahab Alawiye-King has advised the 2000 newly recruited primary school teachers to familiarise themselves with all necessary public service documents that would aid the discharge of their duties to the State Government. Speaking at an induction ceremony organised for

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Faleke organises Fish farming training for constituents in Ikeja

The honourable member of the House of Representatives for the Ikeja Federal Constituency, Hon James Abiodun Faleke in continuation of the JAF Ikeja Federal Constituency Empowerments Project held a 2-day Fish Farming training organized by the Nigerian Institute for Oceanography and Marine Research (NIOMR) on Monday and Tuesday at the

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Nigerians should be proud we are importing petrol from Niger – FG

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, says Nigerians should be proud that the Federal government is importing refined petrol from neighboring Niger Republic. Niger is one of the poorest nations in the world but has succeeded in developing its refinery to produce at a greater capacity than its

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