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Ambode Mourns Passage Of Elder Statesman, Pa Olaniwun Ajayi

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed sadness following the demise of foremost elder statesman and member of the Obafemi Awolowo political family, Pa Olaniwun Ajayi. The deceased, prior to his demise was a prominent chieftain of the pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere. Ambode revealed that the late Ajayi was

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10 Lane Lagos-Badagry Expressway Ready By 2019 – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured residents that the ongoing Lagos-Badagry Expressway Expansion project would be completed before the end of 2019. Ambode disclosed this shortly after embarking on extensive inspection of ongoing projects across the State. According to Ambode, the project was a major economic catalyst for Lagos,

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Lagos Moves To Restructure Markets

In line with the plans of the Lagos State Government to achieve well organized markets across the State, the Commissioner for Environment, Dr. Babatude Adejare, has disclosed that the government is committed to achieving this course. The process InsideMainland learnt will ensure a well-organized market place where sellers and goods

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See What Okada Riders Did To Lagos Task Force Vehicles In Apapa

The operatives of the Lagos State Task Force were attacked by Okada riders in Apapa on Saturday, October 29, 2016, during last Saturday environmental sanitation. According to the chairman of the Task Force, SP Olayinka Egbeyemi, the Okada riders with total disregard for the laws were plying restricted routes, picking

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Ambode Inaugurates Governing Board For N500m Disability Trust Fund

Succor has come the way of people living with disabilities in Lagos State as Governor Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday, Tuesday, October 25, 2016, inaugurated the Governing Board of the Office for Disability Affairs to manage the N500million Disability Trust Fund. During the inauguration, Ambode expressed optimism that the process would aid

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Lagos To Arraign Kidnappers Of Iba Monarch Today

The Lagos State Government will today, Monday, October 24, 2016, arraign the key suspects arrested in connection with the kidnap of Oniba of Iba, Oba Yishau Goriola Oseni. The suspects will be arraigned before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of Court 24 at the Lagos High Court, Igbosere. In a statement issued by

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Lagos Postpones 2016 Placement Re-Sit Exam Earlier Scheduled To Hold This Saturday; See New Date

The Lagos State Examinations Board has announced the postponement of the 2016 Placement Test re-sit examinations for all affected Primary six pupils in both public and private Schools. Originally scheduled to hold on Saturday, October 22, 2016, the exam will now hold on Saturday, November 12, 2016. According to the examinations

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Lagos Cabinet Reshuffle: Ambode Drops Commissioners For Tourism, Finance & Transportation

Exactly one year after Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode constitutes his Executive Cabinet, the State has witnessed the first cabinet reshuffle in his administration. The development was contained in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Tunji Bello. Governor Ambode effected a reshuffle of his cabinet,

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Ambode Launches ‘Lagos Is Learning’ To Combat Illiteracy Level

In a bid to combat the illiteracy level in the State, Governor,  Akinwunmi Ambode has flagged off an Adult Education Programme tagged ‘Lagos is Learning (Èkó ńkẹ kòó)’. The project InsideMainland gathered is targeted at raising the literacy level in the State from 85 per cent to 100 per cent

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