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Traffic Advisory: Expected traffic gridlock as Buhari visits the Mainland tomorrow

Mainlanders including business owners operating across major communities in the sub-urban Lagos community should brace up for heavy traffic logjam tomorrow, Wednesday, April 24, 2019, as Nigeria’s President, His Excellency Muhammadu Buhari visits the Mainland to commission some projects. The President during the official working visit is expected to commission a number of state projects

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Why we didn’t take any foreign loans in my 4-year tenure – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has revealed that his four-year administration took no foreign loans despite the pressure on the state’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) due to massive infrastructure projects the administration set out to accomplish to cater to the growing needs of the estimated over 21 million residents of the state. According to Ambode,

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Check out when the new BRT buses will commence operations

Following months of anticipation by residents on when the new BRT buses will commence operations, the Lagos State Government has announced that it is set to roll out 820 medium and high capacity buses under its public transportation Bus Reform Initiative to meet the yearnings of its residents. The State Commissioner for Transportation, Mr. Ladi Lawanson

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Lagos 2019: Ambode inaugurates 20-man transition committee

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, April 9, 2019, inaugurated a 20-member Transition Committee that would be saddled with the responsibility of ensuring a seamless transition to the next administration on May 29, 2019. Ambode during the inauguration said a smooth transition to the next administration was imperative to ensure that the machinery of

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Lagos State Governor appoints Teju Abisoye as LSETF’S Acting Executive Secretary

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has appointed Mrs. Teju Abisoye as the Acting Executive Secretary (ES) of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) with effect from April 1st, 2019 pending confirmation by the Lagos State House of Assembly. Prior to this appointment, Mrs. Abisoye was Director of Programmes and Coordination at

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Here’s what Ambode said about Tinubu on his birthday celebration

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has hailed the role played by National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu in the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, saying Nigeria was already on threshold of greatness with the duo in the next level government. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the

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Election fallout: Agbaje announces exit from PDP as party blames him for loss

Three-time governorship candidate in Lagos State, Mr. Jimi Agbaje, has left the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) days after the conclusion of the highly anticipated elections in the state. Agbaje, who lost to Babtunde Raji Fashola in 2007, Akinwunmi Ambode in 2015 and Babajide Sanwo-Olu on March 9, 2019, says he is leaving due to differences with

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#2019Elections: No Public holiday on Friday – Ambode says

In the aftermath of the viral reports that the Lagos State Government led by Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode had declared Friday, March 8, 2019 as Public Holiday for Civil Servants, the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan has debunked the reports saying the information was untrue. Recall that a report currently circulating on social

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Here’s what transpired at the APC Presidential Rally in Surulere

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured President Muhammadu Buhari that residents in Lagos would troop out enmasse on February 16 and deliver the State to him and other National Assembly candidates of the All Progressive Congress (APC). The Governor, who spoke at the APC Presidential Mega Rally, held at the Teslim Balogun Stadium

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Projects on the Mainland get large chunk of Ambode’s N852.316bn budget

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has presented the 2019 state budget to the lawmakers in the State House of Assembly after a delay that almost culminated in his impeachment. Ambode presented a budget proposal of N852.316b before the lawmakers for the 2019 fiscal year. This budget contains a recurrent expenditure of N385.6billion, capital

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