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Sanwo-Olu’s delay in constituting cabinet an attempt at embezzling funds, PDP alleges

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) has asked Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to explain to Lagosians the reason for the delay in inaugurating his cabinet. The Lagos State chapter of the party, in a statement by its Publicity Secretary, Taofik Gani, said the governor was uncoordinated, “hence the apparent total stagnancy in the governance of the

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Sanwo-Olu sacks Bank-Anthony as Sports Commission DG

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has sacked Babatunde Bank-Anthony as the Director-General of the Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC). The Director of Public Affairs, Titi Oshodi, in a statement issues on Thursday, June 20, said Sanwo-Olu approved the appointment of Mr. Oluwatoyin Bolowotan as the new Director-General of the Commission. “Hakeem Muri Okunola, the Head of Service, says the

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Mainlanders cry out to Sanwo-Olu for help as LASTMA threatens to crush confiscated cars

Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, recently met with LASTMA officers where he promised a 100 percent increase in their allowances and also motivated them to be up and doing in order end the perennial traffic jam in the state. However, it appears the traffic management officer have run amok and are now being overzealous

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Mainlanders shocked as Sanwo-Olu denies promising to clear Apapa gridlock within 60 days

News of Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s statement denying promising to clear the Apapa gridlock within 60 days upon assumption of office has been received with great shock. This dramatic turn of events is coming exactly one month after he made the promise. READ ALSO Former Presidential Aide Advises Sanwo-Olu against Making ‘Empty’ Promises He was speaking with journalists

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Lagos Guber poll: Tribunal dismisses petitions challenging Sanwo-Olu’s victory

The Election Petition Tribunal in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, on Monday, June 17, 2019, dismissed a petition filed by the Alliance for Democracy (AD) and the Labour Party (LP) challenging the victory of the Governor of Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the March 9 polls. Justice T. T Asua, the Chairman of the Tribunal in a

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Sanwo-Olu to LASTMA: If my brother violates traffic laws, arrest him

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday told officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA not to spare anyone who violated traffic laws, even if it was his brother. Sanwo–Olu, who was at LASTMA office in Oshodi, Lagos Mainland, on Friday, June 14, 2019, said emphatically that if his brother broke traffic law,

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Sanwo-Olu raises allowance of LASTMA officers by 100 percent

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a 100 percent increase in the allowances of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority officials. Sanwo-Olu announced the increase when he visited the LASTMA headquarters at Oshodi, Lagos on Friday, June 14, 2019. Sanwo-Olu promised that the increase would commence from the end of July 2019 while also saying that LASTMA

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LG Chairmen earning salaries for doing nothing, says Lagos-based Journalist

A broadcast journalist with Arise News, Adesuwa Omoruan, has said the Local Government chairmen in Lagos state are underperforming. In a tweet, the co-host of the Arise Morning Show appealed to the governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to set targets for the LG chiefs and reward or sanction as applicable. “Dear Governor @jidesanwoolu with 20 LGAs, it is

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Why my relationship with Sanwo-Olu will be better than Ambode’s – Lagos Lawmaker

Lagos State House of Assembly member representing Oshodi/ Isolo constituency 2, Lagos Mainland, Hon. Jude Idimogu, has said that his relationship with the state governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, would be better than what he had with immediate past governor of the State, Akinwumi Ambode. The lawmaker, while speaking to journalists over the

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JUST IN: Sanwo-Olu replaces Justice Oke with Alogba as Lagos’ Chief Judge

Lagos state governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has appointed Hon. Justice Kazeem Alogba, as the acting Chief Judge of Lagos State. Alogba would be taking over from Hon. Justice Opeyemi Oke who was appointed by the former governor of the state, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode as the 16th most senior judiciary officer in the state. Justice Opeyemi

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