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LSETF partners Access Bank to launch LSETF-W Initiative

In furtherance of its commitment to driving equality through gender inclusion, the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) in a partnership with Access Bank on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, launched the ‘LSETF W-INITIATIVE’ to provide funding for women entrepreneurs in Lagos State to achieve their growth objectives and create jobs for the youths.  The ‘LSETF

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Joe Igbokwe: APC Chieftain who says Buhari’s critics are liars from hell, gets confirmed as Lagos Commissioner

Mr. Joe Igbokwe, the publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, has been confirmed by the House of Assembly as a commissioner to serve in Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet. Igbokwe who was confirmed yesterday (Monday, August 19, 2019) was nominated for appointment alongside 13 others by Governor Sanwo-Olu

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Lagos Assembly rejects three of Sanwo-Olu’s nominees

Three names out of 38 nominated for appointment as Commissioners and Special Advisers by Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, was on Monday, August 19, 2019, rejected by the state’s House of Assembly. Those rejected are Ms Adekemi Ajayi-Bembe, Mr Obafemi George and Prince Olanrewaju Sanusi. The confirmed nominees are Mr Tunji Bello, Mr Gbolahan

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Battle for Lagos takes new twist as Owolabi Salis wins at Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal sitting in Lagos on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, ordered the Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Ikeja to resume hearing of two petitions challenging Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s victory at the March 9 governorship election. A five-man panel of the court led by Justice Hussein Mukthar, in a unanimous decision, allowed

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Sanwo-Olu’s Cabinet: Lagos Assembly completes drilling of 25 nominees

The Lagos State House of Assembly’s 16-man Ad hoc committee for screening Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s Commissioners and Special Adviser nominees on Saturday, August 3, 2019, completed the drilling of 25 nominees before it. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the committee, headed by Rotimi Abiru, a four-term lawmaker representing Somolu Constituency II, had commenced the

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Advertising firm lands in trouble over public display of semi-nude women

The Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency (LASAA) has announced the suspension of an advert firm, Provision Media System Limited, pending final investigation over the alleged display of semi-nude women. On Saturday, the internet was a beehive of comments as a video of some women dancing on a pole in a transparent outdoor display truck

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Commissioner Nominees: Lagos Assembly Sets Up 16-Man Screening Committee

Following the submission of 25 names of Commissioner nominees by the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, three weeks ago, the Lagos State House of Assembly has set up a 16-man ad hoc committee to screen them before they appear before the whole House. The Speaker of the House, Rt Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, who

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