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COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu orders partial closure of banks

by Damilola Agekameh Lagos State Government, on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, placed a partial closure on banking activities in the state as part of measures to break the cycle of transmission of coronavirus. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu also directed all markets and stores trading in non-essential commodities to close for seven days. The directive

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LASG partners BACCIMA to boost tourism in Badagry

by Damilola Agekameh Lagos State Government has restated its commitment to partnering with the business community to promote tourism in Badagry Division. The Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf, stated this while receiving members of the Badagry Chamber of Commerce Industry, Mines and Agriculture (BACCIMA) led by the President,

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How Lagos plans to promote e-agriculture, digital marketing

by Alli Mustapha The Lagos State Government has announced that it is building modern agriprenuers who would in turn drive further its e-agriculture policy of digitalizing sales and marketing of agricultural produce. Prince Gbolahan Lawal, The State Commissioner for Agriculture, during a visit to the trainees of the on-going one-month Lagos Agripreneurship Programme at the Agricultural Training

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Keke Ban: Physically challenged lay siege at Sanwo-olu’s office in protest

by Damilola Agekameh Not less than a hundred physically challenged people laid siege at the office of Lagos State Governor, Alausa, Ikeja, yesterday to protest against the decision by Governor Sanwo-Olu to restrict tricycle operators popularly called Keke Napep, in 15 councils. The protesters, who were affected by the decision, laid siege at the Governor’s office,

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How LASG plans to tackle flooding ahead of raining season

by Seun Badejo Over the weekend, the Lagos State Government inspected some ongoing drainage clearance and dredging projects across the state, as it expresses his determination to achieve a flood-free Lagos.  The team which was led by the Special Adviser, Drainage services, Engineer Joe Igbokwe and Permanent Secretary, Drainage Services, Engr Lekan Shodeinde visited canals

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Sanwo-olu assures business community of investment- friendly policies

by Alli Mustapha The Governor of Lagos state, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has assured the business community of his administration’s commitment to involving and working with stakeholders to implement investment-friendly policies, guarantee the security of lives and property, and also foster Lagos economy.Sanwo-Olu made this known while speaking Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat

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LASTMA debunks alleged ban of traffic officers

by Alli Mustapha The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has debunked a trending social media report alleging that LASTMA officers, have been banned from apprehending violators of traffic laws and restricted to traffic control. The General Manager, LASTMA, Mr. Olajide Oduyoye refuted the claim which said a decision to relinquish traffic officers emanated from a meeting between

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