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LASG charges farmers on food security in Nigeria through the APPEALS project

Lagos State Government has charged farmers in the State, especially beneficiaries of Lagos State Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project, to improve their productivity for food security in the State and Nigeria in general. Speaking during a monitoring exercise to APPEALS project sites in Badagry, the State Acting

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LASG commence distribution of CA-COVID food palliatives

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday commenced distribution of 107,546 food palliative packs which were handed over to the State Government by the Coalition Against COVID (CA-COVID) for distribution to Lagosians, especially the vulnerable and less privileged in the State. The food items were received on behalf of the State Government

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Lagos set for World Tourism Day celebration

The Lagos State Government has said that the celebration of this year’s World Tourism Day will conform with COVID-19 safety protocols as plans have been concluded to restrict physical participation by stakeholders during the celebration. The disclosure was made by the Honourable Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf

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“Prepare for emergency flood response” – FG tells states

Following the recent flooding in Kebbi, Bauchi and Jigawa states, the Federal Government has advised state governments to take proactive measures to reduce the effects of heavy rainfalls this season. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, gave the advice in a statement in

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LASG directs primary and secondary schools to resume September 21

Primary and Secondary schools in Lagos have been directed to reopen on September 21, 2020 by the state government.  Kayode Abayomi, head of public affairs unit at the ministry of education made the announcement and also revealed that while all classes in private primary and secondary schools are permitted to resume, only JSS

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LAGFERRY commutes 100,000 passengers in first 124 days of service

The Lagos State Ferry Service, LAGFERRY’s seed of development planted at Badore Terminal on Tuesday – the 4th of February 2020 by Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu is growing steadily and successfully reached its 124th day of commercial operation. With the passionate commitment of Mr. Governor @jidesanwoolu to expand options of transportation

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LASG to close Oba Ogunji road for construction works

Lagos State Government said it will temporarily close Oba Ogunji Road, between Iju and Ijaiye Road, for rehabilitation works from Wednesday, 9th to 30th September, 2020. This is to allow workers continue the ongoing construction of the Pen Cinema flyover. Access to the restricted routes will be limited to construction vehicles and

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COVID-19: LASG reopens two recreational parks in Ikeja

The Lagos State Government on Sunday announced the reopening of two of its recreational parks for public use, stressing that visitors to the parks must comply with the subsisting COVID-19 protocols. Mrs. Titilayo Ajirotutu, the Assistant Director, Public Affairs, Lagos State Parks and Gardens (LASPARK), stated this in a statement in

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Lagos and Ogun seek FG approval to rehabilitate Lagos-Ota-Abeokuta road

The Ogun State Government has approached the Federal Government to request for authorisation to rehabilitate, reconstruct and commercialise the Lagos-Ota-Abeokuta road, along with Lagos State. Governor Dapo Abiodun disclosed this to State House Correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Aso Rock Villa on Thursday. He also said the

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