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Trouble in paradise? FG restricts governors from monopolizing LG allocations

Alarmed by the continuous pillage of cash allocated to local government councils across the country by the state governments through the State, Joint Local Government Accounts, the federal government on Monday, May 6, 2019, outlawed the meddling of states into council allocations. The federal government, through the newly inaugurated Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, which was

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REVEALED: Ambode’s goodbye gift to LG chairmen

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has endorsed four-year tenure for Local Government chairmen and other elected council representatives. The governor signed into law the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) Amendment law, Local Government Administration Amendment law and the Local Government Election Tribunal Second Amendment law on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at the State House, Ikeja, Lagos

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Local government workers storm Alausa in protest – See photos

Earlier today, Tuesday, September 19, 2017, local government employees stormed the streets of Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, in protest towards the actualization of autonomy for the local government. During the public demonstration, the protesters argued that they hope their demands will be met by the government to ensure the local government

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