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Ambode bows to pressure, slashes Land Use Charge; See the new rates here

In the aftermath of the mixed reactions that trailed the recent increment in the Land Use Charge by the Lagos State Government, the government has announced a major reduction in the rates and as well waived the penalty for late payments across board. The decision to reduce the fee was as

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Here’s what Lagos lawmaker said about the error in newly signed Land Use Act

The Lagos State House of Assembly has confirmed the insertion of a private company, Alpha Beta, as a consultant in the newly passed and signed state’s Land Use Act, describing the development as a mistake. Mixed reactions trailed the sighting of the clause in the new Law that was signed few days ago

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LASG defends ‘outrageous’ increase in Land Use Charge

The Lagos State Government yesterday, Wednesday, March 7, 2018, clarified the rates for the newly reviewed Land Use Charge Law of 2018 which first circulated in the media few weeks, saying many of the numbers were based on several years of arrears on the levy not paid by affected property

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Here is what’s in Ambode’s 2018 N1trillion budget

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has presented the 2018 budget estimate before the Lagos State House of Assembly. The projected budget size is One Trillion, Forty-Six Billion, One Hundred and Twenty-One Million, One Hundred and Eighty-one Thousand, Six Hundred and Eighty naira (N1,046,121). According to Governor Ambode, “The budget will

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Is your company defaulting on tax payments? Something unexpected is about to happen

The Lagos State Government (LASG) has announced it will commence the process of shutting down the corporate headquarters of organisations in the State who have defaulted in remitting statutory taxes to government from Monday, November 20, 2017. In a statement signed by the Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade and obtained

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Good news as Lagos acquires 32 tonnes per hour rice mill

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today, Friday, July 28, 2017, in Zurich, Switzerland led a team of the State Executive Committee members to sign an agreement with a leading rice-mill producer in the world, Bühler AG (“Bühler”) for the acquisition of a 32 tonnes per hour Rice Mill. Ambode who

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LASG saves N2.4bn from ban of pilgrimage sponsorship

The Lagos State Government yesterday, May 2 2017, said it has saved a whooping sum of N2.4 bn with the stoppage of annual sponsorship of holy pilgrimage to Jerusalem and Saudi Arabia. The State’s Commissioner for Home Affairs , Dr. Abdulhakeem Abdullateef, who disclosed this at a press briefing in Alausa

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Iba LCDA gets Primary Health Centre – See photos

It was amidst fanfare that the Lagos State Government commissioned the newly rehabilitated Primary Health Care (PHC) Centre in Iba community, yesterday, January 30, 2017. The health centre was commissioned by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode who was represented by the Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade. During

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