Ambode endorses Sanwo-Olu, advocates conciliation in APC (Guardian)

Apparently living out the pater noster admonition in the Bible, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has made up with his erstwhile rivals in the All Progressives Congress (APC) primaries and gone further to back them for the 2019 governorship…

*Key into Nigeria’s transformation drive, Ambode urges women (Guardian) *Atiku’s visa status confidential, says US official (Punch)

Key into Nigeria’s transformation drive, Ambode urges women (Guardian) Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, said women are critical to Nigeria’s transformation drive. Speaking at the closing ceremony of this year’s National Women’s Summit of Oyo State Officials’ Wives Association…

Yuletide: Ambode urges security agencies to outsmart criminal elements

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday urged security agencies to take practical steps to be ahead of criminal elements and also build on the successes recorded so far in making the state the safest in Africa. According to a…

LASG presents cheques to over 2,000 beneficiaries of LSETF (Nation)

Over 2,000 Lagosians on Monday benefited from the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF), as they were presented with cheques ranging from N200,000 to over N500,000 by the State government as loans to start their businesses. With Monday’s disbursement of…

Lagosians worry over return of traffic robberies (Guardian)

The Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, is winding down his administration of Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital city with six months left in the four-year cycle. Happenings and developments around the city, especially on security, give a bold statement – Governor…

Lagos Assembly tasks Ambode on menace of drug abuse (Nation)

Lagos State House of Assembly at plenary on Monday passed a resolution calling on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and relevant stakeholders to embark on aggressive campaigns against the menace of drug abuse. The resolution was sequel to a motion moved by…

Lagos Assembly decries traffic jam, urges Ambode to intervene (Nation)

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday decried the congestion of Sekunmade Road in Ikorodu area of Lagos by heavy duty trucks, urging Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode to intervene. The House called on Ambode to direct the Commissioner for Transport,…

Flood: Lagos Assembly tasks Ambode on drainage (Vanguard) * Minimum wage: Governors propose N22,500 (Nation)

Flood: Lagos Assembly tasks Ambode on drainage (Vanguard) Lagos State House of Assembly, yesterday, called on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to reactivate the Office of Drainage Service in the state in order to checkmate potential flood hazard. The lawmakers also called…

Best 3 Ready.Set.Work graduates get N10m courtesy Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday awarded N10 million seed fund to the best three graduating students of the Ready.Set.Work (RSW) Initiative, saying that he was fulfilled that his administration was nurturing graduates that would contribute immensely to the…

Payette, Ambode launch biobank lab in Lagos

The Governor-General of Canada, Julie Payette and Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday jointly unveiled a biobank laboratory in Lagos designed to ensure effective management of outbreak of infectious diseases with special focus on containment and strengthening of…

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