No public holiday on Friday – Lagos State govt

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday clarified reports making the rounds that it had declared Friday, March 8 as public holiday for civil servants, saying the information was untrue. A report currently circulating on social media platforms had suggested that…

50 mechanics, 200 others graduate from auto school (Nation)

Fifty unemployed youths, sponsored by the Lagos State Government for intensive computerised automobile repair training, yesterday graduated as mechanics. The ceremony took place at Adeyemi Bero Hall, Alausa, Ikeja. They graduated six months after they started the training at Automedics…

Lagos seeks private partnership in health insurance scheme (Guardian)

Lagos State Government has sought partnership with private sector operators in implementing the recently unveiled mandatory health insurance scheme in the state. According to the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, the scheme can achieve a high success rate…

IFC signs MoU to help Lagos improve infrastructure, revenue (Sun)

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced its readiness to provide advisory services to Lagos State government to enhance its infrastructure development and strengthen long-term financial sustainability. The advisory services to be offered by IFC will be designed to improve…

Star Lager partners Lagos govt for One Lagos Fiesta

Star Lager Beer has revealed plans to end the year in conjunction with the Lagos Government at its flagship yuletide revue, One Lagos Fiesta, scheduled to hold from December 24 to the early hours of January 1, 2019. In an…

World Habitat Day: LASG decries poor solid waste disposal

The Lagos State Government on Friday warned against poor solid waste collection and disposal, saying it leads to serious health and environmental problems. Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye gave this warning at a news conference…

Hijab Controversy: Lagos sues for peace

The Lagos State Government on Saturday appealed to all Stakeholders in the contentious issue of wearing Hijab in public schools to maintain peace, law and order while the Supreme Court ruling on the matter is being awaited in the spirit…

Lagos Bus Reform Initiative begins to take shape, as modern bus stops appear

Gradually, all the major components of the Bus Reform Initiative of the Lagos State Government conceived and being implemented by the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration to revolutionise public transportation and usher in ease of connectivity within the state, begin to…

Lagos set to celebrate World Coconut Day in Badagry

The Lagos State Government in collaboration with the African Coconut Heritage Initiatives is set to host the 7th edition of the Coconut Heritage Festival tagged ‘AGUNKEFEST’ in commemoration of the 2018 World Coconut Day as listed in the State’s calendar…

Govt moves to ensure energy security in Lagos (Lagos)

The Lagos State Government says its agency, the Ibile Oil and Gas Corporation, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a major oil company, Petrolex Oil and Gas, to ensure energy security in the state. The Commissioner for Energy and Mineral…

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