Ten billion naira as been set aside as grant for women under the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund to empower, as part of activities marking the one hundred days in office of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The initiative is aimed at focusing and empowering women with small scale businesses, drive gender equality and also create employment […]

REPORT BY KIKELOMO IFEKOYA The Lagos State Government has indicated interest to support poultry farmers to go into egg powder production as part of its move to improve agriculture value chain in the country. The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat made this known in Lagos after meeting with the members of a […]

REPORT BY NOSA AITUAMEN The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria says it is seeking the assistance of the African Development Bank (AfDB) to sponsor the Safer Skies for Africa programme. The need for the assistance is coming on the heels of the suspension of funding by the United States government who has been the sole […]

REPORTED BY OMOLARA OMOSANYA The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Dr Olayiwole Onasanya who made this known in a news release said that Lake Rice is available for sale in all the usual centres across the State. Some of the sale points include ; the Agricultural Development Authority Complex, Oko-Oba; Lagos State Agriculture Inputs Supply […]

REPORTED BY NOSA AITUAMEN The Airline Operators of Nigeria (AON) has kicked against the recent commencement of an additional flight by Emirates airline granted by the Federal Government increasing its frequency to four (4) flights daily into Nigeria. The AON chairman Captain Nogie Meggison in a statement said, they were even pained because the increase […]

REPORT BY YEMISI DADA Lagos is all set to adopt new security measures that will tighten the noose on criminals engaging in pipeline vandalism and kidnapping in the State. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known to newsmen at the weekend, after a meeting behind close door with the commanders of all security formations in the […]

WRITTEN BY CHIOMA EZIKE The Executive Vice Chairman of the  Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC),  Professor Umar  Danbatta says  that robust telecommunications network is important for economic growth.  Speaking at the 5th edition of  Telecom Executives and Regulators Forum organised by the  Association of  Telecommunications companies of Nigeria (ATCON)  in Lagos Professor Danbatta said  that the $68 billion […]

Written by Omolara Omosanya The Lekki-Admiralty toll gate and the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge will be left open during peak periods tomorrow. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who made this known in an interview with newsmen after an inspection tour of the Lekki-Epe Expressway said the measure was part of efforts to find lasting solutions to the perennial […]

Published by Yemisi Dada The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ms Catriona Laing, has met with Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to discuss bilateral partnership. The meeting which was held behind closed doors had the Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and other top government officials in attendance. Addressing reporters after the meeting, Ms Laing […]

Written by Omolara Omosanya Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured residents of Ikorodu division of the State that work would commence earnestly on the Agric-Ishawo and Igbogbo roads as soon as the rains subside. Governor Sanwo-Olu who gave the assurance after inspecting the rice mill and light industrial park in Imota, in the […]

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