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Ambode Orders Recruitment Of 1,000 Teachers In Lagos

Ambode Orders Recruitment Of 1,000 Teachers In Lagos

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has announced the commencement of the recruitment of 1,000 teachers in the state. Ambode spoke at the state’s Third Quarter Town Hall Meeting, the 12th in the series, at the Community Primary School, Iberekodo in the Ibeju Lekki Local Government Area. The governor, who also directed that a physically-challenged […]

EKDC Commences Mass Disconnection In Lagos

EKDC Commences Mass Disconnection In Lagos

The operations of many companies, households, organisations and individuals in Lagos have come to a halt following mass disconnection of electricity by the Eko Electricity Distribution Company, EKDC. Investigations by Vanguard showed that the worst affected was Ebute Metta in the mainland where many companies, churches, mosques, households and several organisations that require constant power […]

Ambode Honours Parents Of Lagos Kids Artists

Ambode Honours Parents Of Lagos Kids Artists

It was an inspiring moment for parents of tens of Bariga, Lagos-based child artists on Sunday evening when the state Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, honoured them. The young artists are members of Footprints of David, who used to hawk goods and wander about the Bariga area but have become celebrated singers and dancers. The group […]

Ambode, Duke Seek More Funds For Lagos

Ambode, Duke Seek More Funds For Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, and a former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke, on Thursday raised the alarm over the danger of abandoning Lagos State to shoulder alone the developmental challenges posed by incessant migration from all parts of the country. Warning that the growing population within a territorial land mass […]

HIV Infections On The Rise Amongst Pregnant Women

HIV Infections On The Rise Amongst Pregnant Women

Concerns and fears have arisen over the gradual spike in the number of women that have tested positive to Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in Lagos State. The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, recently disclosed that at least 2, 131 pregnant women have tested positive to HIV, while 3, 876 […]

LASG Kicks Against Changes In CBDs’ Designs

LASG Kicks Against Changes In CBDs’ Designs

 The Lagos State Government has said it will no longer tolerate distortion of its designs in its Central Business Districts, adding that violators will be prosecuted. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Central Business Districts, Mr. Anofiu Elegushi, stated this on Friday at a briefing on the activities of his office, adding that the […]

LASG To Develop Facilities For International Sports Competitions

LASG To Develop Facilities For International Sports Competitions

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would develop sports facilities in the state in order to host international competitions. The Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr Kweku Tandoh, stated this in Ikeja at the Ministerial Press Briefing to mark the third anniversary of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration.  He said the governor […]

Ambode Approves 25 Years Jail Term For Rapists, Perpetrators Of Domestic Violence

Ambode Approves 25 Years Jail Term For Rapists, Perpetrators Of Domestic Violence

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday threw his weight behind the 25 years jail term for rapist and perpetrators of all forms of domestic violence, saying that the time has come to take aggressive steps to put a stop to the menace. Governor Ambode, who led a symbolic walk against Domestic and Sexual […]

Gov. Ambode Approves N30, 000 Monthly Stipends For RSW Interns

Gov. Ambode Approves N30, 000 Monthly Stipends For RSW Interns

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has approved the payment of N30,000 as monthly stipends to Ready.Set.Work (RSW) interns. The Special Adviser to the governor on Education, Mr Obafela Bank-Olemoh disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Lagos. The RSW is an entrepreneurship and employability initiative of the Lagos State Government for tertiary institution […]

Lagos To Host International Conference On Fertility

Lagos To Host International Conference On Fertility

The annual international conference for the Association for Fertility and Reproductive Health (AFRH), will hold in Lagos with the theme ‘New Frontiers in Reproductive Technology’. The conference, which is the eighth in the series, will hold in September 26-28, 2018 with participants from different facets of medicine coming into Nigeria from United Kingdom, United States, […]

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