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Council Poll: Ensure Victory For APC In All LGs, Ambode Tasks Party Members

  Victoria Hanson Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday charged members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State to work round the clock to ensure that the party wins all available elective positions in the forthcoming July 22 Local Government elections. Governor Ambode, who addressed members of the party at a stakeholders meeting held at the ...

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NAWOJ Applaud Ambode’s Lead Campaign Against Rape, In Lagos

The National Association of Women Journalist, Lagos State Council has commended the Lagos state government for its quick response at checkmating the menace committed by students from two secondary schools in Ikoyi.

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NAWOJ Laud Federal Government For The Release Of 82 Chibok Girls

The Nigeria Association of Women Journalists  (NAWOJ) commends the Federal Government,local and international organisations as well as security agencies for the release of 82 Chibok school girls. The release of the school girls,who have been in the custody of their captors for over one thousand and ten days ,came as a relief to all Nigerians and a demonstration of government’s ...

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N-Power: Borno Governor Asks for 10,000 Extra Slots

The Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima  has appealed to the N-Power governing body to consider giving 10,000 extra slots to Borno State in light of the huge needs for the Book Haram-hit state to recover from the devastating effects of various acts of terrorism carried out in the state over the years. He also appealed that Yobe and Adamawa ...

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We want a guaranteed future for Edo people – Deputy Governor

Edo State Deputy Governor, Rt. Hon. Comrade Philip Shaibu, has restated the commitment of the present administration towards the provision of quality public school infrastructure even as priority will be accorded to skills acquisition by government in order for a guaranteed future for the citizenry.           The Deputy Governor made this assertion at the commissioning of a block of three ...

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We shall meet your demand soonest, Osun assures protesting members of NMA

                                                                                 By Maxwell Adeleye The government of Osun on Thursday appealed to Resident Doctors in the state to be calm and ...

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Ambode pledges support for First Annual Diaspora Festival in Badagry

…Nigerians In Diaspora Are Proud Of You, Dabiri-Erewa Tells Gov Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday pledged his administration’s commitment to make the first Annual Diaspora Festival in Badagry a major success, adding that a master plan that would prescribe strategies and programmes to boost the potentials of the ancient town was also underway.

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Phasing out yellow buses will create more jobs – Ambode

…Promises New Secretariat, Improved Welfare For Labour Union, Workers Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday allayed fears that plans by his administration to phase out the yellow commercial buses, popularly known as Danfo would lead to massive job losses, saying that it would instead create more jobs in the transportation sector.

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Lagos Speaker Tasks Traditional Rulers, Schools on Yoruba Language

Rachel Okporu Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has tasked traditional rulers in the state to cultivate the habit of speaking Yoruba Language at public events. Obasa said this at the plenary, during the second reading of a bill to make the speaking of Yoruba Language in schools and organisations in the state compulsory ...

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Lagos Places Embargo On Approval For Filling Stations

The Lagos State Government has placed embargo on approval for construction of filling stations in all parts of the State till further notice, while a definite action will soon be taken on indiscriminate construction of event centres across the State, Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Wasiu Anifowose has said. Anifowose, who said this on Tuesday at the ongoing Ministerial Press ...

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