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Lagos Commissioner inspects collapsed building in Lekki

COLLAPSED BUILDING IN LEKKI INSPECTED BY COMMISSIONER FOR PHYSICAL PLANNING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, TPL. WASIU ANIFOWOSE    Pix  o1: Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Tpl. Waisu Anifowose, speaking to journalists during his inspection of the partial collapsed building in NICON Town Estate, Lekki, on Friday, April 28, 2017. With him are Zonal Head, Lagos State Building Control ...

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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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End looting, end poverty: The Econet Story

End looting, end poverty: The Econet Story By Mobolaji Ajani Strive Masiyiwa, CEO and Founder of Econet Wireless, recently took to his blog to reveal his side of the story behind the company’s downfall in Nigeria. An extract from the blog post:

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Reps Committee on Recession visits Ambode

GOV. AMBODE RECEIVES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC RECESSION AT LAGOS HOUSE, IKEJA Pix 01 L-R: Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (middle); Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Economic Recession, Hon. Olabode Ayorinde; members of the Committee, Hon. Moriki Hussaini; Hon. Wale Raji and Hon. Mamud Gaya during the Committee’s courtesy visit to the Governor at the Lagos ...

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Mrs Ambode honours NAFOWA as the Skill Acquisition Training Program ends

WIFE OF LAGOS STATE GOVERNOR, MRS. BOLANLE AMBODE ATTENDS NAFOWA CLOSING CEREMONY OF SKILL ACQUISITION TRAINING PROGRAM      Pix 01: Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode (2nd right), presenting empowerment tools to one of the grandaunts, Kilingkot Candida (left), while the National President of Nigerian Air Force Officers Wives Association (NAFOWA), Hajiya Hafsat Abubakar (right); Mrs. Sheila Lar (3rd right) and ...

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Akeredolu inaugurates Technical Committee on Olokola Free Trade zone

By Maxwell Adeleye In his unbridled desire to elevate and permanently put Ondo State out of the undesirable status of “A Civil Service State ” the Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, today inaugurated the technical committee on Olokola Free Trade Zone. 

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Former Aviation Minister, Aborisade is dead

Former Minister of Aviation Professor Babalola Borisade is dead. Professor Borisade died today in Canada at the age of 72.

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Why Oba Akiolu is correct and right to disrespect Ooni of Ife walai tala

Why Oba Akiolu is correct and right to disrespect Ooni of Ife walai talai By Wale Ojo Lanre I have watched the video where Oba Akiolu of Lagos threw it’s royal sensibilities into the winds ,

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World Malaria Day: Ambode’s wife tasks mothers on prevention

Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode on Thursday advised mothers and mothers-to-be, to do all within their powers to prevent malaria rather than cure it. She gave the advice when she visited the mother of triplets, Mrs. Segun Akinmosin, at the Epe General Hospital, on the occasion of the 2017 World Malaria Day, which had the theme, ...

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Recession: What other states can learn from Lagos- Reps

…As Ambode Tasks FG, States To Scale Up Capital Expenditure As Nigeria gradually makes its way out of economic recession, the House of Representatives on Wednesday commended the Lagos State Government’s role, saying that the success story of the State was not only benefitting residents, but helping to get the nation’s economy back on track.

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