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Governor Okowa swear-in nine new permanent secretaries

Delta State Governor Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has sworn in nine new Permanent Secretaries with a charge to public servants to see their appointment as an opportunity to contribute to the growth and sustainable development of the state.

Official: Eko Atlantic City will be completed in 2019

Lagos State Government on Thursday said the phase six of the Eko Atlantic City, in Victoria Island will be completed in October 2019.

Lawmaker raps Eko DisCo over high billing system

Hon. Oghene Egoh added that “it is important that EKEDC, riverine communities and residents of Satellite town deliberate the way forward to improve services and performances of EKEDC in affected communities.”

Lagos commences on community tree planting campaign

The Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency (LASPARK) says it has commenced Community Tree Planting Campaign across the 20 local governments and 37 local council development areas of the state.

Lagos government urged to complete repair of burnt FESTAC link bridge

A federal lawmaker, Rep. Oghene Egoh, has urged the Lagos State Government to hasten the reconstruction of the burnt FESTAC Town link bridge in his constituency.

Assemblyman: Let’s give Atiku Abubakar a chance

Mr Dipo Olorunrinu, (PDP Amuwo-Odofin Constituency I), Lagos State House of Assembly has urged the party to give former Vice-President Atiku Abukakar a chance to run for the 2019 Presidential election.

Lagos government says many residents don’t seek approval on their structures

The Lagos State Government has lamented that many residents of the state do not seek approval before erecting their structures.

DPP plays Evans’ confessions video in court

A leg of the trial of suspected kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, continued on Wednesday before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja, with the prosecution playing a video which captured Evans’ confessing to kidnapping and armed robbery.

Lagos local council trains health workers for measles vaccination

The Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State has concluded plans to train its health workers for the upcoming measles vaccination campaign.

Moshood Salvador: We’ll not tolerate imposters in PDP

Chairman of the Lagos State Chapter of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Moshood Salvador, has advised genuine members to be weary of agents of All Progressives Congress, APC, who he accused of pretending to be PDP in the day, but APC at night.

Truck driver docked for reckless driving, killing of motorist

The police in Lagos on Wednesday arraigned a 26-year-old driver, Endurance Aigbogun, for allegedly driving recklessly and causing the death of a motorist.

2019: Asiwaju Tinubu’s reconciliation move will enhance APC victory

The House of Representatives aspirant from Lagos State, Mr Olawale Ebietomiye, has lauded the appointment of Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu by President Muhammadu Buhari to reconcile all warring factions in the All Progressive Congress (APC); saying that his appointment will enhance victory for the party in 2019.

Lagos lawmaker drums support for PDP chairman

Hon. Dipo Olorunrinu, a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member of Lagos State House of Assembly representing Amuwo Odofin Constituency 1, has urged members of the party in the state to support Hon. Moshood Salvador, the state chairman of the party.

2019: PDP bans local chapters from holding unapproved meetings

Lagos chapter of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has banned its local government chapters from holding meetings without the approval of the state secretariat.

APC endorses Governor Ambode for second term

All Progressives Congress (APC), Badagry division, on Sunday threw its weight behind the re-election bid of the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, for a second term in office.

2019: There’s hope for PDP in Lagos – lawmaker

A PDP Lagos State legislator, Mr Dipo Olorunrinu, says there is hope for the party in the state in 2019 if the leadership will work harder.

2019: Lagos APC stalwart endorses Governor Ambode for second term

Mr Olawale Ebietomiye, a stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos state has lauded the Lagos State governor, Mr Akinwumi Ambode for his giants strides in developing the state since assumed office.

Rep Oghene Egoh wants life imprisonment for ritualists

Mr Oghene Egoh, a member representing Amuwo Odofin Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, on Sunday advocated life imprisonment for those who were caught for killing human beings for alleged rituals.

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