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Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed that the State Government is in the process of acquiring an estimated 32,000 hectares of farmland for rice cultivation in seven states.

Lagos governor appoints first female LAMATA chief

The Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appointed Engr. Abimbola Akinajo as the new Managing Director of Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA).
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has consented to the request by the authorities of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) to float a jetty at the school’s waterfront to complement transportation on the campus.

Lagos governor to approve jetty at UNILAG waterfront

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has consented to the request by the authorities of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) to float a jetty at the school’s waterfront to complement transportation on the campus.
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed that the State Government is in the process of acquiring an estimated 32,000 hectares of farmland for rice cultivation in seven states.

Lagos government to acquire 32,000 hectares farmland for rice cultivation

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has disclosed that the State Government is in the process of acquiring an estimated 32,000 hectares of farmland for rice cultivation in seven states.
Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised the support of his administration for creative industry with a view to making the sector achieve a sustainable economic status. 4

Lagos governor seeks re-ordering of 2019 budget, laments inadequate revenue

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has written to the state House of Assembly, seeking for the re-ordering of the 2019 budget.

Afe Babalola university to garland Asiwaju Tinubu, Sultan Abubakar, others

Also to be conferred with honours are the Obi of Onitsha, His Royal Majesty, Igwe Nnaemeka Achebe and an entrepreneur and Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Greeen Energy International Limited, Prof. Anthony Adegbulugbe.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Lagos governor donates 50 Kia cars to state judiciary

Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, has donated 50 brand new cars to magistrates in the state for effective delivery of judicial services and other sundry activities.

Creative industry fund: Central bank, Lagos assess National Theatre

The Central Bank of Nigeria and Lagos State Government team on Saturday assessed the National Arts Theatre, Lagos ahead of new investment plan that includes building a Creative Industry Park at the Theatre.

Expert urges Nigerian youths to engage in local fabrics, others

Mr Efetobo Awhana, the Organiser of Nigeria Travel Week, has advised Nigerian youths to take to adire (local fabric) making and mat weaving to liberate themselves from unemployment.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Lagos governor appeals for patience over bad roads

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appealed to Lagosians for patience over the bad state of roads in the state saying the continuous rainfall since he was sworn-in about four months ago is slowing down rehabilitation/palliative work on the roads.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Lagos governor urges Nigerians to shun violence, build a better nation

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has called on Nigerians to shun violence and continue to live in peace and harmony in order to build a better Nigeria.
Three hundred persons chained together in Rigasa, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have been rescued by police officers.

Mothers of freed children protest against police, defend Kaduna slave school

Some parents of the freed 300 male children allegedly chained, tortured and sexually abused at an Islamic school or rehabilitation centre in Kaduna have kicked against the police for putting their children in protective custody.
President Muhammadu Buhari with Governors Godwin Obaseki, Dapo Abiodun and Babajide Sanwo-Olu in New York

UNGA: Lagos governor pursues investment in electricity, health, others

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that 9,000 megawatts is the amount of energy required to transform Lagos State economy.
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, interacting with students of Oregun Junior High School, Ikeja during his unscheduled visit to the School on Friday.

Lagos governor teaches agriculture, social studies in unscheduled visit to Ikeja school

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, interacting with students of Oregun Junior High School, Ikeja during his unscheduled visit to the School on Friday.
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has tasked the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) to be proactive on deepening taxation practice in Nigeria.

Xenophobia: Lagos government gives returnees $55 each

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday gave N20,000 ($55.56) to each member of the second batch of 319 Nigerians evacuated from South Africa.
L-R: Protocol Officer, Chinese Consulate General in Lagos, Mr. Zhang Yalong; Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Diaspora and Foreign Relations, Mr. Jermaine Sanwo-Olu; Chairman of Chinese Interactive Group, Chief Diana Chen; Special Adviser to the Governor on SDG, Mrs. Solape Hammond; Consul General of China in Lagos, Mr. Chu Maoming; Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; Deputy Consul General, Mr. Guanzhonggi; Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat; CNOOC General Manager Operational, Mez Zheng and Managing Director, Lekki Free Trade Zone, Mr. Huane during a courtesy visit by the Chinese Consul General to the Governor at Lagos House, Ikeja, on Monday.

Lagos governor reveals serious challenge before his administration

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has revealed that a serious challenge facing his administration is population explosion.g
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Activist rallies support for Lagos government

An activist and President, Campaign for Dignity in Governance (CDG), Comrade Razaq Olokoba, has urged Lagosians to key into the programme and policies of Lagos State Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu.
Babatunde Fashola- Minister Works, Power and Housing

BPP statements on ‘inflated contracts’ misleading – minister

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said that statements credited to the Bureau of Public Procurement as regards inflated contracts in ministries spearheaded by the former Lagos State Governor were misleading.

NYSC rewards doctor, geographer for Lagos projects

A medical doctor, Saudat Ayomide Aminu, and a Geographer, Babatunde Ajiwokewu, who completed their National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in June were honoured during the closing ceremony of the three- week orientation programme for 2019 Batch B Stream II corps members at the Lagos camp on Monday.

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