…Presents additional patrol vehicles, power bikes to RRS
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday announced an increment to the death insurance benefit for police officers who die in active service to the State to N10 million, saying that his administration would stop at nothing to ensure the safety of all citizens in the State.
The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has expressed hope that the State economy and its prospect has the capacity to bring Nigeria out of its current economic recession.
The Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday presented the 2017 budget proposal of N813 billion to the House of Assembly, assuring that the budget would be judiciously implemented to continue the infrastructural renewal and the enhancement of Lagos as one of the foremost tourism and investment destination in Africa.
…Says Epe road network expansion’ll complement Lekki Free Zone
Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has said his administration has so far injected over 1,000 additional housing units into the State and the schemes are now ready for occupation by interested residents.
In line with the move to make loan available to Lagosians the Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday passed the Regulation on the Administration of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund with an interest rate of 5 percent annually for every qualified applicant.
The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) will commission its first ever secretariat on Thursday, October 6, 2016 in Ikeja, Lagos.
The secretariat coming over 50 years after the birth of the Guild will serve as the permanent office of the NGE which is the highest professional body of Nigerian editors in the print, electronic and online media.
Usually, when a woman delivered, it is accompanied with great joy and ecstasy; however the case of Nofiu’s family differs.
The joy of Nofius over successful delivery was received with sorrow because the father and mother have been finding it difficult to cater for the triplet God gave them.
Nurudeen Nofiu, a barber whose wife, Sola, was delivered of triplets on Wednesday, June 1, 2016 has appealed to Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode as well as well members of the public to come to the aid of his family.
Chairman of the Indices and Disbursement Committee of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), Aliyu Mohammed, has said that the Federal Government of Nigeria has set up a committee aimed at disbursing the 13 per cent Derivation Fund to Lagos State, following the commencement of crude oil and gas production in the state by Yinka Folawiyo Petroleum Company Limited.
The Lagos State House of Assembly has passed a bill to prohibit forceful entry and illegal occupation of landed properties in the state, prescribing a maximum of 21-year imprisonment on any convicted land grabbers in the state.