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Sanwo-Olu: Lagos’ investment in tourism for jobs, wealth creation

The Lagos State government has disclosed that its huge investment in the tourism sector was designed for job and wealth creations for the teeming population of the state. That was even as it has reiterated its commitment to making Lagos State a choice destination in Africa, working in Partnership with the private sector. This was […]

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COVID-19: Lagos gets 107,546 food palliative packs

The Coalition Against COVID (CA-COVID) has donated 107,546 food palliative packs to the Lagos State government for onward distribution to Lagosians, especially the vulnerable and less privileged in the state. Presenting the items to the state government, the State Coordinator of CA-COVID, Mr. Amaechi Okobi, commended Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his leadership role in managing […]

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Flight resumption: Comply with guidelines, Sanwo-Olu, FAAN beg passengers

…say MMIA ready for flight schedules Ahead of the resumption of international flight today, the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), have assured Nigerians and international community that all is set at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA), Ikeja, Lagos for smooth operations. Speaking during a tour of the […]

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Sanwo-Olu: COVID-19 won’t affect my devt agenda for Lagosians

… govt records 81% projected revenue in 6 months Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State yesterday said the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic won’t deter his administration from taking the state to greater heights, saying he would not be derailed from pursuing the T.H.E.M.E.S development agenda. Speaking through the state’s Commissioner for Information […]

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Sanwo-Olu: No going back on governance cost reduction

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday expressed his administration’s determination to reduce the cost of governance and promote inter-communication among agencies through provision of sustainable office infrastructure for its workforce. Despite the economic recession and dwindling financial resources occasioned by the COVID – 19 pandemic, Sanwo-Olu said the move was necessary to implement the T.H.E.M.E […]

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Sanwo-Olu, wife celebrate Sallah with patients, health workers

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Ibijoke, yesterday visited the Lagos Island Maternity Hospital, Broad Street and some other hospitals in different parts of the state, to celebrate Eid-el-Kabir with in-patients and health practitioners. The governor and his wife while at the various hospitals chatted with the patients and the medical personnel, […]

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Eid-el-Kabir: Let’s celebrate moderately, Sanwo-Olu, Adebule, Ashafa tell Muslims

As Muslims all over the world celebrate the Eidel- Kabir festival, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has rejoiced with Muslims across the country on the occasion of the Eidel- Kabir festival, urging them to celebrate moderately in the wake of the rise in cases of the COVID-19 pandemic. This was even as the former […]

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Sanwo-Olu gets 21-day ultimatum to pay pensioners or face protest

Retirees across the South-West states yesterday berated Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of refusing to pay gratuities and pension. The retirees under the aegis of Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP), who gathered in Akure, the Ondo State capital, during their Council meeting, which was attended by zonal officers, state chairmen and state secretaries, issued a […]

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Sanwo-Olu: Schools to reopen for exiting classes

…to begin arrests of residents without facemasks Apparently dissatisfied with the rising cases of the coronavirus (COVID- 19) pandemic in the state, Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday hinted that schools would be reopened for exiting classes. The governor, who was apparently irked by the lack of commitment by resident to use facemasks, said […]

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Group Calls for caution on religious houses, schools’ reopening

Pristine Cactus Foundation, PCF, a faith-based non-governmental organisation has called for caution in reopening of schools and religious centres, while aslo demanding for justice for all victims of rape and all forms of gender-based violence across the country in the face of increase in cases of COVID-19. The group commended Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for suspending […]