• Photos: Governor Ambode leads an all male walk against Sexual & Gender Based violence

    Photos: Governor Ambode leads an all male walk against Sexual & Gender Based violence

    Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode today led an All Male Walk against Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV), vowing that his administration would leave no stone unturned to ensure that all perpetrators of such crimes are made to face the wrath of the law.

    The walk, which proceeded from Ikeja under Bridge through Awolowo Way to Lagos House in Alausa, witnessed the participation of dignitaries from all walks of life, including members of the State Executive Council, members of the State […]

  • N25bn ETF: Ambode says only creative unemployed youths will benefit

    N25bn ETF: Ambode says only creative unemployed youths will benefit

    Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State said on Saturday that only creative unemployed youths would benefit from the first tranche of the N25 billion State Employment Trust Fund loan scheme.

    Ambode made the disclosure at a Youth Empowerment Programme organised by the `Eleniyancare Leadership Foundation’ in Epe, Lagos state featuring over 1,000 youths drawn from across the state.

    The empowerment programme is entitled: “Unlocking the Potentials Within: Making your Ideas Work.”

    The programme is convened at the instance of Mr Segun Olulade, Chairman, […]

  • Ambode vows to make Badagry Africa’s tourism hub

    Ambode vows to make Badagry Africa’s tourism hub

    Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has affirmed his administration’s plan to make the ancient town of Badagry the hub of tourism and resort enterprise in Africa in the next 18 to 24 months.

    The governor spoke to reporters yesterday after presiding over the State Executive Council meeting at the VIP Chalet in the town.

    He said his administration would make Badagry a flashpoint for developmental projects.

    The governor said: “Our eyes are set on Badagry; let’s do something for the future. We are […]

  • Gov. Ambode pays a courtesy visit to the Emir of Gwandu … Photos

    Gov. Ambode pays a courtesy visit to the Emir of Gwandu … Photos

    Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, paid a courtesy visit to the Emir of Gwandu, at his Palace in Kebbi State, yesterday June 4th.

    Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, paid a courtesy visit to the Emir of Gwandu, at his Palace in Kebbi State, yesterday June

  • Gov Ambode’s ”Ability In Disability”… more photos

    Gov Ambode’s ”Ability In Disability”… more photos

    Lagos state governor Ambode had a reception for people living with disability at the Lagos house some days back afternoon. The event was tagged “ability in disability”.

    Lagos state governor Ambode had a reception for people living with disability at the Lagos house some days back afternoon. The event was tagged “ability in

  • Gov. Ambode, VP Osinbajo at handing over of Patrol vans, power bikes and other security kits at Tafawa Balewa Square; commissioning of newly constructed roads and LASEMA response unit … photos

    Gov. Ambode, VP Osinbajo at handing over of Patrol vans, power bikes and other security kits at Tafawa Balewa Square; commissioning of newly constructed roads and LASEMA response unit … photos

    Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, with his wife, Bolanle; Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo and Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule; Kebbi State Governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu  during the commissioning and handing over of Patrol Vans, Power Bikes and other security kits to Security Agencies in the State, at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos on Monday, May 23, 2016.

    See photos of the newly […]

  • Gov. Ambode commissions blocks of classrooms at Methodist Pry Sch., Sanni Liverpool Jetty, and upgraded roads within Apapa Central District

    Gov. Ambode commissions blocks of classrooms at Methodist Pry Sch., Sanni Liverpool Jetty, and upgraded roads within Apapa Central District

    Representative of the Lagos State Governor and Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Pharm. (Mrs.) Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf seen cutting the tape to commission Blocks of Classrooms at the Methodist Primary School in Apapa Local Government built by the Lagos State Government, on Monday, May 16, 2016.

    With her were Commissioner for Local Government & Community Affairs, Hon. Muslim Folami; Commissioner for Housing, Prince Gbolahan Lawal; Executive Secretary, Apapa Local Government, Hon. Bolaji Dada and Ojora […]

  • Photos: Gov Ambode goes on early morning patrol in Lagos

    Photos: Gov Ambode goes on early morning patrol in Lagos

    The Lagos state governor and some security chiefs were spotted on an early morning patrol across Lagos metropolis..

    This may be connected with the incessant cases of early morning traffic robberies in some parts of the

  • Gov.Ambode Promises Improved Primary Health

    Gov.Ambode Promises Improved Primary Health

    News gathered that the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has reiterated his commitment to primary health care in the state when he hosted a delegation from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

    His Chief Press Secretary, Habib Aruna, said in a statement that the governor had promised that his administration would support the new integrated health delivery programme of the foundation as part of the measures to improve access to primary health care for Lagos residents.

    Ambode said his administration would partner […]

  • Gov. Ambode Dumps Siren

    Gov. Ambode Dumps Siren

    Like his predecessor, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has shunned the use of siren, saying he does not want to harass Lagosians with its use.

    In Nigeria, the use of siren is a status symbol of political office holders, especially governors and the rest. To them, it is the highest form exhibition of authority and superiority to use the siren to oppress motorists on the road.

    Since he assumed office a week ago, the governor has refused to use the siren, […]