• Governor Ambode reshuffles cabinet, drops 3 commissioners

    Governor Ambode reshuffles cabinet, drops 3 commissioners

    According to reports, the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday effected a reshuffle of his cabinet.

    The announcement of the reshuffling was contained in a statement, which indicated that three commissioners were dropped from the cabinet.

    Those dropped were the Commissioners for Tourism, Folorunsho Folarin-Coker; Finance, Dr. Mustapha Akinkunmi; and Transportation, Dr. Ekundayo Mobereola.

    This development comes exactly one year after the Governor constituted his Executive Council on October 19, 2015.

    In a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Tunji […]

  • Governor Ambode sacks LASEMA boss Akindele

    Governor Ambode sacks LASEMA boss Akindele

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has sacked Mr Michael Akindele, the General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency with effect from Sept. 14, 2016.

    The Head, Public Affairs Unit of the agency, Mr Adebayo Kehinde, said in a statement on Monday that Akindele had been replaced by Mr Tiamiyu Adesina.

    Kehinde said that the governor appointed Adesina, as the Acting General Manager of the agency with effect from the same date.

    Adesina’s appointment was contained in a letter written by the Head […]

  • Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Ambode and his wife, others pay Bola Tinubu happy Sallah visit … Photos

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor Ambode and his wife, others pay Bola Tinubu happy Sallah visit … Photos

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor of Lagos state Akinwunmi Ambode and his wife Bolanle, and other APC chieftains in Lagos state paid a visit to the APC Leader, Bola Tinubu, to mark the Sallah celebration.

    Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Governor of Lagos state Akinwunmi Ambode and his wife Bolanle, and other APC chieftains in Lagos state paid a visit to the APC Leader, Bola Tinubu, to mark the Sallah

  • Ambode’s convoy foils robbery operation on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

    Ambode’s convoy foils robbery operation on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

    THE convoy of the Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode yesterday saved several motorists from being robbed by armed robbers, who struck at the popular Long Bridge on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

    The incident which happened last Thursday at 8 pm was said to have been perpetrated by the robbers, who were dressed in Police uniform.

    An eyewitness told Adelove News that the bandits had blocked the expressway forcing motorists to a halt in an attempt to carry out their act.

    However, the eyewitness said […]

  • Governor Ambode appoints new board CEOs

    Governor Ambode appoints new board CEOs

    As part of efforts aimed at fulfilling its electoral promise, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday approved the appointment of Mr. Seun Anibaba, as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Lagos State Lotteries Board, to help drive its administration policies.

    Anibaba graduated from the University of Oklahoma and the New York University, both in the United States of America, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy and a Masters Degree in Business Administration respectively. […]

  • Governor Ambode names Hamzat Subair as new LIRS chair

    Governor Ambode names Hamzat Subair as new LIRS chair

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has nominated Ayodele Hamzat Subair for confirmation by the State House of Assembly as the new Chairman of the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS).

    In a letter to the House of Assembly read on the floor of the House, on Monday, Governor Ambode said that following the retirement of the erstwhile Chairman, Mr. Folarin Ogunsanwo, who held the post since September 2015, it became expedient to quickly seek a suitable replacement in view of […]

  • Governor Ambode approves N15.5m for varsity entrepreneurs

    Governor Ambode approves N15.5m for varsity entrepreneurs

    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos on Monday approved N15.5 million as seed funding and grants for final year students enrolled in the state’s graduate employment and entrepreneurs scheme.

    Ambode’s Special Adviser on Education, Mr Obafela Bank-Olemoh, said in a statement that the initiative is aimed at providing final year students of the state’s tertiary institutions with the tools and knowledge to become effective employees or job creators.

    Bank-Olemoh said that 500 final year students from the state’s tertiary institutions had been enrolled […]

  • Governor Ambode appoints five new permanent secretaries

    Governor Ambode appoints five new permanent secretaries

    The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has approved the appointment of five new Permanent Secretaries and Tutor General in the State Public Service.

    The appointments were said to have been made in furtherance of the Ambode administration’s commitment towards strengthening the State Public Service for improvements in public service delivery.

    A statement on Tuesday from the Office of the State Head of Service, quoted the Head of Service, Olabowale Ademola, as listing the new Permanent Secretaries as Florence Ebunoluwa Oluwasuji, who is […]

  • Governor Ambode doing football match analysis at the Lagos Derby (Photos)

    Governor Ambode doing football match analysis at the Lagos Derby (Photos)

    Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode was pictured yesterday doing some pitch side analysis of the Lagos derby between NPFL sides MFM F.C and Ikorodu United.

    Mountain of Fire Ministries thrashed Ikorodu United

  • Oh Dear! Checkout Newly built bus park at Iyana Oworo, By Governor Ambode … more photos

    Oh Dear! Checkout Newly built bus park at Iyana Oworo, By Governor Ambode … more photos

    Worried by the long hours of traffic Lagosians spend on the ever busy Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode within the first month of his administration visited the Iyana Oworo Bus Stop to access the situation. Photos detailed below are Newly built segregated bus park to ease the flow of traffic at the Iyana Oworo Bus Stop by the Lagos State Government, on Friday, June 17, 2016.

     

    The Governor, accompanied by key members of his government discussed the possible […]

  • Here’s the Chinese version of Governor Ambode … see photo

    Here’s the Chinese version of Governor Ambode … see photo

    To the artist, Good luck by convincing your