• Take advantage of recession to revamp economy – Akinyemi tells FG

    Take advantage of recession to revamp economy – Akinyemi tells FG

    Prof. Bolaji Akinyemi, a former Minister of External Affairs, has urged the Federal Government to take advantage of the current recession to revamp the country’s economy.

    Akinyemi made the call at the 2016 convocation lecture he delivered at the University of Ibadan on Wednesday.

    The lecture was entitled: “Nigeria’s Exceptionalism: Nigeria’s Quest For Word Leadership.’’

    The don lamented the continued doling out of bailout funds to states by the Federal Government without measures to instill fiscal discipline.

    “I want to say that before any […]

  • Take ownership of newly 114 roads – Ambode tells community leaders

    Take ownership of newly 114 roads – Ambode tells community leaders

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday urged community leaders, youths and residents of the State to take ownership of the 114 roads newly constructed across the 20 Local Government Areas and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the State, just as he vowed to continue to implement people-oriented projects and policies.

    Governor Ambode, who spoke during the commissioning of the 114 roads, held simultaneously in 10 local governments, said residents must guard the infrastructure provided by government for […]