Monthly Archives: September, 2016

114 Road Commissioning: Lagos Assembly Summons Contractor Over Failed Federal Low-Cost Bye-Pass To Itoikin Road

Following our report on the failed Federal Low-cost Housing bye-pass to Itoikin road in Ikorodu, the Lagos State House of Assembly has reportedly summoned DHV Nigeria Limited, the construction company that handled the project in Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area of Ikorodu, Lagos. The House of Assembly made this known on its Twitter handle …

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All Set For Second Independence Day Mini-Marathon

By Kunle Adelabu, Boluwatife Hassan & Rabbiat Anjorin The organizers of the much anticipated second edition of Independence Day Mini-Marathon among secondary schools in Ikorodu Division are set to stage an event that would stay long in participant’s and people’s memories. In an interactive session with THE IMPACT crew at Hon. Agunbiade’s Constituency Building, along …

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LAGOS SIGNS MOU WITH AWIEF ON $300M FUND TO EMPOWER WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

Lagos State Government on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with African Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) expected to facilitate the process of ensuring that women entrepreneurs have access to $300 million fund to boost their businesses. The State’s Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade, who disclosed this to journalists …

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RECESSION OFFERS OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP TOURISM, OTHER SECTORS – AMBODE

…Reiterates Commitment to Make Lagos Africa’s Tourism Hub …Eko Atlantic City Represents Future Of The World, Says Lai Mohammed Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said the stark realities of the current economic recession could be a blessing if concerted efforts are geared toward harnessing other critical sectors such as tourism apart from …

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114 Roads Commissioning: Hon. Agunbiade Reacts to Poor Execution of Federal Low-cost Bye-pass To Itoikin Road

THE VERY NEW- VERY BAD ROAD1. My attention has been drawn to the embarrassing state of the Federal Low-cost Housing bye-pass road, in ikorodu North LCDA., which is within my constituency. I thank us all for the concern shown so far and will want to assure us that the condemnable state of the road will …

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LAGOS DESERVES WORLD CLASS SEA PORTS – AMBODE

…Declares Readiness To Partner Investors Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left); discussing with Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Port, Mr. Sultan Ahmed Bin Suleyem; Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Dayo Mobereola and Special Adviser on Transportation, Prince Anofi Elegushi shortly after the Governor’s meeting with the Dubai Port World at the Lagos House, Ikeja, on …

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COME UP WITH INNOVATIVE REFORMS, AMBODE URGES JUDICIARY

…Declares 2016/2017 New Legal Year Open Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left); with Secretary to the State Government, Mr. Tunji Bello (left) and Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade (right) during the 2016/2017 Legal Year Service at the Cathedral Church of Christ, Marina, Lagos on Monday, September 26, 2016. Lagos State …

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AMBODE’S WIFE TO PARENTS: STOP USING CHILDREN FOR STREET TRADING

..Launches Distribution Of Educational Kits For 175,000 Pupils Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode (middle), with Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule (right) and Chairman, House Committee on Education, Hon. Olarenwaju Ogunyemi (left), presenting shoes and socks to pupils of State Primary Schools in Lagos during the launching of Project Bright Steps, a Children …

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AMBODE RECEIVES BEST PERFORMING NIGERIAN GOVERNOR AWARD IN NEW YORK

…Vows To Retain Lagos As Investors Haven Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode at the weekend said the State was gradually emerging as the choice destination for investors, assuring that his administration would continue to work round the clock not only to become a shining example for Africans in Diaspora but retain the State as …

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One killed As Forte Oil Tanker Crashes Into Petrol Station In Ikorodu

Wale Jagun A fuel tanker carrying petroleum product crashed into Conoil Oil Petrol Station at Ikorodu garage roundabout killing one person early this . According to eye witness accounts, the unfortunate accident happened around 5am. The petroleum product spilled on the road as a result of the crash, but later flushed with chemical by the …

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