Monthly Archives: February, 2018

Hon. Benson, iCare Foundation Continue Tradition Of Feeding Constituents

Kunle ADELABU -Commendations, endorsements for another term trail representation Hon. Babajimi Benson, member, representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the Federal House of Representatives  at the National Assembly in Abuja, through his operational organization, iCare foundation, continued his campaign against hunger with  the distribution of the monthly ‘Apo-Anu’ (Bag of Mercy) to another 500 residents in …

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APC Ikorodu Receives Hon. Ologijo, Awobodu, Other PDP Decampees

Kunle ADELABU -Ikorodu will produce highest poll result in 2019-Hon. Benson Hon. Gboyega Ologijo, Mr Lookman Awobodu and Mr Jerry Martins were among  hundreds  of other  chieftains of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that were  received into the Ikorodu branch of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ikorodu Local Government.   At the event held …

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IMPACT Event And Personality of 2017

Who is your personality of 2017 and what event will you pick as the event with most impact within the year in review?   The underlisted fifteen individuals and events were shortlisted list by THE IMPACT editorial board from a lengthy list that were considered.   They made the final list because of their impacts, …

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Lagos Waste: Your Position In Bad taste, PSP Operators Tell Aggrieved Members

The Concerned Stakeholders of Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria (AWMN) on Sunday, February 25, 2018,  condemned a statement credited to an aggrieved group within the association faulting the resolve to work with the Lagos State Government and an environmental utility group, Visionscape Sanitation Solutions to ensure cleaner and healthier environment.   The aggrieved group, …

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Ambode Signs N1.046Tr Y2018 Budget Into Law

-Target N897bn revenue Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill of the State into law with a total budget size of N1,046,121,181,680.00.   The total budget size comprises of N347, 038, 938, 872.00 to be funded from the Consolidated Revenue Fund, and N699, 082, 242,808.00 from the Development Fund …

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Lagos Urges Hoteliers, Event Centres To Embrace New Tax Payment system

Lagos State Government on Thursday launched a new regulation for the fiscalization of the Hotel Occupancy and Restaurant Consumption Tax Law, with a charge on stakeholders in the hospitality industry to embrace the initiative designed to put efficient machinery in place to enhance collection process and ensure compliance.   Speaking at a stakeholders’ meeting held …

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Orezi Unveils Gehn Gehn Music

Orezi breaks new grounds in the New Year with the unveiling of his company, Gehn Gehn Music, which is an all-round entertainment company aimed at changing the business of music in Nigeria.   Orezi, whose pace and consistency in the Nigerian music scene have sustained his relevance and growing network, would  be using his company as a platform to create …

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Lagos Arrests PSP Operators For Dumping Waste On Main Streets

-Says arrest confirms sabotage of Cleaner Lagos Initiative The Lagos State Government has arrested four officials of a Private Sector Participant (PSP) operator in waste management, Ayomide Olayinka Ventures, for dumping waste on the street along the Central Business District (CBD) of Lagos Island in the middle of the night.   The suspects were arrested …

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Lagos Has Capacity To Host FIFA Tournaments – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday, February 19, 2018, evening said that the State has the capacity to host international football tournaments and use sports as a tool to showcase its rich tourism, hospitality and entertainment culture.   Governor Ambode, who spoke when he received the President of the Fédération Internationale de Football …

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Lagos To Deliver 472 Units Ilubinrin Housing Scheme In 2019

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, said that the ongoing construction of the Ilubirin Housing Scheme would be completed before the end of the year while it would go on sale to members of the public from the first quarter of 2019. The Government, in a statement signed by the Commissioner for …

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