Category Archives: Business

LASG Unveils New Strategy To Boost Informal Sector

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to launch a compendium of registered artisans in the State to scale up the informal sector with the overall objective of increasing job opportunities and growing the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the State.   Speaking with Government House correspondents on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at Lagos House, …

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Lagos Set To Hold Second MSME Fair

The second edition of the Lagos State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Exclusive Fair is set to commence on August 28th, 2017, at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos, and will feature items locally produced by young and upcoming entrepreneurs in the State. The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye who made the …

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“Bane of Shoe Making And Other Skills In Nigeria is Lack of Adequate Equipment, Manpower” – Prince Benson.

Prince Adeshola Oguntayo Benson is an Ikorodu indigene formerly based in Dublin, Republic of Ireland. He obtained a certificate in Footwear Manufacturing Process and Production in Arssutoria, Italy and advanced National Diploma in Footwear Technology at the renowned Crodwinners College in United Kingdom (now University London College of Fashion).   Before travelling abroad for education …

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ETF: Ambode Presents N924.7M Cheques To 1,438 Beneficiaries

-Targets 20,000 Recipients By December Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday presented cheques totaling N924.7 million to 1, 438 beneficiaries of the Employment Trust Fund (ETF) scheme initiated by his administration to provide entrepreneurs, artisans, traders and others with capital to boost their businesses thereby reducing unemployment and increasing wealth among the people. …

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Lekki Free Zone Is Future Recovery, Diversification of Nigeria Economy, says Commissioner Ogunleye

Kunle Adelabu. The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry & Cooperatives, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye has stated that the  solution to the country’s dependence on oil and recovery from economic woes lies in the state’s economic roadmap.   He stated this during the ongoing Ministerial Press Briefing of the Ministry of Commerce, Industry & Cooperatives ,at Bagulda Kaltho …

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Dangote Pasta, Primero, Ragolis Waters, Caleb University, Others For Made-In-Ikorodu Business Awards

The Management of Nigeria’s first online Community Radio, Ikorodu Oga radio has announced plans to host a ‘Made in Ikorodu Business Awards’ meant to honour and celebrate local businesses and SMEs operating across Ikorodu division. A statement from the Ikorodu-based community radio outfit reads in part ‘Made-in-Ikorodu Business Awards (MBA) is Ikorodu Oga Radio’s flagship …

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Dangote Pasta, Primero, Ragolis Waters, Caleb University, Others For Made-In-Ikorodu Business Awards

The Management of Nigeria’s first online Community Radio, Ikorodu Oga radio has announced plans to host a ‘Made in Ikorodu Business Awards’ meant to honour and celebrate local businesses and SMEs operating across Ikorodu division. A statement from the Ikorodu-based community radio outfit reads in part ‘Made-in-Ikorodu Business Awards (MBA) is Ikorodu Oga Radio’s flagship …

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LIST OF BENEFICIARIES OF LAGOS STATE EMPLOYMENT TRUST FUND (LSETF) LOAN SCHEME – PILOT PHASE

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AMBODE DISBURSES N1BN TO 705 BENEFICIARIES OF N25BN ETF

-Urges Judicious Use Of Funds To Grow Economy -Beneficiaries Laud Transparent Selection Process Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, in a group photograph with Board members of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) and Beneficiaries of the ETF Loan Scheme during the LSETF Cheque Presentation ceremony to the beneficiaries at the LTV Blue Roof, …

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PRICES OF FOOD ITEMS IN IKORODU MARKETS

By Augustine Onu & Rebecca Oyelade   In our quest to serve you better, we sent our reporters to visit five markets in three councils in Ikorodu Division and conduct an analysis of the food stuffs which we use at home daily. The information below are the prices of foods stuff from Ayangbure (Sabo) market …

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