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Carnival: Lagos Plans 12-Hours Street Display Of Culture


The Lagos State Government on Thursday said it would hold a 12-hours street carnival on the popular Oba Akran Avenue, Ikeja, on Dec.3, ahead of the Yuletide. The Special Adviser to Gov.Akinwunmi Ambode on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Adebimpe Akinsola, at a news conference in Alausa, said that the overall aim of the carnival was to boost the economy ...

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MFM FC Director explains why Agege stadium was chosen for CAF

Agege stadium

The Director of MFM FC of Lagos, Emmanuel Adeyemi on Monday said that the club chose to play its continental matches at Agege Stadium because it has a “fortress” of fans no team will survive. Adeyemi said that though the club could play its matches anywhere in Lagos, it remained in Agege to maintain its affinity with their supporters. “MFM ...

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LASG begins enforcement against tax defaulters

Tax defaulters

The Lagos State Government on Monday directed all its revenue agencies to ensure prompt payment of taxes and also commence enforcement of payment by all tax defaulters with immediate effect. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, in a statement, lamented that many residents were not fulfilling their civic obligation of paying their taxes and that the prevailing situation ...

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Lagos council boss advocates by-laws to protect public property

by-laws to protect public property

“The Executive Chairman of Agege Local Government Area of Lagos State, Alhaji Abdulganiyu Egunjobi, has advocated by-laws to protect public property in the state from abuse by residents and business operators.”- This Day Egunjobi, in a statement issued yesterday by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr. Rotimi Sulyman, said the council chairman made the call when organisers of Miss Cleaner ...

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Lagos begins rehabilitation of roads in Epe Local Government Area

Ambode asks Councils to Submit 288 Additional Roads for Construction

‘The Lagos State Government  has  restated its commitment towards improving the standards of living and well-being of the entire residents of the state, just as it commenced immediate rehabilitation and upgrade of the second segment of the arterial/inner roads in Epe Local Government Area.”-The Nation Speaking at a stakeholders’ meeting, yesterday, at Michael Otedola College of Primary Education, Naforija, Epe, the ...

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Have you seen this statue of Fela?

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According to Bella Naija, the Lagos State Government has unveiled the statue of Fela. It is also known as the Liberation Statue which is in honour of late afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. The Liberation Statue has been erected at Allen Avenue round-about, Ikeja. Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, speaking at the event, described Fela as one who fought for the liberation of his people. ...

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Lagos state to seek innovative ways for infrastructure development

infrastructure development

“The Lagos State Government has said it would continue to search for new and innovative ways to drive infrastructure development and economic independence.”- The Nation Governor Akinwunmi Ambode said this at the 1st Lagos State Infrastructure Round Table hosted in collaboration with the Harvard Business School Association of Nigeria (HBSAN) in Lagos. He said: “The population of Lagos State today ...

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