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Community laments invasion by land grabbers

Lekki land

“It was a story of tears and pains for members of Oko Ado Village, Ado Nla town in Eti-Osa Local Council of Lagos State when suspected hoodlums and land grabbers allegedly close to the state government invaded their community to forcefully deny them access to their property, which they claim was their landed inheritance.” – The Guardian Some of them ...

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Ambode, Owoseni urged to save Orile residents from land grabbers

Stakeholders seek Ambode’s intervention in reviving Nigerian Lamp Industry

“According to The Nation, the chiefs, indigenes and residents of Orile Fowoseje in Ibeju Lekki Local Government of Lagos State have appealed to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to save them from land grabbers.” They urged Police Commissioner Fatai Owoseni to prevent their land from being snatched by hoodlums. Spokesman for the community Chief Najimdeen Fatai Ojomu, at a news conference in ...

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Lagos approves 15% discount on land use charge

Agege flyover completion date announced

“The Lagos State Government wednesday approved 15 per cent discount for all owners of properties in the state, which would pay their land use charge between now and April 14.”- This Day The state government said it would inaugurate Ajah Flyover before May 29, revealing the plan to remove three more roundabouts in Lekki-Ajah corridor to ease vehicular movement. The ...

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Bank drags Ambode to court over property

bank drags ambode to court

“Access Bank Plc has sued the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, for allegedly allocating a piece of land belonging to it to a former Chief of Naval Staff, Vice-Admiral Ishaya Ibrahim (retd.). The contentious land is located at No. 7 Ojora Street, Ikoyi, Lagos. The bank, in a suit marked, LD/3767/LWM/2016, claimed that though the land belonged to ...

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Ambode seeks FG’s cooperation on construction of state’s railway project

bank drags ambode to court

“Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Tuesday implored the Federal Government to cooperate with the state government on the construction of its Red Line railway project.”- Pulse Ng Ambode made the remark at the ground breaking of the national railway project performed by the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, at the Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) premises, Ebute-Metta, Lagos. The ...

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Stakeholders in the environment sector call on Lagos State government to help protect coastal lines

Authority Urges Enugu Residents To Keep Environment Clean To Check Diseases

According to Nigerian Tribune, Stakeholders in the environment sector are calling on Lagos State government to put in place measures to protect coastal lines from deterioration in the face of dredging and sundry mining activities that permeated across the nooks and crannies of the state. In many areas, particularly, Epe, Ibeju-Lekki, Eti-Osa, Badagry, among others, dredging of sand and laterite ...

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Ambode approves new LAGBUS and increase in BRT fares

Ambode approves new lag buses , BRT fares increase

“The fares for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), LAGBUS and franchise buses have been increased”, reports Independent. “Commuters would also start paying more from March 1 as Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has approved the new fares.” “Addressing newsmen at Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, on Monday, February 13, Engr. Abiodun Dabiri, the managing director of the Lagos Metropolitan Area ...

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Group Commends Ambode’s plan to phase out Danfo buses in Lagos

danfo buses

The Convener, Coalition of Democrats for Electoral Reforms, Chief Ayo Opadokun, on Monday commended Lagos state government’s plan to ban Danfo buses from plying roads in the state, Punch reports. Opadokun said that reckless driving by Danfo drivers made life unbearable for everybody on Lagos roads. “They drive without adhering to traffic rules and regulations and they do it so ...

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Recession: Nigeria needs to develop tourism, other sectors – Ambode

Gov Ambode urges residents to become house owners through new policy

The Nation reports that Lagos state Governor Akinwunmi Ambode said yesterday that the prevailing economic recession offers a viable opportunity for the country to harness the potentials of other sectors. He identified tourism as one of the critical sectors that can revitalise the economy. The governor, who spoke at the commemoration of this year’s edition of the World Tourism Day, ...

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Ambode, Fashola To Commission New Housing Corporation Building

Lagos Govt. Orders Occupiers of Lekki Gardens to Vacate Homes For Integrity Test

The Association of Housing Corporations of Nigeria (AHCN) has completed its ultra modern edifice and it is due for commissioning on Thursday 26th May, 2016 at the Central Business District, Alausa, Ikeja in Lagos. The edifice which will be commissioned by the Governor of Lagos State, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, ...

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