Economy Metro

Sanwo-Olu requests funding from Natural Resources Dev Fund for tourism, agric and solid minerals development

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: LASG. In picture above: Members of the Fiscal Efficiency and Budget Committee of the Revenue Mobilisation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), who were on a verification exercise of the projects executed by the Lagos State Government. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has requested that the State Government should be allowed to draw from Read More…

COVID19 Health Metro Policy Top Story

Consider malaria-like symptoms as COVID-19 illness until proven otherwise – Sanwo-Olu

Reading Time: 4 minutes Following the increase in number of recorded cases of coronavirus in Nigeria, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday said that any malaria-like symptoms should henceforth be considered as COVID-19 virus infection unless and until proven not to be one. He therefore advised that anyone with such symptoms should proceed to any of the Read More…

COVID19 Health Metro Top Story

Sanwo-Olu goes into self-isolation as aide tests positive for COVID-19

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: TWITTER, LASG. Lagos State Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has gone into self-isolation immediately after one of his close aides tested positive for COVID-19 on Dec. 10, the Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, said. Abayomi, in a statement on Friday, said that Sanwo-Olu and some members of his cabinet would remain in isolation until Read More…

Business Economy Metro Top Story

2020 Budget: Lagos Govt. targets 86% performance by 4th quarter

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Lagos State Government says it is targeting a performance level of at least 86 per cent of the year 2020 budget at the end of the fourth quarter. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu said this during the presentation of the 2021 Appropriation Budget at the Lagos State House of Assembly, Ikeja. Sanwo-Olu said that at the Read More…

Metro Politics Society Top Story

#EndSARS: El-Rufai visits Lagos, decries level of property destruction

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: LASG. Gov. Nasir El- Rufai  of Kaduna State on Thursday visited Gov.  Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State to commiserate with him and the residents of the state  over the mayhem that followed the EndSARS protests. El-Rufai, while speaking at Lagos House, Marina, decried the level of the destruction of public and private property Read More…

Metro Policy Society Top Story

#EndSARS: Sanwo-Olu signs executive order to rebuild Lagos

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: NAN photo, NAN Photo. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Wednesday signed an executive order establishing the “Lagos State Rebuild Trust Fund´´ toward rebuilding the state. Signing the executive order at the Lagos House, Ikeja, Sanwo-Olu said that rebuilding the state was necessary, due to the huge destruction witnessed during the mayhem that Read More…

Metro Society Top Story

Circle Mall Looting: Sanwo-Olu Promises Tax Break, Financial Support for Business Owners

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: LASG. …Governor Implores Lagosians On Re-Orientation Of Value System Following recent looting and burning of several shops and stores at Circle Mall in Lekki by hoodlums following the hijack of the EndSARS protests, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has promised to assist the tenants and shop owners at the mall for them Read More…

Infrastructure Metro Top Story

Sanwo-Olu flags off 18.75KM Eti-Osa-Lekki-Epe reconstruction

Reading Time: 3 minutes …says project to revolutionise Lagos economy The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Sunday flagged off the reconstruction and upgrading of the Eti-Osa-Lekki-Epe Expressway, saying that the project will revolutionize trade and commerce in the state. At the launch of the project at Eleko, Sanwo-Olu said government knew the importance of the Eti-Osa-Lekki-Epe Expressway Read More…

Metro Society Top Story

Lagos Govt awards scholarships to children of slain policemen

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: NAN Photo. In picture above: R-L: Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu; Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu interacting with other police officers during his visit to the Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja, on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. The Lagos State Government on Wednesday awarded scholarships to the children of policemen killed Read More…

Politics Top Story

South-West governors, ministers visit Lagos, urge for peace

Reading Time: 4 minutes Image Credits: NAN. South-West governors and ministers visited Lagos on Sunday to commiserate with Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Lagosians over the EndSARS protest mayhem in the state. The visitors, who also called for peace to reign, went round some of the property that were destroyed during the mayhem. Sanwo-Olu, in company of state government officials, Read More…