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2017 budget: We’ll consolidate on our modest achievements- Ambode

*Signs N812.998bn Appropriation Bill into Law *Gov delivering on his promises, Says Speaker By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday signed the N812.998bn Y2017 Appropriation Bill into Law, with a promise that it would be judiciously implemented to consolidate on the modest milestones recorded in …

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Ambode mulls upgrade of Badagry demonstration farm

*Project to boost state agro tourism, food security drive By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode at the weekend expressed the readiness of his administration to upgrade the Songhai Model Farm in Avia-Igborosun, Badagry, with a pledge to transform the project and use it to boost the …

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Badagry will enjoy massive transformation in 2017 – Ambode

*Says govt ready to boost tourism potentials of ancient town By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday unveiled plans by his administration to boost and scale up the tourism potentials of Badagry thereby creating jobs for the youths and the people of the ancient town. …

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One Lagos Fiesta: Hardwork is rewarding, Ambode tells youths

*Promises more jobs in 2017 By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday counselled the youths in the State on the need to embrace hardwork, saying that such was important to be successful in life. Governor Ambode, who spoke in Epe during the ongoing One Lagos …

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Our target’s to make Lagos third largest economy in Africa- Ambode

*Says State’ll record milestone developments in 2017 By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday said that one of his administration’s objectives is to propel the State from being the fifth to become the third largest economy in Africa. He said to achieve this, the State …

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Ambode preaches love, peace at Christmas

*Urges Nigerians to extend kindness to the less privileged         By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos As Christians in Nigeria join the rest of the world to celebrate Christmas, Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, has enjoined Nigerians to embrace the virtues of love and peaceful coexistence that the season …

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Tragedy averted as two fuel tankers collide, spill content in Lagos

*Ambode visits scene, orders smooth evacuation exercise   By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos What could have been a major tragedy was on Saturday averted by the combined efforts of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) and the Lagos State Fire Service when a tanker fully loaded with 33,000 litres of …

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Ambode donates N5m to widows of fallen heroes

*Urges Nigerians to prioritise welfare of ex-service men *Launches 2017 Armed Forces Remembrance emblem appeal By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday announced a donation of N5million towards the welfare of widows of members of the Nigeria Armed Forces who sacrificed their lives in the …

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Despite recession, Lagos generated more revenue in 2016 – Ambode

*As Tinubu, Aregbesola, Ex-Govs grace special evening with Gov By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday hailed tax payers in the State for performing their civic obligations faithfully, saying the State recorded more Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in 2016 than what was recorded in 2015 …

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Redeem Federations Cup promise stakeholders beg Ambode

By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos   Football stakeholders have appealed to the Lagos state Government to expedite action on the payment of financial entitlements to recipients of the 2016 Federations cup heroes’ award. This appeal was made to the state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, months after the Nigeria Football Federation organised the competition. …

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