Sanwo-Olu launches senseable Lagos lab at Isimi Lagos Tech valley

December 21, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday 15th December, 2022 launched the senseable Lagos Lab, the first MIT senseable city research facility in Africa at Isimi Lagos, Epe. The initiative which is sponsored by Nigeria’s leading residential real estate company, LandWey Investment Ltd, in partnership with the team members of MIT Senseable City Lab and the Lagos state Government was Read More

Estate coy commends Sanwo-Olu’s drive to tackle real estate fraud

December 14, 2022 Segun Odunewu Lagos 0

A property development company, The Address Homes, has commended efforts by the Lagos State Government to tackle quackery and fraudulent activities in the real estate sector. The firm gave the commendation at the just concluded 3rd Real Estate Market Place Conference and Exhibition held at the Eko Hotel and suites, Victoria Island. Address Homes said the decision of the state Read More

As Lagos records 345 murder cases in 2022, highest in years…

November 28, 2022 Blueprint 0

The number of crimes committed in Lagos in the last one year far exceeds previous incidents, according to police authorities. IDACHABA SUNNY ELEOJO reports on this with additional reports from PM news. Lagos is everything to everyone depending on the angle anyone perceives it. To that extent, this former capital city of Nigeria christened ‘The Centre of Excellence’ is often Read More

Pictures: Osinbajo, Tinubu, others attend Akeredolu mum’s burial

November 12, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress,(APC), Bola Tinubu, the governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and Ogun state governor, Dapo Abiodun, attended the funeral of the mother of Ondo state governor, Grace Akeredolu at St. Andrews Anglican Church in Owo, Ondo state, Saturday.

Sanwo-Olu present N1.692t budget for 2023

October 27, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has presented an estimated N1,692 trillion as budget estimates for the 2023 to the House of Assembly, Thursday. The ‘Budget of Continuity’ comprises revenue of N1.342 billion and deficit financing of N350,000 billion. This further comprises total Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of N1.108 billion and federal transfers of N234 billion. The estimate also propose a recurrent Read More

Breaking: Wike backs Sanwo-Olu second term bid

October 18, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has endorsed his Lagos State counterpart, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, for second term in office. This was disclosed by Sanwo-Olu’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, in a statement on his social media handle Tuesday. “Breaking: Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike endorses Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for second term in office. Details later,” Akosile wrote. Read More

Breaking: Sanwo-Olu approves salary increase for Lagos civil servants

October 4, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Tuesday, announced an increment in the salaries of the state workers, saying that the biting economic situation of the country and high inflation necessitated the increment. Sanwo-Olu made this known while addressing the workers on a tour at the state secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja. “I have looked around and I know that as a country, there Read More

Sanwo-Olu hails GAC motors, commissions ultra-modern showroom

July 8, 2022 Segun Odunewu 0

Lagos state Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday, commissioned the ultra-modern GAC Motor showroom on Victoria Island, Lagos. The governor commended the chairman of CIG Motors, the franchise holder of GAC in Nigeria, Chief Diana Chen, for “doing a great job.” Sanwo-Olu also unveiled the newly improved award winning GS4 Crossover SUV, which is a very popular model on Nigerian Read More

Governor Sanwo-Olu, Tony Elumelu launch new Falomo Towers

June 22, 2022 Blessing Anaro, Lagos 0

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and business leader, Tony Elumelu, led other real estate stakeholders over the weekend in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Falomo Towers development in Ikoyi, Lagos. The project is being developed by joint venture partners, Afriland Properties Plc, investee company of the Heirs Holdings Group, and the Lagos State Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC). Special Read More

Sanwo-Olu orders total ban on okada in 6 LGAs, 9 LCDAs

May 19, 2022 Suleiman Idris, Lagos 0

The Lagos state government on Wednesday said against the backdrop of growing menace and nuisance constituted by commercial motorcycles, popularly known as Okada, it has imposed a fresh ban to curtail the unruly activities of the riders. The state Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, announced a total ban on Okada on all highways across six Local Government Areas (LGAs) and nine Read More

APC group commends Sanwo-Olu’s commitment to youth inclusion

May 11, 2022 Suleiman Idris 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Youth High-Level Working Group on Youth inclusion in the 2023 election set up by the National Youth Leader, Dayo Israel, has commended Lagos state governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, for his continuous commitment to youth inclusion. The group gave the commendation Tuesday night during their visit to Governor Sanwo-Olu at the Lagos Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro, Abuja. Read More

Sanwo-Olu, Osoba, others applaud as NIJ honours Premier Lotto boss

April 1, 2022 Segun Odunewu 0

Governor Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state and Chief Segun Osoba, a former governor of Ogun state and chairman, Governing Council of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ), have commended the chairman of Premier Lotto, Chief Kesington Adebutu, for his philanthropic gestures in the country. They gave the commendation Thursday during NIJ’s Golden Jubilee Special Convocation at the Shell Hall, Muson Centre Read More

Lagos assembly tasks Sanwo-Olu on projects completion

February 15, 2022 Temitope Musowo 0

The speaker of the Lagos state House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, and his colleagues Tuesday commended Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his efforts to complete the state’s rail projects. The lawmakers also praised the governor for also expanding transportation through the waterways. They said the completion of the projects would ensure a substantial reduction in gridlocks across the state. Speaker Obasa, Read More

Sanwo-Olu, Popoola to deepen synergy between NGX , Lagos state

February 11, 2022 Amaka Ifeakandu 0

The Executive Governor, Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that Lagos State will explore capital raising through Nigerian Exchange Limited to fund infrastructure projects through Equities, Green, Sukuk, and Blue Bonds. Sanwo-Olu also expressed confidence in the opportunities available in the capital market and indicated an interest in deepening synergies between the State and The Exchange. The Governor stated this Read More

How we are addressing Apapa gridlock challenge – Sanwo-Olu

February 1, 2022 Suleiman Idris 0

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday gave a hint of how his administration is working to put an end to the intractable Apapa gridlock, the congestion along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, port access roads and Apapa environs. He explained that the completion of the Lekki Port will in no small measure take away the heavy traffic on the Apapa axis. Read More

Sanwo-Olu flags off road project to link Ojota- Opebi bridges

January 26, 2022 Temitope Musowo 0

A traffic solution proposed 20 years ago to ease off perennial gridlocks that usually stretch from Sheraton Link Road into Opebi corridor Wednesday became a reality, as Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu flagged off the construction of a carriageway that will solve major traffic conflicts in Ikeja. The 3.89 kilometre-long road infrastructure will open into Ojota axis in Kosofe, taking Read More

LASG to implement monthly tenancy on property occupancy- Sanwo-Olu

December 15, 2021 Blueprint 0

The governor of Lagos state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has stated that the Lagos state government is set to implement the enforcement of a monthly tenancy on property occupancy from next year. He said this Tuesday while commissioning 744 home units at LagosHomes Sangotedo Housing Schem Phase 1in Eti-Osa Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of the state. He said, “As we Read More

Finance bill: More taxes coming 2022, FG proposes

  With the 2021 Finance Amendment Bill currently before the National Assembly, Nigerians and business owners may be in for payment of additional taxes if the proposal sails through. This is one of the major highlights of the bill which President Muhammadu Buhari transmitted in a letter to the National Assembly December 7. Among others, President Buhari, in the letter, said the Read More

Breaking: Sanwo-Olu suspends planned peace walk in Lagos

December 9, 2021 Editor 0

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has put off proposed Lagos peace walk scheduled for December 2021. The governor cited the spread of Omicron COVID-19 as the reason for the latest decision. Governor Sanwo-Olu who spoke via a statement he signed on Thursday, November 9, 2021, said he is “constrained to stand down all preparations for the Walk for Peace” so Read More

#EndSARS report opened deep wound – Sanwo-Olu

November 30, 2021 Temitope Musowo 0

  Lagos state deserves true healing after the disturbances that trailed last year’s protests against police brutality, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said. The governor, who called for harmonious relationship among all Lagosians to guarantee the realisation of aspirations of all residents, also said the leakage of the EndSARS report had opened old wound Governor Sanwo-Olu spoke Tuesday in a live broadcast Read More

Breaking: Sanwo-Olu keeps to promise, releases white paper on #EndSARS report in Lagos

November 30, 2021 Editor 0

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has kept his word with the release of White Paper on the Lagos Judicial Panel of Inquiry report regarding Lekki Toll Gate incident and #EndSARS issues. Commissioner for Information and Strategy Mr. Gbenga Omotoso who disclosed this on Tuesday night said the full document would be made available very soon. Details loading…

Obasa tasks Sanwo-Olu on N1.3trn 2022 Lagos budget

November 25, 2021 Temitope Musowo 0

Speaker of Lagos state House of Assembly has urged Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to work more on policies to bring more dividends of democracy to the people. Obasa gave the advice when the governor visited the assembly Wednesday to present the 2022 Budget of Consolidation put at N1, 388, 285,459,990.51. Speaking after the presentation by the governor, Obasa who passed a Read More