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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Eid El Kabir: Ambode Urges Muslims To Imbibe Values Of Sacrifice, Love, Unity

LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT OFFICE OF THE CHIEF PRESS SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNOR BAGAUDA KALTHO PRESS CENTRE The Secretariat, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria P.M.B. 1613, Ikeja, Telegram: GOVLAG, Telephone: 01-7743710 PRESS RELEASE EID EL KABIR: AMBODE URGES MUSLIMS TO IMBIBE VALUES OF SACRIFICE, LOVE, UNITY Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday called on Muslims in Nigeria to imbibe the values ... Read More »

Picture: gov. Ambode donates n5m to widow of killed kidnap victim

Representative of Lagos State Governor & Special Adviser on Community & Communications, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan (2nd right); presenting a cheque of N5milion to the widow, Mrs. Omodunni Omoregbe   Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has donated N5million to the widow and children of Osaze Omorogbe, a community leader killed and burnt by kidnappers for leading security agents to foil ... Read More »

Fayemi greets Muslims at Sallah

The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has felicitated with Muslims on the occasion of the Eid- el- Kabir, urging them to continue to uphold the lessons of love, loyalty and sacrifice which are the hallmark of the festival. Dr Fayemi, in a goodwill message signed by his Special Assistant on Media, Mr. Olayinka Oyebode, said the ... Read More »

Facebook & Instagram help put African tourism on the social media map

    PRESS RELEASE Facebook & Instagram help put African tourism on the social media map Showcasing how tourism operators and agencies can leverage Instagram, Facebook Live and Facebook 360, the Facebook and Instagram team discussed how new technologies can be used to create a seamless experience for both the tourist and the operator KIGALI, Rwanda, August 31, 2017/ — Attending ... Read More »

Nigeria requires more foreign direct investments – Udoma

MINISTRY OF BUDGET AND NATIONAL PLANNING PRESS RELEASE August 31, 2017   Nigeria requires more foreign direct investments – Udoma The Federal Government will be willing to work with the British authorities to stimulate more direct private sector investments in Nigeria, the Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma has said. The Minister told a delegation of British ... Read More »

Dirty Secrets In The Cut-Off War

Azu Ishiekwene Anyone reading the papers last week will be forgiven to think that the worst demons from hell have descended on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). I have never liked JAMB, not because I ever attempted to take its exam or failed it. I guess I’m like most Direct Entry students who think JAMB is one of ... Read More »

Fg Begins Probe Of Contractors Tax Records

As part of efforts to improve tax compliance levels, the Federal Government has commenced reviewing the tax compliance records of all contractors who received payments from the Federal Government and its various agencies in the last 7 years. This follows the results of a sampling exercise conducted by the Ministry of Finance which found that less than 20% of contractors ... Read More »

Bolanle Ambode At Flag-Off Of Nysc Health Initiative For Rural Dwellers In Poka, Epe

Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode (middle); NYSC State Coordinator, Prince Mohammed Momoh (2nd right); APC Southwest Women Leader, Chief (Mrs) Kemi Nelson (right); Chairman, House Committee on Health, Hon. Olusegun Olulade (2nd left) and Commissioner II, Civil Service Commission, Hon. Ayo Odeyemi (left), during the flag-off of the NYSC Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers in Poka, Epe, Eredo LCDA, Lagos, ... Read More »

Governor Sani Bello to deliver News Express 5th Anniversary Lecture

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State will deliver the News Express 5th Anniversary Lecture on Thursday, September 28, 2017, the newspaper’s Management said on Thursday in Lagos. News Express Publisher Isaac Umunna said that Governor Bello would speak on “National Unity and the Demand for Restructuring — A Governor’s Perspective.” “We are delighted to have His Excellency, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, deliver ... Read More »

Lagoon: N90, 000:00 Debt Forces Uber Driver Into Suicide Attempt

A Uber driver, identified as Hammed Olojo, 31 was on Sunday afternoon restrained by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad on patrol of Third mainland bridge from jumping into the Lagoon. Olojo, who drove himself to the Third mainland Bridge in a Uber Toyota Corolla saloon car had written a short note and left it in the car when he was retrained ... Read More »