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  • Ambode Doles Out N1bn To 705 Beneficiaries Of LSETF

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, on Thursday disbursed N1 billion to 705 beneficiaries of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSTF). The governor who presented the cheques to the beneficiaries in Lagos said the development was part of measures being put in place by his administration to create employment for the teaming youths in…

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  • 2017 Budget: We’ll Ensure Speedy Passage – Gbajabiamila

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    The Majority Leader in the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, yesterday said that the nation’s lawmakers would work toward a speedy passage of the 2017 budget. He, however, assured that they would not sacrifice thoroughness in doing so. Gbajabiamila made this comment when he spoke with newsmen in Lagos during his constituency’s celebration of…

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  • 2017: We Will Not Disappoint Lagosians, Ambode Assures

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday morning expressed optimism that the New Year will present limitless opportunities and true happiness for all residents. Governor Ambode, who addressed a mamooth crowd at the grand finale of the 2016 One Lagos Fiesta held at the Bar Beach front in Victoria Island to usher in the…

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  • Gov Ambode Offers Amnesty To Cultists

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    Amid increasing cases of kidnapping, rape and other crimes in Lagos State, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has said the state government is ready to offer amnesty to cultists willing to renounce their membership of cult groups and turn a new leaf. Ambode, who stated this in Ikorodu at the ongoing One Lagos Fiesta, said his administration…

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  • LASG Promotes 8,617 Public School Teachers

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    Lagos State Government has promoted 8,617 public primary school teachers. in furtherance of its objective to motive its work force, especially those in the education sector to impact sound knowledge on their pupils. The Executive Chairman of the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr Ganiyu Oluremi Sopeyin who disclosed this yesterday to journalists in…

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  • Lagos Mulls Uniform Template For Public Service

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    Indications have emerged that Lagos State Government is planning to establish uniform template for the implementation of common policies on human resource management in its service commissions and boards in the state public service. The state’s  Head of Service, Mrs Olabowale Ademola, who gave the hint on Tuesday in Lagos, said Lagos State Governor, Mr…

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  • Minister Woos DSTV For National Youth Games

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    The Ministry of Youth & Sports Development is seeking the support and partnership of stakeholders in the sports industry, especially the Corporate Nigeria, for the National Youth Games which is scheduled to begin  from September 22 and end on September 30, 2016. The minister, Solomon Dalung, made this known when he visited SuperSport Studios in…

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  • Nigeria, Ghana Rekindle Rivalry In Boxing

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    Nigeria and Ghana would renew their age-old sporting rivalry when boxers from both nations clash at the GOtv Boxing Night 9, at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos, on October 2, 2016. The fight line-up, announced by the event promoters, Flykite Promotions, during a press conference in Lagos yesterday, Tuesday, would see…

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  • 2016 Budget: How Poor Implementation Cripples Sectorial Performance Across States

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    Reports from states across Nigeria have indicated poor budget performance indices following delay or even outright non-implementation of budgetary allocations across the various sectors of the economy. Hussaini Hammangabdo (Yola), Abu Nmodu, (Minna), Joshua Dada (OSOGBO), Tope Fayehun (Akure), George Okojie (Lagos), Matthias Nwogu Umuahia (Abia)  Sam Egwu (Lokoja), write. The situation, which stunted the…

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