Home / News / Local (page 519)


Mile 12 clash: Ambode orders temporary closure of market, restricts movement on four streets …Vows to deal decisively with criminal elements …Says State is home to every tribe, ethnic group …CP confirms arrest of 50 suspects

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday ordered the temporary closure of the Mile 12 Market, following a dispute which erupted within the communities in Ketu-Mile 12 area of the state. The Governor also announced the restriction of movement on four streets in the area including Oniyanri Street, Maidan …

Read More »

Senate, UK Parliament pledge collaboration

The Nigerian Senate and the United Kingdom (UK) parliament on Thursday pledged to collaborate towards deepening the nation’s democracy and strengthening the ties that exists between both countries. The pledge was made when United Kingdom parliamentarians in the International Development Committee led by Mr. Stephen Twigg visited the Senate President, …

Read More »

N25bn ETF: A turning point in engaging youths, unemployed – Ambode …Urges entrepreneurs, artisans to take advantage of fund …We’ll ensure full compliance with enabling Law, Omoigui-Okauru pledges

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday expressed fulfillment in the realisation of his campaign promise to establish an Employment Trust Fund (ETF), saying the initiative was a paradigm shift in positively and productively engaging the teeming youths of the state. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the Lagos House, …

Read More »