Tag Archives: Lagos

VAT: Rivers Whip FIRS In Court As Lagos Assembly Ramps Up VAT & Open Grazing Bills

  “The court’s reasoning is that if it should grant stay it is more or less like overruling itself and the court is empowered to recognize all laws enacted by the national assembly or the state house of assembly, therefore the law stands as substantive. PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS |SEPTEMBER 8, 2021 A suit by the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, ...

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Lagos Unveils Citi Monitor APP For Reporting Environmental Infraction

  He explained that one of the unique features of the app is that it is configured to capture real-time images within the Lagos geographical locations only. PEGASUS REPORTERS | AUGUST 24, 2021 The quest for a cleaner Lagos city initiative through citizens participation got a boost as the State unveiled an online application known as “Citi Monitor” for monitoring ...

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Environmental Lagos Platform To Lagosians: “Make Citizens’ Demands On Local Councils”

  “Since contestants hardly have plans and hardly do engagement campaigns, where they visit unions/organizations encapsulating the citizens and present their intentions, it is imperative that citizens draw up lists of achievable demands and present to the incoming chairperson. OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR | AUGUST 1, 2021 Environmental Lagos Platform, an organization serving as a social bridge between government and citizens ...

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LAGOS: Gov. Sanwo-Olu Nabs Three Street Robbers At Ojota

  By Environmental Lagos Platform | JULY 12, 2021 The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo Olu, Tuesday, July 12 arrested four street robbers who have been terrorizing motorists along the Ikorodu Road at Ojota. The robbers who were “on duty” had cornered their victims and had actually struck at the ever-busy Ojota highway Lagos wielding their machete as frightened commuters ...

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Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission Announces Date For Council Elections

  “Election into the offices of Chairman, Vice Chairman and Councillors in the 20 Local Government Councils and 37 LCDAs in Lagos State is scheduled to hold in July 2021″ The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) said it has secured the approval of the state governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to conduct the much-awaited local governments’ elections. The development was ...

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Covid-19: Lagos Vaccinate 127,885 Citizens – Prof. Akin Abayomi

  Abayomi listed those qualified to be vaccinated under phase one as health and frontline workers, senior citizens aged 70 years and above, essential duty staff and strategic leaders. NAN Report The Lagos State Government says 127,885 persons have so far received their first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines. The State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made this ...

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Coalition For A Better Nigeria Congratulates Lagos On Commissioning of Agege-Pen Cinema Bridge

The statement further thank the major actors for their own role of calling global attention to “Wonders of Lagos State” at every point in time as their own way of applauding excellence. The Coalition for A Better Nigeria has congratulated Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and major stakeholders in the Lagos Project on the commissioning of a 1.4 kilometre Bridge Pen Cinema ...

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Gov. Bello of Kogi Mourns the Death of Alhaji Jakande

  “His (Late Jakande) contributions to the stability of democratic practice being the first civilian Governor of the commercial hub of the country can never be undermined, hence, he remained one of the foremost leaders of the country. Governor Yahaya Bello has describes the death of the First Civilian Governor of Lagos State, Alhaji Lateef Jakande, as a loss to ...

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Covid-19 Lock-down : Lagos Goes Tough on Violators, Seals Cubana Niteclub, others.

Lagos State Safety Commission has sealed Cubana Nightclub in Ikeja and some other facilities in the state for violating its new safety orders put in place to prevent against second wave of the dreaded Covid-19 pandemic. The commission also sealed off “De Corner”, an entertainment joint along Admiralty way in Ikoyi for similar violation of regulations for preventing the spread ...

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Covid-19 Second Wave : Lagos State Gov. Sanwo-Olu Issues Fresh Orders, Partial Lock-down

  Following an upsurge in the transmission of the deadly Covid-19 disease, the Lagos state governor who himself has gone into isolation has issued fresh guidelines and partial close-down of private business and public services. The order which were issued during the week and posted on the governor’s twitter handle runs thus: – All public servants from GL 14 and ...

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