Tag Archives: Lagos

Lagos Govt Reduces Land Use Charge

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi The Lagos State Government has reduced its Land Use Charge. According to the state government, commercial fee charge is reduced by 50 percent, while owner occupier third-party fee is reduced by 25 percent and the owner-occupier

Lagos Govt Denies Increasing Vehicle Registration, Number Plate Fees

File Photo   The Lagos State Government on Tuesday denied rumours that it had increased the cost of processing vehicle particulars and application for number plates, saying the rates remain the same across the state. This was disclosed in a

Lawyers Stage Protest Over Lagos Land Use Charge

Photos of the protesting lawyers. Members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Ikeja Branch on Tuesday staged a protest over the reviewed Land Use Charge Law in Lagos State. The lawyers during the protest marched to the Governor’s Office in

Land Use Charge: Lagos Decry ‘Outrageous’ Figures In Circulation

File photo: Governor Akinwunmi Ambode   The Lagos State government has clarified the figures on the rate for the newly reviewed Land Use Charge Law of 2018. According to the government, many of the numbers were based on several years

Lagos Has Spent About N12bn On Power In One Year – Ambode

The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that his administration has spent about N12bn on power in one year. The Governor made this known while speaking at the Lagos Means Business event which was held at Victoria Island,

Govt Demolishes Illegal Buildings In Lagos Island       

Officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency on Saturday demolished some illegal structures and building erected without governments’ approval. The exercise which is in continuation of moves by the Lagos state government to ensure that buildings are duly certified

2018 SMW: Thousands To Discuss Future Of Media In Lagos

Thousands of social media users and media professionals are set to converge on Lagos on Monday to discuss the future of the media and other key themes in the industry. The platform for this discussion is the 2018 edition of the

Lagos communities to execute 250 projects

Sesan Olufowobi The Lagos State Government has said it will empower communities to execute 250 self-help projects in the 20 local government areas and 37 local council development areas of the state. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Community

Lagos Adopts Online Payment, Abolishes Tax Collection In Cash

Lagos State Governor Mr Akinwunmi Ambode (second right), filling his Land Use Charge payment form at Guaranty Trust Bank, Opebi, Ikeja, on Monday, February 19, 2018. With him is the Special Adviser on Revenue and Tax, Mr Fola Lasisi (right).

Kenyans, Ethiopians dominate 2018 Lagos City Marathon

Idris Adesina Kenya-born Frenchman Abraham Kiprotich and Ethiopian Herpha Guta on Saturday led their compatriots to dominate the 2018 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon as they won the first three prizes in both men and women’s categories

Ambode To Invest In Nigerian Athletes As Foreigners Win Lagos Marathon Again

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has revealed plans to invest in training of Nigerian athletes to compete with elite athletes all over the world for the grand prize of the Lagos City Marathon. The made this known on Saturday

Govt Pledges Improved Support For Military Operations In Lagos

Mr Akinwunmi Ambode (right) presents souvenirs to Major General Enobong Okon Udoh during the GOC’s courtesy visit to the governor.   Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has promised to support and scale up the operations of the Nigerian Army against

Tears, Tributes As Deji Tinubu Is Buried In Lagos

Thousands of friends, family members, colleagues and well-wishers‎ on Tuesday paid their last respect to Deji Tinubu as his remains were buried at the Vaults and Gardens in Ikoyi, Lagos. The Special Adviser to Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode slumped

‘We Are Still In Shock’, Lagos Govt Mourns Deji Tinubu

The Lagos State Government has described the death of the Special Adviser on Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Deji Tinubu, as shocking and a huge loss to both his family and the state. The Government made this known on Friday in