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Today, the Lagos State Cooperative College, held its maiden Convocation Ceremony where granduands were Awarded Diploma Certificates, and a few others bagged Honorary Fellowship Award of the prestigious College.

The Lagos State Governor was represented at the event by the Honourable Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. Mrs Lola Akande, who was accompanied to the Ceremony by the Special Adviser, MCIC, Hon. Oladele Ajayi and Mrs Adetutu Ososanya,Permanent Secretary MCIC. The Convocation Ceremony had in attendance, the Provost of the College, Mr. Akorede Ojomu, members of the State …

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Following the directive of Mr. Governor for the amendment of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed between Lagos State Government and Parcel B Communities to reflect the 866 Hectares in accordance with the C of O issued with respect to the resettlement land granted to the villages and communities affected by the Lekki Free Zone project in Parcel B.

Today, in the presence of the Hon. Commissioner MCIC, Dr. Mrs Lola Akande and the Permanent Secretary, MCIC, Mrs Adetutu Ososanya, representatives of Abomiti, Eyinosa and Yegunda of Parcel B were invited for the official signing of the amended Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). Recall that it was observed that there was a discrepancy in the C of O earlier issued …

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WE ARE COMMITTED TO THE GROWTH OF MICRO SMALL, MEDIUM ENTERPRISES – LASG

The Lagos State Government, on Monday, reiterated its commitment to continually create access to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to showcase their products and services to the public. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Mrs. Adetutu Ososanya, made this known while receiving a visiting team from the Nigeria Association of Small Scale Industrialists (NASSI), Lagos Chapter, …

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LASG REITERATES COMMITMENT TO GROWTH OF SMEs

Following the global economic recession occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lagos State Government has assured the business community of its unwavering commitment to creating a business-friendly environment that will promote entrepreneurship and engender the growth of Small and Medium Enterprises. The Honourable Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. (Mrs.) Lola Akande gave the assurance during the official launch …

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LASG COMMITS TO IMPLEMENTING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT POLICIES

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its unwavering commitment to the implementation of the T.H.E.M.E.S Agenda as a catalyst for continued development and making Lagos the desired destination for trade and investment. Honourable Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. (Mrs.) Lola Akande, made this known during a National Workshop on Raw Materials demand and supply in the Pulp and …

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The Lagos State Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives on Friday, celebrated a director in the Commerce Department, Olarenwanju Alayande on his retirement after decades of meritorious service to the State.

At the impressive Send Forth Ceremony which had in attendance, the Special Adviser, MCIC, Mr Oladele Ajayi, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mrs Olatokunbo Emokpae and her Colleagues from the Ministries of Agriculture and Home Affairs, the Celebrant received the commendation of all, for his deligence and outstanding commitment, while in service.

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LASG ASSURES INVESTORS OF PROFITABLE RETURNS ON INVESTMENTS

The Honourable Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. (Mrs.) Lola Akande on Wednesday assured prospective local and international investors in Lagos State of profitable returns on business investments. The Commissioner gave the assurance while welcoming the delegation from a Chinese Firm, Tongyi Group of Companies on a courtesy visit to her office at the Ministry in Alausa, Ikeja, adding that …

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Today, the Ministry held the fourth quarter meeting with the Lagos State Council on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises at LASCOFED Board Room, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos

According to the Hon. Commissioner MCIC, Dr. (Mrs.) Lola Akande said that the quarterly meetings on MSMEs has become a useful platform where the State Government and Stakeholders discuss issues of common interest towards the development of MSME sub sector in the State. She added that the role of MSMEs in the economic growth and development of any nation cannot …

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LASG SET TO COMMENCE YEAR 2021 AFRICA INDUSTRIALISATION WEEK

 The Lagos State Government is set to commemorate the year 2021 Africa Industrialisation Day/Young Africa Industrialisation Week from Tuesday, 23rd November, 2021, at the Adeyemi Bero Auditorium, Secretariat, Alausa, Ikeja. In a statement released on Monday, the Hon. Commissioner, Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Dr. (Mrs.) Lola Akande, stated that the four-day event, which will be declared open by Governor …

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Today, the official signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Lagos State Government and Percel B Communities of the Lekki Free Zone comprising; Eyin-Osa, Yeguda and Abomiti Communities was successfully performed at a short ceremony presided over by Dr. Mrs Lola Akande, Honourable Commissioner for Commerce Industry and Cooperatives, which took place at the Conference room of the Ministry

This is the result of a successful negotiation of terms of relationship between the State Government and the Communities affected by the Lekki Free Zone project. Accredited representatives of the Eyin- Osa, Yeguda and Abomiti Communities signed the memorandum of understanding (MOU) in the presence of the Permanent Secretary MCIC, Mrs. Olatokunbo Emokpae, the Surveyor General/ Permanent Secretary, Mr. Olutomi …

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