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N264BN FINISHED GOODS EXPORTED FROM LEKKI FREE ZONE IN THREE YEARS

The Lagos State Government said over $735.8million (about N264billion) worth of finished goods have so far been exported from the Lekki Free Zone project in the last three years. Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Mrs Olayinka Oladunjoye who disclosed this at the annual Ministerial Press Briefing to mark the third anniversary of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration held at the …

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LAGOS AND CONSUMERS’ RIGHT PROTECTION

Globally, there is an obvious disparity of knowledge and power relationship between the producers of goods and services and customers.  Over the years, this disparity seems to lean towards the advantage of producers, who are strengthened by the tradition maxim “caveat emptor” (let the buyer beware) and the ever-changing and growing free market philosophy which tends to put the producers and …

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PPP: LASG ASSURES PARTNERS ON SECURITY OF INVESTMENTS

… Calls For A Private Sector-Driven Economy  The Lagos State Government has assured its partners under the Public-Private Partnership programme of innovative policies, business-friendly environment and infrastructure that will further guarantee Return On Investment as well as grow a private sector-driven economy in the State. Speaking at a meeting with members of Franco-Nigerian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) in …

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LAGOS SET TO HOLD SECOND MSME FAIR

The second edition of the Lagos State Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Exclusive Fair is set to commence on August 28th, 2017, at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos, and will feature items locally produced by young and upcoming entrepreneurs in the State. The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye who made the disclosure said that this year’s …

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LASG TO EXPAND ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE IN IGBOGBO-BAYEKU LCDA

The Lagos State Government’s commitment to ensuring even development across the State was given a boost today with the flag-off of the reconstruction and upgrade of the Igbo-Bola Ahmed Tinubu-Igbe road in Igbogbo-Bayeku Local Council Development Area of Lagos. The project is also a fulfilment of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s promise to rehabilitate the age long road as part of efforts …

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LAGOS RESTATES COMMITMENT TO PROMOTE LOCALLY MADE GOODS

Lagos State Government has restated its commitment towards improving small business enterprises in the state until their transformation from micro to large scale business. The Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Prince Rotimi Ogunleye gave the assurance on Monday at the opening ceremony of the first Lagos chapter of the National Association of Small Scale Industrialists – Micro Small and …

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LASG LICENCES AUCTIONEERS

In a move aimed at sanitising the growing business of auctioning in the Lagos economy, the State government has begun the issuance of licenses to auctioneers, thereby making licensees the only legal operators that can engage in auctioning in any form within Lagos State. Speaking during the formal issuance of licenses to 20 certified operators in the State, Mr. Rotimi …

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Pictures: Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode Renders Second Quarter Account of Stewardship at City Hall, Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode; Deputy Governor, Dr. (Mrs.) Oluranti Adebule and Senator representing Lagos Central Senatorial District, Mrs. Oluremi Tinubu, during the Second Quarterly Town Hall meeting to render account of stewardship of Governor Ambode’s administration, at the City Hall, Lagos, on Tuesday, January 19, 2016. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (right), rendering account of stewardship of …

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I am Resolute in my Commitment to Serve Lagosians

…Renders Second Quarter Scorecard …Says Crime Rate Reduced by 65 Percent …Approves N2.5bn For Schools Upgrade …Commences Construction Of Ajah, Abule Egba, Berger Flyovers Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday reaffirmed his commitment to remain resolute to serve and justify the trust reposed in him, assuring that he would continue to work tirelessly to deliver good governance for …

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Lagos Sensitizes 5000 Varsity Students On Sexual Assault Prevention

In line with the mandate of Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, to embark on various sensitization and enlightenment campaigns, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) at the weekend engaged over 5000 students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) on Sexual Assault Prevention. According to the Coordinator of the DSVRT, Mrs. Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, the Sexual …

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