Tag - Ambode

AMBODE HEADS TO APPEAL COURT TO STOP PROBE OF 820 BUSES

Former Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has appealed the ruling of a Lagos High Court which struck out a suit seeking to stop the State House of Assembly from probing him over the procurement of 820 buses meant to revolutionize public transportation in the State. The Lawmakers suspended the probe after Ambode secured...

Sanwo-Olu Honours Pastor Sacked By Ambode’s Wife

Emotions ran high at the Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Ikeja, on Wednesday, as the Lagos State Government honoured a former presiding Chaplain of the chapel, Venerable Femi Taiwo. The congregation, consisting of church members, family, friends and well wishers of the cleric, sang songs after songs as they celebrated the occasion. The state Commissioner...

Balogun Market Fire: Gov Sanwo-Olu Speaks On Master Plan

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that old buildings confirmed to be weak on the Lagos Island would be pulled down next year. The Governor, who visited the Balogun Market which was ravaged by fire causing loss of multi-million naira worth of properties and goods, announced that his administration would next year commence the...

SANWO-OLU MOURNS Brig Gen. MOBOLAJI JOHNSON’S PASSAGE

Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has expressed sadness over the death of the first Military Governor of the State, Brigadier Mobolaji Johnson (rtd) on Wednesday at 83. Mobolaji Johnson died in Lagos after a brief illness. Sanwo-Olu, in a condolence message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Gboyega Akosile, described the late Gen. Johnson...

AMBODE SUE OBASA AND OTHERS

A Lagos High Court in Ikeja on Tuesday ordered the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa to appear before it in connection with the ongoing probe of procurement of 820 buses by the administration of former Governor of the State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode. The former Governor had instituted a suit against the...

No Plan To Abandon Ilubirin Foreshore Housing Scheme – Lagos Commissioner

The Lagos State Government has indicated that work is presently ongoing at the construction site of Ilubirin Foreshore Housing Scheme while also expressing an eagerness to complete the first phase of the scheme within the next 24 months. The Commissioner for Housing, Hon. Moruf Akinderu-Fatai dismissed the report at a meeting with First Investment Property...

Lagos House Of Assembly Threatens To Order Ambode’s Arrest

The Lagos state house of assembly on Thursday threatened to issue a warrant of arrest on Akinwunmi Ambode, former governor of the state, and four ex-commissioners. This decision followed two preliminary reports presented by two committees set up to investigate the 820 buses purchased by the administration of Ambode. The former commissioners threatened with arrest warrant...