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Tag Archives: Lagos

Buhari appoints Ipaye as Deputy Chief of Staff

President Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed Mr Ade Ipaye as Deputy Chief of Staff to the President. Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity says. Akande, in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja, said that Ipaye was a former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State. He said that the president also approved the ...

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Behold, new Lagos Commisioners, Special Advisers with their portfolios

Commissioner for Finance Rabiu according to his twitter and Linkedln handle profile is a Certified Fraud Examiner, Experienced Chief Audit Executive, Adjunct Professor and Authorised Trainer of The ACFE in West Africa, an anti-fraud organisation and premier provider of anti-fraud training and education. Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo Commissioner for Education According to The Nation, Folashade is an educationist with more than ...

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Cabinet: Lagos Assembly rejects three Sanwo-Olu’s nominees

The Lagos State House of Assembly, on Monday, rejected three nominees out of 38 names submitted to it by Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu for appointment as Commissioners and Special Advisers in the state. The House rejected three of the nominees, Ms Adekemi Ajayi-Bembe, Mr Obafemi George and Prince Olanrewaju Sanusi, during the confirmation at its plenary. The confirmation followed the presentation, ...

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Lagos Cabinet: Assembly Ad hoc Committee resumes screening of nominees

The Lagos State House of Assembly’s16-man Ad hoc Committee for Screening Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s cabinet members on Thursday resumes screening of the of the second list of nominees. The committee, headed by Mr Rotimi Abiru, representing Somolu Constituency II, made this known in a statement in Lagos. The committee on Aug. 1 commenced the screening of the first batch of ...

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Sanwo-Olu transmits final list of cabinet nominees to Assembly for screening (updated)

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, transmitted the final list of his Commissioners, Special Advisers nominees to the State House of Assembly for screening. This is coming four weeks after the Governor sent the first batch of the list to the lawmakers for screening. Thirteen Commissioner- and Special Adviser-designates made the second list, which had already been transmitted ...

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Breaking: Appeal Court orders tribunal to continue suit challenging Sanwo-Olu’s victory

The Court of Appeal in Lagos has ordered the continuation of the petitions filed against the victory of Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the March 9 guber election. The suits was filed by defeated governorship candidates of the Alliance for Democracy (AD) in Lagos State, Chief Owolabi Salis, and his Labour Party counterpart Ifagbemi Awamaridi. In a unanimous decision, a five-man panel ...

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Sanwo Olu’s Nominees: Lagos Assembly sets up committee for screening

The Lagos State House of Assembly has set up a 16-man committee to screen cabinet nominees submitted by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The House had on July 22, read the list of 25 nominees for appointments as commissioners and Special Advisers sent by the governor to the House. The Speaker of the House, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, who read the list of ...

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Party NWC making efforts to resolve Lagos PDP crisis- Official

The Lagos State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) on Monday said that the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party is making frantic efforts towards addressing the challenges facing the chapter. The Publicity Secretary of the party in the state, Mr Taofik Gani, made the statement in an interview with joournalists in Lagos. The party has been enmeshed in ...

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I will use my new office to impact the lives of Nigerians- Gbajabiamila

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, has pledged to use his new office to impact on the lives of Nigerians. Gbajabiamila made the promise when he visited Oba Rilwan Akiolu of Lagos at his palace. The speaker was accompanied on the visit by Gov. Babajide Sanwoolu as well as his colleagues in the House of Representatives. ...

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Gov Sanwo-Olu tasks Lagos residents on full compliance with laws

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has tasked Lagosians on the need to ensure full compliance with existing laws and regulations in the state. Sanwo-Olu harped on compliance with laws while briefing newsmen at the Lagos House, Alausa, shortly after a meeting with security chiefs in the state. He said that his administration would be rolling out sensitisation campaigns to ...

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