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Gov Sanwo-Olu lays N1.168trn 2020 budget before Lagos Assembly

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos has laid the year 2020 proposed Budget of N1.168 trillion before the State House of Assembly. Sanwo-Olu said the proposed budget had been christened: “The Budget of Awakening to a Greater Lagos”, and would give priority to the completion of ongoing projects. He said that the budget would be funded by a projected total revenue ...

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Tight security around Lagos Assembly as Sanwo-Olu presents 2020 budget

There is a heavy presence of security personnel in strategic positions of the Lagos House of Assembly ahead of the 2020 budget estimate presentation on Friday by Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the state. Security operatives who were already at their respective positions at about 7 a.m. included officers from the military personnel, Nigeria Police and the Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps. ...

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Gov Sanwo-Olu to present 2020 Lagos budget on Friday

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu is expected to present year 2020 budget to the House of Assembly on Friday. It should be noted that this will be his inaugural budget presentation since he assumed office in May. The Nation reports that stakeholders from all walks of life, including the private sector, members of the diplomatic missions, political groups and other ...

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Gov Sanwo-Olu drops title ‘Your Excellency’, says he doesn’t want to share in God’s qualities

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-olu, says he wants to be addressed as ”Mr Governor” and not ”Your Excellency.” Sanwo-Olu said in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos that being addressed as Mr Governor would propel his sense of responsibility to the residents. According to him, only God, the Almighty, the Creator, the Protector is the Most Excellent,stressing no ...

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Lagos: Gov Sanwo-Olu swears in new Permanent Secretaries, redeploys three others

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has sworn-in two Permanent Secretaries and redeployed three others for effective performance and service delivery. Speaking during the ceremony in Lagos on Monday, Sanwo-Olu urged the permanent secretaries to key into the realization of the current government’s agenda. The governor told them to take practical steps towards achieving the developmental agenda established by his administration. ...

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Atiku vs Buhari: Judgement averted danger of returning Nigeria to period of plague, says Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his victory at the Supreme Court. Sanwo-Olu, in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Gboyega Akosile, described the judgment as another landmark in the country’s annals. He said that the Supreme Court’s judgment had strengthened the nation’s democracy and the belief of the citizenry in the ...

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Sanwo-Olu responds to public outcry, declares state of emergency on Lagos roads

As part of measures to give Lagos the befitting status of a maga city, Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared a state of emergency on Lagos bad roads and ordered massive repair work on critical highways across the state, beginning from Monday Oct. 14. The governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, said in a statement that Sanwo-Olu’s directive followed series of ...

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Critics attack Gov Sanwo-Olu over deplorable state of Lagos roads

Svores of Lagosians have lampooned  the State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu over the terrible condition of roads in the State. According to Daily Post, they wondered why Sanwo-Olu has not taken any major step towards addressing the bad roads in the state, despite his campaign promises. Reacting to the anger by Lagosians, Sanwo-Olu’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, assured that the ...

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Gov Sanwo-Olu appeals to Lagos residents on prompt payment of taxes

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appeled to residents of Lagos State to pay their taxes to enable the state government to carry out its developmental projects. Sanwo-Olu gave the advice on Tuesday while answering questions on the ”The Platform Nigeria”, an event organised by The Covenant Christian Church Place, Iganmu, Lagos, with the theme: ”Re- designing the Nigerian Economy with new ...

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Buhari vs Osinbajo: Gov Sanwo-Olu debunks reports of rift, says no crack in presidency

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has insisted that the relationship between VP Osinbajo and his boss is strong. According to Daily Post, the Governor said any claim to the contrary exists only in the realm of gossips and rumours. Report emerged that President Muhammadu Buhari had directed Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to, henceforth, seek presidential approvals for agencies under ...

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