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Lagos lawmakers suspend three LG Chairmen

The Lagos State Assembly has wielded it’s big stick against three Local Government Councils. They were accused of disregarding  official guidelines. The suspended chairmen are: Ogidan Olaitan (Lekki Local Council Development Area); Suleiman Jelili (Alimosho) and Tajudeen Ajide (Surulere) The Assembly said it could no longer watch the chairmen flout local government guidelines. Their suspension was unanimously approved in a ...

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Lagos APC fully ready for council poll- Spokesman

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State has lauded  the decision of the Independent Electoral Commission, lto conduct council polls in July. It will be recalled that the state ruling party has announced that House of Representatives Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila, and Senators Oluremj Tinubu, Tokunbo Abiru and Adeola Olamilekan, have been appointed as members of the Governance Advisory ...

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Lagos LG Poll: Dep gov Hamzat heads election committee

As part of the preparation for the Local Government election in Lagos State, the state All Progressive Congress APC on Friday Inaugurated the Local Government Election Committee of the  by its chairman, Tunde Balogun, at the party secretariat, Ogba, Ikejà. The election committed is headed by Deputy Governor Obafemi Hamzat. Other top APC members of the election committee are former ...

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Why Tinubu Deserves to be The Next President- By Setonji David, Lagos Lawmaker

Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu held his last political office in 2007 when he completed his tenure as the second civilian governor of Lagos State. That is 24 years ago. Yet, his name is more recurring in political, social and economic conversations than those of many politicians that are in government today. The criticisms as well as adoration that greets the ...

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2023: South East not ready yet to produce next President- Lawmaker

A legislator representing Oshodi/Isolo Constituency II in Lagos Assembly, Jude Idimogu, has said the Southeast is not ready to produce the next President Acccording to him, the region is stiil divided politically. He urged the zone to align with the centre before it can stand a chance to vie for the presidency. The lawmaker spoke at a rally organised by ...

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Residents of Lagos community kick against proposed impeachment of council Chairman

Some residents of Surulere Local Government Area of Lagos have kicked against alleged proposed impeachment of the Chairman, Tajudeen Ajide The residents warned the council legislators  to stop the propose impeachment They noted that not every misunderstanding should result to impeachment process. A civil servant who spoke with the press at Masha, Mrs Bola Ogunye, urged both parties to resolve their ...

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Lagos East: Senator Tokunbo Abiru renders account of stewardship

Senator Adetokunbo Abiru (Lagos East) has rendered his account of stewardship at the lunch of the COVID-19 Relief Financial Assistance at his Constituency Office, Ikorodu. He also unfolded plans to attract more democratic dividends to the district. This scheme is designed to ameliorate the devastating economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the mass of our people at the bottom of ...

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Muslim should rule Lagos in 2023- Cleric

The National President of the All Christian Leaders and Ministers Forum, Pastor Sam Ogedengbe, has said a Muslim should emerge as the Lagos State governor in 2023. He spoke at the weekend at Abule-Egba, Lagos during the group’s annual convention, thanksgiving and graduation. Ogedengbe, who is also the General Overseer of Overcomers Pentecostal Prayer Church, Abule Egba, Lagos said without ...

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Alleged Rift: Why Tinubu doesn’t visit Aso Rock frequently- Presidency

The office of the President has dispelled the widespread speculations that there is no rift between President Muhammadu Buhari and former Lagos State Governor, Bola Tinubu. Speaking on the matter, Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, said the two politiical figures have a very strong commitment to the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Nigerian people. “Recent reports of a rift between ...

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Omokiri to Tinubu: You ignored Lagos, market victims, but donated N50m to Katsina victims

Aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, a former social media aide to ex-has knocked the All Progressives Congress chieftain, Bola Tinubu, for donating N50m to victims of the Katsina market fire and ignoring affected traders in the South-West. Omokri said this in a tweet on Wednesday shortly after Tinubu announced the donation during a visit to Katsina, the ...

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