N9.9bn Fraud: No Cause For Alarm Over EFCC’s ‘Raid’ Says Ambode

Former Lagos Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has urged his supporters to remain calm and law-abiding as there was no cause for alarm over the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) house search. Ambode, in a statement by his media aide, Mr. Habib Aruna, spoke on the backdrop of a search by the Economic and Financial Crimes […]

Court Freezes N9.9 Billion Bank Accounts Linked To Ambode

The Federal High Court through Justice Chuka Obiozor on Tuesday ordered the freezing of three bank accounts allegedly linked to the Lagos State government and former governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Justice Chuka Obiozor ordered the temporary freezing of the accounts, domiciled in Zenith Bank, Access Bank, and First City Monument Bank, […]

Ambode Speaks On Plot To Defect To PDP

The immediate past governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, has rejected reports that he is plotting to leave the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). He dismissed the reports in a statement on Monday by his Media aide, Habib Aruna. Reports in some quarters claimed that Ambode was disappointed he did […]

Lagos Civil Servants Welcome Sanwo-Olu As He Assumes Office

New Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy, Dr Obafemi Hamzat, received a rousing welcome from civil servants on Thursday as they resumed work at the state secretariat, Alausa, on their first working day after being sworn in. Africa News24 (AN24) learned that civil servants at various ministries had gathered outside their offices ahead […]

Ambode Hands Over To Sanwo-Olu As Lagos Governor

The governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode, has handed over the leadership of Lagos State to Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor-elect of the southwest state. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the handing over ceremony took place at the Governor’s office in Alausa, Ikeja. The development is coming few hours to the May 29 official inauguration and […]

“I Am More Of A Politician Than A Technocrat Now”- Ambode

The Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode seems to have learned a lot from his failed attempt to pick the All Progressives Congress (APC) ticket for a second tenure. The governor, who spoke to State House correspondents yesterday after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, said he used to see himself as a technocrat, but the time […]

See Projects Gov. Ambode Would Commission Before End Of Tenure

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode will spend the last days of his administration in commissioning multiple projects embarked upon and completed by his administration within the last four years, including the new Senate Building of Lagos State University (LASU), the commissioning of the projects will commence from Tuesday 14th May and last till May […]

Avail Yourselves Of The Benefits Of Ramadan, Ambode Charges Muslims

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday evening congratulated Muslim Community in the State on the successful commencement of this year’s Ramadan, urging them to avail themselves of the training and serenity that the season provides. Speaking at a Ramadan Tafsir/Iftar and Special Prayer held at Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja organised by […]

Lagos Entrance To Odu’a Investment Courageous – Group Chairman

The Odu’a Investment Company Limited on Monday described the entrance of Lagos into the Group as courageous, expressing confidence that it will engender a positive impact on the socio-economic development and advancement of the South West geo-political zone based on its commercial enterprise and uncommon resilience and resourcefulness. Speaking during a courtesy visit to the […]

2019 Biennial Convention: Osinbajo, Ambode Address Abuse Of New Media

Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on over the weekend urged the media to continue to do everything within its powers to ensure that members adhere strictly to the code of ethics to preserve the sanctity of the profession. The duo spoke at the 2019 Biennial Convention of […]

PMB Inaugurates Ayinke House With Ambode, Others

President, Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled the newly reconstructed Institute of Maternal And Child Health, popularly known as Ayinke House located within the premises of Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) in Ikeja. Africa News24 reports Ayinke House is Nigeria’s biggest Maternity Hospital upgraded from an 80-bed facility to a 170-bed healthcare centre with state-of-the-art medical […]

Retirees Beg Ambode To Pay Terminal Benefits Before Handover

Some retired workers of the Radio Lagos and Lagos television on Tuesday appealed to Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode to adequately fund the organizations to enable them to offset their terminal benefits before May 29. The retirees made the appeal an interview with the newsmen in Lagos, claiming that there had been a delay in processing the […]