Sanwo-Olu Directs Reopening of Worship Centres as Lagos Records a Decline in COVID-19 Positive Cases

•Gov Directs Re-Opening Secondary Schools For SS3, TECIII •Night Clubs, Cinemas To Remain Closed It’s cheery news in Lagos State. A period of general decrease in confirmed positive cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been recorded in the State for the second week. Following the decline in positive cases, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has relaxed some of the lockdown measures taken by the State Government in … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu Directs Reopening of Worship Centres as Lagos Records a Decline in COVID-19 Positive Cases

Zenith Bank Fetes Customers In The “Zenith Beta Life” Promo

Zenith Bank Plc has commenced its “Zenith Beta Life” Promo to reward customers of the Bank with gifts every week starting from 31st July 2020 to 30th July 2021. During this period, fifty (50) customers will be selected via raffle draw each week and rewarded with gifts worth NGN30,000. The Promo is open to existing and new Zenith Bank customers with the following raffle qualifying … Continue reading Zenith Bank Fetes Customers In The “Zenith Beta Life” Promo

Zenith Bank Ranked Number One Tier-1 Bank In Nigeria

Zenith Bank Plc has again emerged as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2020 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking published by The Banker Magazine. Climbing a whopping 29 spots from 415 in 2019 to 386 in the 2020 global ranking of banks, Zenith Bank retained its position as the number one Tier-1 bank in Nigeria with Tier-1 Capital of $2.79 … Continue reading Zenith Bank Ranked Number One Tier-1 Bank In Nigeria

LAWMA Clarifies Position on Street Sweepers’ Stipends

The Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) has clarified its position on the delayed salary payment to street sweepers in view of the recent pockets of protests and agitations over the issue. According to a statement issued on Saturday by the Acting Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Mr. Ibrahim Odumboni, the sweepers are directly engaged by the contractors of the Agency, who … Continue reading LAWMA Clarifies Position on Street Sweepers’ Stipends

World Environment Day: LAWMA Promises Cleaner Lagos City

Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) will spear no effort at delivering a clean and befitting environment that would be the pride of all Lagosians, according to its acting managing director/CEO, Ibrahim Odumboni. He made the commitment while speaking on this year’s World Environment Day with the theme: “Celebrate Biodiversity”, in his office at Ijora. Mr. Ibrahim Odumboni, noted that the global event, called for proactive … Continue reading World Environment Day: LAWMA Promises Cleaner Lagos City

LAWMA Poised To Ensure A Sustainable Cleaner Environment – Odumboni

The acting Managing Director/CEO of Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Mr. Ibrahim Odumboni, has disclosed that his focus was to make the Lagos environment cleaner and livable for all residents. He made the disclosure during a media parley on Thursday at LAWMA headquarters, Ijora-Olopa, where he enumerated the various programs and initiatives lined up by the Authority, to improve waste management across the metropolis. Odumboni … Continue reading LAWMA Poised To Ensure A Sustainable Cleaner Environment – Odumboni

Zenith General Insurance’s Profit Before Tax Rises By 16% To N3.67bn

Zenith General Insurance Limited has released its full-year financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2019. A review of the results showed positive improvements on a year-on-year basis with profit before tax rising by 16% from N3.16bn to N3.67bn while profit after tax rose by 10% up from N2.79bn to N3.06bn. The company also maintained a robust balance sheet closing the year with total … Continue reading Zenith General Insurance’s Profit Before Tax Rises By 16% To N3.67bn

Covid-19: Lagos Releases Guidelines On Building Construction

Sequel to the gradual and controlled easing of the COVID-19 lockdown in the State, the Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, has released updated guidelines relevant to building construction sites in the State. The guidelines were is listed in a statement issued on Friday by the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, who said that … Continue reading Covid-19: Lagos Releases Guidelines On Building Construction

COVID 19: Lagos Issues Guidelines for Operators of Restaurants, Eateries

…Says Clubs, Bars, Hotels Remain Closed As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to hit the tourism sector with its attendant effects on the operators, the Lagos State Government has issued fresh guidelines on the operations of Restaurants and Eateries. These new set of guidelines, according to the Special Adviser to the Governor on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mr. Solomon Bonu, are designed to provide basic summary … Continue reading COVID 19: Lagos Issues Guidelines for Operators of Restaurants, Eateries

COVID-19: Lebanese Community Donates Food Items, Ambulance worth N82.5 Million to LASG

The Lebanese Community in Lagos today donated eight truck-loads of various food items and an ambulance worth N82.5 million to the Lagos State Government in support of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Receiving the items on behalf of the State Government from the Consul-General of Lebanon in Nigeria, Mr. Elias Nicolas, the Honourable Commissioner for Agriculture, Prince Gbolahan Lawal expressed profound gratitude of the … Continue reading COVID-19: Lebanese Community Donates Food Items, Ambulance worth N82.5 Million to LASG

World Hand Hygiene Day: LASUTH Don Urges Nigerians to Keep Healthy Lifestyle

As the Lagos State Government joined the rest of the world today, to mark the Year 2020 World Hand Hygiene Day with the theme: “Save Lives: Clean Your Hands”, Dr. Adeyinka Adeniran, a Consultant Public Health Physician at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) has underscored the need for Nigerians to keep a healthy lifestyle by cultivating the habit of regular handwashing, especially in the … Continue reading World Hand Hygiene Day: LASUTH Don Urges Nigerians to Keep Healthy Lifestyle

Sanwo-Olu Delays Resumption of Civil Servants, as Lockdown Directive Expires

…Markets to open for three days weekly in alternation …Governor releases numbers for whistleblowers to report erring companies The five-week lockdown imposed by the Federal Government on Lagos State and two other states to combat Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) will be eased on Monday (tomorrow), but Lagos State Government has asked all its civil servants not to resume for work immediately. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in a … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu Delays Resumption of Civil Servants, as Lockdown Directive Expires

LASWA Seeks Adherence to New Guidelines on Commercial Boat Operations

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) has advised all commercial boat operators and waterways users to strictly adhere to new guidelines for the water transportation sector in the State. A statement issued at the weekend by the General Manager (LASWA), Mr. Oluwadamilola Emmanuel, noted that the new guidelines are aimed at preventing the spread and transmission of the Coronavirus disease in the State. He said … Continue reading LASWA Seeks Adherence to New Guidelines on Commercial Boat Operations

COVID-19: Nigeria Needs Data to Plan for Emergencies – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said data is a very critical component for economic planning and good governance. Sanwo-Olu said the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus pandemic has shown that Nigerian leaders need to place a premium on gathering of data if the couhtry truly desires to move forward socially and economically. Sanwo-Olu said the absence of data on the identities of residents … Continue reading COVID-19: Nigeria Needs Data to Plan for Emergencies – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos Govt Debunks Social Media Report on Third Term Resumption

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has debunked a social media report alleging that a decision had been purportedly reached with an unnamed “Honourable Commissioner for Basic Education” regarding a new set of guidelines for schools resumption in the State. A release issued today by Mr. Kayode Abayomi, Head of the Public Affairs Unit in the Ministry, refuted the claim that such a decision has … Continue reading Lagos Govt Debunks Social Media Report on Third Term Resumption