Buhari, 2019 Campaign In Lagos

2019: Lagos will be delivered to Buhari, APC candidates, Ambode vows

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday assured President Muhammadu Buhari that residents in Lagos would troop out enmasse on February 16 and deliver the State to him and other National Assembly candidates of the All Progressive Congress (APC). Governor Ambode, who spoke at the APC Presidential Mega Rally, held at the Teslim Balogun […]

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Former Nigerian president Shagari dies aged 93

Shagari lived exemplary life, used power to serve humanity – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday expressed sadness over the demise of the first executive President of Nigeria and elder statesman, Alhaji Shehu Shagari. Shagari, who was the first and only President of Nigeria’s Second Republic from 1979 to 1983, died on Friday in Abuja at the age of 93. Governor Ambode, in […]

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Lagos committed to industrial growth – Ambode

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has pledged to continue formulating and implementing policies and programmes that would consolidate the state’s position as the industrial and commercial hub of Nigeria. Ambode said this on Tuesday in Lagos during the 2018 Africa Industrialisation Day, themed: “Promoting regional value chains in Africa: A pathway for accelerating Africa’s […]

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Only leaders with high integrity can improve Nigeria’s development

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said if Nigeria must develop and have sizable improvement in the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), people of good conscience and high integrity must be at the drivers’ seat in all spheres of the economy. I welcome members of the Full Gospel Businessmen Fellowship International to Lagos […]

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MSMEs urged to maintain production of competitive consumables and exportable products

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has advised operators of micro, small and medium scale enterprises (MSMEs) to maintain relevance in the ever-dynamic market by producing qualitative globally, competitive consumables and exportable products and services. He noted that globalisation and changing consumer experiences, make it imperative that MSMEs keep abreast of competition and maintain relevance. The […]

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Lagos APC primary went as planned, Oshiomhole tells Buhari

All Progresives Congress (APC) National Chairman Adams Oshiomhole has dismissed fears that yesterday’s governorship primary in Lagos State was controversial. He said the party leadership was in control of the shadow election. Speaking at the Presidential Villa after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, the former Edo State Governor said: “I told the President that […]

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Bola Tinubu, former Lagos state governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, speaks at a party meeting in Abuja Febuary 17, 2015. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Why Ambode lost in Lagos APC primary election, by Tinubu

Lagos State All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart Asiwaju Bola Tinubu yesterday said the party rejected Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s re-election bid because he has failed the leadership test. He said while a governor is expected to perform in office and fight the infrastructure battle, he is not expected to turn his back on the platform that […]

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Sanwo-Olu emerges winner of Lagos APC primary

APC declares Sawoolu winner of Lagos guber primary. The chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos State Chapter, Alhaji Tunde Balogun has declared Babajide Sanwo-Olu the winner of the Gubernatorial primary election, held Tuesday, across the 245 wards of the 20 Local Government Areas of the state. By this declaration, Sanwoolu has emerged as […]

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Sanwo-Olu arrested for spending fake dollars in a nightclub in America – Ambode

The governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode has said that his opponent in the All Progressives Congress, (APC) for the 2019 governorship race was arrested for spending fake dollars in a nightclub in America. Ambode during a press conference in Alausa, Ikeja, on Sunday said, “We have never responded to the campaign of calumny on […]

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Osinbajo indifferent in APC Lagos governorship race

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has not endorsed Babajide Sanwo-Olu in the Lagos All Progressives Congress governorship primary scheduled for Monday. Contrary to the impressions created by a photograph that shows the Vice President with Sanwo-Olu, Osinbajo is neutral in the election. He merely came to plead with the party leaders to allow a level playing […]

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Bola Tinubu, former Lagos state governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) leader, speaks at a party meeting in Abuja Febuary 17, 2015. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

Finally, APC approves primary for Ambode, Sanwoolu, Hamzat

The Governor’s Advisory Council, GAC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Lagos Chapter, which is the state’s highest advisory political body headed by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday, insisted on direct primary for all governorship aspirants slated for Saturday to choose the party’s flag bearer for the […]

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Ambode directs state public works to fix Lagos roads in 4 weeks

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has directed the state Public Works Corporation to fix potholes on major and inner roads across the state within the next four weeks. The Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Mr Ade Akinsanya, said this on Friday, during an inspection of the ongoing Pen Cinema bridge in Agege area of […]

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