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LAGOS STATE DIRECTS LCC TO HALT TOLL-GATE TARIFF HIKE

The attention of Lagos State Government has been drawn to the announcement of a proposed tariff hike on Lekki-Epe Expressway and Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge by the Lekki Concession Company (LCC). The Lagos State government hereby informs the general public that the said tariff hike has now been put on hold as the necessary consultations with stakeholders are yet to be …

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LAGOS BEGINS ENFORCEMENT AGAINST TAX DEFAULTERS

The Lagos State Government on Monday directed all its revenue agencies to ensure prompt payment of taxes and also commence enforcement of payment by all tax defaulters with immediate effect. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, in a statement, lamented that many residents were not fulfilling their civic obligation of paying their taxes and that the prevailing situation …

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LASG REITERATES CALL FOR CAUTION AS RAINS PERSIST

The Lagos State government has once again called on residents to observe extreme caution on the roads as torrential rain persists across the State. While assuring the general public of the heavy deployment of environmental sanitation officers and emergency rescue teams, especially in flood-prone areas of the State, the government urges residents to stay indoors, either at home or in …

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LAGOS STATE COMMENDS JULIUS BERGER OVER OTTO-WHARF ROAD

The Lagos State government has commended construction giant, Julius Berger Plc, for choosing to rehabilitate the Otto-Wharf road within Ajeromi-Ifelodun Local Council Development Area as a corporate social responsibility project. The rehabilitation of the road by the construction company commences on Saturday July 1, 2017. According to a statement released on Friday by the Lagos State Commissioner for Information and …

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MR. STEVE OLUSEYI AYORINDE — HONOURABLE COMMISSIONER

Steve Ayorinde, journalist, author, publisher, media consultant and administrator has more than 24 years experience as a multiple award-winning journalist, social media buff and newspaper Editor. His career started in 1991 at The Guardian newspapers in Lagos, which was renowned as ‘The Flagship’ in Nigerian media space at the time. He was a pioneer staff of The Comet where he …

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MRS. AWOBAMISE KOFOWOROLA OMOTAYO – PERMANENT SECRETARY

Mrs. K.O. Awobamise was born on 30th November, 1958 into the family of Late Chief Funso O. Blaize, a distinguished lawyer and scion of the illustrious Blaize Family of Olowogbowo, Lagos State and Late Mrs. Remilekun MelodiaBlaize (Nee Obasohan) of Sakponba, Benin City, Edo State. She attended St. Judes Primary Schoool, Ebute-Metta from 1965 to 1971. She gained admission into …

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MR. TOYIN OSIFOWORA —- DIRECTOR, ACCOUNTS

Born to Mr and Mrs. Zaccheaus Abolaji Osifowora in 1961 at Ebute Metta, Lagos State, Mr. Toyin Osifowora attended primary school and gained his First School Leaving Certificate in Seventh Day Adventist Primary School, Abule Oja, Yaba. He later attended The Apostolic Church Grammar School in Ketu where he obtained his West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Mr. Osifowora …

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