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BAMIGBETAN SEEKS MEDIA SUPPORT FOR REVENUE GROWTH

Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan has called for media support in the renewed State Government’s efforts aimed at increasing the Internally General Revenue (IGR). The Commissioner who spoke today at an interactive session with members of the Lagos State Governor’s Office Correspondents noted that the urge to further enhance the pace of infrastructural development necessitated …

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LASG CHALLENGES COMMUNITY MEDIA ON FACTUAL REPORTING

The Special Adviser to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Communities and Communications, Mr. Akeem Omoyele Sulaimon has challenged community media practitioners in all 20 Local Government and 37 Local Council Development Areas in the State to be truthful, objective and factual in reporting happenings at the grassroots. Sulaimon, who stated this during the courtesy visit of the Practitioners to his Office …

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LAGOS ARRESTS PSP OPERATORS FOR DUMPING WASTE ON MAIN STREETS

…Says Arrest Confirms Sabotage Of Cleaner Lagos Initiative …We’ll Not Be Blackmailed – LASG  The Lagos State Government has arrested four officials of a Private Sector Participant (PSP) operator in waste management, Ayomide Olayinka Ventures, for dumping waste on the street along the Central Business District (CBD) of Lagos Island in the middle of the night.  The suspects were arrested …

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LAGOS COMMISSIONER CALLS FOR MORE MEDIA PARTNERSHIP WITH GOVERNMENT

Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan has called for a more robust relationship between the mass media and the State Government. Bamigbetan who spoke in Lagos on Tuesday when he led his management team on courtesy visits to The Nation and Business Day Newspapers explained that the call became imperative in order to effectively educate and …

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NIPR CONDOLES LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT OVER THE DEATH OF DEJI TINUBU

The Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR), Lagos State Branch, has commiserated with the Lagos State Government over the death of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives, Mr. Deji Tinubu. In a statement signed by the Chairman of the Branch, Mr. Olusegun Mcmedal, the Institute described the death of the former Special Adviser as “a …

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BAMIGBETAN CALLS FOR PARTNERSHIP FROM NIPR

Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan has applauded the efforts of the Nigeria Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) for its role in building the capacity of practitioners and positioning them for effective reputation management of their brands. Bamigbetan, who gave the commendation while receiving the Executive members of the Lagos State Chapter in his office, however, …

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BAMIGBETAN RESUMES AS INFORMATION COMMISSIONER

The newly-appointed Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan was today greeted with a rousing welcome in the State Ministry following his appointment last week by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. Speaking during the event, the outgoing Commissioner, Mr. Steve Ayorinde said the government is a continuous process that abhors a vacuum, expressing happiness that he was handing over the baton …

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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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