Lagos to Employ 10 Bakers for Coconut Bread Mass Production

The Lagos State Government at the weekend said it has begun talks with 10 major bakeries to ensure mass production of coconut bread, “Eko Bread” as a means to provide more market avenue for coconut utilisation.    State Government, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode disclosed this at the 7th Coconut Heritage Festival tagged ‘AGUNKEFEST’, an event held in collaboration with the African Coconut Heritage Initiatives to commemorate the 2018 World Coconut Day at the Suntan Beach Front, Badagry. Alluding to the fact that Nigeria is ranked 18 in the world as a coconut…

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“Lagos, Now Financially Stable”

Lagos State’s Accountant-General/Permanent Secretary at the State Treasury Office, Mrs Abimbola Umar has declared that state is financially stable. This came as the State Government over the weekend, released its Second Transitional International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2017. The IPSAS financial statements chronicled the financial activities of the state during the period,. According to Umar, the financial statements, which were prepared on an accrual basis in line with the requirements of IPSAS 33, had increased the number of partnership requests received…

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