“You must account for N28.4m running cost” Group Challenges Obasa

Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt.Hon.Mudashiru Obasa has been challenged to publicly account for the N28.4 billion allegedly budgeted for his office last year by the state government. The challenge was thrown at the chief-lawmaker on Thursday in Lagos by a coalition of some Civil Society groups in the state. Leaders of the coalition, Barrister Adeola Samuel Ilori and Comrade Alex Omotehinse implored the House of Assembly to thread cautiously over the planned impeachment of governor Akinwunmi Ambode. The activists also called on Ambode to present the…

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Buhari’s Support Committee Spokesperson Challenges Atiku

The Presidential Support Committee (the campaign footsoldiers of President Muhammadu Buhari) under the leadership of former governor of Akwa Ibom state and Senator Goodwill Akpabio as the national chairman has inaugurated the executives of the southwest zone and the six-state coordinators of Lagos, Oyo, Ogun, Osun, Ekiti and Ondo. The event took place at the Premier Hotel Ibadan, Oyo Stste the primary hub of old western region. According to the Deputy National chairman South senator Odunsi, the Presidency appointed Senator Robert Ajayi Boroffice to oversee and coordinate all the activities…

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Protests, as Lagosians kick against lawmakers’ planned impeachment of Ambode

It was a day of protests and demonstartions across Lagos by residents who kick against a move by the state house of assembly to impeach governor Akinwunmi Ambode. The lawmakers had threatened to start an impeachment process against the governor for implemneting a budget that has not been passed by the assembly, as required by law. On thier part, a coalition of independent groups in the state on Wednesday warned that the plan of the legislature could put the future of Lagos at jeopardy. A petition on Tuesday by leader…

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Don’t go out in Lagos this Saturday without reading this

If you plan a movement around Lagos on Saturday, you need to read this piece to get a proper guide for your movements. This is because the annual Lagos ity Marathon will take place along certain routes across the metropolis this weekend. According to the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA),the affeceted roads will be closed to traffic for some hours on Saturday. The agency said the closure is to ensure a smooth run of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon scheduled for February 2, 2019. A statement by LASTMA…

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