33 Good Reasons Why Governor Ambode Will Forever Be Remembered

Supporters of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode have taken to social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp to circulate 33 achievements of the former civil servant. The broadcast message has generated thousands of views by Nigerians who are sympathetic to the fate of Ambode who conceded defeat to his appointee, Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the APC primaries in Lagos State. There are insinuations that Ambode who bagged several awards of the Best Performing State Governor has been victimized by his political godfather, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and other powerful hands in…

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BREAKING NEWS: Sanwo-Olu Defeats Ambode In Alausa

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC), defeated Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of the state, at ward c, Alausa, Ikeja, on Tuesday. Olanrewaju Yahaya, the electoral officer in charge of the ward, announced that Sanwo-Olu polled 960 votes ahead of the governor who secured just four votes. Alausa is the seat of power in the state as the governor’s office, state assembly and state secretariat are all there. Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the party, is a registered APC member in ward C. Tinubu had not…

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The Unforgivable Sins Of Governor Ambode

Dr. Muiz Banire, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, is a man of many addresses. A law teacher, legal practitioner, politician and convener, United Action for Change, a political advocacy and leadership capacity building organisation. The erstwhile National Legal Adviser of the ruling All Progressives Congress is often viewed in certain quarters as controversial on account of his principled positions on issues. He recently granted an interview to ThisDay newspaper during which he spoke about the “sins” of Governor Akinwumi Ambode of the APC in Lagos State which appears to have…

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Ambode Offers LASU Best Graduating Student N5M, Scholarship (Photos)

Master Fuhad Adetoro Ogunsanya, the 2016/2017 Lagos State University Best Graduating Student has been offered N5 million naira and academic scholarship by the Executive Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode. This was made known by the Governor while addressing the Graduands at Lagos State University 22nd Convocation Ceremony. “Breaking: Governor Ambode adopts LASU Best Graduating Student- Fuhad Adetoro Ogunsanya, dashes him 5 million naira and scholarship to any University in the World!,” a post from LASU official page reads. Master Fuhad Adetoro Ogunsanya studied Business Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences…

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Ogun State Governor, Amosun Poses With Anthony Joshua’s Four Belts In Cardiff (Photos)

The Governor of Ogun state has met with world boxing champion Anthony Joshua after he successfully defeated Parker last weekend. Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun has met and posed with superstar world boxing champion, Anthony Joshua in Cardiff. Amosun had led a delegation to Cardiff, Wales to watch and cheer Anthony Joshua to victory over the weekend. The Ogun State born British boxer defeated Joseph Parker over the weekend to earn his 4th World Heavyweight title. Anthony’s father is from Ogun state. In a report by Dailystar, Anthony Joshua took…

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Lagos To Get 24/7 Power Supply In 2018 – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has said plans are at advanced stages to generate constant electricity for residents of the state in 2018. He noted that the state had already devised strategies to short-circuit power generation, transmission and distribution to ensure there was “24/7 power supply to residents.” Ambode spoke at a recent interactive session with members of the business community and informal sector, a statement by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Habib Haruna, said on Sunday.  Presently, we have less than 1,000MW in Lagos and the fundamental issues remain…

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I Have Actually Been Scolded That I Can Never Be A Successful Accountant’- Governor Ambode Of Lagos

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, who was a former Accountant General and Auditor General of Lagos State before he became the state governor, revealed that he was once scolded that he could never be a successful Accountant. In a recent interview with City People, he detailed his educational struggles, saying: I have a philosophical outlook to what I am today I am the son of a teacher, a disciplinarian. And my mum, a complete housewife, and seamstress. But she was also an Entrepreneur. So obviously for me, I have…

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Lagos State Government Hands Over Teachers Accused Of Sexual Abuse Of Students To The Police

Two teachers of Nazareth Junior/Senior College, Ibowon, Epe who were alleged to have defiled some students of the school have been handed over to the Police by the Lagos State Government. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr. Adesina Odeyemi, who disclosed this in his office, said that the arrest was effected following the confession by the teachers to sexual abuse at a Personnel Management Board (PMB) meeting set up by the Ministry on the issue. Odeyemi said that the recommendations of the PMB will be implemented to the letter…

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Ambode suspends Baale of Shangisha for ‘faking kidnap’

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday suspended the Baale of Shangisha in Magodo, Chief Yusuf Ogundare, for allegedly faking his kidnap. The governor’s order was contained in a memo signed by the Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Teslim Folami. It directed Ogundare to stop parading himself, henceforth, as the Baale of the community till further notice. The ‘fake’ kidnap allegedly took place on July 5 along Centre for Management Development (CMD) Road in Ikosi-Isheri LCDA. Folami said: “I am directed to convey the approval of His Excellency, Governor…

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Our Lagos Your Lagos celebrates Ambode’s birthday with Muslim Faithfuls

‘Our Lagos Your Lagos’ on Wednesday June 14, went to the streets of Lagos to commemorate the 54th Birthday of the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode with Muslim faithfuls. Representatives of the groups distributed gift packs containing food items which were aimed at enabling the Muslim faithfuls break their fast with ease. The Group extended the gesture to faithfuls at the Ikosi Central Mosque, Tafsir in Isale Eko as well as the Lagos House Mosque and would also visit the Alausa Central Mosque and other slated centres later from today…

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