Governance

LASG Extends Stay at Home Order For GL 14 Downwards Public Servants_Femi Ehiabhi

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has approved a further extension of the work-from-home order to all State Public Servants on Grade Levels 14 and below from Monday, 18th January 2021, to Monday, 1st February 2021, to curtail the spread of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement signed by the… Continue reading LASG Extends Stay at Home Order For GL 14 Downwards Public Servants_Femi Ehiabhi

ECONOMY · Governance

BUDGET 2021 Highlights: LAGOS TO COMPLETE ONGOING PROJECTS_Femi Ehiabhi

The Lagos State Government has promised to complete all the ongoing projects captured in the year 2020 budget as well as others that were started earlier. The Honourable Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Mr. Sam Egube, disclosed this yesterday during a Press briefing on how the State's Budget of N1.16TR for the Year 2021… Continue reading BUDGET 2021 Highlights: LAGOS TO COMPLETE ONGOING PROJECTS_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance

Sanwo-Olu Extends Stay at Home Order For Public Servants From GL14 Downwards_Femi Ehiabhi

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has extended the stay-at- home order for all State Public Servants on Grade Levels 14 and below to Monday, 18th January, 2021 to stem the tide of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement signed by the Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola noted that… Continue reading Sanwo-Olu Extends Stay at Home Order For Public Servants From GL14 Downwards_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance

Full Text President Buhari’s New Year Speech_Ada Nkong

NEW YEAR SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA 1ST JANUARY 2021 My fellow countrymen and women, First, I would like to thank and praise the Almighty who saw us through the year 2020 and has given us the opportunity to witness the start of another new year. We… Continue reading Full Text President Buhari’s New Year Speech_Ada Nkong

Governance · HEALTH

Covid-19: Wike threaten another lockdown as cases surge_Femi Ehiabhii

The Executive Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has threatened to re-impose lockdown beginning from January as the number of coronavirus cases surge in the state. This was contained in a statement released by Kelvin Ebiri, the Special Assistant on Media to the Rivers state governor. According to the media aide, the governor gave the… Continue reading Covid-19: Wike threaten another lockdown as cases surge_Femi Ehiabhii

Governance · POLITICS

SANWO-OLU COMMISSIONS HEALTH, HOUSING INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS IN BADAGRY_Femi Ehiabhi

The historic town of Badagry will, on Friday, 11th December 2020, host the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, as he commissions Housing and Health projects in furtherance of his administration’s T.H.E.M.E.S Agenda. In a statement made available to us by the commisioner of Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotosho, the Governor will open the Affordable… Continue reading SANWO-OLU COMMISSIONS HEALTH, HOUSING INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS IN BADAGRY_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Trump says it will be ‘a very hard thing’ to concede to Biden_Femi Ehiabhi

President Donald Trump said Thursday that it’s going to be difficult for him to concede the 2020 presidential election to Joe Biden even when the Electoral College is expected to soon formally certify Biden’s victory. “It’s going to be a very hard thing to concede,” Trump told reporters on Thanksgiving evening as he took questions… Continue reading Trump says it will be ‘a very hard thing’ to concede to Biden_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

With nearly all votes counted, the 2020 presidential election wasn’t that close_Femi Ehiabhi

What’s gotten lost in all of the focus on President Trump’s lawsuits, his baseless accusations of voter fraud and his administration’s unwillingness so far to begin the transition is a simple fact. The 2020 presidential election wasn’t really that close. Right now, Joe Biden’s popular-vote lead over Trump stands at 4 percentage points, 51 percent… Continue reading With nearly all votes counted, the 2020 presidential election wasn’t that close_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

‘More people may die’: Biden urges Trump to aid transition_Femi Ehiabhi

President-elect Joe Biden warned of dire consequences if President Donald Trump and his administration continue to refuse to coordinate with his transition team on the coronavirus pandemic and block briefings on national security, policy issues and vaccine plans. The remarks marked Biden’s toughest to date on Trump’s failure to acknowledge his election loss and cooperate… Continue reading ‘More people may die’: Biden urges Trump to aid transition_Femi Ehiabhi