Lagos State Partners With Dubai On Smart City Project

By: Dayo Fasasi Lagos State Government has signed a “Smart City” Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United Arab Emirates Capital Dubai. A “Smart City” is a growing concept that draws from the success of Dubai’s innovative knowledge-based industry clusters to empower business growth for companies and knowledge workers all over the world. The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, stated that the “Smart City” project would create thousands of jobs and transform the entire Lagos State. Lagos State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem and the Chief Executive Officer of Smart City Dubai LLC, Mr. Jabber … Continue reading Lagos State Partners With Dubai On Smart City Project

Ambode Celebrates Birthday In Style, Calls For Public Private Partnership

On Tuesday June 14, 2016, Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode turned 53. He marked his birthday with a special luncheon to raise funds for the three Mobile Cancer Centers across the three Senatorial Districts in Lagos. Ambode celebrated his birthday with the #GivingTuesday program. The event, which was founded by the United Nations to raise funds for major chronic diseases, was put together by the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy (CECP-Nigeria). Ambode, urged Nigerians to join together to fight cancer; he had this to say. “Lives are lost every day to cancer and this is unacceptable. This is why the Lagos State Government … Continue reading Ambode Celebrates Birthday In Style, Calls For Public Private Partnership

APC Chairman’s Daughter Married in Style

By: Dayo Fasasi The daughter of John Odigie-Oyegun, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Eniyemamwen Oyegun, married her lover Umaso Eketu a Nigerian Air Force officer on Saturday in Lagos. The union of Eniyemamwen and Umaso took place at the Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral in Lagos and the reception was held at the Haven‎ Event Centre also in Lagos. ‎ The church wedding was well-attended, with the likes of Senate President-Bukola Saraki, Speaker House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara was represented by House Deputy Chief Whip‎-Pally Iriase, the wife of the President Aisha Buhari was represented by … Continue reading APC Chairman’s Daughter Married in Style