Background Image

News & Articles

Lagos State partners Israel on environmental control

…flooding will soon be a thing of the past, says Governor Ambode

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode said his administration is determined to tackle headlong the flooding issue such as the one that occurred last Saturday in the Ikoyi, Lekki and Victoria Island areas of Lagos State by partnering with Israeli government to find a lasting solution.

 

Posted on July 13th, 2017
Read Article

LAGOS COMMITS TO INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT

LAGOS COMMITS TO INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT
Lagos State government will not relent in its efforts at making basic education accessible to children in a conducive environment to enhance cognitive development irrespective of the social status.

Posted on June 5th, 2017
Read Article

IFC partners Lagos State on City Initiatives

International Finance Corporation, a World Bank group, with its Global City Initiatives, is willing to partner with Lagos State government to facilitate infrastructural provision of the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode administration.

Posted on May 4th, 2017
Read Article

Lagos aims to attract more FDIs

Lagos aims to attract more FDIs

…plans to further encourage investors’ confidence

Lagos State government is determined to ensure that more foreign direct investments are attracted to the state by putting measures in place to engender an enabling business environment.

In his address, Professor Ademola Abass, Special Adviser, Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment, Lagos Global, made it known on Thursday at the state’s ongoing ministerial press briefing in Alausa Secretariat Ikeja, marking the second year in office of the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode administration that Lagos State government is still forging ahead in its efforts to enhance the ease of doing business so as to attract more investors.

 

 

Posted on April 28th, 2017
Read Article

ABASS COMMENDS LAGOS INVESTMENT CHAMPIONS

Lagos State Government commended the Investment Champions attached to all the MDAs for their proactive efforts at helping the state realise its goal of enhancing the ease of doing business in the state, through a free flow of information among the various government agencies that will create an enabling environment for investments to thrive in the state.

Posted on February 24th, 2017
Read Article

LAGOS SEEKS IMPROVEMENT IN EASE OF DOING BUSINESS RATING

The government of Lagos State has forged ahead with moves to make doing business in its clime easier as it inaugurates Investment Champions who are to serve as investment desk officers in the various agencies of government.

Posted on July 21st, 2016
Read Article

Dangote Lekki Refinery, Petrochemical Projects Will Boost Nigeria’s Economy – Governor Akinwunmi Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday said that the refinery, petrochemical, gas and fertilizer projects being undertaken by Africa’s richest man and business mogul, Aliko Dangote at the Lekki Free Zone (LFZ) in Lagos would significantly boost the economy of Lagos and Nigeria in general.

Posted on June 25th, 2016
Read Article

Lagos State Government Signs Historic Smart City Deal With Dubai

The Lagos State Government and the City of Dubai on Monday entered into a historic partnership that will see Lagos emerge as the first Smart City in Africa. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the Lagos Smart City was signed at the Emirate Towers by the Lagos State Attorney General and Commissioner of Justice, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem and the Chief Executive Officer of Smart City Dubai LLC, Mr. Jabber Bin Hafez.

Posted on June 21st, 2016
Read Article

FOREIGN INVESTORS ACCLAIM LAGOS GLOBAL’S ROLE

FOREIGN INVESTORS ACCLAIM LAGOS GLOBAL’S ROLE

Posted on June 10th, 2016
Read Article

Lagos State hosts Obama’s Young Leaders Initiative (YALI) participants

May 26, 2016

Lagos State Government, through the Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment (Lagos Global), this Thursday played hosts to a group of young Nigerians, who have just been handpicked as part of the United State’s commitment to invest in the future of Africa through leadership training and development.

Posted on May 26th, 2016
Read Article