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Remarks By His Excellency, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State at the Signing Of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Of 4th Mainland Bridge Held at Lagos House, Ikeja on May 2016
May 25, 2016
Ladies and Gentlemen, today, Lagos State is recording another major milestone in it’s almost 50years of existence. We have just signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the 4th Mainland Bridge. The 38km bridge and expressway will become the longest bridge and expressway anywhere when completed.
Posted on May 25th, 2016
First Pencil Manufacturing Coy Berths in Lagos
May 19, 2016
Lagos State is set to join the league of pencil producers in the world as a pencil manufacturing company has been given the nod by the Akinwunmi Ambode Administration to pioneer production of the age-long writing tool in the whole of West African sub-region.
Posted on May 19th, 2016
2016 Ministerial Press Briefing by Prof. Ademola Abass, Special Adviser, Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment
YEAR 2016 MINISTERIAL PRESS BRIEFING DELIVERED IN COMMEMORATION OF 1ST YEAR IN OFFICE OF HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE, BY PROF. ADEMOLA ABASS, SPECIAL ADVISER, OFFICE OF OVERSEAS AFFAIRS AND INVESTMENT ON THURSDAY 19TH MAY, 2016 AT BAGAUDA KALTHO PRESS CENTRE, ALAUSA, IKEJA
Posted on May 19th, 2016
Oshodi World Class Transport Interchange ready in 15months – Ambode
May 18, 2016 Vanguard
…Project To Feature Multi-Story Bus Terminals, Pedestrian Bridges, Shopping Malls, CCTVs, Others Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State, Wednesday, said the long awaited regeneration of Oshodi into a world class Central Business District (CBD) will commence next week with the construction of Transport Interchange which will feature the consolidation of all 13 city and interstate parks in Oshodi into 3 multi-story bus terminals.
Posted on May 18th, 2016
Lagos State Remains Most Attractive Investment Destination In Africa
May 13, 2016
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday emphasised the leadership status of the State as the most attractive location financially and socially for investment in Africa, just as he reiterated the commitment of his administration towards putting in place policies to attract investment and facilitate conducive atmosphere for businesses to thrive.
Posted on May 13th, 2016
LAGOS RECORDS MORE INVESTMENT
April 28, 2016
New Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) have continued to flow into Lagos State following the reforms of the Akinwunmi Ambode Administration.
The Special Adviser on Overseas Affairs and Investment, Prof. Ademola Abass made this known during a Business Review Meeting in Alausa this Thursday.
Posted on April 28th, 2016
EASE OF DOING BUSINESS IN LAGOS: LASG validates reforms with the WORLD BANK
The Lagos State Government, through the Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment (Lagos Global), has taken the bold step of validating reforms in critical sectors of the State economy with a World Bank group, “Doing Business”, with a view to sensitising investors about these reforms.
Posted on April 21st, 2016
LASG Unveils LAGOS GLOBAL
March 31, 2016
In its bid to enhance the ease of doing business in Lagos, the Lagos State Government has made a formal presentation of the Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment, otherwise known as Lagos Global, to members of the public.
The event which took place today at Eko Hotel and Suites drew participants from the business world, diplomatic community and top government functionaries.
Posted on March 31st, 2016
City of London Moves to Deepen Commerce with Lagos
October 7, 2015
Furtherance to the investment drive of the Lagos State Government, the City of London has pledge its support for deepening commercial interaction with Lagos State.
This was contained in a statement made by the Lord Mayor of the City of London, Mr. Alderman Alan Yarrow when he led a delegation of senior business representatives from the United Kingdom’s financial and professional services sector on a courtesy call on the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode midweek in His office.
Posted on October 7th, 2015
Ambode’s Investment Drive Receives Major Boost
September 14, 2015
…As German Company Set To Build N14bn Factory In Lagos
The investment drive of the Lagos State Government received a major boost on Monday when the representative of the Knauf Group International, Mrs Isabel Knauf expressed her company’s readiness to commence work on a N14billion manufacturing firm in the state.