Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has announced plans to transform the Maracana football ground in Ajegunle into a multipurpose sports complex.
The governor made this known on a visit to the area where he revealed that the transformation will include other sports facilities aside a football pitch.
”The Maracana football ground in Ajegunle will be transformed into a multipurpose sports complex which will include a football pitch, volley ball court, event centre and facilities for other sports and recreational activities,” he said.
He also had a dialogue with stakeholders on the Apapa traffic gridlock. Posting on Instagram, Ambode said,
”Today’s dialogue with stakeholders on the Apapa traffic gridlock offered a rare opportunity to address the root causes of the problem.
As we create the road map for a permanent solution to the Apapa challenge, I urge all stakeholders to be committed to this cause. We will work with the Federal Government and other relevant stakeholders to return normalcy to Apapa and environs.”
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The Lagos State Government has announced plans to make the citizens of the state shun corruption and immorality, by engaging some religious leaders, including pastors and imams, and place them on a salary structure.
The development was announced by the Lagos State commissioner for home affairs, Abdulhakeem Abdulateef, during a sensitization programme for imams and scholars across the state, on Thursday, July 26, Daily Trust reports.
Abdulhakeem Abdulateef disclosed that the state government would continue to interact with religious leaders, and tasked them to be above board and encourage their followers to shun corruption.
He said: “We shall be willing to even engage many of them by making provision for their salaries so that they can assist government to re-orientate the people for good.
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Rapper Ycee has slammed assistant police commissioner, Yomi Shogunle, over his usual habit of going against the campaign that wants to see an end to the brutality suffered by Nigerians in the hands of men of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
Yomi Shogunle who has been against the #EndSars movement on social media suddenly tweeted, '186 million Retweets to
#EndSARS. Oya let’s go!'.
In response, Nigerian rapper Ycee tweeted, 'You’re a hot pile of trash I pray God blesses you with long life to see an effective Nigerian police force without the likes of officers like you sir'.