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LAGOS HAS DISBURSED N4.5BILLION TO MSMEs IN THE LAST ONE YEAR – AMBODE

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday stated that the present administration, through the State Employment Trust Fund, has in the last one year approved and disbursed N4.5Billion to 5,527 Medium Small Manufacturing Enterprises (MSMEs). The Governor disclosed this at the opening ceremony of the 2nd Edition of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) Exclusive fair, themed “Unleashing the Potentials …

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LAGOS INDUCTS 500 GRADUATES FOR INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME

Lagos State Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment has inducted the first batch of 500 graduates to its 3-month paid Internship Programme for unemployed graduates in the State. Speaking at the Induction Ceremony, the State Commissioner, Ministry of Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti said the internship programme was designed to provide unique opportunities for unemployed graduates in the …

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LASG DEBUNKS NEWSPAPER REPORT ON N25 BILLION ETF

Lagos State Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti has reaffirmed that the N25bn Employment Trust Fund (ETF) programme, remains an initiative of the State Government and does not have any affiliation with the Federal Government. The clarification is a response to a newspaper report attributing the ETF programme to the Federal government. The Commissioner disclosed that the …

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LAGOS COMMISSIONER URGES YOUTHS TO EMBRACE VOLUNTEERING JOB FOR SELF DEVELOPMENT

Lagos State Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babtunde Durosinmi-Etti has advised youths seeking job opportunities to embrace available volunteering jobs within their areas of interest as a leverage that would make their dreamed jobs realizable. Speaking at an Employability Skills Training programme organised for unemployed youths in Apapa and its environs, the Commissioner said that young and aspiring …

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LASG GRADUATES ARTISANS IN HOUSING SECTOR

The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has stated that Nigeria has for long failed to accord technical and vocational education the required attention, leading to near extinction of technicians who constitute a critical mass of the technological workforce of any nation. The Governor stated this at the maiden graduation ceremony of the Master Craftsman Project, an initiative of …

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LAGOS TO ENGAGE GRADUATES OF TECHNICAL COLLEGES IN SCHOOL INFRASTRUCTURE MAINTENANCE

Deputy Gov. Dr Adebule,(middle), HC Wealth Creation and Employment, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi Etti (5th left), Executive Secretary, LATVEB, Engr. Olawunmi Gasper (1st left), Director General, NECA, Mr. Olusegun Oshinowo with some of the graduands Lagos State Government has said that it would engage graduates of its technical colleges in a ‘Maintenance Gang’ initiative to be unveiled in August this year …

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Work Towards Nation’s Unity, Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode Urges Nigerians

…Advocates Support For Buhari’s Developmental Agenda Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday urged Nigerians to support the sincere efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari to develop the country on all fronts, just as he said that no meaningful development can take place without unity and cohesion. Governor Ambode, who spoke shortly after performing the laying of wreath ceremony as …

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Lagos Flags Off Construction of 114 Roads in 57 LGAs

…Mobilizes Contractors With 30 Percent Payment …Project to be Completed In Six Months The Lagos State Government on Tuesday announced the flagging off of 114 roads to be constructed in the 57 Local Government Areas (LGAs) and Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in the State, just as it assured that more roads will be accommodated in the next phase of …

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