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|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by BlastAfonja: 10:25am On Sep 29, 2018|
OfficialAPCNig:Hehehe ask the idiot bro.. they shout lagos lagos lagos forgetting lagos is cosmopolitan, If they want to pride themselves as developed region they should use other states as yardstick not Lagos, or are those ones not "developed west region" also..
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by opobo007: 10:34am On Sep 29, 2018|
No one says he has not done anything in lagos state. It's the way and manners he has carried on in administring lagos that was in dispute. Besides most of the projects mentioned were done to enrich himself. You need to understand how project were awarded under ambode. No competitive open bidding process. You were charging companies in Lagos to pay taxes, yet they could not vide for jobs as the only approving authority is ambode. That's not how to run a state. Even the so called PPP, was largely funded by the state, where was the investors contribution. A lot is wrong with ambode style. I think he was more consumed by greed ote author=adaweezy post=71622375]Lagosians want Ambode.
Achievements by Governor Ambode in Lagos!
1. Backlog payment of N11billion as arrears to retirees of Lagos State Government.
2. Built the Safety Arena, in Oshodi, to bring all the Departments and Agencies responsible for safety and emergency management under one roof.
3. Completed or close to completing more than 300 Local Government road projects, since 2015.
4. Repositioned Lagos State Emergency Agency, LASEMA. The Agency now operates via 4 centres, namely Command & Control Centre, Alausa, Ikeja; LASEMA Response Unit (LRU) Cappa Oshodi; LASEMA Response Unit, Lekki (by Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge) and LASEMA Response Unit, Onipanu. Equipped LRU with modern equipment (trucks, power bikes, heavy-duty vehicles and fire trucks, Mobile Intensive Care Ambulances and Light Rescue Equipment, and 14 new BMW Power Bikes for on-spot reconnaissance assessments of emergency incidents.
5. Launched Amnesty period for land/property owners to obtain/regularise building permits. Between March 1 and August 31, 2018, Lagos State Government will not charge any penalty for those who have erected structures on their land without a building permit. This window offers a 6-month grace period for landowners to obtain their building permit.
6. Commenced construction of 10-lane Oshodi–Murtala Muhammed Int’l Airport Road, scheduled for completion by December 2018.
7. Completed palliative repair work on section of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway between Eric Moore and Okokomaiko. Work ongoing on Okokomaiko to Badagry section.
8. Established Lagos State Consumer Protection Agency, LASCOPA in 2017, for speedy redress of consumers’ complaints.
9. Acquired equipment worth more than 5 billion Naira for the State Police Command and Rapid Response Squad. Equipment donated include 100 4-door salon cars, 55 Ford Ranger pick-ups, 10 Toyota land cruiser pick-ups, 15 BMW power bikes, 100 power bikes, Isuzu trucks, three helicopters, two gun boats, 120 power generating sets, 15 armoured personnel carriers, revolving lights, siren and public address system, vehicular radio communicators, security gadgets including bullet proof vests, helmets, handcuffs, uniforms, kits and improved insurance and death benefit schemes for officers.
10.Launched the Bus Reform Initiative, to bequeath a world class transportation system to the State. It will see the construction of new bus terminals, introduction of 5,000 new buses, and construction of 100 modern Bus Shelters across the State. Already completed Tafawa Balewa Bus Terminus and Ikeja Bus Terminus; Acquired 434 new buses for Ikorodu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor; and commenced work on Oshodi-Abule Egba BRT corridor along the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway (13.5 kilometers; 14 bus stations; 14 pedestrian bridges).
11.Launched the Lagos To The World (#L2W) global campaign, to better market and communicate investment opportunities in the State. As part of the launch of L2W, the Ambode Administration has also unveiled a deal book detailing investment opportunities in key sectors including health, transportation, oil and gas, among others.
12.Employed 1300 teachers into primary education system; and Provided free medical services and psychosocial therapy to 700 survivors of domestic and sexual violence.
13.Presented 500 million Naira in Grants to 275 Community Development Associations in July 2018 to enable them complete various self-help projects.
14.Installed Skywalk Bridge to link Terminals 1 and 2 at Oshodi Bus Interchange
15.Upgraded 9,174 square meter Alfred Rewane Garden, Ikoyi and opened it for use by members of the public within and around the Ikoyi axis.
16.Established N25 billion Lagos State Employment Trust Fund. The Fund has provided loans worth more than 5 billion Naira to more than 8,000 persons since inception, and helped create more than 11,000 jobs.
17.Commenced development of N49 billion Public Private Partnership Medical Park in Ikoyi, to be located at the old Nursing School along Awolowo Road, Ikoyi. (Lagos State contributing land; private investors putting up the funding).
18.Redesign of Lekki-Epe Expressway to improve journey times and reduce gridlock by replacing roundabouts with traffic lights
19.Launched Ready-Set-Work, an entrepreneurial and employability training programme aimed at ensuring that every student who graduates from any tertiary institution in Lagos has knowledge, skills, and attitude required to gain employment upon graduation. More than 2,500 final year students trained since 2016.
20.Launched Lagos State Traffic Information System (LATIS), a world-class traffic information and management system comprising hundreds of cameras, road sensors and electronic displays specially designed to collect and deliver real time information to city commuters, and thus help regulate traffic.
21.Launched Code Lagos, an initiative aimed at teaching 1 million Lagos residents to code by 2020. Currently, Code Lagos has trained over 31,000 Lagosians to code while 364 Coding Centres have also been set up in 352 primary and secondary schools as well 12 Out-of-School Centres. http://codelagos.org/
22.Annual hosting of Lagos City Marathon, since 2016. The Marathon has placed Lagos on the global athletics map.
23.Received Presidential approval for handover of National Stadium to Lagos State, to redevelop and transform it into a world-class facility; Rehabilitated Agege Township Stadium to meet Confederation of African Football (CAF) standards; and Mobolaji Johnson Sports Complex, Rowe Park, Yaba
24.Upgraded 14 flagship Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs); Provided 20 Mobile Care Unit ambulances and 26 Transport Ambulances across the State; Approved the establishment of three new Maternal/ Child Health Care Centres to expand the scope and reach of public health service delivery.
25.Constructed Flyover bridges for Ajah and Abule-Egba areas, and Multiple Lay-by to ease traffic congestion along the Third Mainland-Iyana-Oworo-Toll Gate Road.
26.Established Special Task Force, ‘Operation Restore Sanity On Lagos Roads,’ to clear Apapa-Oshodi Expressway of Trucks, Tankers and Trailers. Between July 20 and 22, 2018, the Task Force successfully cleared more than 2,000 Trucks from section of road between Toyota Bus Stop and Mile 2.
27.Rebranded and expanded the Lagos Countdown, into the One Lagos Fiesta, to boost tourism and entertainment. The fiesta now holds simultaneously at five locations across the state: Ikorodu, Epe, Badagry, Lagos Island and Ikeja
28.Established three new Fire Stations at Bolade-Oshodi, Ejigbo and Abesan, and upgraded facilities at the existing Fire Stations in Alausa, Ikeja, Isolo, Agege, Ilupeju, Badagry-Suru, Ikotun and Agege. Rehabilitated 225 old fire hydrants in Lagos metropolis, and installed 50 new ones connected to the mini/micro water works across the State. Also employed 250 new personnel into the Lagos State Fire Service, and purchased new fire-fighting equipment such as complete sets of Master Breathing Apparatus, Tripod Stand Rescue Equipment, Dragon Max Floodlights, Duraline Hoses, and Power Stream PPU Blower.
29.Completed Ojodu-Berger Flyover Intersection; completed 21 roads and two bridges with a combined stretch of 27.4 kilometers in Alimosho-Agbado-Oke-Odo area.
30.Established Relief Resettlement Camps in Agbowa and Igando to cater for IDPs across the State.
31.Established Office of Overseas Affairs and Investment to promote and coordinate investments in Lagos State, and the Small Claims Court to fast-track justice delivery in commercial disputes involving claims not exceeding N5 million. The entire period of proceedings from filing to judgment will not exceed 60 days.
32.Developed the Strategic Plan for Accelerated Agricultural Growth (SPAAG), and set aside 50,000 acres of land for agriculture in the State. The land will be allocated to farmers and investors for production of tomato, rice, fish, etc.
33.Collaborated with Kebbi State to produce LAKE (Lagos-Kebbi) Rice; and with Kano State to organize the first Lagos-Kano Economic Summit.
34.Launched, in partnership with the private sector, the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI), to improve waste management and processing in the State, by, among other interventions, constructing Transfer Loading Stations, Maintenance Depots, and Engineered Sanitary Landfills.
35.Signed into law the landmark Lagos State Electric Power Sector Reform Law, to guarantee 24-hour power supply in line with Governor Ambode’s vision to attain a 24-hour economy. [/quote]
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by BlastAfonja: 10:37am On Sep 29, 2018|
Larryslim:And you people should be thanking your stars that Lagos is near your region otherwise Ogun Ondo, Osun, Oyo states would be like Zamfara and Borno, cos we know you are naturally lazy..
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by caprini1: 10:42am On Sep 29, 2018|
yemaldo:I love Ambode as a person,but that satellite town to iyanoba extending to agbara of that badagry express road ,is enough to boot him out....the road is a nightmare.The residents of those areas are suffering so much.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by AlhajaChinyere: 10:51am On Sep 29, 2018|
What do igbos dominate in Lagos?
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by ajl: 10:56am On Sep 29, 2018|
I am Lagos born and bred. A son of the soil. Tell your Lord that his time is up in Lagos. People are not blind. Tinubu will be taken to the cleaners. It's the beginning of his end as the Barton is about to be passed to another generation. Ambode is a performer. Even the blind could feel it.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by AlhajaChinyere: 10:58am On Sep 29, 2018|
Ok, your fvck ups will be severely dealt with....just watch.
You are NOT and will never be a lagosian, never!
Ben Bruce went to his home state Bayelsa for political post. Now Pat Utomi has gone to Delta to run for governorship. You think they are fools? Despite spending most of their lives in Lagos with much to show for it.
Oga go and identity your state of origin and get your yam leg out if my yoruba land.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by ajl: 10:59am On Sep 29, 2018|
Are you sane at all. Ambode is a native of Epe, Lagos. He is not like your lordship that hail from Osun and fraudently turn himself to a Capone in Lagos.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by tinubuUGLYwella: 11:02am On Sep 29, 2018|
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by tinubuUGLYwella: 11:05am On Sep 29, 2018|
Then you go to Ogun and contest too and stop making noise here.
Tiger claw ugly face
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|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by mybestlove(m): 11:05am On Sep 29, 2018|
jumpandpas:I tire o. Maybe the criminal tinubu is not having his way as he expected under Ambode.
Thief at old age
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Akanti50: 11:10am On Sep 29, 2018|
AlhajaChinyere:Lagos is not yourubaland.
And stop crying mugu.
Igbos will remain in Lagos until Biafra comes bastard,
No body needs your endorsement to be Lagosian sorry.
Cry us a lagoon..
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|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Rindo69: 11:15am On Sep 29, 2018|
The SW don't care if they are being played. They are only supporting Buhari because it gives them the closest shot at presidency in 2023. Tinubu will then be the head of the cabal cos if PYB wins he will just be a figure head
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by AlhajaChinyere: 11:15am On Sep 29, 2018|
Something is worrying your head Emeka. Nobody invited your igbo parents to come and polute lagos with your birth.
Son of the soil ko, you better face east to see identify your land, werey.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by WritePal: 11:16am On Sep 29, 2018|
Madam (or is it chief?),calm down. Do you remember Senator Grace Folasade Bent? Yes, she's Yoruba, but became a Senator in Adamawa State (Google it).
Now that is Adamawa, a non-cosmopolitan state and certainly not a former FCT like Lagos that the national government developed. In spite of these facts, be sincere, can any non-Yoruba emerge as a Senator in Lagos?
Nope, he will be likely be told to go to his home state, no matter the affiliation with Lagos. Utomi and Bruce did the right thing. I would too if I was in their shoes, especially knowing that in ethnically fragile country like Nigeria, only their homeland will appreciate their effort more.
I know non-yoruba and non-APC HOA members from Festac area only won because of the makeup of the voting population there. Yet people like you call fellow Nigerians in their own country "foreigners."
Someday things will change and the constitution will be amended. Parties like APC cannot be registered as one, people like Buhari cannot emerge as president, and people like you will be irrelevant in serious political discourse.
Change is constant. QED.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Halo22: 11:17am On Sep 29, 2018|
Ambode should fight on, but in doing that, he must ensure there z no skeleton in his cupboard or else he would be threatened with impeachment which might take him off the battle ring.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by AlhajaChinyere: 11:24am On Sep 29, 2018|
It won't happen again. We can't keep welcoming noise making horrid people from Biafra into our territory forever.
We are talking note of your dislike and hatred of your own ancestral land, we will deal with your Bleep ups trust me.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by AlhajaChinyere: 11:26am On Sep 29, 2018|
The businesses we can shut down anytime we like. Confused people.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by PurestBoy(m): 11:32am On Sep 29, 2018|
Kids everywhere that just joined Nairaland, dindinrin
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by OfficialAPCNig: 11:41am On Sep 29, 2018|
BlastAfonja:You are informed.
The fools think we are fools like that. Look at Ibadan the then Pride of WA, we left the city for them they couldn't sustain the development now allowing the glorious city to sink into a rusty republic.
All those fools shouting Lagos, Lagos, go to the same lagos, an average igbo family lives in a better accommodation than theirs.
In spite of the war that destroyed Enugu to the ground, Enugu was named in the first batch of the top 100 most resilient cities in the world the same day and time Barcelona, Paris, London, Athens e.t.c were named. Only 35 global cities made the first batch.
The Ambode they are insulting used Enugu's model to get Lagos included but a typical afonja known for dirtiness couldn't sustain that, the following year, that Lagos was named a mega city of slum.
If Ndi Igbo leave Lagos for them again and move to Ekiti, Lagos would sink into the same pitiable state as Ibadan.
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by divinelove(m): 11:43am On Sep 29, 2018|
Votes won't count, even if a goat emerges under APC he will win or else it will be inconclusive. Don't u have sense at all
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Sagay212: 11:54am On Sep 29, 2018|
ipod republic primaries on NL.....kikikikikiki...awon eleya!!
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Sagay212: 11:58am On Sep 29, 2018|
Please leave tinubu out of this and mention ambode's achievement. We are not talking about politics of bitterness and envy here. You can go do that in your ipod republic. When you lots are faced with issues that require common sense, you will always approach it with useless sentiments, envy and bitterness. Everything to you must be about tinubu. Did he kill your parents?
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Mc4larin: 12:00pm On Sep 29, 2018|
Good evening fellow Nlders. I hope we all had a great day?
Doctors in the house, most especially the gynaecologists, I really need your guidance on this matter. I have a sister that has been battling with something in these past few days.
It happened like this; three weeks ago, she told me she was feeling somehow and doesn't understand how her body is feeling. She finished her menstruation a week before and she started seeing blood coming out of her private part like she's menstruating again after 4days of finishing the menstruation and it lasted for about five days. We checked online for what could be responsible and all we could see are symptoms of pregnancy. In order to be sure, she did pregnancy test and the result came out negative, so she buried the thought since the blood had stopped coming.
Now another issue; She was supposed to have seen her menses around 22nd of September, but has not come up till this moment, this had caused another serious of worries for her. To crown the whole matter, she said her breast is getting fuller. She did another pregnancy test with PT strips, the result still came out negative, both urine and blood.
Now she's really scared of what could be going on. She's thinking of going to see the gynaecologist next week, but for now I won't let her hurt herself so much with so many thoughts because of this matter.
Please what could be wrong? Could it be pregnancy or what medical explanation can be given to this......
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Azam101: 12:12pm On Sep 29, 2018|
Greenback:Keep deceiving your self with likes and shares.Osun done deal Lagos loading for Tinubu again!
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Jman06(m): 12:13pm On Sep 29, 2018|
Just because Ambode refused to allow Tinubu unending access to Lagos state's treasury, they now want to deny him a second term.
Lagosians rally round your governor and say no to godfatherism !!!
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Azam101: 12:18pm On Sep 29, 2018|
It is not a do or die affairs Ambode will only disgrace himself!
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by raphchima(m): 12:19pm On Sep 29, 2018|
I think the headline should be "inside carcass of the APC not wanting to support ambode because he is working more than planned"
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by raphchima(m): 12:20pm On Sep 29, 2018|
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by IloveToMess: 12:39pm On Sep 29, 2018|
OfficialAPCNig:Hehehehe then later they will start giving us history how Ekiti has been the most developed state since early 60's...
these Afonja people lie for a living.
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|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Noel1: 12:44pm On Sep 29, 2018|
Hmm! Bros na true o!
|Re: Lagos 2019: Ambode Dares Tinubu, Says I Won't Step Down by Rumicarter: 1:05pm On Sep 29, 2018|
How do you sleep at night knowing fully well that all these is a Big, Fat, Lie? How please?
You and Ambode are Mad! Very mad?
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