Jonathan Accepted Defeat For The Fear Of Recession – Fashola claims

The Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said former President Goodluck Johnathan only conceded defeat after the 2015 elections because he knew the nation would witness economic recession soon.

Jonathan Accepted Defeat For The Fear Of Recession – Fashola claims

The Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has said former President Goodluck Johnathan only conceded defeat after the 2015 elections because he knew the nation would witness economic recession soon. Mr Jonathan, before the announcement of the final results, in a move that shocked many political pundits, conceded defeat to the current president, […]

CCB to probe Amaechi, Ngige, Fashola, AGF, others’ assets

CCB to probe Amaechi, Ngige, Fashola, AGF, others’ assets

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Code of Conduct Bureau has begun massive verification of assets declared by top serving and former public officers at the federal, state and local government levels. A statement by the Chairman of the CCB, Mr. Sam Saba, released by the Press and Protocol Unit of the bureau on Thursday, stated that […]

Lagos fearfully removes Fashola’s budget spending from website

Lagos fearfully removes Fashola’s budget spending from website

The Lagos State Government has removed the list of contracts awarded under the administration of former Governor Babatunde Fashola. The list which was published on the website of the state’s Public Procurement Agency,www.lagosppa.gov.ng, stated that Fashola’s administration spent N78.3m on his personal website,www.tundefashola.com, in 2014. The list further stated that Fashola spent N139m on the […]

2,123 policemen protected Jonathan while robbers raided bank – Fashola

2,123 policemen protected Jonathan while robbers raided bank – Fashola

THE Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, on Tuesday said 2, 123 policemen that would have helped to repel the Thursday bank robbery in the state were sent to protect President Goodluck Jonathan when he visited Lagos. Fashola, who said this at the 2015 Agric Value Chains Empowerment programme, lamented that the President’s visit to the […]

Speak up concerning missing $10b oil cash – Fashola urges minister, others

Speak up concerning missing $10b oil cash – Fashola urges minister, others

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babatunde Fashola (SAN) has called on the Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, the management of stste-run oil firm, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and those connected with the missing $10 billion oil money to speak out in the interest of the nation. Fashola, who spoke at the Lagos House, Ikeja […]

Tinubu, Fashola mobilise members for APC registration

The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has urged members of the party to register formally. Addressing members yesterday at a stakeholders meeting held at the Lagos State APC Secretariat in Ikeja, the former governor said only registered members would get the party’s Identity Card and be recognised. He said: […]

CCTV: No more hiding place for criminals in Lagos

CCTV: No more hiding place for criminals in Lagos

By Olasukanmi Akoni Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, top members of his executive counciland some senior journalists, penultimate witnessed  a public demonstration of the use of  1,200 security cameras CCTVs already deployed in Lagos State by the Federal Government. The security demonstration was carried out with the aid of 27-screen video wall monitors At the […]

Lagos 2015: APC aspirants go spiritual

Lagos 2015: APC aspirants go spiritual

…As party lays down criteria BY RAZAQ BAMIDELEAs The second tenure of Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), gradually comes to an end, those aspiring to succeed him under the umbrella of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in the state, are going spiritual with a view to becoming the choice of the party. Checks by […]

Babatunde Raji Fashola – The Cicero Of Isalegangan At 50

Leaders demonstrate a high sense of connectedness with the society as they have great and deep understanding of the relevance of power and that it becomes useless if it is not deployed in serving the people. Service to the people they believe can only be seen and expressed in the degree to which the proclivities […]

WAEC records 100% in Lagos

WAEC records 100% in Lagos

GOVERNOR Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, has said the state recorded a 100 per cent improvement in the 2012 West African Examination Council, WAEC, results, attributing the achievement to the “Support Our Schools Initiative” that promotes better teaching and learning environment in the state. Fashola spoke at the 2013 CRS Awards/Breakfast meeting with private sector […]