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    Politics Breaking: Sanwo-Olu sworn-in as 15th Governor of Lagos – P.M. News

    Sanwo-Olu being sworn-in By Kazeem Ugbodaga Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu was on Wednesday sworn-in as the 15th Governor of Lagos State at the Tarawa Balewa Square, TBS, on Lagos Island. With the swearing-in, Sanwo-Olu also becomes the 6th civilian governor of Lagos. At the creamy ceremony, Sanwo-Olu...
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    Politics Ambode Sacks Tinubu, Appoints Kweku Tandoh As Lagos Sports Commission Boss

    The Governor of Lagos State, Akinwumi Ambode, has sacked the Lagos State Sports Commission boss, Deji Tinubu. Mr. Tinubu has been at the helm of affairs of sports since the inception of the Ambode administration; but his reign ended abruptly late Thursday. Kweku Tandoh, a former Director of...
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    Politics Ambode Signs Death Penalty Bill For Kidnappers Into Law

    The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has signed into law a bill stipulating death penalty and life imprisonment for kidnappers. The prohibition of the Act of kidnapping law imposes a penalty of life imprisonment on kidnapping for ransom. It also stipulates that where a victim dies in...
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    Politics Lagos Assembly Makes Yoruba Language A Compulsory Subject in Schools

    The Lagos State House of Assembly, today, directed that teaching and learning of Yoruba language be made compulsory in all public and private schools in the state. Guardian reports that the House, in a Motion, ruled that Yoruba language should be taught for at least three periods in a week for...