Here are photos from the 3rd Quarterly Y2016 townhall meeting organised by Governor of Lagos, Akinwunmi Ambode. The meeting held on Tuesday 11th October at Dr Omolade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall, Teslim Balogun Stadium,Surulere.
It witnessed the presence of the Oba of Lagos, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, House leader Femi Gbajabiamila among a host of others.
Gov. Ambode spoke on the plans his government have for various areas of concern in Lagos. they are highlighted below…
Lagos State Government Plans Recruitment Of 5000 Neighhbourhood Watchers To Boost Security.
On Capital projects;
A total of 166.8billion Naira has been spent on Capital Projects this year more than double the 53.6bN spent for the same period last year.
Our budget performance for January to September is 69% as against 65% for the same period in 2015.
”We will transform the Yaba Bus Park with the provision of modern Bus Shelters just as we have done at TBS.New bus shelters have been installed at Tafawa Balewa Square.”
”We have commenced the removal of three roundabouts on the Lekki-Epe expressway and replacing them with signalized junctions.”
”In the next few weeks, we will commence the process of bid invitation for the construction of additional 114 roads across our communities.”
”We will roll out all our empowerment programmes immediately to assist all our youth, artisans and the less privileged in our society.”