Speeches

THE 2017 INTERDENOMINATIONAL DIVINE SERVICE OF CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (CAN)

ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE 2017 INTERDENOMINATIONAL DIVINE SERVICE OF CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (CAN), LAGOS STATE BRANCH HELD ON SATURDAY 18THFEBRUARY, 2017 AT SHEPHERDHILL BAPTIST CHURCH, OBANIKORO BUS-STOP, LAGOS.  Protocols… Calvary greetings in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. I am happy to be part of this solemn assembly …

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AN ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, GOVERNOR AKINWUNMI AMBODE AT THE 2017 ACCESS BANK LAGOS CITY MARATHON ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2017

PROTOCOLS Today’s successful completion of the 2nd edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon marks another leg of our dreams and aspiration to make Lagos the destination of Sports in Africa. We cannot but acknowledge the presence of Athletics Federation Presidents from other Countries, elite Athletes from four (4) Continents, fifteen (15) Countries and participation of close to 50,000 …

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AN ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, THE GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE GERMAN-AFRICAN BUSINESS SUMMIT (GABS) 2017, TITLED ‘ECONOMIC GROWTH IN AFRICA – LAGOS STATE PERSPECTIVE’ ON THURSDAY, 9TH FEBRUARY 2017, IN NAIROBI, KENYA.

Protocol, I am pleased to be here. I have come with a powerful delegation from Lagos which is a strong indication of our belief in Africa and her friends. We are excited to be at this second edition of the German-African Business Summit. With a population of over 1.2 Billion people and national endowments, Africa has all it takes to …

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ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE AGENDA SETTING WORKSHOP ON BUILDING A MORE RESILLIENT CITY HELD ON TUESDAY 7TH FEBRUARY, 2017 AT RENAISSANCE HOTEL GRA, IKEJA

  PROTOCOL On Wednesday 25th May, 2016 the Lagos State Government received the news of our selection to join the group of 100 Resilient Cities network, a cause pioneered by the highly esteemed Rockefeller foundation.This news was a proud moment for our State and a confirmation that our efforts to build a globally competitive State have received international recognition. I …

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REMARKS DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE SIGNING INTO LAW BILLS ON KIDNAPPING, SPORTS TRUST FUND AND SPORTS COMMISSION ON WEDNESAY 1ST FEBRUARY 2017 AT LAGOS HOUSE, IKEJA.

Protocol,   I have just signed into law three very important bills: The Prohibition of the Act of Kidnapping The Sports Trust Fund Law, and the The Sport Commission Law These laws have been enacted to address key issues bordering on security and effectively harnessing the potentials in the sports sector. In recent times, kidnapping has become a major threat …

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ADDRESS PRESENTED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE, ON THE OCCASION OF THE FIRST QUARTERLY TOWN HALL MEETING FOR YEAR 2017 (the 6th in the series), HELD ON THURSDAY 19TH JANUARY 2017 AT AJELOGO HOUSING SCHEME, AJELOGO MARKET ROAD, AKANIMODO, MILE 12

PROTOCOLS   I welcome you all to another in the series of our Town Hall engagements. At the beginning of our administration, we promised that we would run an all-inclusive government which would not leave anyone behind. We promised that we would always directly engage the people. That is why I am in Akanimodo, Mile 12 today.   We introduced …

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A WELCOME ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE 2017 ANNUAL THANKSGIVING SERVICE HELD ON SUNDAY 8TH JANUARY, 2017 AT THE LAGOS HOUSE, IKEJA.

Protocols…   With a heart full of gratitude to God; I welcome you all to the 2017 Thanksgiving Service. This year’s thanksgiving is of more significance as we are using it to usher in the creation of our dear State, Lagos, exactly 50 years ago; thanking God and showing supplication for allowing us to witness the Golden Jubilee Anniversary together. …

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YEAR 2017 BUDGET PRESENTATION BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE CHAMBERS OF THE LAGOS STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY, ALAUSA, IKEJA, HELD ON 29Th NOVEMBER, 2016.

PROTOCOL   At the commencement of this administration, we began a journey with the people of Lagos with a promise to make the State work for all. We undertook this journey with great hope for tomorrow. We set forth not alone, but with the Almighty who has been faithful and very generous to us as a State in spite of …

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THE 2016, COMMISSIONING AND HANDING OVER OF SECURITY EQUIPMENT

ADDRESS DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE AT THE COMMISSIONING AND HANDING OVER OF SECURITY EQUIPMENT AT THE TAFAWA BALEWA SQUARE LAGOS ISLAND ON MONDAY 23RD MAY, 2016 On behalf of the government and people of Lagos State, I wish to express our sincere appreciation to His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, for accepting our …

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THE QUARTERLY TOWN HALL MEETING, THE FIFTH IN THE SERIES

ADDRESS DELIVERED B[Y HIS EXCELLENCY, MR AKINWUNMI AMBODE, GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE, ON THE OCCASION OF THE QUARTERLY TOWN HALL MEETING, THE FIFTH IN THE SERIES, HELD AT TESLIM BALOGUN STADIUM , SURULERE, ON TUESDAY 11TH OCTOBER , 2016 PROTOCOLS Since the inception of this administration and the introduction of our quarterly town hall engagements, the town hall meeting is …

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