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We’ll continue to prioritise welfare of judges – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday said his administration will continue to give utmost priority to the welfare of serving and retired judges in the State so as to enable them continue to give their very best to the economic prosperity of the State.

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N11tn electricity scam: ICC hears SERAP’s petition

The International Criminal Court in The Hague is considering the petition on the allegations of widespread, systematic and large-scale corruption in the electricity sector since the return of democracy in 1999 and under the governments of former presidents Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria, anti-corruption advocacy group Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has confirmed.

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Support calls for power devolution to states, Ambode tasks NBA

As Nigerians seek consensus on the need to restructure the polity amid growing agitations on the issue, Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, has challenged the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, to lend its voice to calls for devolution of powers to states, even as Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo, and NBA President Abubakar Mahmoud SAN, emphasized on strong institutions as panacea for the nation’s economic recovery.

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