TEENAGE IMPRISONMENT: LASG RESTATES COMMITMENT TO CHILD RIGHTS LAW

... Says imprisonment of under-age children remains unlawful Lagos state government has described the imprisonment of some underage children recently set free from different prisons across the State by the Lagos State Chief Judge, Justice Funmilayo Atilade as unlawful, restating ...Read More

SHORT REMARKS BY THE HONOURABLE ATTORNEY-GENERAL & COMMISIONER FOR JUSTICE OF LAGOS STATE ON THE RECENT JUDGEMENT OF THE COURT OF APPEAL ON THE RIGHT OF THE LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT OVER ITS INLAND WATERWAYS

Ladies and Gentlemen I am are here to speak briefly about the decision of the Appeal Court delivered on 18th July 2017 that affirmed the right of Lagos State to Control its resources, specifically its inland waterways. Sometime in 2012 ...Read More

REMARKS OF HON. ATTORNEY-GENERAL MR. ADENIJI KAZEEM AT THE 4TH YEAR ANNIVESARY OF MIRABEL CENTRE, TUESDAY 1ST, AUGUST, 2017 AT IBIS HOTEL- 10.00AM

Protocol, I am delighted to be here this morning celebrating with the Mirabel Centre on their 4th year anniversary. The basic fundamental behind a successful State is the belief in inherent dignity every person deserves, irrespective of his or her ...Read More

LAGOS STATE TO ENGAGE 2 MILLION LAGOSIANS IN FIGHT AGAINST DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE

In a bid to ensure that no community is left behind in the fight against Sexual & Gender Based Violence, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team has embarked on a 6 months intensified campaign against all forms ...Read More

GOODWILL MESSAGE BY HAG ON OCCASION OF WORKSHOP BY THE JUDICIARY ON DRAFT OF SENTENCING GUIDELINES FOR THE LAGOS STATE JUDICIARY

PROTOCOL- CHIEF JUDGE OF LAGOS, ADMIN JUDGES AND OTHER JUDGES, COMMISSIONER OF POLICE AND OTHER STAKEHOLDERS IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SECTOR. IT GIVES ME GREAT PLEASURE TO BE INVITED TO THIS WORKSHOP TO CONSIDER AND DELIBERATE ON THE DRAFT SENTENCING ...Read More

LAGOS MOBILE COURT AND SOCIAL REGENERATION

Like similar mega cities such as New York, New Delhi, Tokyo and Beijing, Lagos equally has to grapple with enormous challenges as it relates to maintenance of law and order. Lagos’ rising population brings with it, huge socio-economic challenges which ...Read More

LAGOS LOCAL GOVERNMENTS HAS POWER TO COLLECT REVENUES ON PRIVATE CAR PARKS

The Lagos division of the Appeal Court has affirmed the power of Local Governments in Lagos State to generate revenue from private car parks and car lots within the State. The Appellate Court, in a judgment on Wednesday, dismissed an ...Read More

STAKEHOLDERS’ MEETING ON TENANCY LAW OF LAGOS STATE

REMARKS BY THE HONOURABLE ATTORNEY GENERAL AND COMMISSIONER FOR JUSTICE AT THE STAKEHOLDERS’ MEETING ON TENANCY LAW OF LAGOS STATE ON FRIDAY, 7TH JULY, 2017 AT ADEYEMI-BERO AUDITORIUM. PROTOCOL. I am quite elated to deliver the remarks at this Stakeholders’ ...Read More

LASG RECEIVES REPORT OF COMMITTEE ON FEDERAL ASSETS IN LAGOS

Elder Statesman and former Federal Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Femi Okunnu on Tuesday expressed sadness over the current status of the Federal Secretariat in Lagos and other abandoned and surplus assets of the Federal Government in the State, ...Read More

LASG ARRESTS NOTORIOUS LAND GRABBER KINGPIN

A notorious Omo onile kingpin, Kamorudeen Lamina alias Sir K, Oluwu, who has been terrorising the people of the State especially residents of Ikorodu has at last been arrested by the Special Taskforce on Land Grabbers sent up by the ...Read More