- The federal government has approved the planned Lekki international airport by the Lagos state government
- The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, received the letter of approval from the minister of aviation, Hadi Sirika, on Tuesday, September 11
- The letter was presented to the governor on behalf of the federal government at the ongoing Ehingbeti Lagos Economic Summit at the Eko Hotel and Suites at Victoria Island
Victoria Island, Lagos - Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos state governor, has received an approval letter for the proposed Lekki international airport.
The governor received the letter from the minister at the ongoing Ehingbeti Lagos Economic Summit at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island.
According to Sirika, the state has the resources to build and maintain an international airport, "which will help to decongest the Murtala International Airport."
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The development is coming few days that the special adviser to Sanwo-Olu on public-private partnership (PPP) hinted that the state is ready to commence the construction of the Lekki airport.
Tragedy Strikes in Lagos as Another Building Collapses, Rescue Mission in Motion (Photos)
Legit.ng earlier reported that another building reportedly collapsed at Palm Avenue, Mushin local government area of Lagos, on Friday, September 23.
A number of persons were said to have been trapped in the collapsed building at Sonuga street in Mushin.
The incident was confirmed by the permanent secretary of LASEMA, Olufemi Oke-Osanyinyola, who noted that a rescue operation is already ongoing at the scene of the incident.
2023 Elections: 3 things we can learn from ‘Agbero’ rally in support of Tinubu
The supporters of the presidential candidate of the APC, Bola Tinubu, have sent some important messages to the opposition through their recent rally in Lagos.
The rally is organized by Musiliu Akinsanya, the chairman of the LSPGM and ex-chairman of the Lagos chapter of NURTW, popularly referred to as Agbero.
The rally, attended by thousands of supporters, teaches the reward of kindness as it witnessed many people who were said to be beneficiaries of Tinubu's kindness and sympathizers.