Home » Headlines, Lagos, State News » I remain focused in spite of 2019 –Ambode

I remain focused in spite of 2019 –Ambode

I remain focused in spite of 2019 –Ambode

Lagos State Governor,  Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday said his administration would remain focused on its development plans and programmes in spite of the forthcoming elections.

Ambode stated this when he declared open a three-day retreat for members of the state Executive Council and Body of Permanent Secretaries with the theme “Effective strategic planning for an emerging smart city” in Epe.

The governor, who is spending his first term in office, is still eligible to seek another term in 2019, and primary elections of political parties for the coming elections are to hold this year.

He said though people believe governance would slow down this year because of the 2019 general election, his administration would remain focused and ensure steady progress is achieved in the state.

The governor said both local and international development indices reflected that steady progress had been recorded in the task of making the state one of the foremost commercial and social hubs in Africa.

He, however, acknowledged that the government reforms had not been without challenges.

He reiterated his commitment to people-oriented style of governance in spite of the current challenges.

Ambode said the theme of the retreat was apt, but noted that the constraint was how to effectively and strategically plan to actualise the vision, considering the state’s peculiar challenges.

-Sun

Related Posts

EasyFreeAds Blog News Facebook Twitter Myspace Friendfeed Technorati del.icio.us Digg Google Yahoo Buzz StumbleUpon

Short URL: http://newnigerianpolitics.com/?p=49753

Posted by on Jan 26 2018. Filed under Headlines, Lagos, State News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Headlines

NNP BREAKING NEWS:

Categories

Browse National Politics

Featuring Top 5/686 of National Politics

Browse Corruption Politics

Featuring Top 3/102 of Corruption Politics

Senate Politics: Plot to sack Saraki thickens

Browse NNP Columnists

Featuring Top 10/1226 of NNP Columnists

Browse Books & Magazines

Featuring Top 4/14 of Books & Magazines

You’re chasing shadows, Mark tells EFCC

--

FEATURED VIDEOS

SEARCH POSTS BY DAY & MONTH

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
2
3
456
78
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
1617
18
19
202122
2324
25262728

© 2018 New Nigerian Politics. All Rights Reserved. Log in - Designed by Gabfire Themes