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Breaking News; EFCC Storms Former Lagos State Governor Ambode’s House

News reaching WakeUpAfrica360 has it that officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, are currently in the Lagos residence of former governor, Akinwumi Ambode. TheCable who broke the news says the officers came to the house this morning and are still there. WakeUpAfrica360 will bring further updates to this story….

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Ousted Former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, May Get Ministerial Appointment In Buhari’s Cabinet

According to information available, all APC governors who lost their re-election bid may get automatic appointments as ministers. Former APC governors, Akinwunmi Ambode, Mohammed Bindow and Mohammed Abubakar, lost their re-election bid in the 2019 elections, but may be compensated with ministerial appointments. According to Punch, the leadership of the ruling party, All Progressives Congress, (APC) has decided to nominate

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Governor Ambode of Lagos State, Hands Over Power To Sanwo-Olu 24 Hours Ahead, Absent From Inauguration Ceremony & Gets Huge Blasting From His SSG

A lot has happened in Lagos State, between the outgoing governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, and incoming governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The dou had an intimate private meeting on Tuesday night, at the State House, Alausa, Lagos. Where Akinwunmi Ambode handed over the reins of leadership to Sanwo-Olu, and the Deputy Governor-elect, Dr Obafemi. Sanwo-Olu, while briefing State House correspondents, said that Ambode

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“Tinubu Call Your Men To Order Or It Consumes Lagos” Ambode Dares APC Leader

The threat bymajority of the lawmakers to impeach Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode,over allegations of gross misconduct in the appropriation of Lagos State law,has met stiff opposition. For the first time, Governor Ambode has openly daredhis estranged godfather. Reacting to the sack threat and summons by the House of Assembly members, Ambode said, “Halt your evil move or else

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Ambode Under Fire As Lagos Assembly Move To Impeach Him For Alleged Gross Misconduct

Lawmakers at the Lagos state House of Assembly summon Governor Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday, January 28, over alleged infractions and gross violations of the state’s appropriation law. This had led some of the members of the state Assembly to call for Ambode’s impeachment, while others want to hear his explanation before any action is taken. This move by the LSHA

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Canadian Governor Opens Joint Biobank With Lagos State

Lagos State continues to attract foreign investments with the visit of the Governor General of Canada, Juliet Payette, who arrived Lagos on Tuesday October 30th. Payette inaugurated a $4.5M Biobank at the Mainland Hospital in Yaba, Lagos. The Biobank is meant to effectively manage the outbreak of diseases, research and development of vaccines. Payette stated that the West African Ebola

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Sanwo-Olu Wins Lagos APC Primaries

The Lagos APC primaries which held yesterday Tuesday, was almost declared inconclusive, because the National Working Committee distanced itself from the primaries, citing many inconsistencies’. The primaries of which the incumbent governor Akinwunmi Ambode failed woefully, was later rescheduled to hold today. And so the duo of Ambode and his opponent Sanwo-Olu also quickly mobilized their supporters to be on

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Buhari In Closed Door Meeting With Tinubu Ahead Of Tomorrow’s APC Primaries

Yesterday Monday October 1, after the APC primaries in Lagos had been postponed to today Tuesday 2nd October. Ahmed Tinubu, leader of the APC went to Abuja where he had a closed door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari. Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode was not present at the meeting which held inside Aso Villa. Ambode before now has been battling

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Coast Clears For Gov Ambode As Tinubu Finally Endorses Him

The coast has finally been cleared for Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, as he has finally gotten the endorsement from APC Leader, Ahmed Tinubu to run for re-election in Lagos State. Tinubu’s endorsement also puts all the stories about purported plans to impeach him to rest. Governor Ambode also stated emphatically, while attending the APC delegates election in Epe Lagos,

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Intrigues In Lagos State Politics As Plot To Impeach Ambode Thickens

Gov Akinwunmi Ambode who picked up his second term reelection nomination form in Abuja on Monday, has asked to withdraw his second term bid or be impeached by Lagos State Assembly, according to inside reports. An inside source says that 57 LG chairmen have allegedly signed against Governor Ambode, they instead support Jide Sanwoolu. Sanwoolu is believed to be Bola

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