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LAGOS MEETS BOND TRUSTEES, PROMISES REGULAR PAYMENT INTO SINKING FUND ACCOUNTS

Lagos State Government on Tuesday met with its bond trustees and other stakeholders of its Bond Issuance Programmes with a promise not to renege on its repayment obligation to the various bondholders as it continues to provide the requisite infrastructure that would match the status of the State. Speaking at the 2017 Annual General Meeting, AGM, of the Lagos State …

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TAX: LAGOS MOVES TO SHUT DOWN HEADQUARTERS OF DEFAULTING COMPANIES

…Gives Monday Deadline To Remit All Outstanding Payments The Lagos State Government on Sunday said it will commence the process of shutting down the corporate headquarters of organisations in the State who have defaulted in remitting statutory taxes to government from Monday, November 20. In a statement signed by the Commissioner for Finance, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade, the State Government said …

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AMBODE PROPOSES NEW TAX COLLECTION STRATEGY

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has stressed the need for the reinvigoration of the nation’s tax collection machinery with technology in order to improve revenue generation from taxes. Speaking in Lagos today at the Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) Interactive session for Executive and Business owners organised by PwC’s Business School, Ambode also advocated the need to …

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ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE STATE TREASURY OFFICE IN THE EIGHTH QUARTER OF THE ADMINISTRATION OF HIS EXCELLENCY, THE GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE, MR. AKINWUNMI AMBODE

The State Treasury Office, in line with its mandate continued providing cash backing and other financial services to all MDAs’ for the implementation of various programmes and projects to boost the State’s Budget performance.   During the period under review, the State Treasury Office achieved the following:-   1.IMPLEMENTATION OF TREASURY SINGLE ACCOUNT (TSA) AT THE HOSPITALS   Phase two …

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PAST AND PRESENT PERMANENT SECRETARIES

1 Mr F.C.O Coker 1967-1973 2 Alhaji S.A Thomas 1973-1975 3 Mr M.O.K Williams 1976-1981 4 Mr K. Bammeke 1982-1984 5 Mr A.O Anjorin 1984-1986 6 Mr F.A.O Adeyemi 1986-1991 7 Dr R.A Soule 1991-1992 8 Mr J.A Onanuga 1992-1994 9 Mrs. Tinu George 1994-1995 10 Mr D.E Morgan 1995-1996 11 Mr L.B Ajao 1996-1997 12 Mr M.A Olagbaye 1998-1999 …

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PAST COMMISSIONERS

S/No Name Year 1. Chief I.S. Adewale 1967 – 1975 2. Mr. O.I.A. Okunola 1975 – 1977 3. Mr. M.K. Gbajabiamila 1977 – 1978 4. Mr. Akin Laguda 1978 – 1979 5. Mr. Sola Agbabiaka 1979 – 1983 6. Mr. Tajudeen Odofin 1984 – 1986 7. Dr Rauf Abiola Masha 1986 – 1991 8. Chief Micheal Olawale Cole 1992 – …

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MR. ASHADE AKINYEMI JEREMIAH, HON. COMMISSIONER

Mr. Ashade Akinyemi Jeremiah was until his appointment by Governor AkinwunmiAmbode, a Partner at KPMG Professional Services, one of the big 4 international professional services firm with specialisation in audit, tax and advisory services. With over 16 years of professional experience with KPMG Nigeria and extensive skills in financial services industry, project and quality assurance management and public private partnership, …

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MRS BALOGUN OLUFUNMILAYO ADEBUSOLA – PERMANENT SECRETARY

Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, (FCA), and Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, (FCIB); and Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Taxation, (ACITN). She attended St. Agnes Primary School, Maryland, from where she earned the First School Leaving Certificate, after which she went to Oriwu College Ikorodu for her secondary school education and came out successful with the West …

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NOSIRU YENUKUNME OJO – DIRECTOR,ADMIN &; HUMAN RESOURCES

Mr. Nosiru Yenukunme Ojo hails from Agonrin Village in the Badagry West Local Council Development Authority of Lagos State. His educational career started at L.A Primary School, Apa Badagry (1967-72) before proceeding to Methodist Secondary School, Badagry (1972-74), Government Teachers Training College, Badagry (1976-79), Lagos State College of Education, Oto-Ijanikin (1981-83) respectively for his Secondary and Teachers Trainings. Sequel to …

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