Archive for June 14th, 2019

Sanwo-Olu Increases LASTMA Officers money

Image result for babajide sanwo-oluThe Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a 100 percent increase in the allowances of Lagos State Traffic Management Authority officials.

Sanwo-Olu announced the increase when he visited the LASTMA headquarters at Oshodi, Lagos on Friday, June 14, 2019.

Sanwo-Olu promised that the increase would commence from the end of July 2019 while also saying that LASTMA officials would be entitled to free treatment.

“From the end of next month, we are going to double your allowance, from the end of next month. If you are earning N5,000 allowance, we are going to double it for you.

The governor said: “It is Lagos State tax payer’s money we are going to be giving to all of you so the citizens are going to be expecting a new, reformed and more civil LASTMA officers.”

The governor added, “Any LASTMA official that is on duty and has reported one form of illness or the other should be treated free of charge.”

He commended the officials for their service to ensure a free flow of traffic and traffic management in the state.

The governor also reiterated his promise to rehabilitate bad roads in Lagos while insisting the government would be strict with traffic offenders.

He tasked the LASTMA officials not to allow any offender go without paying fine saying, “if the person says he knows the governor, tell him to call the governor to pay the money for the offence.”

Sanwo-Olu urged the traffic management officers to be civil when engaging road users.

“They (people) want a LASTMA officer that shows civility. Courtesy demands courtesy if you are going to even arrest or apprehend somebody, be courteous and respectful to them,” he added.

Star actor, Jigan stages birthday on Sunday

Image may contain: 3 people, people smiling, meme and textPopular actor cum singer, Abiola Kazeem @jiganbabaoja will stage a hilarious birthday on Sunday June 16th June 2019 at Oniru Beach.
He has therefore invited lots of celebrities to be at the event.

Liverpool ask to pay €63m for Villarreal youngster, Chukwueze

Image result for Samuel ChukwuezeIt has been revealed that Liverpool or any other top European club recently linked with Samuel Chukwueze will have to shell out a princely 63 million Euros if they hope to snap him up from La Liga club Villarreal.

Chukwueze, 20, cost Villarreal only 500,000 Euros when he joined them a season and half ago.

According to L’equipe, the Spanish club now have a contract with the Super Eagles winger till 2023, but clubs who wish to sign him before then will have to splash out 63 million Euros, which is the release clause on his contract.

The former Nigeria U-17 and U-20 star scored eight goals and provided three assists in 38 matches in all competitions this past season.

Chukwueze has been listed by the authoritative L’Equipe as the 25th best U-20 player in the world.
And Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has tipped him to go on to become a top player in Europe.

“He can become a very good player,” said Rohr. “He has a very good left foot, he is fast, he has a low center of gravity that gives him balance, he can score and pass.”

Chukwu has made Nigeria’s final 23-man squad to the AFCON 19 in Egypt.

Gist: Simi is pregnant ?

"Simisola getti Belle"- SimiThere are speculations that Nigerian singer, Simi is pregnant.

She shared a new photo with her stomach pointing out and her followers bombarded her comment section with congratulatory messages while pointing out the size of her tummy.

Some of the commenters wrote “Simisola getti Belle” – a line from Simi’s latest song.

 

The singer ignored all the comments and is yet to confirm of deny the speculations.

Chelsea set to sign Lampard as manager after gaining £10m from Sarri sale to Juventus

Chelsea are set to open talks with Derby County over making Frank Lampard new Blues manager following Maurizio Sarri’s departure to Juventus. This is according to the reputable Evening Standard reporter Simon Johnson.

The media also claims that the severance package for Sarri agreed by Chelsea is worth up to £10m. In turn, it will cost £4m for the Blues to prise Lampard away from Derby.

Now Chelsea are determined to make a swift appointment of Lampard as Sarri’s situation has been almost resolved. According to the media, Frank is ‘certain to make a dream return’ to the Blues, where he played in 2001-2014, scoring a club-record 211 goals.

Recently Derby owner Mel Morris admitted that he expected Lampard to be Chelsea manager one day:

“I’m sure Chelsea and Frank will reunite at some point and if that ever happened, you’d understand because that’s his club. One day maybe Frank will manage Chelsea, I don’t doubt that will happen at some point in the future.”

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