Information reaching 9ja news says that the Lagos State Government(LASG) has announced a list of activities lined up for a low-key commemoration of the Nigeria 60th Independence anniversary celebration.
The Honourable Commissioner for Home Affairs, Prince Anofiu Elegushi made this known at a press briefing. He noted that this year’s celebration will be held low-key in compliance with COVID-19 protocols.
According to Elegushi, this Year’s anniversary celebration will commence with a Jumat Service on Friday, 25th September, 2020 at the Lagos State Central Mosque Alausa, Ikeja.
On Sunday, 27th September, 2020, there would be an Interdenominational Thanksgiving Service at the Chapel of Christ The Light, Alausa, Ikeja by 10.00 am.
“On Thursday, October 1, 2020, there will be an Independence Day Parade at the Agege Stadium by 9a.m, while a Grande Finale of the Independence Day Celebration will be observed under strict COVID-19 protocols as attendance will be by invitation only,” the Commissioner added.
The Commissioner also noted that the LASG is committed to infrastructural development, industrialisation, trade investments and information technology.
Elegushi says the Government’s effort is evident in the ongoing massive infrastructural developments in the State in tandem with the T.H.E.M.E.S development agenda of the Sanwo-Olu administration.
He also commended also commended the foresight, dedication and passion of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu in handling the coronavirus pandemic in Lagos state.
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