Lagos begins installation of 2,000 CCTV cameras

Lagos State Government says it has commenced the installation of 2,000 Closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras across the state.

The state Commissioner for Science and Technology, Hakeem Popoola Fahm, disclosed this at a ministerial press briefing on Tuesday, May 4, to commemorate the second year in office of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led administration.

Fahm said the number of CCTV cameras installed is increasing day by day, but, already, 100 CCTV cameras had been installed in Ikeja metropolis. The Commissioner added that upon completion, the project would advance Lagos state economy by becoming a 24-hour driven commercial centre, which would allow companies to operate in a safe, secure and smart environment that would create more jobs and increase Gross Domestic Product of the state.

Apart from the installation of the CCTV cameras across the state, Fahm said that Sanwo-Olu’s administration had implemented a 3,000 km of Fibre Metro Network connection in year 2020, and additional 3,000km in year 2021, across the state, as part of the comprehensive Smart City Programme that seeks to provide a 24-hour driven economy.

 

Speaking further Fahm said that the implementation of Lagos State Smart City Project is to enable governance, connectivity and environmental security, adding that the use of technology would make reporting of security incidents easy to reach, and promote access to major stakeholders in the government.

Hot Stories

EXPOSED: I Stopped going close to Nengi when I found out she is bathing...

0
    The Big Brother Naija season 5 Reunion show which started 17th - June - 2021 had some interesting highlights last week and one part of those highlights you may have missed was Prince Nelson...

I’m in a very happy Relationship, My Man treats me well, I don’t need...

0
      I'm in a very happy Relationship, My Man treats me well, I don't need Neo — Tolani Baj fires back at Vee     Still so much fire and drama from the Big Brother Naija lockdown housemate...

BBNaija Reunion Gist: Who caught your attention at the Reunion yesterday!

0
The BBNaija Reunion show officially started yesterday with mere introduction of the housemates and their business, Dorathy Bachor who stuned the show with her beautiful Ankara dress looking more gorgeous and sintilliating. Nengi who's...

BBNaija Reunion Wahala: Are you ready with your Full chest?

0
The long-awaited and anticipated Dorathy's Naija Reunion show is finally here with us o, as fans could no longer wait to see how the hot tea will be served from one housemate to another.         As...

Next on BBNaija Reunion: TolaniBaj says Prince is not Man enough, Vee accepts that...

0
    The Big Brother Naija 2020 season 5 reunion started on 17th - June - 2021 which has followed with lot and lots of dramas.     Many Ships have been turned around after harsh exposure of deep...

BBNaija Reunion Wahala: Video which captures the moment Praise and Ka3na were f**king and...

0
        BBNaija Reunion Wahala: Video which captures the moment Praise and Ka3na were f**king and Ka3na told him to continue when he wanted to stop. surface (Watch)     The Big Brother Naija season 5 (Lockdown edition) Reunion...

BBNAIJA Reunion Part 1 || Erica Absent, Dorathy and Kiddwaya throw shades, Ozo’s outfit...

0
    BBNAIJA Reunion Part 1 || Erica Absent, Dorathy and Kiddwaya throw shades, Ozo's outfit the talking topic (Full Video)     Here is a recap of the Big Brother Naija 2020 (Lockdown season 5) Reunion show which...

Reunion Gist: Dorathy vs Wathoni part 2. Wathoni revealed that Dorathy gave bl*w job...

0
      Reunion Gist: Dorathy vs Wathoni part 2. Wathoni revealed that Dorathy gave bl*w job in the house (Full Video)     A lot of Fire and drama from the Big Brother Naija season 5 (Lockdown 2020) Reunion...