Lagos Begins Installation of 2,000 CCTV Cameras – AutoReportNG
Connect with us


Lagos Begins Installation of 2,000 CCTV Cameras



Spread the love

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

Commissioner for Science and Technology, Mr. Hakeem Popoola Fahm, who made the disclosure, yesterday, at a ministerial press briefing, to commemorate the second year in office of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu led administration.

Fahm also disclosed that very soon pupils in public schools will be having free access to the internet with the completion of fiber optic cables being laid across the state.

He stated that the state government is working tirelessly to increase public access to the internet and promote digital literacy.

The commissioner said the projects, among others, are part of the reasons governor Sanwo-Olu is investing heavily in technology, in order to safeguard the state and attract foreign investors.

Fahm said the number of CCTV cameras installed are increasing day by day, but, already, 100 CCTV cameras had been installed in Ikeja metropolis.

He added that upon completion, the project would advance Lagos state economy by becoming a 24-hour driven commercial center, which would allow companies to operate in a safe, secure, and smart environment that would create more jobs and increase the 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 the year 2020, and an additional 3,000km in the 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.

The commissioner reiterated that the project would also incorporate smart technologies into transport infrastructure surveillance and security, healthcare services, education, government services and making Lagos to be technologically developed through the provision of affordable internet access, hence, it would close the gap between the people and the government.

Spread the love

AutoReportNG is your one-stop place for quality news on roads, cars, and anything pertaining to mobility. We keep track of all current news in road, rails, and aviation. We are known to true, factual and investigative news.


FAQ und Support-Chat helfen euch ebenso weiter wie die einfache Menüführung. casino spielen Auch das Feuer speiender berg (umgangssprachlich) Las vegas Bonus Guthaben unterliegt natürlich solchen Konditionen. Der Bonusbetrag ergibt sich” “mit jeder zeit aus deinem Gesamtwert der Einzahlungen kklk Tages geteilt durch Fünf. vom vulkan So sind sowohl Freispiele als auch kleinere Bonusguthaben für pass away nächste Einzahlung möglich. vulkan vegas