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Lagos State Government extends Oshodi-Airport road re-construction to Ladipo

Lagos State Governor,Mr Akinwunmi Ambode Orders Spare Parts Traders To Vacate Ladipo International Market , as the Lagos State Government on Monday approved the extension of the ongoing reconstruction of the International Airport Road to Ladipo International Market axis along Oshodi Apapa Expressway. The Government also announced plans to construct a pedestrian bridge

Lagos makes Yoruba language compulsory in secondary and tertiary institutions

The Lagos State government has now made it compulsory for all students seeking admission into the state’s tertiary institutions to have at least credit in Yoruba Language. The Yoruba Language Preservation and Promotion law provides that all the laws in the state “will be translated into Yoruba Language. Moreso, all state-owned tertiary institutions

Navy apprehends suspected smugglers, seizes bags of rice

Navy apprehends suspected smugglers, seizes bags of rice

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base, Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, has apprehended three suspected smugglers and seized 759 bags of rice smuggled from Cameroon. A wooden boat was also been confiscated in the seizure. The suspects, Yahaya Balaribe, 32, from Borno State; Godwin Owoyemi, 23, and Michael

Burn victim dies after ‘all’ Lagos General hospitals rejected her (Graphic photos)

Facebook user, Ngozichukwu J. Nwokoye, took to the platform to lament over the death of her sister, a burn victim who was reportedly rejected by all General Hospitals in Lagos rejected her.   According to Ngozichukwu, her burn victim sister passed away after suffering from the pain of rejection. Here’s what she wrote; ‘DABERECHI my little sister is gone, oh

Residents groan as their houses get demolished in Oshodi (Photos)

The sight of the demolition exercise in Oshodi Lagos was a heartbreaking one to behold for owners whose properties were demolished. It is more worrying for the affected owners when the payment of compensation is yet to reach an advanced stage. The demolition was towards the expansion of Murtala Muhammed International

“Tough time awaits sexual offenders” – Ambode vows as Lagos becomes the first state to set up special courts for sexual offences

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday commissioned a Sexual Offences and Special Courts for Corruption and Economic Crime Cases, with a vow to make the State uncomfortable for sexual offenders and bring perpetrators of economic crimes to justice without delay. . Two courts will adjudicate on special offences (economic and

Lagos police allegedly torture lotto operator to death

Tragedy struck in Oke-Afa community, Ojo Local Government Area of Lagos State yesterday, when a 43-year-old man was allegedly tortured to death by Lagos policemen attached to Okokomaiko Police Station. The deceased, identified as Bukola Adeogun, was arrested along with over 30 residents of the community by the policemen at about 10p.m., Tuesday

Deji Tinubu buried in Lagos (photos)

The late Special Adviser to the Lagos State Governor on Commerce and Industry, Deji Tinubu, was buried on Tuesday at the Vaults and Gardens, Ikoyi, Lagos. Tinubu died last Thursday after slumping during a football match in Epe, Lagos. A funeral service was held for the deceased at the City of David

How Deji Tinubu spent his last moments on football pitch

Deji Tinubu, the special adviser on commerce, industry and cooperatives to Lagos governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, who died on Thursday, January 25, 2018, was his team’s utility player before he slumped on the football pitch. Insiders at the retreat of Lagos cabinet members and permanent secretaries at Jubilee Chalets, Epe (Lagos)

Lekki, Ikoyi tolls will rise Feb 1 – LCC

Lekki Concession Company Limited has announced that it will increase the toll tariffs being charged at the Admiralty Circle Toll Plaza on the Lekki-Epe Expressway and the Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge Toll Plaza with effect from Thursday, February 1, 2018. The LCC said in a statement on Friday that the upward review

Suspected Kidnapping Kingpin Evans Sues Police Over 25 Seized Trucks

Suspected kidnapping kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, has filed a fresh suit against the police, seeking the release of 25 Mack trucks, which he claimed were seized from him, Punchng reports. His lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, contended in the suit that the trucks were seized without a court order, saying that the

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