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The Lagos State Government says it is commencing the sales of its popular brand of rice, Lake Rice, today in preparation for the coming Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Dr Olayiwole Onasanya who made this known in a news release said that Lake Rice is available for sale in all the usual […]

The Kaduna State High Court has granted the bail application filed by the embattled leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife Zeenat. In his ruling this morning, Justice Darius Khobo ordered that the IMN leader be accompanied abroad by officials of the Kaduna State government. More details shortly

SOURCE- Yemisi Dada The Lagos State Government has commenced a one month free health screening for residents and seven days free treatment for Children between the ages of zero to twelve. The Free Health mission is in collaboration with a Non Governmental Organisation, BOSKOH Lagos Healthcare Mission International aimed at combating organ impairments and life […]

SOURCE- Yemisi Dada Inspite of the warning handed down yesterday by the Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, calling people out for revolution as the Sowore lead group was planning to do would amount to attempt at forceful change of government which is treasonable, according to the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the group […]

The Lagos State Public Works Corporation, LSPWC, has commenced palliative work on the failed section of Ikorodu Road by Mile 12 inward Ketu. The General Manager, LSPWC, Mr Olufemi Daramola made this known in a Statement made available to newsmen in Lagos Mr Daramola said the palliative work will ameliorate the discomfort faced by motorists […]

Lagos is adopting a new security measure that will tighten the noose on criminals engaging in pipeline vandalism and kidnapping in the State. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known to newsmen at the weekend, aftee a meeting behind close door with the commanders of all security formations in the state. The meeting was to review […]

As Lagos State begins sensitisation workshop ahead of Mount Arafat and Muzdalifa Hajj rites, aged pilgrims are to enjoy special treatment to make the exercises easy for them. The Chairman Ad-hoc Committee of Muslims Pilgrims Welfare Board, Alhaji Ahmed Jebe stated this in an exclusive interview with our correspondent, Wahab Akinlade, after a symposium where […]

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has expressed its desire to extend Nigeria’s trade relations with Turkey beyond crude oil. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Malam Mele Kyari, made this known when the Ambassador of Turkey to Nigeria, Mr Melih Uluren, paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja. In a statement, Malam Kyari said that […]

The Federal Government has promised to invest in the animation industry and other creative sectors to make jobs available for youths, boost GDP, and achieve economic growth. The Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this at the end of a four week-training for 1500 youths who participated in the N-Creative programme held in Benin. The N-Creative […]

Lagos State is ready to partner with South Africa in the areas of the economy, Creative Industry, Entertainment, Tourism and other key sectors. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this known when the Consular-General of the Consulate of South -Africa, Darkey Africa paid him a courtesy call at the Lagos House, Alausa Ikeja. The Governor stated that […]

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