Author: Adekoya

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The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, is collaborating with its counterparts across the globe on ways to adopt new technologies that will better its operations in West Africa. The Head of National Office of WAEC in Nigeria, Mr.Olu Adenipekun announced this in Lagos. He said that looking at the leading role WAEC plays in the […]

A two storey building at no 24, Audio street in New garage area of Gbagada which collapsed partially in the morning has been demolished by the bulldozer of the Lagos state Emergency Management Agency . Director General of LASEMA Dr. Demi Oke Osanyintolu who led the agency’s team said that a trapped occupant of the […]

SOURCE- CHINYERE OGBONNA Contrary to speculations from some quarters in the country that Genetically Modified Organisms, GMO’s were not safe for human consumption, experts say the allegation lacks substance. The Director General and Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety Management Agency, Dr. Rufus EBEGBA stated this during an interaction with Nigeria Association of Agriculture […]

SOURCE-Akinboye Akintola Eight of the twenty-five nominees of Governor Babajide Sanwoolu as members of the state executive council have been screened by the sixteen-man adhoc committee constituted by the Speaker of Lagos Assembly, Chief Mudashiru Obasa. The nominees were grilled on their core competence, experiences and understanding of governance by members of the committee chaired […]

Residents of Satellite Town in Oriade Council Development Area, of Lagos State have staged a protest over the environmental risks and degradation posed by activities at tank farms in the area. The residents who stormed the State House at Alausa, demanded the immediate relocation of all tank farms in the area. The protesters including very […]

About twenty one thousand Children in Lagos State between the ages of zero to twelve years, are to benefit from the free health care mission in the next six days starting from tomorrow in seven Primary Health Centers. This is a partnership of the Lagos State government and an NGO, Healthcare Mission International under the […]

As Nigeria joins the rest of the World to celebrates this year’s Breastfeeding Week, experts have again stressed the importance of exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life of a new born baby as well as mother. Executive Director, Colostrum International, a breastfeeding initiative, Dr. Bunmi Ogundimu made this known in an interview […]

SOURCE- Yemisi Dada The Lagos State Government has allayed the fears of motorists over the planned four-month closure of the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to effect repair works. In a statement the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Dr. Taiwo Salaam, explained that adequate measures have been put in place by the present administration to effectively manage the […]

A section of the Jibowu Crossing will be closed for thirty days from Wednesday, July 31 to Thursday, August 29, 2019, for the relocation of gas pipes situated close to the perimetres of the rail line. According to a statement from the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, the closure and relocation work on the gas […]

Mass sensitization and support of stakeholders remain the potent tools to stem the tide of human trafficking in the country. Lagos Zonal Commander of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons, NAPTIP, Mr. Dan Atokolo stated this during a sensitization walk in Ikeja to commemorate the World day Against Trafficking in Persons […]

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