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As schools in Lagos state prepare to resume for the 2019/2020 academic session next Monday, over five hundred students who are less privileged were given back to school kits. This is courtesy of a Non Governmental Organisation, Human Development Initiative, HDI, at Yaba. The kits included bags, Textbooks, scandals, socks, mathematical sets and Cash gifts […]

SOURCE- FABIAN ANAW0 The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Dr. Alfred Adewale Martins wants the Federal Government to employ strong diplomatic means to address the attacks and killing of Nigerians in South Africa. Archbishop Martins said in a statement in Lagos that if strong diplomatic measures are not applied the issue may escalate with enormous consequences. […]

Nigeria has recalled its Ambassador to South Africa, Ambassador Kabiru Bala. President Muhammadu Buhari took the decision after a meeting with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo in Abuja. According to reports, Nigeria has also pulled out of the World Economic Forum on Africa, scheduled to hold in Cape Town, South Africa, from fourth of September to Sixth […]

SOURCE- ABIOLA PETERS The Journalists International Forum for Migration, JIFORM has called on the Nigerian Government to take a decisive step in ending recurring xenophobic attacks on Nigerian in South Africa. In the same vein, the body charged the African Union (AU) to wade into the current situation,which has given the continent a bad image. […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep concern on reported attacks on Nigeria citizens and property in South Africa over the past one week. In a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, President Buhari, has instructed the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Godfrey Onyeama, to summon the South African High […]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-olu has urged parents and Guardians to warn their children and wards from vandalising companies owned by South Africans in Lagos. The Governor made the call against the backdrop of attacks on Shoprite Complexes at Jakande and Sangotedo Area of Ajah by some unidentified people due to reported attacks on Nigerians in South […]

Relief has come the way of the twenty communities that were resettled in Eti Osa East Local Council Development Area. They now have a Primary Health Care centre and blocks of classrooms to cater for their needs. The facilities were provided by one of the Redeemed Christian Church of God Parishes in the area. The […]

Eti Osa Local Government now has a One hundred and ten bed Maternal and Child Centre, MCC. It was build by the Lagos State government. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu inaugurated the facility today as part of activities to mark his first one hundred days in office. The facility is the eighth in the series of MCC […]

Residents of Pipeline in Ile Epo area of Agbado/Oke-Odo LCDA are calling on the Lagos State Ministry of Environment to come to their aid. This follows a petrol pipeline leakage in the axis noticed in the past three months. Some residents who spoke with Radio One under the condition of anonymity explained that whenever they […]

SOURCE- CHINYERE OGBONNA There is a need for journalists to always tell their stories using data from official statistics from government agencies such as National Bureau of Statistics. This was the submission of a Civic Technologist with the Code for Nigeria, a subsidiary of Code for Africa, Mr. John Eremosele at the Hack Hackers monthly […]

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