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Seven persons, among them a woman, have been arrested in connection with the 11-year-old girl who was gang-raped to death in Ejigbo area of Lagos, three months ago. A spokesman for the Police Command in the State, Mr Olumuyiwa Adejobi, confirmed the arrest. He stated that two of the suspects were traced to Ogun State, […]

Meanwhile, students of public and private schools trooped out en masse this morning in the Ikorodu area of Lagos to resume for the second term of the year 2020/2021 academic session. Our Correspondent Yemisi Dada reports that as early as half-past six o’clock this morning, students in different school uniform were seen walking in groups […]

As part of its’ efforts to stem the tide of covid-19, Lagos State Government has implored Council of Obas and Chiefs, Chairmen of LGs/LCDAs across the state, members and executives of Lagos State Development Advisory Council to resume sensitisation on health precautions as the state combats the second wave of the virus. Chairmen of the […]

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has decorated the Chairman of the state Environmental and Special Offences ( Enforcement) Unit (Taskforce), Shola Jejeloye with his new rank of Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP). The Governor was assisted in the decoration exercise by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu. Jejeloye, who is a […]

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo – Olu has directed Rapid Response Squad (RRS) to impound vehicles with covered number plate in the state.   The directive, which was re-echoed by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, has recorded the impoundment of six vehicles by the operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) […]

The service lane of the Mile 12- Ketu corridor of Ikorodu road inward Lagos will be closed to traffic for repairs from today. A statement by the State Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, said that the closure will last for four weeks. It says that the upgrade of the service lane inward Lagos from […]

In line with preventive measures to curtail the spread of the second wave of Covid-19, the Lagos State Government today (Saturday) commenced the full decontamination/fumigation of Offices in the State Secretariat Complexes and other Governmental offices. In a statement, the Permanent Secretary, Office of Environmental Services in Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources, Mrs […]

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved a further extension of the work-from-home order to all State Public Servants on Grade Levels 14 and below from Monday, 18th Jan. 2021, to Mon., 1st Feb. 2021, to curtail the spread of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. A statement signed by the Head […]

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday said the State Government would participate fully in all the programmes leading to the final burial of the former Military Governor of the State, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd). He said the state has set up a four-man committee led by the Commissioner of Information and Strategy, […]

The Lagos State Government has activated an Oxygen Plant within the premises of the Infectious Diseases Hospital (IDH), Yaba, to provide swift support to COVID-19 patients who require oxygen therapy. Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who activated the plant amidst the increased demand for oxygen occasioned by the second wave of COVID-19 infection, noted […]

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