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The muslim community in Lagos State Assembly has suspended Jumat prayer activities until further notice. This was made known in a statement made available to RadioOne by the League of Imams at the assembly. According to the League of Imams, the suspension became necessary in order to curtail the spread of Covid-19, which was increasing […]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has expressed sadness over the death of the chairman of the National Democratic Coalition, NADECO, and former Military Administrator of Lagos State, retired Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu on Wednesday. Ndubuisi Kanu, a retired Naval Officer and former military governor of Imo State between 1976 and 1977 died at a hospital in Lagos […]

The planned closure of the Third Mainland Bridge scheduled for today has been shifted to Friday, this weekend. It will be reopened on the twenty-ninth of the month. This is contained in a statement by the Lagos State Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Fredrick Oladehinde. The closure is to enable the contractor to remove, replace and […]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has sworn-in two new Judges of the State High Court. They are Justice Olubukola Aigbokhaevbo who until her appointment was the Deputy Chief Registrar, Special Duties, Lagos Division and Justice Rahman Oshodi who is forty years old and once acted as Secretary to the Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the […]

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, has issued a three-month ultimatum to traders at Ifelodun Plank Market, Demurin, Ketu in Agboyi-Ketu council area to put safety and precautionary measures in place or have the market sealed. Director General of LASEMA, Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu, who gave the order at a stakeholders meeting with the leadership […]

Retired Rear Admiral Ndubusi Kanu, NADECO chieftain and former Governor of Lagos and Imo States is dead. He reportedly died of COVID-19 complications on Wednesday. Born in Abia State in 1943, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu joined the Navy and his naval career included positions in Personnel, Logistics and Training. In July 1975 as a Lieutenant […]

The federal government has been advised to observe due process in its plan to use unclaimed dividends and dormant bank accounts to finance its expenditure. A Financial Expert, Mr Okechukwu Unegbu, gave the advice in an interview with newsmen in Abuja. Mr Unegbu, a past President of Chattered Institute of Bankers, said that the idea […]

Traffic on the Lagos bound stretch of Third Mainland Bridge will be closed for two weeks with effect from the thirteenth to twenty-seventh of January. This is to enable the contractor to remove, replace and cast in place joint twenty-three. This is contained in a letter from the Federal Ministry of Works to the Commissioner […]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has cancelled the ongoing process set up for the appointment of a substantive ninth Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University, LASU. The Governor also directed that a fresh process that would terminate in forty-five days should commence with immediate effect. This was contained in a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to […]

An Armoured Shield COVID19 Isolation Centre has been inaugurated in Victoria Island. The isolation centre was a purpose-built medical facility equipped with ICU capacities to respond to the potential risk of local transmission of COVID-19 pandemic Speaking at inauguration, Governor Sanwo-Olu assured Lagosians that his administration will not backtrack on public health deliverables. He said […]


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