Local

Page: 7

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has sent a list of Commissioner-designates to the State Assembly for ratification. The list contained twenty five names of persons who are to assume duty as Commissioners and Special Advisers upon ratification by the legislators. According to a statement signed by the Deputy Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, […]

Many prominent Nigerians including President Muhammadu Buhari have sent birthday greetings to Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka on his 85th birthday anniversary. President Buhari, in a statement wishing Professor Soyinka well, said the sage is a universal brand. A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, noted that […]

Motorists today suffered heavy traffic build up on Mushin – Isolo road under Isolo LCDA of Lagos state, due to the celebration of fifteenth coronation anniversary of the Osolo of Isolo in the campus of Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo. Our correspondent Olayinka Aboderin reports that although there was heavy presence of security operatives and traffic […]

The death has been announced of a veteran entertainer, Mr Babajide Ogungbade. In a statement by his relatives, Pastor Niyi Gbade and Ayotade Ogungbade,the late theatre chief and telecaster passed away on Tuesday, July 9 in Lagos after battling with an undisclosed ailment. Born on August 21, 1952, in Minna, Niger State, the indigene of […]

In a bid to encourage a greener environment, the Lagos State Government is to celebrate this year’s Tree Planting Day across the State. In a statement, the General Manager of Lagos State Parks and Gardens Agency, Mrs. Bilikiss Adebiyi-Abiola, said this year’s tree planting sensitisation campaign with the theme ‘Clean and Green is our Perfect […]

Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, says it has concluded plans to revamp its operations on the waterways to actively compliment the efforts of the State waterways agency, the marine police and other relevant stakeholders to ensure adequate safety of the commuting populace. LASEMA’s Director General/CEO Lagos State Emergency Management Agency Dr. Femi Oke-Osanyintolu made […]

The Lagos State government says it is set to reduce Child Morbidity and Mortality as it marks the 2019 Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) Week which is geared towards the provision of health interventions surrounding maternal, newborn and child health care in the State. The Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Ministry of Health, Dr. Titilayo […]

The prosecution of 14 Doctors by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria over alleged breach of professional ethics and negligence continued on Monday with the conviction of a medical doctor, Godwin Maduako by the Medical and Dental Disciplinary Tribunal. Maduako was found guilty of gross negligence of the charges filed against him and he […]

The Lagos State Government says it has so far expended over ten million naira to take care of victims involved in the Ijegun pipeline explosion last week. The Permanent Secretary in the State Ministry of Health, Dr. Titilayo Goncalves made this known to Newsmen today during a visit to the victims of the incident at […]

Business activities at Sangotedo Market in Eti Osa Council Area of Lagos State have been shut by the Lagos Waste Management Authority LAWMA, due to indiscriminate dumping of refuse and poor hygiene practices by traders, resulting in serious environmental problem in the area. In a Statement, The LAWMA’s Director of Public Affairs, Mrs. Folashade Kadiri, […]


Current track

Title

Artist

Background