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President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the ministers-designate to live up to the tasks ahead of them. According to him, this is in line with the efforts of his administration in addressing the numerous problems facing the country. The President stated this at the Presidential Retreat for Ministers-Designate in Abuja. President Buhari believes Nigeria has the […]

The National Conscience Party, NCP, has urged the Federal Government to do its best to speedily resolve all issues delaying the implementation of the thirty thousand naira minimum wage. The Lagos State Chairman of the party, Mr Fatai Ibuowo, gave the advice in an interview with newsmen in Lagos. He said workers had endured enough […]

A seven-year-old boy, Joshua Joseph, who was declared missing two years ago, has been found with his adopted mother, Blessing Ozor, who allegedly paid one point five million naira for his ‘adoption’. Joshua was declared missing by his parents, who live in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, in 2017, but he was found by men of the […]

Calm has been restored in Ile-Epo, Oke-Odo market area after a clash between yoruba and Hausa traders. Chairman Taskforce, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi stated his in an interview wih correspondent Ruth King. According to CSP Egbeyemi some arrest were made while some others ran away. He explained that a number of people were injured in a […]

SOURCE-YEMISI DADA Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has hinted that Lagos State Executive Council will be fully inaugurated on Tuesday. He gave the hint at the weekend while receiving a body of retired top civil servants under the aegis of the Association of Lagos State Retired Heads of Service and Permanent Secretaries (ALARHOSPS). The Governor said he […]

SOURCE- CHINYERE OGBONNA African Journalists have been reminded of the need to understand that in reporting conflicts they must aim at finding lasting solutions to the crisis rather than escalate the situation. The founder MEDRIVE, a media training outfit, Mrs. Wemimo Adewunmi gave the advice during a one-day training for African journalists, tagged Sensitive Conflict […]

SOURCE- RUTH KING The Lagos State government says its committed to exploring the potentials in tourism by making Badagry an enviable tourist destination. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu stated this when the Chairman of Diaspora Commission, Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa paid him a courtesy visit, at the State House in Marina. According to Governor Sanwo-Olu, the State government […]

The United States Consulate-General in Lagos has unveiled plan to build a new Consulate in Lagos. It will consolidate on the bilateral relationship with the Lagos State government in the areas of health, education and security among others. The US Consul-General in Lagos, Ms Claire Pierangelo, reiterated this when she paid a courtesy visit to […]

SOURCE-YEMISI DADA Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu today transmitted the final list of his cabinet nominees to the Lagos State House of Assembly for screening. This came four weeks after the Governor sent the first batch of the list to the lawmakers for screening. In a statement by the Deputy Chief Press Secretary, Mr Gboyega Akosile, thirteen […]

SOURCE-ABIOLA PETERS The Federal Government has attributed the delay in the implementation of the “Consequential Adjustment” of the N30, 000 new minimum wage to the unrealistic demands of labour unions. The Chairman, National Salaries, Income and Wages Commission, Chief Richard Egbule made this known in an interview in Abuja. He explained that the current demand […]

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