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Lagos is adopting a new security measure that will tighten the noose on criminals engaging in pipeline vandalism and kidnapping in the State. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known to newsmen at the weekend, aftee a meeting behind close door with the commanders of all security formations in the state. The meeting was to review […]

As Lagos State begins sensitisation workshop ahead of Mount Arafat and Muzdalifa Hajj rites, aged pilgrims are to enjoy special treatment to make the exercises easy for them. The Chairman Ad-hoc Committee of Muslims Pilgrims Welfare Board, Alhaji Ahmed Jebe stated this in an exclusive interview with our correspondent, Wahab Akinlade, after a symposium where […]

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has expressed its desire to extend Nigeria’s trade relations with Turkey beyond crude oil. The Group Managing Director of NNPC, Malam Mele Kyari, made this known when the Ambassador of Turkey to Nigeria, Mr Melih Uluren, paid him a courtesy visit in Abuja. In a statement, Malam Kyari said that […]

The Federal Government has promised to invest in the animation industry and other creative sectors to make jobs available for youths, boost GDP, and achieve economic growth. The Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this at the end of a four week-training for 1500 youths who participated in the N-Creative programme held in Benin. The N-Creative […]

Lagos State is ready to partner with South Africa in the areas of the economy, Creative Industry, Entertainment, Tourism and other key sectors. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this known when the Consular-General of the Consulate of South -Africa, Darkey Africa paid him a courtesy call at the Lagos House, Alausa Ikeja. The Governor stated that […]

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, is collaborating with its counterparts across the globe on ways to adopt new technologies that will better its operations in West Africa. The Head of National Office of WAEC in Nigeria, Mr.Olu Adenipekun announced this in Lagos. He said that looking at the leading role WAEC plays in the […]

A two storey building at no 24, Audio street in New garage area of Gbagada which collapsed partially in the morning has been demolished by the bulldozer of the Lagos state Emergency Management Agency . Director General of LASEMA Dr. Demi Oke Osanyintolu who led the agency’s team said that a trapped occupant of the […]

SOURCE-Akinboye Akintola Eight of the twenty-five nominees of Governor Babajide Sanwoolu as members of the state executive council have been screened by the sixteen-man adhoc committee constituted by the Speaker of Lagos Assembly, Chief Mudashiru Obasa. The nominees were grilled on their core competence, experiences and understanding of governance by members of the committee chaired […]

Residents of Satellite Town in Oriade Council Development Area, of Lagos State have staged a protest over the environmental risks and degradation posed by activities at tank farms in the area. The residents who stormed the State House at Alausa, demanded the immediate relocation of all tank farms in the area. The protesters including very […]

As Nigeria joins the rest of the World to celebrates this year’s Breastfeeding Week, experts have again stressed the importance of exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life of a new born baby as well as mother. Executive Director, Colostrum International, a breastfeeding initiative, Dr. Bunmi Ogundimu made this known in an interview […]

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