Tag: Lagos

SARS Dissolution; It is a victory for Nigerian youths says Sanwo-Olu

Abdul Jimoh- October 12, 2020

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said that the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) by the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, was a ... Read More

NSCDC parades 2 suspects over alleged illegal mining

Abdul Jimoh- September 11, 2020

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Lagos State Command, on Friday paraded two suspects for allegedly involving in illegal mining. The Commandant, Mr ... Read More

Covid-19: LASG calls for isolation rooms in schools

Abdul Jimoh- September 3, 2020

Mrs Olufolayimika Ayandele, the Tutor General/Permanent Secretary, Lagos State Education District III, has urged the public and private school administrators to create isolation rooms in ... Read More

NDLEA uncovers 40ft container of tramadol, others in Lagos

Abdul Jimoh- August 19, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has uncovered another 40ft container loaded with tramadol and other banned drugs at the Brawal terminal in Lagos. ... Read More

Tanker drivers start strike Monday as talks with LASG end in deadlock

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2020

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has said that the planned strike by Petroleum Tanker Drivers in Lagos would start on ... Read More

COVID-19: LASG reopens schools Aug 3

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2020

The Lagos State Government has announced the resumption of both public and private schools, beginning from Aug. 3 for students in transitional classes. The Lagos ... Read More

FG Sets Regulations, Performance Simulation Flight Ahead of Reopening of Airports

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2020

Ahead of the reopening of the aviation sector in Nigeria, Minister of Aviation, Sen Hadi Sirika and other members of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) ... Read More

Children’s Day: Lawmaker Urges Parents to Put to Rest Children’s Fear From COVID-19

Henry Solomon- May 27, 2020

Mr Gbolahan Yishawu, member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, has urged parents and guardians to allay fears of their children from the ravaging ... Read More

Mask-up Lagos: LCDAs to distribute 20,000 face masks to residents

Abdul Jimoh- May 12, 2020

The authorities in Ayobo Ipaja and Agabado Oke-Odo Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) of  Lagos State, say they would begin the distribution of 10,000 face ... Read More

Farmer decries egg glut, calls for improved value-chain

Abdul Jimoh- May 11, 2020

A local poultry farmer, Mr Joel Oduware, has decried the growing level of egg glut in the country, attributing it to the novel coronavirus pandemic ... Read More

Lagos Govt increases hazard allowance of health workers to N25, 000

inno.korie- April 21, 2020

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has approved an increase in the hazard allowance of health workers in the state public service from N5,000 to ... Read More

NCDC Confirms 8 New Cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 8 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria, 5 in Lagos, 2 in the FCT and 1 ... Read More

COVID-19: Lagos Discharges 5 Coronavirus Patients, Records Another Death

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

The Lagos State Government, on Sunday discharged five more COVID-19 patients. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, said in a statement on the Update on ... Read More

COVID-19: 4 More Patients Discharged, as NCDC Traced 6700 Contacts

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2020

The Lagos state government has announced that 4 patients; 3 females and 1 male have recovered fully, tested negative twice and have been discharged from ... Read More

Nigeria Records Second Death From COVID-19 Pandemic

Henry Solomon- March 30, 2020

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire announced the second death from the novel coronavirus COVID-19 on Monday in Abuja. This was made known during ... Read More

Censors Board Moves to Levy Contents Sold in Lagos

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2020

The Lagos State Film and Video Censors Board on Friday said that all Audio and Visual contents produced and sold within Lagos would henceforth attract ... Read More

COVID-19: RTEAN Seeks FG’s Help on Provision of Detective Kits, Sanitisers in Parks

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2020

 The Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN), has urged the Federal Government to come to the aid of the union by deploying detective kits ... Read More

COVID-19: Lagos confirms 4 new cases, begins contact tracing of 1,300 people

Abdul Jimoh- March 19, 2020

The Lagos State Government has confirmed four new cases of COVID-19, saying the total number of positive cases in the state  now stands at 11. ... Read More

Gov. Bello Commiserates with Lagos State Government over Gas Explosion

Abdul Jimoh- March 17, 2020

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello, has commiserated with his counterparts in Lagos State, His Excellency, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, over the devastating explosion that ... Read More

COVID-19: Dangote Pledges N200m to Contain Spread in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2020

Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has pledged N200 million to support Federal Government’s effort at containing the spread of Covid-19 (CoronaVirus) in the country. Ms Zouera ... Read More