Tag: Lagos

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

Social Media Week: Good sleep Enhances Productivity, Life Span

Henry Solomon- February 25, 2020

 Health and well-being experts on Tuesday disclosed that the lack of sufficient sleep may lead totalent disengagement, reduced productivity and reduction in life expectancy. The ... Read More

Caregiver Docked for Defiling Teenager, Raping woman with Down Syndrome

Henry Solomon- February 18, 2020

A 30-year-old caregiver for persons  with Down syndrome, Kabiru Wasiu, was on Tuesday arraigned before an Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court for defiling ... Read More

Border closure necessary to protect nation’s economy — Sanwo-Olu

Abdul Jimoh- February 6, 2020

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says that the closure of the country’s border is necessary to protect the Nigerian economy against unfair actions which run ... Read More

50,000 people apply for 1,000 teaching jobs in Lagos

inno.korie- January 12, 2020

Mr Suru Avoseh, a member, Lagos State Civil Service Commission, says no fewer than 50, 000 applicants had applied for one thousand vacant teaching jobs ... Read More

Governor Sanwo-Olu to Perform Groundbreaking of OPM Free School

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2019

Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos is expected to be the guest of honour as Omega Power Ministries (OPM) performs the groundbreaking of its free school ... Read More