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Exclusive: Find out why LASIEC will not use card readers for council polls

The Chairman of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) Justice Ayotunde Phillips retd has revealed that biometric card readers used in the 2015 general elections across the country will not be used during the much anticipated Lagos State council polls scheduled to hold in July 2017. Justice Phillips retd made

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Ambode explains why forthcoming Eid Fitri celebration will not hold at State House Alausa

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has explained the decision of his administration to host Muslims for the forthcoming Eid Fitri celebration in twenty centres across the State as opposed to the usual tradition of hosting at the State House. He said the decision was part of the strategy to

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Just In: APC retrieves Ojokoro LCDA chairmanship ticket from Hon. Hameed Tijani, hands it to Hon. Okeyomi

Information reaching us at InsideMainland has it that the chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have retrieved the ticket from its already member, Hon. Hameed Tijani and handed it over to his contender - Hon. Dipo Okeyemi popularly known as Carry Go - for chairmanship position in Ojokoro Local

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APC Mainland LG chairmanship aspirant, Dayo Israel blows hot, slams party structure

In what looked like a major shock, the chairmanship aspirant for Mainland Local Government, Dayo Israel, under the All Progressives Congress (APC) has publicly condemned the actions of the leaders of his party saying the decision to adopt consensus candidacy across the 20 LGs and 37 LCDAs in the forthcoming

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Apapa road shutdown may lead to fuel scarcity, Petrol tanker drivers warn

Following the complete shutdown of the Apapa expressway for repairs, the South-West Chairman of the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has expressed fears that the gridlock being experienced by petroleum tankers and vehicles may result to fuel scarcity in Lagos state. The Chairman, Alhaji Tokunbo Korodo, made

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LASG inaugurates Special Taskforce to evacuate abandoned vehicles on Lagos roads

In an effort to make Lagos State cleaner, healthier and more liveable, the Lagos State government has announced that starting July 1, 2017, it will begin to evacuate abandoned vehicles littering the state. In a statement released yesterday, June 19, 2017, the state government said that a Taskforce has been established to carry

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Ambode swears in new LASIEC commissioners

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today, Monday, June 19, 2017, sworn-in new Commissioners of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC). The Governor also swore-in members of the State’s Public Procurement Agency, Audit Service Commission, Director-General of the State’s Safety Commission and also inaugurated members of the State Science and

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Festive Celebration: LASG resumes sale of Lake Rice

Ahead of the celebration of the Muslim festive season, the Lagos state Government (LASG) has announced that sales Lake Rice will commence today, Monday, June 19, 2017, at the designated approved retail outlets across the state. The development was disclosed yesterday, June 18, 2017, by the Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr.

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I am not going to run for council position again. Never!; Dayo Israel says on failed attempt at Mainland LG Chairmanship

Following his failed attempt at the Lagos Mainland Local Government chairmanship position, young politician, Dayo Israel has declared that he will never run an elective position at the council level ever again. Dayo Israel made the declaration during InsideMainland engagement programme, #InsideMainlandEngage tweet-chat, stressing that running for council position in another

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Agege LG Sole administrator, Hon. Gbenga Abiola builds first carpentry and shoemaking unit in Agege LG

As part of his efforts to aid skills acquisition in Agege Local Government, the Sole Administrator of the LG, Hon. Gbenga Abiola, has completed construction of a vocational training the workshop where residents can learn shoemaking and carpentry in the local government secretariat. The feat, which is the first of its

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