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LASG shuts plank market in Oko-Baba

Days after the Lagos State Government (LASG) demolished more than 200 structures in Iwaya - Yaba,  the government has ordered the immediate closure of a plank market in the area. Earlier today, the government ordered the immediate closure of the plank market in Oko-Baba Extension by Wright Street in Yaba Local

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Cries as LASG demolish structures in Iwaya – Yaba

Residents and occupants of Abete community in Iwaya - Yaba were thrown into a restive mood yesterday, August 18, 2017, following the demolition of structures in the area by the Lagos State Government. The demolition exercise claimed no fewer than 200 houses with residents insisting they can't fathom why the government

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UPDATE: LASPOTECH Unions suspend indefinite strike

Days after the National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos which urged the striking Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1st, 2017, the Unions have finally adhered to the resolution. Recall that during the hearing on the notice of interlocutory injunction

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Anti-Party Activities: Banire shuns APC Disciplinary Committee

In the aftermath of the anti-party activities and other allegations levied against the embattled National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Muiz Banire, the legal luminary reportedly failed to appear before the Disciplinary Committee set up by the party in Ward C of Mushin Local Government Area

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Indefinite Strike: Court orders LASPOTECH Unions to resume work

The National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos has directed the Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1st, 2017. This court ruling was given yesterday, Tuesday, August 15th 2017, by Hon. Justice F.I. Kola-Olalere pending the hearing and determination of the Unions’

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Ambode mourns death of LASIEC commissioner

Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed sadness over the death of a member of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) Committee, Mr. Abdullateef Raji. Ambode who reacted through a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, described Raji as a seasoned media strategist who was

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Emergency services take new turn as LASEMA launches surveillance drones

In a bid to continually save, protect and sustain lives and livelihoods of residents across the State, the Lagos State Emergency Response Unit (LASEMA) has launched drones to support disaster management and situational awareness in the State. The newly launched drones will constantly be utilized to support Emergency Response by delivering

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Lagos lawmaker condemns jungle justice

Following the increase in spate of jungle justice in the State, a member of Lagos State Lawmaker representing Ifako Ijaiye Constituency II, Hon. Rasheed Makinde has urged Lagosians to shun jungle justice. According to him, the act of jungle justice hinders proper investigation. “The tense environment we have today where everybody is

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LASTMA arrest 8 officials over corrupt practices

In continuation of its efforts to stem the tide of corruption among the state traffic officials, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has arrested eight of its officials for collecting bribe from motorists and other corrupt practices. The officials, who are attached to the Agege-Pen Cinema Office of the Agency,

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LASPOTECH striking Unions ‘mourn’ management’s bad leadership – See photos

“We mourn the bad leadership of Sogunro and the negative history he has brought to LASPOTECH with ‘Akara Elepo. May we never experience this kind of misnomer in LASPOTECH again,” were the words of a member of the striking Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) of the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu on

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