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Ikorodu Federal lawmaker celebrates one year of fight against hunger

In celebration of the World Food Day, the lawmaker representing the Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Babajimi Benson marked the one year of uninterrupted monthly distribution of Apo Aanu (Mercy Bags) to the elderly, widows and vulnerable in Ikorodu Division #iCareFoodBank. The project, ran through the lawmaker’s

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EFCC nabs suspects for forgery in Apapa

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) has on Monday, October 16, 2017, arraigned two Managing Directors – Epebinu Omoniyi of Pure Pack Oil Nigeria Ltd located at Ikorodu Road, Lagos Mainland and Adekanbi Adedayo of First Hallmark Energy Ltd located at Tincan Island, Apapa, Lagos Mainland – for forging documents

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Money problem: Fred Ajudua in court for alleged fraud

Popular Lagos socialite and businessman Fred Ajudua, was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) sometime in 2005 for alleged $1m dollars fraud along with his accomplice Joseph Ochunor. The EFCC in the charge, claimed that Ajudua, and Joseph had sometime in 1993, defrauded a German-based company — Ziad Abu Zalaf

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Fela used music to fight for liberation of the masses – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday eulogized the virtues of late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti describing him as an enigmatic artiste who used the platform of his art to agitate for social and human rights by challenging government and people to explore development through social

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LASG Executives parley Legislatives, see why

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday urged lawmakers to support the ongoing efforts of his administration to effect key reforms in transportation, environment and energy sectors aimed at putting the State on a sound footing for economic growth and development. Speaking at the opening session of the 2nd annual

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Stop dumping refuse in drainages, Lawmaker tells Oshodi residents

Residents of Oshodi, Lagos Mainland have been urged to desist from dumping refuse in drainages, as it blocks the free flow of drainages. The advice was given by the lawmaker representing Oshodi – Isolo Constituency 1 in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Honourable Olusola Shokunle at the recent stakeholder’s meeting

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Lagos can be net exporter of services in Africa; Ambode says in Ikeja

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has again stated that Lagos State has the potential to be a net exporter of goods and services in Africa. He made this known at the silver jubilee anniversary celebration of the Commerce and Industry Correspondents Association of Nigeria, CICAN, with the theme

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Ambode to unveil Fela ‘Liberation’ statue on his posthumous birthday

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to honour the late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, as the weeklong activities marking his 79th posthumous birthday and the 20th anniversary of his death draw to a close. According to the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the honour is in

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EFCC arrest directors of National Theatre, Iganmu for embezzlement

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 reported that the four directors of the National Theatre, where arrested for embezzlement of funds meant for the Theatre. The funds embezzled includes N24 million and N9 million which was the government revenue annual rent paid by the Nigerian Breweries

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Opinion: Ambode and silent screams from LASPOTECH

By Dele Owolabi In Nigeria, people are internally displaced for many reasons amongst which are: terrorism, militancy, natural disaster, territory conflicts, civil war, etc. Whatever reason that may be responsible for internal displacement, the situations at all settlement camps remain the same. Neglects, malnutrition, mental and physical abuse, vulnerability, diversion of

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