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Proposed Lagos International Airport road reconstruction to include 5 bridges

The Lagos State Government has announced that the proposed reconstruction of the 10-lane Oshodi-Murtala Muhammed International Airport Road has been designed to include two flyover and three pedestrian bridges. The disclosure was made at a stakeholders’ meeting for the reconstruction of the road held yesterday, Thursday, September 7, 2017. At the

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36,000 residents of Ikorodu residents to be tested for HIV

The Lagos State Government through the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency (LSACA) is targeting 36,000 residents of Ikorodu division to be screened for HIV with focus on Imota, Igbogbo/Baiyeku, Ijede, Ikorodu West and Ikorodu North Local Council Development Areas. The Chief Executive Officer of the Agency, Dr. Oluseyi Temowo disclosed this

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Agege LG boss takes Lassa fever campaign to markets

In a bid to continue the sensitization drive about the effects of the deadly Lassa fever, the newly elected chairman of Agege Local Government, Hon. Ganiyu Egunjobi, has commenced the campaign against the disease across three main markets in the LG area. This development is in connection with the efforts to

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Lagos to establish domestic, sexual violence fund

The Lagos State Government led by Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the establishment of the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Fund. The Fund among other things will provide the required support and empowerment designed specifically for survivors of domestic violence. The development was announced by State’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for

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It’s no longer business as usual – New Lagos Police chief tells criminals

The new Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Imohimi Edgal, has issued a stern warning to criminals operating in the state saying he would ensure that the residents of the state sleep well. The Police chief made the disclosure during a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, at

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Ambode expresses confidence in new Lagos Police CP

Following the announcement of Mr. Imohimi Edgal as the new Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, the Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed his confidence in the ability of the new Police chief. Ambode made the disclosure today, Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at the Lagos House, Ikeja, stressing that

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Ajao Estate pedestrian bridge to go as LASG kicks off Oshodi – Airport road project

The Lagos State Government (LASG) today Monday, September 4, 2017, flagged off the reconstruction of the Oshodi-International Airport Road, with a pledge to complete the project within the next fifteen months. The State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode had last month at the quarterly Town Hall Meeting, announced that the reconstruction of

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APC suspends National legal adviser for 10 years

Following the recent tussle between the National legal adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Muiz Banire and the Mushin Local Government Area chapter of the party, the party has upheld the decision of its Disciplinary Committee recommending the suspension of the embattled legal luminary. According to the decision of

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Isawo-Ikorodu Militant Kidnap: Ambode donates N5m to widow of kidnap victim

In the aftermath of the killing of a community leader, Osaze Omorogbe, by armed men for leading security agents to foil their operation in Isawo, Ikorodu few months ago, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has donated N5million to the widow and children of a victim. Presenting the cheque to

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