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InsideMainland’s parent company, Modion Communications Emerges Nigeria’s Outstanding Young PR Agency of the Year 2017

Modion Communications, one of Nigeria’s fast growing Public Relations and Communications solutions providing agency, has been named ‘Outstanding Young PR agency of the Year’ at the 2017 edition of the Marketing Edge Brands & Advertising Excellence Awards, on Friday June 17, 2017, in Lagos. Marketing Edge is a leading media platform

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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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Lagos launches official site for Ready.Set.Work undergraduates internship scheme

The Lagos State Government yesterday, Thursday, June 15, 2017, announced the official opening of its website to register intending applicants for the 2017 edition of Ready.Set.Work (RSW) scheme. The scheme is an entrepreneurship and employability initiative designed to equip final year students of tertiary institutions in the State with the

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LASG introduces new graduate internship programme to tackle youth unemployment

In a bid to reduce the high rate of youth unemployment, the Lagos State Government has launched an internship programme aimed at empowering young graduates to increase their employability skills and create more opportunities for them. Speaking at the induction programme of the internship scheme on Thursday, June 1, 2017 the

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Yaba set to house the biggest tech hub in Nigeria

As part of the plans to foster technological advancement in Lagos State and promote the existence of incubation hubs, the Lagos State Government has acquired 800 square meters of land to construct a technology hub. Proposed to be Nigeria’s biggest technology hub, the development was announced by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode during

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Primero boss reveals why BRT fares remain same after drop in diesel cost

Two months after the management of the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) commenced the increase in bus fares across the BRT corridors under its coverage which led to various complaints by commuters, recent indications show that the bus fare would not be reduced any time soon. The development is following the recent

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Uber drivers halt Lagos movement over 40% price reduction

Days after transportation network company, Uber, slashed its fare rates by 40%, the driver-partners in the scheme have embarked upon a peaceful protest against the decision. The decision to embark on the strike by the drivers became a necessity after the Uber management refused to change the 25% rate charged on

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Good news for Mainlanders as Uber slashes transport fare by 40%; See new rates

There is good news for Mainlanders as transportation network company, Uber, announces a 40% reduction in fare rates on the Lagos Mainland. The rates which kicked off yesterday, May 4, 2017, is perceived by users as a direct response to the latest price rate reduction by another brand, Taxify. The management released

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World Press Freedom Day: LASU Defeats UNILAG, YABATECH to clinch Int’l Debate Trophy

Students of Lagos State University (LASU) emerged the Best State University in Nigeria following their win at the World Press Freedom Day Debate organised by the United States of America Consul in Nigeria. The LASU Students, who are from the School of Communication defeated their counterparts from University of Lagos, Yaba

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23,000 businesses to be touched by LSETF in 2017 – Akin Oyebode

The Executive Secretary of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF), Akintunde Oyebode, has stressed that the target set for the Trust Fund in 2017 is to touch 23,000 businesses. Akin Oyebode made the disclosure during the ongoing LSETF Grassroots Engagement and Education on its loans scheme. According to Oybode, “the LSETF

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