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Ejigbo, Shasha, other communities may experience blackout for 5 weeks – See why

Residents of Ejigbo, Oke Afa, Foursquare, Airforce, and Ire Akari communities in Lagos Mainland may experience power blackout for the next five weeks. This is because the management of Power Distribution Company, Ikeja Electric Plc. has announced the commencement of upgrade on Ejigbo and Alimosho transformers servicing the communities. According to

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Self medication is dangerous, read more

As the world recently marked World Arthritis Day as declared by United Nations and World Health Organization (WHO), the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) joined the rest of the world to urge patients to desist from self-medication, saying that self-medication practice is susceptible to damage their health. The Chief Medical

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Do you have flair for ICT? You should read this

This might be the end for some ICT oriented but jobless youths as Lagos State Government is set to give platform and opportunities to the people of state, urging students especially to embrace Information Communication Technology as a tool to become financially independent and self-reliant rather than seeking scarce jobs. Speaking

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Beware! Monkey pox has spread to Lagos – See emergency numbers to call

Mainlanders and other Lagos residents should take safety precautions and also maintain a high standard of personal and environmental hygiene as the health operatives have confirmed the spread of monkey pox to the state. Confirming the two cases recorded in the state, the Commissioner for Health Dr. Jide Idris told reporters

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How Ambode plans to fix housing deficit in Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has said that a total of one million housing units are required every year between the next five to ten years to fix the deficit in providing shelter for the people. Speaking at a round-table on infrastructure financing, Ambode said the State and indeed the

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Good news for 2000 Hypertensive & Diabetic Alimosho residents

Power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc (IE) has concluded plans to stage a medical outreach for communities within its network, in line with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) objectives. The event is in collaboration with one of its business partners, XT Monitor Ltd. The activity, which is slated for the 9th

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Lagos Mainland teachers equipped with technology skills

The Lagos State Education 1 has empowered its mathematics teachers with advanced technology to aid the teaching of the subject in classrooms. The teachers were equipped with the skills during the recently held workshop in Ojodu tagged as “Mathematics Workshop And Technology - The Missing Link” in commemoration of the 2017

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LASG orders closure of all illegal dumpsites

The Lagos State Government (LASG) has ordered the closure of all illegal dumpsites across the State, saying it would not hesitate to take over sites used for unauthorized dumping of refuse. The Special Adviser to the Governor on the Environment, Mr. Babatunde Hunpe gave this order during his recent sanitation monitoring

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Over 2000 Surulere, Aguda and Ijeshatedo residents screened for HIV

A non-governmental organization, Joy Welfare and Charity Ministry, an arm of C & S Movement Church, Surulere, Lagos in commemoration of Nigeria’s Independence day celebration held a three day health programme in collaboration with Rotarians for Family Health and AIDS Prevention. The programme which commenced on Saturday, September 30th was held

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16 suspects apprehended for indiscriminate dumping of refuse in Isolo, Mushin, others

The newly inaugurated Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) has announced the arrest of 16 persons for indiscriminate dumping of refuse in unauthorized places. The suspects were arrested on Monday, October 2, 2017 in various areas at Agege Motor Road, Oshodi, Mushin and Isolo between the hours of 4:30am and

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