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New Computer Village, Katangwa to be the largest ICT Mall in West Africa

Lagos State government has once again revisited its plans to relocate the popular Computer Village market in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland to Katangwa, Agbado Oke-Odo LCDA. With over 3,000 ICT small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs), Computer Village is said to contribute an estimated N1.5 billion to the nation’s economy on

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Pipeline leakage: Ojokoro lawmakers inspect affected communities

Days after residents of Abule Egba and other communities in Ojokoro LCDA, Lagos Mainland complained of pipeline leakage affected a large chunk of boreholes in the community, lawmakers in the area have swiftly responded to their cries. Earlier today, Saturday, October 7, 2017, the lawmakers led by Hon. Rasheed Makinde, who

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Policeman, accomplice arrested for pipeline vandalism in Abule Egba

The operatives of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Surveillance team have arrested a policeman and a tanker driver who are members of a pipeline vandals syndicate operating along the Abule Egba axis of Lagos Mainland. It was learnt that the suspects were apprehended after the surveillance team traced the smell

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Shocking! Professor allegedly abducts, sells five-year-old for N60,000 in Meiran

A 57-year-old herbalist, Tunde Ajibolorunsoro, aka Professor, has been held by the police for allegedly abducting a five-year-old girl in Meiran, Lagos Mainland. He was said to have sold the victim, Aishat Muyideen, to his neighbour, Tajudeen Makanjuola, who is also an herbalist, for N60,000. Punch reports that the toddler, Aishat went

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Fake begger who make up to N8,000 per day arrested in Ikorodu

One, Abdullahi Abbas, who specializes in disguising as a beggar to trick residents in Ikorodu was arrested by security operatives yesterday, August 21, 2017. The suspect who disguises as a visually impaired beggar, led by a 12-year-old boy (names withheld) usually begging for alms at First Gate and Odogunyan area of

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Ambode insists on relocating Ikeja Computer Village 

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to achieving the objectives of the renewed Ikeja Model City Master Plan originally conceived to address infrastructural challenges in the capital city. In a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the government stressed that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is

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10 takeouts from the just concluded Lagos LG Polls

The much anticipated council polls in Lagos has come and gone with the recent oath of office administered on the winners of the available 57 seats - all from the All Progressives Congress (APC) – by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. However, the lessons learnt from the elections will forever remain with us

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LASG begin repair of Abule Egba inner roads

The Lagos state government has started the repair and rehabilitation of the inner roads damaged during the construction of Abule Egba Bridge. The construction of the bridge, which was completed last month, led to the damage of many of the inner roads which has resulted to traffic congestion in the communities.

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LASG assures residents of improved water supply

The Lagos Water Corporation has assured Mainlanders and other Lagos residents that efforts to improve water supply has commenced adding that the state is also working to renovate 48 mini and three major waterworks. According to the new development, the Lagos State Government has also concluded plans to inaugurate thet mini

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‘We need parks in Abule egba’, motorists tells Ambode

Weeks after the official commissioning of the Abule Egba bridge by Governnor Akinwunmi Ambode, commercial motorists and residents of the area have expressed their demands to the state government. According to the residents and some motorists in the area, the government needs to re-introduce motor parks in the area in order

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