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Cries as LASG demolish structures in Iwaya – Yaba

Residents and occupants of Abete community in Iwaya - Yaba were thrown into a restive mood yesterday, August 18, 2017, following the demolition of structures in the area by the Lagos State Government. The demolition exercise claimed no fewer than 200 houses with residents insisting they can't fathom why the government

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Oworonshoki residents beg Ambode to save community school from extinction

With Nigeria hitting the highest number of out of school children put at 10.5 million according to United Nations recently released statistics, residents of Oworonshoki community has called on the Lagos State Government to come to their aid in the community to avert an impending catastrophe that could throw more

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Good news as revamped Lagos Junior League kicks off in September

After years of inactivity, the popular Lagos football championship, Lagos Junior League that began in 2010 and produced Nigerian internationals such as Kelechi Iheanacho, Dele Alampasu, and Wilfred Ndidi among other is set to kick off on Saturday, September 23, 2017. The development on the revamped championship was disclosed at a

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UPDATE: LASPOTECH Unions suspend indefinite strike

Days after the National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos which urged the striking Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1st, 2017, the Unions have finally adhered to the resolution. Recall that during the hearing on the notice of interlocutory injunction

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Anti-Party Activities: Banire shuns APC Disciplinary Committee

In the aftermath of the anti-party activities and other allegations levied against the embattled National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Muiz Banire, the legal luminary reportedly failed to appear before the Disciplinary Committee set up by the party in Ward C of Mushin Local Government Area

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Ambode mourns death of LASIEC commissioner

Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed sadness over the death of a member of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) Committee, Mr. Abdullateef Raji. Ambode who reacted through a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, described Raji as a seasoned media strategist who was

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Lagos lawmaker condemns jungle justice

Following the increase in spate of jungle justice in the State, a member of Lagos State Lawmaker representing Ifako Ijaiye Constituency II, Hon. Rasheed Makinde has urged Lagosians to shun jungle justice. According to him, the act of jungle justice hinders proper investigation. “The tense environment we have today where everybody is

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Oworonshoki to host LASG transport & entertainment hub

The Lagos State Government (LASG) has outlined plans to transform the blighted areas of Oworonshoki Waterfront into one of the biggest transportation, tourism and entertainment hubs in Nigeria. Speaking on the development, the Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr. Ade Akinsanya in a statement, said that the project will improve the

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Two killed over kidnapping, phone theft in Mushin & Agbado

While the Lagos State Police Command and other security agencies advise the public against jungle justice, an angry mob yesterday burnt two persons to death in Mushin and Agbado Ijaiye for alleged child abduction and phone theft. The suspected kidnapper was killed at Cele in Agbado Ijaye while the suspected phone

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Just In: LASIEC loses commissioner

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has announced the death of one of its Commissioners, Hon. Lateef Oludare Raji who passed away in the early hours of today, Monday, August 14, 2017. InsideMainland learnt that Hon. Raji succumbed to the cold hands of death around 4:00 am in his Magodo

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