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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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Igando – Ayobo residents cry to Ambode for help on wooden bridging connecting their community

Following the current state of the wooden bridge connecting Igando and Ayobo communities in Lagos, the residents of the community have called on the Lagos State Government for urgent intervention. According to The Nation, some private individuals constructed the wooden bridges to link the two communities for a fee few years

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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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Three on trial for impersonation, LSETF loan scam

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, Lagos will on August 30 begin the trial of two men who allegedly posed as Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) officials to defraud loan applicants of thousands of Naira. Prince Akintayo Akinjide and Adesoji Adeyele were arraigned by the police on July 24, 2017, before Mrs. L.

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Waterways accident: LASEMA gets jet skis

In a direct response to the recent boat mishap at Ilashe in Amuwo Odofin, Lagos, the Lagos State Government has deployed two jet skis to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has taken delivery of two jet skis to ensure speedy response to accidents on the waterways. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode,

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LASG shuts plank market in Oko-Baba

Days after the Lagos State Government (LASG) demolished more than 200 structures in Iwaya - Yaba,  the government has ordered the immediate closure of a plank market in the area. Earlier today, the government ordered the immediate closure of the plank market in Oko-Baba Extension by Wright Street in Yaba Local

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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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