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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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Dump a refuse and go to jail!

The Lagos State Government has warned residents who deliberately dump refuse in unauthorized places to henceforth, desist from such act or face the full wrath of the law. This warning was issued by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare during an “Operation Deep Clean” exercise which the State Government

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Badagry residents decry N500m loss to illegal demolition exercise

Affected residents and traders in Morogbo, Badagry area of Lagos state are counting their losses following the recent demolition of houses and shops which happened last week in the area . The residents said the demolition has brought untold hardship upon them and are calling on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to

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Three women who use their compound for sale & use of cannabis arrested in Badagry

The operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Badagry have arrested three women for allegedly using their compounds as hideouts for the sale and smoking of cannabis to members of the community . It was learnt that the suspects- Adesola Kolawole, 30; Sade Oyewale, 44; and 36 year old

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Police arrest six notorious robbers in Badagry

Security operatives attached to the Inspector-General of Police (IG) Intelligence Response Team (IRT) yesterday, Thursday, June 22, 2017, announced the arrest of six men suspected to members of a notorious armed robbery gang terrorizing Badagry and Seme areas of Lagos. The suspects had reportedly attacked a Customs official, Mr. Garba Usman

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Panic as suspected kidnappers of six students, threaten to abduct pupils from another Lagos school

Report has it that suspected members of the kidnapping gang that abducted six school kids from Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe, have written to the management and staff of Lagos State Model College, Kankon, Badagry, declaring to kidnap some of their principals and students of the school. The kidnappers sent

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Ikorodu, Badagry to get new emergency response centres

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has announced that plans are already at advanced stage to establish two new emergency response centres in Ikorodu and Badagry. The process according to Ambode is to ensure a twenty four hour operational interface with the major response unit hub at Oshodi. Ambode made

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LASG to criminalise power theft, vandalisation

In an effort to tackle crime within the state, the Lagos State Government , on Tuesday May 9 2017 said plans have been concluded to enact a law that will  criminalise and punish who ever engages in power theft and vandalisation. This development was announced during the ministerial briefing in Alausa

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Badagry celebrates Coconut Festival

As part of the plans to stage the sixth edition of the annual Coconut Heritage Festival (AgunkeFest) in Badagry axis of Lagos, the organizers of the event have announced that 2000 coconut trees will be planted to mark the occasion. The event will also commemorate the Golden Jubilee celebration of

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