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Looming crisis in Imota – Ikorodu as General Hospital gives council ultimatum to quit facility

Less than two months into office, there are indications that Hon. Wasiu Agoro, the newly elected chairman of Imota Local Council Development Area in the outskirts of Ikorodu, is one of the council heads with the most difficult of situations to deal with. According to a report by Impact, the management

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36,000 residents of Ikorodu residents to be tested for HIV

The Lagos State Government through the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency (LSACA) is targeting 36,000 residents of Ikorodu division to be screened for HIV with focus on Imota, Igbogbo/Baiyeku, Ijede, Ikorodu West and Ikorodu North Local Council Development Areas. The Chief Executive Officer of the Agency, Dr. Oluseyi Temowo disclosed this

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Relief as Ambode commences reconstruction of Igbogbo – Bola Tinubu – Igbe road

The Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has commenced the rehabilitation of Igbogbo-Bola Tinubu-Igbe road in Igbogbo-Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of the state. The commencement of the project was announced at a stakeholders meeting where Ambode stated that his administration is committed to constructing motorable roads that would enhance

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Good news as notorious Ikorodu land grabber, Sir K Oluwo lands in Police custody

Residents of Ikorodu community can breathe fresh air following the capture of Alhaji Kamorudeen Lamina aka Sir K Oluwo popular for his notoriety in land grabbing in the area. Land owners, families as well as business owners operative in Ikorodu, Odogunyan, Imota, Agura and other areas of Lagos can attest to the

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Ikorodu residents recount ordeal with dreaded ritualist group

Following the continuous killings of residents across Ikorodu by the dreaded ritualist group, Badoo, people of the axis have expressed their fears on the number of lives lost to the actions of the group. According to a recent report by The Nation, the number of lives lost to the killings by

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Houses razed, properties destroyed in aftermath of alleged Badoo killings in Ikorodu

Following Friday killings of four men suspected to be members of the Badoo gang by residents of Adamo community, Ikorodu, reports have it that the four suspects were not members of the dreaded Badoo gang but are land speculators popularly called Omo- Onile. This has led to a reprisal attack by

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Ikorodu ritualists strike twice in nine days (Graphic Images)

There was panic in Isiwu community in the Ikorodu axis of Lagos today, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, after an entire family was hacked to death by serial ritualist killers, otherwise known as Badoo. The attack is the second time in nine days the assailants would strike in Ikorodu communities. The dreaded

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‘The new market is too far’ – Mainlanders decry location of new Mile 12 Market

The Akinwunmi Ambode led Lagos State Government (LASG) recently announced that it had commenced the construction of the new Mile 12 market located at Imota in Ikorodu, Lagos. LASG embarked on the construction exercise months after it earlier announced that marketers at the existing Mile 12 market, Kosofe would be relocated

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Recession: Ikorodu lawmaker gifts monthly food items to constituents

On Saturday, February 4, 2016, residents of Ikorodu Community were once again in ecstatic mood as popular lawmaker, Hon. Babajimi Benson, representing Ikorodu Federal Constituency donated the monthly food ration to members of his constituency. The event which is held on a monthly basis was staged at the iCare Food Bank

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Heroes of Lagos Mainland: Celebrating People Changing The Face Of Communities On The Lagos Mainland

From the budding technology hub in Yaba, to the popular Computer Village in Ikeja, Nigeria's largest printers community in Somolu, the automobile market in Ladipo, and the industrial corridor from Oba Akran to Ilupeju, the Lagos Mainland is undeniably the focal point of commerce and industries in Lagos. Located in the heart

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