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Stop dumping refuse in drainages, Lawmaker tells Oshodi residents

Residents of Oshodi, Lagos Mainland have been urged to desist from dumping refuse in drainages, as it blocks the free flow of drainages. The advice was given by the lawmaker representing Oshodi – Isolo Constituency 1 in the Lagos State House of Assembly, Honourable Olusola Shokunle at the recent stakeholder’s meeting

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Desmond Elliot donates “Keke Maruwa” to Surulere residents

Nollywood Actor, director and producer turned politician, Hon. Desmond Elliot has donated tricycles popularly known as Keke Maruwa to the members of his constituency in Surulare, Lagos Mainland. Elliot, who in 2015, won a seat in the Lagos State House of Assembly, representing Surulere Constituency, Ward G, on the platform of

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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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How hackers defrauded Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker of over N9million

The State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Panti, Yaba, of the Lagos State Police Command, has arraigned three men before a Federal High Court for allegedly defrauding the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, of N9.2 million. The three men, Frank Nwokobia, 27; Ezeoke Kanayochukwu, 25,

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Just In: Lagos Assembly loses member

A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Honourable Kazeem Ademola Alimi, is dead. The lawmaker prior to his death represented Eti Osa State Constituency 1 in the Assembly. He died today, Tuesday, July 18, 2017, after brief illness. In a statement signed by Musbau Razak, the Chief Press Secretary to

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Uproar as Lagos Assembly amends LASIEC law four days to council polls

With only four days left to the July 22 council elections across the 20 LGs and 37 LCDAs in Lagos State, the State House of Assembly has hurriedly amended and passed into law, the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (Amendment) Bill 2017. The bill which was passed into law during a

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Lagos Assembly seeks suspension of Oriade LCDA Sole Administrator over financial misappropriation

The Lagos State House of Assembly has called on Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode to suspend Mr Habeeb Aileru, the Sole Administrator of Oriade Local Council Development Area (LCDA), over alleged financial misappropriation. The House frowned at the Sole Administrator’s disobedience to extant financial laws and flagrant disregard of the

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I started as a party agent – Nigeria’s youngest LG boss speaks on his political journey

In an interactive session with the convener of Involve Africa held in Ikeja, Lagos on Tuesday, June 27 2017 , Hon. Gbenga Abiola shared his experience of being the youngest sole administrator in the history of Lagos politics and his current as the sole Administrator of Agege Local Government. The event

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Lagos move to review salaries of monarchs

The Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday, Thursday, June 1, 2017, called for an upward review of salaries of traditional rulers in the state. The move was following its resolution after adopting a motion for the ‘Upward Review of Traditional Rulers’ Remuneration and the Use of Yoruba Language as a

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PHOTOS: See the massive crowd as Ambode commissions Abule-egba bridge

The D-day is here and the Abule-Egba Bridge is finally being commissioned by Governor Ambode as scheduled. The residents of  Agbado- Okeodo  were in great smiles as they welcomed the Lagos state Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode  and other government officials for the commissioning of the bridge. See more photos below;        

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