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‘181 community roads to be ready in April 2018’ – Ambode

Relief has come the way of some residents across areas with dilapidated roads in Lagos Mainland and other parts of Lagos State as the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has disclosed plans for the commencement of construction and rehabilitation of roads across the state. Ambode who earlier in the year announced

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Beware! Monkey pox has spread to Lagos – See emergency numbers to call

Mainlanders and other Lagos residents should take safety precautions and also maintain a high standard of personal and environmental hygiene as the health operatives have confirmed the spread of monkey pox to the state. Confirming the two cases recorded in the state, the Commissioner for Health Dr. Jide Idris told reporters

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‘We sell stolen ‘Keke’ for N50,000 in Mushin’ – Robbery Suspect

The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command have busted a robbery gang in Mushin, Lagos Mainland following the arrest of a member of the gang. The suspect, Muyideen Adegboye, a furniture maker in Idi Oro, Mushin was apprehended by the operatives while using

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Workers of Yaba Psychiatric Hospital suspend strike

It would be recalled that health workers at the Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba, Lagos Mainland embarked on an indefinite strike on September 20, 2017 over non-implementation of agreement reached with the Federal Government. The union’s demands include; adjustments of CONHESS salary as done for CONMESS in 2014, and the abolition of

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The end is near for illegal boat operators in Lagos; See why

In a renewed effort to stem the tide of boat mishaps often caused by illegal operations on the inland waterways, the Lagos State Government has announced plans to clamp down on illegal jetty and boat operators in the state. The Managing Director of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Oluwadamilola

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Lagos Taskforce arrests 76 hoodlums terrorizing Oshodi and Iyana – Ipaja communities

The operatives of the Lagos State Taskforce have announced the arrest of around 76 miscreants and hoodlums during a raid by the agency in Oshodi and Iyana – Ipaja areas of Lagos Mainland. According to the agency, the suspects were apprehended during an enforcement operation tagged ‘Eradication of Criminal Hideouts’ carried

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New Ikeja MOPOL Headquarters named after slain officers

In honor of two Mobile Police Officers who lost their lives in line of duty at the robbery attack that took place in Zenith Bank, Owerri, the Lagos Police Mobile Force Headquarters Squadron 20 (MOPOL 20) new office complex located at Ikeja area of Lagos Mainland has been named after

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‘Flood has washed away our road’; Asolo – Isawo residents cry out to Ambode

Every year, residents of the Alasalatu, Asolo – Isawo road, Agric communities in Ikorodu West Local Government Area are deprived from carrying out their daily activities due to continuous flooding caused by the rainy season. The situation is further heightened by a road project which has been abandoned for years, causing

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Finally, defective Fadeyi Pedestrian Bridge gets government attention; see restriction details

More than 11 months since InsideMainland exclusively reported the difficulties faced by Fadeyi residents and other commuters who use the now defective Fadeyi steel pedestrian bridge daily, the situation has finally gotten government attention. Recall that InsideMainland reported the appeal of Fadeyi and other Lagos Mainland residents to the Lagos State

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Police arraigns suspect for allegedly raping minor in Surulere

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command has arraigned a father of four, Leonard Ekeh, before a Lagos State Chief Magistrate Court, sitting at Bode Thomas area of the state, for allegedly raping an eight year-old minor. Ekeh was docked before the court on two counts charge of unlawful sexual

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