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LASPOTECH workers embark on indefinite strike

Following the inability of constituted authorities to meet the demands of workers, academic and administrative activities were paralysed on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) as workers of the institution began an indefinite strike. A copy of the strike notice by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic

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Update: 28 men,12 minors arraigned in court for engaging in homosexual activities

Following the arrests of male adults caught engaging in homosexuals activities by the Lagos State police command last weekend, the suspects were on Thursday, August 3, 2017, arraigned before Ebute-Metta and Yaba Magistrate Courts. Recall that the defendants were caught on Saturday, 29th July 2017, at No. 999 Ikorodu Road/Toyin Close,

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Just in: Fire guts building at Osolo way

According to reports just reaching us from Oshodi-Isolo LGA, there has been a fire incident currently raging a building at Osolo Way, Beside Tetrazini restaurant in Ajao Estate. Although, the cause of the fire outbreak is yet to be ascertained. It was gathered that the fire was put out by the

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Ijegun residents decry three months electricity blackout

Residents of Ijegun community in Lagos yesterday, August 2, 2017, staged a protest against plans by the staff of Ikeja Distribution Company to distribute bills despite the refusal of the IKEDC to repair the broken down transformer which has thrown the community into blackout. They alleged that the transformer in the

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50 year old man risks 15 years in jail over University admission scam

A 50-year-old man, Enilolobo Adesina, was yesterday, August 2 2017, brought before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court for allegedly defrauding a man of N350, 000 on the pretext of processing university admission for his son. The accused who resides in Ikorodu, Lagos State, is facing a two-count charge of obtaining money under false

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Police introduces whistle blower policy to check Badoo activities

As part of measures to tackle the menace of Badoo cult killing and jungle justice in Ikorodu community, the Lagos State Police Command has introduced a whistle blowing policy to the resident. This new development was disclosed yesterday, August 2 2017, by the State Commissioner of Police Mr. Fatai Owoseni, at

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Bus conductors in Lagos to wear uniforms with their names written on it

In efforts to promote the “Smart City Initiatives” by the Lagos State Government, the National President of the Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria (BCAN) Comrade Israel Adeshola, has disclosed that starting from today, August 3, 2017, the commercial bus conductors will wear uniforms and name tags for easy identification. According to Adeshola,

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“Cleaner Lagos Initiative” to commence operations in September

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, said that the cleaner Lagos Initiative, CLI, will commence operations in the first week of September. Speaking on the development, Governor Ambode urged the people to remain patient with his administration as the plan which is a holistic and

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Reconstruction of Oshodi-Ikeja Airport Road to commence in September – Ambode

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode today, August 2, 2017,  revealed that the reconstruction of the Oshodi-Ikeja International Airport Road will begin in September 2017. This information was disclosed at the 3rd Quarterly Town Hall Meeting at Badore, Lagos. The Governor said the road would be further expanded into a 10-lane

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