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Ambode insists on relocating Ikeja Computer Village 

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to achieving the objectives of the renewed Ikeja Model City Master Plan originally conceived to address infrastructural challenges in the capital city. In a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the government stressed that Governor Akinwunmi Ambode is

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Two confirmed dead as Lagos confirms 27 cases of diarrhea in Surulere, Somolu & Oshodi

Two persons have been confirmed dead in Lagos State following diarrhea outbreak in Lagod State, the government has confirmed. Speaking on the outbreak of the disease, the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris said following the heavy rainfall being experienced in the State recently and the aftermath flooding of some

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LG election: Lagos announces restriction of movement

In preparation for the forthcoming council polls slated for July 22, 2017, the Lagos State Government has announced restriction of vehicular movement in the State. This is in view of the elections that will hold across the 20 Local Government and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) across the State. In

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Like VIO, Ambode limits FRSC operations in Lagos

Following the fresh announcement by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode that the Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIO) are permanently banned and asked to stay off Lagos roads, the Ambode government has also limited the operations of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). Ambode made the disclosure at the comissioning of Pedestrian Bridges, Laybys and Slip

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LASG plans big for Community Day celebration

As part of the ongoing activities to mark the Golden Jubilee anniversary of Lagos State, the government has put together plans to celebrate the ‘Community Day’ event for residents in all the divisions in the state. The Community Day event is scheduled to hold on Saturday, May 13, 2017. The event

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LASG denied it demolished Ikorodu-Sabo Market; calls it callous, unlawful

The Lagos State Government has denied involvement in demolition of structures at the popular Sabo Market, Ikorodu which occurred yesterday, Thursday, May 4, 2017. You would recall that shop owners arrived their place of business yesterday to discover that the place have been pulled down with bulldozers while armed security officers

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Govt terminates plan to build world class hotel in Badagry

The Lagos State Government has terminated the contract for the construction of a 48-bedroom hotel project at the VIP chalets in Badagry, which was awarded in 2013 to Messrs. Anatolia International Limited. This development was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde. He stated that

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InsideMainland gets exclusive access into the new Ojota Pedestrian Bridge

It’s official! The suffering is about to come to end for Ogudu-Ojota residents who queue for hours to use the pedestrian bridge on their way to eke out a living. InsideMainland has been reliably informed that the much anticipated second pedestrian bridge will be open to the public in a matter of days. The contractors told InsideMainland, that “the major works on

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Relief as LASG set to commence construction of 4th Mainland Bridge

The Lagos State Government has announced that the construction of the 38km Fourth Mainland Bridge would still begin this year. The disclosure was made by the State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Steve Ayorinde, who revealed that government was committed to the proposed project. Although Ayorinde did not mention the specific

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