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Cries as LASG demolish structures in Iwaya – Yaba

Residents and occupants of Abete community in Iwaya - Yaba were thrown into a restive mood yesterday, August 18, 2017, following the demolition of structures in the area by the Lagos State Government. The demolition exercise claimed no fewer than 200 houses with residents insisting they can't fathom why the government

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Shock as suspected ritualists murder toddler in Iwaya – Lagos

Residents of Ogbe Close, Iwaya – Yaba were thrown into apprehension following the murder of a four-year-old girl identified as Farida Sulaiman in the community. The child was reportedly slaughtered by suspected ritualists in a shrine at 28, Ogbe Close Iwaya on Tuesday, August 15, 2017. According to New Telegraph, the

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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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Beware, human traffickers are on the prowl in Yaba

Mainlanders and other Lagos residents should beware of happenings around their community as human traffickers are now on the prowl. Yesterday, Thursday, July 27, 2017, the Lagos chapter of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) announced it had arrested a 47-year-old man, Bernard James, for allegedly attempting to traffic

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YABATECH matriculates 9,236 Students for 2016/2017 session.

The Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), Lagos, on Thursday, July 20 2017, matriculated 9,236 students for the 2016/2017 academic session. The number of matriculates includes 2,990 Higher National Diploma and 6, 246 National Diploma students. Mrs. Magret Ladipo, the Rector of the institution, said that the event marked the formal admission

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How UNILAG generated N5m from waste

One of Nigeria’s foremost institution of learning, the University of Lagos has revealed it made about N5 million from waste generated by the university community. The disclosure was made by Mrs Sade Nubi, Senior Environmental Engineer, UNILAG, during ongoing Africa Cleanup conference in Ghana. According to Nubi, the school made the

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Ambode inaugurates Herbert Macaulay e-Library in Yaba

Lagos State Governor, Mr.Akinwunmi Ambode, today, Tuesday, July 11, 2017, inaugurated the Herbert Macaulay e-Library located at Yaba, Lagos. Speaking during the inauguration, Ambode said he hoped that the e-library would increase access to all materials that would boost literacy, reading culture and ICT compliance in the state. The governor, who was

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UNILAG Management issues disclaimer on tuition increment

In the aftermath of the viral message on various social media platforms about the purported upward review of fees being paid by the students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), the management of the institution has distanced itself from the rumors. In a statement released today, July 11, 2017, by the

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