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We are help mates, we must care for our family, Ambode’s wife tells women in Ikeja

The Committee of Wives of Lagos State Officials (COWLSO) held press brief today October 10, 2017 at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa, Ikeja ahead of the 2017 edition of National Women Conference organised by COWLSO. While addressing the journalists, the Chairperson COWLSO and Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs

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How LASG plans to tackle traffic congestion in the state

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. The State Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed this in a

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Police apprehends owner of Yaba shrine over murder of toddler

Three months after a kidnapped four-year-old girl was allegedly used as sacrifice in Iwaya, Yaba, Lagos Mainland, security operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested the owner of the shrine. The suspect, Olalekan Olastise who resides in Ikorodu community reportedly fled the area after news of the killing became

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Drain cover on Commercial Avenue – Yaba set to implode – See photos

Months after the Lagos State Government concluded works on the Chapel Street drain and Aje collector drainage system along popular Commercial Avenue end of Yaba, Lagos Mainland, the just commissioned road is falling apart. Presently, the drain cover linking three canals across Commercial Avenue/Raymond Street and Aje Street/Industrial Avenue is damaged

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Happening Now: Two injured as military personnel fires sporadic shots at Tejuosho – Yaba market

Not less than two persons suffered varying degrees of injuries moments ago at the usually busy Tejuosho end of Yaba, Lagos Mainland, after a military officer fired sporadic shots into the air in the market. An eye witness who spoke to InsideMainland disclosed that the officer shot into the air while

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Bus operators vacate Ikorodu road; turn Jibowu, Yaba streets to loading station

In the aftermath of the ban on inter-state bus operators loading on Ikorodu road, the bus operators who are yet to comply with the seven day ultimatum of vacating the loading stations at Jibowu and Yaba respectively have devised other means to operate in the area. Recall that the Lagos State

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#MorningUpdate: Going out? Stay off Ojuelegba; see other places to avoid

Motorists and commuters who may be going out of the Lagos Mainland should take this advance traffic warning very seriously as activities of tanker drivers heading to the Apapa jetty have resulted into a heavy traffic gridlock in these axes; Ikorodu Road inwards Ojuelegba Ojuelegba inwards Barracks/Stadium Stadium inwards Eko Bridge Iponri/Costain inwards Apapa Apapa

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LASG shuts plank market in Oko-Baba

Days after the Lagos State Government (LASG) demolished more than 200 structures in Iwaya - Yaba,  the government has ordered the immediate closure of a plank market in the area. Earlier today, the government ordered the immediate closure of the plank market in Oko-Baba Extension by Wright Street in Yaba Local

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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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