Year: 2016

My Area

Construction of Badagry Cinema to begin in January

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has promised the residents of Badagry that he will begin the construction of a state-of-the-art Cinema in the community in January 2017, to be completed in the next 18 months. He said this while advising a crowd of excited Badagry youths on Wednesday at the One Lagos Fiesta in Badagry stadium. According […]

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YemisiFancy’s #MyMainland Diary: How VIO ruined my day

Season’s greetings to all InsideMainland followers and #MyMainlandDiary readers. I’m sure to some extent we all are getting prepared for the New Year 2017!!! I know most of us are thinking right now what the day will look like with the poor supply of electricity, high prices on goods, the economic recession at this time […]

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Ikeja Police building collapse: More defected buildings to be demolished

Following the tragedy that rocked the entire Nigerian Police Force on Sunday, December 25, 2016, with the collapse of a building in the Highway Police Barracks, Ikeja due to structural defects, more buildings will be demolished. During the incident, a Sergeant and a civilian lost their lives on when part of the toilet collapsed while […]

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Government Wealth

N25BN Loan Scheme: LSETF distributes offer letters to beneficiaries of pilot scheme

The Lagos State Government through the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) distributed offer letters to some of the beneficiaries of the pilot scheme of the N25 billion Employment Trust Fund (ETF) today, Friday, December 30, 2016, with a pledge to create at least 300, 000 direct and 600, 000 indirect jobs by 2019 through […]

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Government

Ambode orders commencement of work on Aradagun-Whispering Palms road in Badagry

Succor has come the way of Badagry residents as Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the immediate commencement of work on the 17km network of roads connecting Aradagun community to Whispering Palms. This news is coming moments after Ambode officially commissioned the newly completed Imeke-Ajido Bridge, a major link bridge in Badagry axis […]

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Just In: Ambode commissions new Imeke-Ajido Bridge in Badagry

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has officially announced that the newly built Imeke-Ajido Bridge in Badagry has been completed and is now open for use. This development was announced in a statement obtained by InsideMainland today, December 29, 2016. Ambode stated that the 500-meters long bridge, constructed with pedestrian walkways on both sides, is […]

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My Area

Woman loses three children to Ikotun fire incident

A fire incident which occurred at no. 15 Ikuna Street, Liasu Road, Ikotun Egbe axis of Lagos on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, has claimed lives of three children. The victims identified as Chiamaka, Emmanuel and Chiagozie, died at Do-allars Hospital, Ikotun, where they were rushed for treatment following injuries sustained in the inferno. According to […]

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We would have bombed Third Mainland Bridge on Boxing Day – Arrested militant confesses

While residents across Lagos were celebrating the festive season, little did they know that militants in the Lagos and Ogun creeks were plotting to bomb Third Mainland Bridge – one of the longest bridges in Africa. Security operatives arrested one of the leaders of a notorious militant group operating in Ikorodu and Arepo areas of […]

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RRS foils attempt to kidnap minor

The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have apprehended a suspect for attempting to kidnap a two year-old boy, Chimdi Udwu. The suspect, Suleiman Seidu, 33, was arrested following a tip off by a resident whom he lured to act as an accomplice in the abduction. Prior to his […]

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Just In: Check out the amount of megawatts Ikeja Electric will distribute today

Mainland residents under the Ikeja Electric distribution network may experience low power shedding today, December 28, 2016as the disco company announced the amount of megawatts available for distribution. According to Ikeja Electric in an announcement few minutes ago, the brand “received a total of 516 MW of electricity. We will judiciously distribute accordingly.” Furthermore, while […]

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