Day: July 17, 2017

My Area

Graphic: crushed body of a man found at national railway bus-stop Ikeja

According to a Nairaland user, a yet-to-be identified man was found dead at National Bus Stop area of Ikeja, Lagos state this morning, July 17 2017. The cause of his death is yet to be ascertained, but he seemed to have been crushed to death by an oncoming train. See Graphic Photo;  

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Wealth

Firm unveils N5 billion proposed Ikeja IT mart

An Infrastructure development company and an infrastructural firm, Master Reality International Concept Limited, has unveiled plans to build the first Information Technology, IT Mart in Africa. The proposed mart which is put at a cost of N5 billion will be located in Ikeja. The mart, to be named Ikeja IT Mart will be built on […]

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Ambode Administration Government

Ambode donates aid items to the Rapid Response Squad (RRS)

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode today, Monday, July 17, 2017, handed over 150 First Aid Kits to the operatives of Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Command, just as he promised to make the issue of security his top priority. Ambode stated this at the simulation programme on administering First Aid to […]

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My Area

Iyana-Iba residents call on authorities to provide drainage to halt flooding

Residents in Iba Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State have appealed to the State Government and the Local Council Development Area to provide proper drainage to end flooding in the area. Commenting on the issue, Mr Morufu Akano, a resident of the community,  criticised the absence of a drainage system in the area. […]

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Government

Court cases won’t delay LG election – LASIEC

Less than a week to the highly anticipated council elections, the Chairman of the Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC), Justice Ayotunde Phillips (retd) has stated that suit instituted against it on the use of card readers in the polls and administrative fees will not cause the postponement of the elections. Justice Phillips made the […]

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Wellbeing

Police chief condemns harassment of LASTMA officers by members

Following the persistent harassment of officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) by Police officers, the Assistant Inspector General of Police Zone 2, Adamu Ibrahim has warned Police in the state to desist henceforth from such act or be dealt with accordingly. Ibrahim handed down the warning during a recent visit to his […]

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My Area

Read how another attack by suspected Badoo member was averted In Ikorodu

Report has it that an attack by a suspected member of the notorious cult group, Badoo, was averted on Eyita Diasi Okeowo Street in Ikorodu, Lagos state last Friday, July 14 2017. This is according to the information shared this morning through a Facebook page, Ikorodu Ambassadors. The post reads; “We are so sorry that […]

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Ambode Administration Government

LASG commences palliative work on deplorable roads along Ojota, Apapa and others

As part of the measures to ease movement of traffic, the Lagos State Government, through the Public Works Corporation (LSPWC) has commenced palliative work on major deplorable roads. The roads currently been rehabilitated includes the popular Berliet Bus stop along Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, Ojota on Ikorodu Road, Lagos-Abeokuta Express road, Agege motor road and other major […]

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My Area

Somolu residents lament spate of violence in the area

Residents and youths in Somolu area of Lagos yesterday, July 16 2017 cried out over the rising wave of violence in the area. They alleged that trend was not unconnected with the upcoming local government election. According to Somolu Indigenous Youths spokesperson, Shina Abbey, residents in the area were uncomfortable with the current security situation. […]

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