Day: October 17, 2017

Government Wellbeing

Ikorodu Federal lawmaker celebrates one year of fight against hunger

In celebration of the World Food Day, the lawmaker representing the Ikorodu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon Babajimi Benson marked the one year of uninterrupted monthly distribution of Apo Aanu (Mercy Bags) to the elderly, widows and vulnerable in Ikorodu Division #iCareFoodBank. The project, ran through the lawmaker’s #iCareFoundation commenced in October […]

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My Area

Group raises alarm on Lagos Police extortion, illegal road blocks in Ikorodu

A human rights organisation, Save Lagos Group, has raised an alarm on the safety of pupils of the state-owned Lagos State Government Model College located in Ikorodu area of the state. Specifically, the Save Lagos Group is accusing operatives of the Lagos State Police Command attached to the school of abdicating their responsibility of protecting […]

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My Area

Beware! Kidnapers are on the loose in Orile – Agege

Parents and guardians in Orile – Agege community, Lagos Mainland should be wary of happenings in their neighbourhood as kidnappers are now on the prowl in the area. Residents of Oyewole Road, Orile – Agege were bewildered yesterday, Monday, October 16, 2017, after officials of the Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LNSC) arrested two suspected kidnappers […]

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My Area

Apprehension as security guards murder resident in Surulere

There was pandemonium in Ikenne Street, Surulere, Lagos, on Saturday, October 14, 2017, after residents of the area discovered the body of an Uber driver dumped in the area by unidentified men. The deceased, Utibe Akpan, who is also a resident of the area, was allegedly killed by security guards who also dumped his body […]

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Owambe

Photos: Literary legend, Wole Soyinka makes surprise stage appearance at #Felabration2017

Multiple award winning, Nigerian playwright, poet and Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka made a surprise appearance at Felabration on sunday 15th of October 2017. The literature professor who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1986 is the first African to be honoured in that category and a cousin of the late revolutionary African musician, Fela […]

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Wealth

200 UNILAG students to partake in life changing coaching – see details

In celebration of the ‘Youth Impact Week 2017’ Lufthansa Group and Help Alliance have teamed up with University of Lagos, Unilag, Akoka, Lagos Mainland, to make 200 Unilag students beneficiaries of the One week coaching programme, which aimed at training participant to develop sustainable business models using different innovative techniques. The event has been scheduled […]

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Government

EFCC nabs suspects for forgery in Apapa

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) has on Monday, October 16, 2017, arraigned two Managing Directors – Epebinu Omoniyi of Pure Pack Oil Nigeria Ltd located at Ikorodu Road, Lagos Mainland and Adekanbi Adedayo of First Hallmark Energy Ltd located at Tincan Island, Apapa, Lagos Mainland – for forging documents to the Nigerian National […]

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Wellbeing

End in sight for medical tourism? LASUTH set for full cardiac surgery

As part of efforts to stem overseas medical tourism by Nigerians, the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja Lagos, says it will soon begin full cardiac surgery. Prof. Adewole Oke, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), disclosed his development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the teaching hospital […]

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