Day: April 13, 2021

Breaking

BREAKING: Lagos State Assumes Responsibility For Female Amputee Hawking In Lagos Traffic

Lagos State Government has taken over the welfare of Mary Daniel, the 26-year-old homeless amputee and single mother, whose tragic story trended on social media platforms over the weekend. Speaking on the intervention of the State Government, the Special Adviser to the State Governor on Civic Engagement, Princess Aderemi Adebowale, stated that the move became […]

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Heroic: Lagos Policemen Turns Down 500k Bribe From Suspected Robbers

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command, recently, turned down a bribe of N500,000 from five suspected robbers they intercepted between Volks Bus Stop and Iyana Iba at 3 am on Sunday. Police Spokesperson, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, in a statement said the suspected robbers were caught stealing items from the China Construction Engineering Company (CCEC). The […]

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Surulere Council Crisis: Lagos Assembly voids council boss suspension

Lagos State House of Assembly has voided the purported suspension of Surulere Local Government Chairman, Tajudeen Ajide. Nine aggrieved councilors last Friday claimed to have passed a no-confidence vote on the chairman. They would later appoint Ajide’s deputy, Sulaiman Yussuf as ‘acting chairman’. The councillors are Barakat Akande, David Adebisi, Kehinde Fasasi, Philips Olubunmi, and […]

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How Amputated Lady Hawking Sachet Water In Lagos Traffic Got A Million Naira

A young amputated lady hawking sachet water in Lagos State identified as Mary Jane Daniels has been rewarded with the sum of one million by Ejura Onoja, Wife of Kogi State Deputy Governor. Mrs Onoja said it was only humane to render her support as she was moved by her courage and determination despite her […]

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Wellbeing

COVID-19: Lagos Pensioners Confirmed For Vaccination

Pensioners in Lagos State have been approved for COVID-19 vaccination, Mrs Ajibola Ponnle, Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pensions revealed. Mrs Ponnle, stated this recently following the request of the Lagos State Council of the Nigerian Union of Pensioners. She said that the State Government is aware of the vulnerability of the elderly to the […]

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My Area

Yaba Magistrate Prosecutes Former MD, Two Others for Stealing N1 billion

A Magistrate Court sitting in Yaba, Lagos State, on Monday docked One Dare Osamo before Magistrate Mrs A. A. Oshiniyi for allegedly stealing N1 billion. Osamo, a former managing director of a Murtala Muhammed Airport-based firm, Star Orient Nigeria Limited, was reported to have been arraigned alongside Ayoola Olore Abisola and Hussaina Abdulkadir, on on […]

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Lagos Police Who Shot Lover Dismissed

The Lagos State Police Command has sacked and prosecuted Sergeant Eze Aiwansoba who shot his lover in the mouth last year. Aiwansoba allegedly shot his lover in the mouth at Allen area of Ikeja, Lagos in October, 2020. A statement issued by the Command‘s spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi on Monday said the police officer attached to […]

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Customs Apapa Command Records 44.8% Revenue Increase In Q1 2021

The Apapa Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, said it has a hit a revenue high of N159.58 billion in the first quarter of 2021. The Area Controller, Ibrahim Yusuf, revealed to newsmen on Monday. Yusuf said revenue generated were from duty and charges, stating that a 44.8% revenue increase on duty collection compared […]

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Lagos Emerge Seventh World Fastest Growing City

The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission said Lagos State is the world’s seventh fastest growing city in the world. This is according to Lagos State’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and Its Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) making the state number one in Nigeria. According to the commission, Lagos boost a whooping N398.7 billion IGR as of 2018, […]

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