Day: August 17, 2022

Government

Dark Days Ahead For Mainlanders

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company has announced a shutdown of operations following the issues between the National Union of Electricity Employees and the Transmission Company of Nigeria. In a statement on Wednesday via its verified Twitter handle, @IkejaElectric, the Disco announced the shutdown of operations. The statement read partly, “Due to the ongoing […]

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Government My Area

In Abule-Egba: Police React To Alleged Clash With Riders

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin has confirmed the death of one person during a clash with motorcycle riders and policemen in the Oko-Oba area of Lagos Mainland. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, Hundeyin said: “We’re fully aware of the disturbances in the Oko-Oba area […]

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Owambe Your say

EXCLUSIVE: Two Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Hermes

INSIDEMAINLAND – Hermes Chibueze Iyele, also known as Hermes, is the 22nd Housemate in the ongoing reality Tv show, Big Brother Season 7. The Star, known for his bohemian looks, owing to his art background, has been seen by many to exude creativity. Prior to his entry into the reality show, Hermes had the opportunity […]

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Government

LASDRI Tasks Officials on Effective Service Delivery

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Lagos State Drivers’ Institute (LASDRI) on Saturday held its annual train-the-trainer workshop with the theme “Equipping LASDRI Workforce with Essential Tools for Effective and Efficient Service Delivery” to further reposition the Lagos State public transportation sector and unleash the potential of the organization. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Mr. Kamar Olowoshago, addressed […]

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My Area

Huge Relief For Ikorodu Residents | Read More

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Ikorodu Local Government Chairman, Mr. Wasiu Adesina on Tuesday assured the residents that his administration would take all necessary measures to protect people and property in the area. He disclosed this during the screening exercise of 50 community guards who had been hired by the local government to increase security in the […]

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Government

Okada Ban: Why LASG May Embark on Statewide Enforcement

INSIDEMAINLAND– Following numerous complaints about the growing threat and nuisance posed by Okada riders in the state, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on May 18, 2022, announced a complete ban on Okada operation in six Local Governments and nine Local Council Development Areas in an effort to control the disruptive activities of the riders. However, traditional authorities, […]

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Facts about Relocation of Oko-baba Sawmill

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Okobaba saw-millers may relocate to the proposed site in the Agbowa neighborhood of Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland by December. This move was announced during the Governor’s inspection of the current construction site at the projected Timberville, Agbowa, in Ikorodu. According to Sanwo-Olu, the project has been in the works for a while, but […]

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My Area

Alimosho Residents Lament Alleged Extortion By Council Chairman

INSIDEMAINLAND – Some Residents of Egbe-Idimu Local Council Development Area are lamenting the alleged extortion being perpetrated by suspected officials of the council. According to reports, some persons who identified themselves as council members set up a roadblock at the Isheri Roundabout in the local government area of Alimosho Lagos Mainland. An eyewitness claimed that […]

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