Day: November 9, 2022

Lagos Mainland flooding
My Area

Flood: Here’s How Abule-Egba Residents are Feeling

INSIDEMAINLAND– Some residents of the Abule Egba area of Lagos Mainland have shared their flood-related experiences, citing the impact on their mental health, property, and well-being. Caroline Ibitoye, a shop owner, and her daughter, Ayomide, described how the flood waters reached their chests and how they scrambled for something to hold onto in order to […]

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Wealth

IGR: Road to a Wealthier Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND – Stakeholders have indicated that in order to improve collection and boost internally produced revenue, revenue committees in Lagos State’s local government (LG) and local council development (LCD) districts will follow the professional standards of the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) (IGR). The stakeholders who are involved in the local government revenue collection […]

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Government

How LASG Is Enabling the Safety of Mainlanders In Transit

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State government has announced that it will impose penalties on all unregistered vehicles operating on Lagos roads going forward to promote safety and the protection of people and property in the state, in accordance with Sections 16 and 196 of the Lagos State Transport Sector Reform Law (TSRL) 2018. Abdulhafiz Toriola, […]

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My Area

Kudos as Lagos Govt provides Housing Relief to Surulere residents

INSIDEMAINLAND – Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu yesterday led members of the state cabinet to inaugurate a 20-unit two-bedroom apartments located on Olorogun-Allen Street, Surulere. The residential apartments were built by the Lagos State Development and Property Corporation (LSDPC). The opening of the mini-housing scheme was greeted by spontaneous jubilation in the neighbourhood. Residents, in […]

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airports
Government My Area

Caught in the Act! Extortion of Passengers at Lagos Airport

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Department of State Services (DSS) announced on Tuesday that it was investigating allegations of unprofessional behavior by its operatives at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. The DSS investigation followed an allegation made by an Abuja-based human rights lawyer, Pelumi Olajengbesi, stating that DSS agents begged passengers for money at the airport. “It […]

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