Day: November 21, 2022

Government

Ending Sexual Violence in Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Lagos State Government has trained judges and magistrates on best practices for adjudicating sexual and gender-based violence (GBV) cases in the state through the Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency. The Lagos State Chief Judge, Justice Kazeem Alogba, stressed the importance of tackling sexual and gender-based violence cases through a hands-on holistic approach through […]

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#ACleanerLagos: Here’s How LASG Is Dealing with Public Defecation

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Lagos State Government says it has built 167 public toilets in selected areas of the state to celebrate the World Toilet Day 2022. According to Kunle Adeshina, Director of Public Affairs at the Ministry of Environment and Water Resources, the state has also registered over 635 public toilet operators to prevent open defecation. […]

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Extortion: LASTMA officers to Answer For Their Crimes

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has summoned three officers to appear before an investigation panel for alleged driver extortion. Mr. Bolaji Oreagba, General Manager of LASTMA, stated this in a statement issued on Sunday by the LASTMA Public Affairs Unit in Lagos. Oreagba revealed that the agency had summoned all officials named […]

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MUST READ! Important Information for Car Owners In Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND– The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Engr. Abdulhafiz Toriola has revealed that the Lagos State Government would begin a crackdown on all unregistered vehicles immediately, by sections 16 and 196 of the Lagos State Transport Sector Reform Law (TSRL), 2018, to improve the safety and protection of lives and property in the State. The […]

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Another strike? Check out Who Might Be off Duty Next

INSIDEMAINLAND – Truck owners under the amalgamation of the Container Truck Owners Association of Nigeria (CACTOAN), have decried the exorbitant fees levied by towing companies in the Apapa ports of Lagos Mainland. According to a letter addressed to Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State, the exorbitant billings of the state towing companies were far […]

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How LASG Is Tackling Land Scuffles

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Tayo Bamgbose-Martins, has commenced his first assessment tour of the agencies under his ministry since his appointment in September. He urged officers on best practices and said discharging their mandates in the most professional, courteous, and focused manner should be uppermost in their […]

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