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Residents of Gowon Estate in a Battle With Environmental Hazards

INSIDEMAINLAND-The Residents of Road 31, Gowon Estate have condemned the deplorable state of the Roundabout in their community.  AlimoshoToday reports that some residents expressed their displeasure on the condition of the spot. The Roundabout which was originally designed for beautification has now become a dumping site filled with litter and is fast becoming an environmental […]

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LASG Initiates New Ways to Curb Domestic Violence

INSIDEMAINLAND-The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Agency (DSVA) has collaborated with the Centre for Women’s Health and Information, Yaba, to commence an advocacy and sensitisation programme on domestic and sexual violence throughout the 20 Local Councils of the state. Four councils have been covered in line with Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s directive, following increasing cases […]

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In Ejigbo: OBE Fulfills His Promises

INSIDEMAINLAND- In his bid to further develop Ejigbo Local Council Development Area, Lagos State, the LGA Chairman, Alh. Monsurudeen Oloyede Bello (OBE), has presented official buses to the Community Development Committee (CDC) and the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Ejigbo Branch.  The 18- seater Toyota Hummer Buses was done during the Ejigbo Community […]

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How Mainlanders Will Now Enjoy Grassroot Sports

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Chairman of the Lagos State E-sports Association (LSEA), Emmanuel Oyelakin, said that the state was intensifying efforts to promote games at the grassroots level, especially, among secondary school students. Oyelakin gave the brief on grassroots development of the newly introduced E-sports in Lagos State. E-sports, short for electronic sports, is a form […]

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Government

How LASG Will Redefine Basic Education

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo, has said 12 newly introduced, comprehensive schools will take off across the six education districts in the state from today, Monday, February 21, 2022. According to her, two comprehensive schools had been established in each of the six education districts in the state. She […]

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#MainlandersPlea: Igando Residents Bemoan Lack of Electricity

INSIDEMAINLAND – Residents on Greenland Estate, Idowu-Egba, in Igando, Lagos Mainland, have decried the persistent blackout in the community, blaming power distribution company, Ikeja Electric, of plunging the community into darkness. We gathered that the community last had electricity when their transformer developed a fault on January 18, 2022. About two weeks later, officials of […]

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#MainlandLiving: 5 Ways to Know Your Mainland Neighbour Works On The Island

INSIDEMAINLAND – Living in some parts of Lagos is a serious headache and can even be considered an extreme sport. The Lagos dream to many is living close to your workplace. Every Lagosian should be given a badge of honour but the people that deserve the trophy are residents that live on the Mainland and […]

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Mainlanders Will Now Enjoy Great Tourism Experience | Read Here

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Government has sensitized tourism officers and stakeholders on Community Based Tourism to allow residents to get the best experience from the sector. The Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, said this on Wednesday during a stakeholders’ workshop themed, ‘Importance and benefits of CBT,’ held in Alausa, Ikeja, […]

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Fuel Scarcity to End Sooner Than Expected | See Details

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) has deployed seven surveillance teams to monitor petrol stations across Lagos State. The downstream petroleum regulatory agency also confirmed that 37 million litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) was dispersed in 885 trucks to the major stations. The Zonal Operations Controller, NMDPRA, Lagos, Ayorinde […]

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#MainlandersPlea: Ikorodu Residents Lament Outrageous Electricity Bills

INSIDEMAINLAND – The residents of the Laaga community in Ewu-Elepe, Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland, have lamented the outrageous inflation of electricity bills in their community. According to the residents, they have been made to pay an estimated bill that is more than the minimum wage of the country. The residents complained that the bill sent for […]

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