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Why Fire Extinguisher Isn’t an Option at Ladipo Market

INSIDEMAINLAND - A building occupied by automobile spare parts dealers at the popular Ladipo market, Mushin, Lagos Mainland, was gutted by fire yesterday, January 19, 2022.  This fire incident is the fifth in 8 months as the spare parts market had experienced multiple fire outbreaks since May 2021. Although no life was

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GHEN GHEN: Danfo Drivers Resist N800 Daily Levy

INSIDEMAINLAND - In response to the planned daily levy on commercial bus operations by the  Lagos State Government, the bus drivers have urged the government to take street urchins, popularly known as Agberos off the road before implementing the daily levy of N800.  The drivers claimed the government’s initiative to eliminate

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Mainlanders, here’s how you can find your way to Chicago

INSIDEMAINLAND - The state government has revealed plans to sponsor divisional youth ambassadors on leadership training in Chicago. The Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Mr Olusegun Dawodu, said this in a statement issued by the Director of  Public Affairs in the ministry, Mrs Olabisi Adeola.  He said, “The state’s readiness to

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LASG to Immortalise Fectac’s late music icon, Sound Sultan

INSIDEMAINLAND - The Lagos State Government (LASG) has announced plans to immortalise late Nigerian singer, Olanrewaju Abdul-Ganiu Fasasi better known as Sound Sultan. The Special Adviser to Lagos State Governor on Tourism, Arts and Culture, Hon. Solomon Bonu, said the state will celebrate Sound Sultan every December for four days in

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7 Lagos Mainland Residential Estates Better Than Lekki 1 + PHOTOS

INSIDEMAINLAND - If you ask a random Lagosian to name a few high-end residential estates within the city they would love to live in, you wouldn’t be surprised to hear about vicinities like Amen Estate, Parkview Estate, Dolphin Estate, Oniru Estate, among other highbrow estates nestled across the Lagos Island.

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IN OSHODI: Tunde Onakoya’s Chess in Slums Initiative Receive Global Support

INSIDEMAINLAND - American socialite, Paris Hilton has commended the founder of the Chess in Slums Africa initiative, Tunde Onakoya for his advocacy and commitment to empowering children in impoverished communities through the game of chess.  Onakoya caught Hilton’s attention following his tweet about the before and after photo of a boy

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Surulere Residents Petition EKEDC Over Epileptic Power Supply, Estimated Billing

INSIDEMAINLAND-The residents of Surulere community, Lagos Mainland, have bemoaned the poor power supply to the community by the Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) and the continuous estimated billing served monthly by the power distribution company to the neighbourhood. Most of the residents complained of having to run on generators due to

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IN IKEJA: Lagos Task Force Impounds 60 Motorcycles

INSIDEMAINLAND - The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Unit (Task Force) has arrested about 150 miscreants at Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland. The Agency said the offenders were disguised as commercial motorcyclists while committing criminal activities. During the raid, the Agency also stated that more than 60 motorcycles were impounded

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