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Ambode finally reacts to the planned demolition of Jibowu, Costain bridges

Following the agreement by the Federal and Lagos State Governments to demolish the Jibowu and Costain pedestrian bridges, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has reacted to the development. Speaking on the plan by the Federal Government to demolish Jibowu and Costain bridges in Lagos, Governor Ambode said the development

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Worried about security lapses in Lagos? See how the government plans to protect you

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has stated that his administration will leave no stone unturned and continue to deploy more technologically advanced techniques and equipment to ensure that the safety of lives and property of 22 million residents in the State is secured. Governor Ambode, who spoke at the 11th

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Checkout the Lagos, FG conclusion on Jibowu, Costain bridges

Weeks after InsideMainland reported the plans of the Federal Government to demolish the Jibowu and Costain pedestrian bridges as part of the ongoing construction work of the $1.5bn Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project, the Federal and Lagos State Governments have reached an agreement to pull down the bridges. Speaking on the

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Disturbing! Two-month old toddler, one other dies in Gbagada inferno

Residents of Ifako –Gbagada community, Lagos Mainlaind were left writhing in pains following an inferno in the area that led to the death of two persons. According to reports, a two-month-old baby and his two-year-old brother were killed when fire razed their makeshift home located in Ifako - Gbgada. It was gathered

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OMG! Victim of Agege Pen Cinema demolition electrocuted

Less than 24 hours after the Lagos State Government demolished some structures in Agege Local Government Area, Lagos Mainland, to pave way for the proposed construction of the Pen Cinema Flyover, residents of the area have suffered another major loss. InsideMainland learnt that an unidentified man was electrocuted yesterday, Tuesday, December

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Ketu, Ikosi residents cry out

Concerned residents of Cele Ketu – Ikosi community has decried the outrageous electricity bills served to the area by power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc. According to the residents, the power distribution company should commence installation of pre-paid metres to houses in the community. While protesting against the ‘crazy bills’ served by

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Disturbing: Man crushes wife to death in Ikorodu

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested suspect identified as Taibu Ogunbajo for allegedly running over his wife, Rotimi, with his Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) marked AKD666EW in Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland. According to reports, Ogunbajo was arrested during the weekend at the Akudo area of Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland,

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PHOTOS: Lagos demolishes structures in Agege; See why here

The Lagos State Government (LASG) today, Monday, December 1, 2017, began the demolition of structures on the right of way to pave way for the ongoing construction of the Pen Cinema flyover in Agege local government area as well as other major network of roads in the State. In a statement

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Is your building construction troubled by ‘Omo Onile’? This is how you can address it

Over the years, Lagos Mainland residents have been faced with the challenge of dealing with land grabbers aka ‘Omo Onile’ who have grown to became a thorn in the flesh of property owners doing any form of construction. To address this menace, the Lagos State Government created the Lagos State Task Force

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Exclusive: The new wave of robbery tactic the RRS is struggling to unravel

Since inception, security operatives existing on the Lagos Mainland and other parts of the State have witnessed various forms of crimes and fought hard to eradicate such crimes. While criminals find new ways to perpetrate crime at different times, the Force has also tackled the crimes while ensuring that residents

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