Author: Okikiola Babalola

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Court Remands 2 Armed Robbery Suspects In Ikeja

INSIDEMAINLAND – Justice Mojisola Dada of an Ikeja Special Offences Court in Lagos State on Tuesday ordered the detention of Abdulrasaq Otegbeye and Sodiq Osho at the Kirikiri Correctional Center over the alleged armed robbery. The Magistrate ordered that the alleged suspects be remanded in prison after they pleaded not guilty to a four-count charge […]

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LASG Launches 2021 ‘Greater Lagos Fiesta’

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has launched the 2021 Greater Lagos fiesta in a bid to help the state’s recovery efforts after so much devastation caused by the covid-19 pandemic The Governor revealed over the weekend at the unveiling ceremony of the fiesta themed ‘Lagos Rocks’. The events however will include activities […]

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Lagos Launches Virtual Book Review Platform For Students

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Office of Sustainable Development Goals and Investment has launched a virtual book review platform for students in Lagos State as part of strategies to promote literacy among students.  Speaking at the official launch held at Folarin Coker Auditorium, Staff Clinic, Alausa, Ikeja, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Sustainable […]

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Lagos Partners Navy To Rid Off Shanties In Amuwo-Odofin

INSIDEMAINLAND – The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) in partnership with the Nigerian Navy Force will commence the ridding off of shanties along Navy Gate in Oriade Local Council Development Area, at the Amuwo-Odofin area of the state. This was contained in an official statement titled ‘LASBCA partners Nigerian Navy to remove shanties In […]

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LASG Task Women To Embrace Growth Mindset

Lagos State First Lady, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has called on women across the country to embrace a growth mindset and inspire other women to emerge as policy-makers, just as she advocated the adoption of a special system whereby more women are empowered to assume leadership positions in the judiciary, legislative and executive arms of government. […]

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LAWMA, Landlord Disagree Over Waste Bill Charge In Egbeda

INSIDEMAINLAND – An operative of the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) and a landlord had a disagreement over an excessive service fee of 270,250 for waste disposal despite not rendering any service to his house on Greenland street, in Egbeda axis of Lagos state. The landlord, Mr Samuel Ogun disclosed that the move was […]

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LASG Bridges Communication Gap Between Police Officers And Youth

As part of efforts to bridge the communication gap and strengthen the relationship between law enforcement personnel and young people in the State, the Lagos State Government[LASG] has organised an interactive forum for Police Officers and Youths.  Speaking at the forum with the theme: “Strengthening Police and Youth Relationship in Lagos State”, the State Commissioner […]

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Lagos announces mid-term break for schools

INSIDEMAINLAND – As a measure to boost teachers’ capacity in Lagos, the State Government has mandated public and private schools go on a week-long mid-term break beginning from Monday, November 1st through November 5th, 2021. The state government said that schools are to resume on Monday, November 8th, 2021 for instructional learning hours with the […]

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Fake Policeman Nabbed For Fraud in Lagos

INSIDEMAINLAND – A fake policeman parading as the assistant superintendent of police has been nabbed and tried before an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court on Thursday. Insidemainland reports that the accused, Alexander Ilesanmi who was a former policeman had allegedly defrauded his victim, Mr. Samuel Akporherhe of N385,000 under the pretense of getting a police job for […]

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LASEMA, NEMA rescues suicidal victim in Iyana-Ipaja

INSIDEMAINLAND – The operatives of the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) and National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) have rescued a suicidal victim in Lagos. According to reports, the victim, Mr. Bassi had attempted to jump down from a telecommunication mast of about 200 feet, located at the Iyana-Ipaja axis of Lagos state on Tuesday morning. […]

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