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Lagos safe for law abiding resident, visitors – Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has restated the government’s commitment to the safety of residents and visitors to the State, following the arrest of some Boko Haram suspects. The Governor, in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Gbenga Omotoso, praised the courage of officers of the 81 Division

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Sanwo-Olu appoints Accountant General, Perm Secretary, Redeploys Three Others

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appointed a new Accountant General Dr. Shefiu Abiodun Muritala for his administration. This is just as the Governor also appointed Dr. Olusegun Ogboye as Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Health, while approving the redeployment of the Permanent Secretary of the State Treasury Office (STO), Mrs. Shukurat Umar, to

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Good news for Mainlanders as Lagos State Ferry Service set to begin operation

Following the recent yearnings of Lagos residents and the backlash that trailed the state of major roads across the state, there is finally good news for motorists and residents of various communities in the State. This is as a result of the announcement by the Lagos State Governor, His Excellency, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on the introduction

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IN IFAKO-IJAIYE: Council boss erects streetlights to tackle armed robbery

As part of the plans to combat robbery around neighbourhoods in Ifako-Ijaiye community, the Chairman of Ifako Ijaiye LCDA, Apostle Oloruntoba Oke has commissioned streetlights in two major areas in the community. The commissioning was done yesterday, Friday, September 12, 2019. This is just as the council bus inaugurated two school buses for members of his

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Nigerians tout Akin Adesina for 2023 presidency after photo-ops with world leaders at G7 Summit

President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina, is currently at G7 Summit in France attended by world leaders from Germany, France, and United States among others. At the Summit, Adesina, a former Minister of Agriculture, had a few photo-ops with the President of the United States, Donald Trump: Emmanuel Macron of

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Tribunal removes Dino Melaye as Kogi Senator

The Kogi State National Assembly/State Assembly Election Petition Tribunal has quashed the victory of Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West Senatorial district. Melaye (PDP) was declared winner in the February election by INEC, but Senator Smart Adeyemi (APC) approached the tribunal, challenging INEC’s declaration citing, irregularities, over voting and non-compliance with the electoral acts. The three man

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Viral Video: Police arrest officers who shot suspected robbers, to charge them with murder

The Lagos State Police has arrested four police officers who shot and killed two unarmed suspects in a video that went viral on the internet. The policemen identified as Inspector Fabiyi Omomayara, Sergeant Olaniyi Solomon, Sergeant Solomon Sunday and Corporal Aliyu Mukaila were attached to the Iba Division Patrol team. According to the Police

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Nigeria without Petroleum Minister as Buhari inaugurates Executive Council

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to his 43 ministers on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at the State House, Abuja. READ ALSO: President Buhari strips Fashola of Power Ministry, names Mamora Health Minister; SEE THE FULL LIST While naming Bayelsa’s Timipre Silva Minister of State for Petroleum. The President, however, failed

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President Buhari strips Fashola of Power Ministry, names Mamora Health Minister; SEE THE FULL LIST

President Muhammadu Buhari has assigned portfolios to designated ministers, who would work with him for his second term in office. READ ALSO: Nigeria without Petroleum Minister as Buhari inaugurates Executive Council The list was unveiled at the end of the ministerial retreat in Abuja on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Mr. Babajide Fashola (Lagos)

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EFCC vs Ambode: How thugs prevented us from gaining access to Ambode’s residence – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has claimed its operatives were attacked by thugs loyal to former Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. The EFCC had gone to execute a search warrant on Ambode’s residence in his hometown, Epe. Wilson Uwujaren, the agency’s Head of Media and Publicity, said

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