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Landlords cannot force outstanding electricity bill on new tenants – NERC

Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission has announced that a landlord’s outstanding electricity bill or that of the previous tenant can’t be enforced on a new tenant, according to a judge ruling. NERC wrote on Twitter: "A Landlord's outstanding electricity bills cannot be enforced on a tenant. "A judge recently ruled that the bills of

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Fuel Price hike: NLC issue two-week ultimatum to FG, threaten nationwide strike

The Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, has issued a two-week ultimatum to the federal government to reverse the recent hike in electricity tariff and the pump price of petrol or face a nationwide strike. The Labour Congress issued the ultimatum after its Central Working Committee meeting which held for several hours

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Sanwo-Olu meets with stakeholders in the creative industry, cinemas might reopen soon

Lagos State Governor Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday reiterated his administration’s commitment to work collaboratively with the creative industry, saying that his government will do all that is possible to ensure that the sector thrives in the State. The Governor stated this during a virtual meeting with members of the Cinema

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Lagos set for World Tourism Day celebration

The Lagos State Government has said that the celebration of this year’s World Tourism Day will conform with COVID-19 safety protocols as plans have been concluded to restrict physical participation by stakeholders during the celebration. The disclosure was made by the Honourable Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf

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Minister urges traders in Agege to steer clear of the railway

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has urged Lagosians trading along the rail line to move far away from the rail tracks as it is unsafe for them. The former governor of Rivers State made this call after assuring Nigerians that the Lagos-Ibadan Standard Guage Rail line should be ready by December. Amaechi

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APC Senatorial Candidate, Tokunbo Abiru, flags off campaign in Epe

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the 31st October Lagos East Senatorial by-election, Mr. Tokunbo Abiru on Monday commenced his campaign trail in Epe, Epe Division, where he was hosted to a warm reception by Ijebu Traditional Rulers. Tokunbo Abiru has promised to offer quality representation at the Senate, if

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Buhari appoints new commissioner for finance

Why we have resorted to borrowing – Buhari

President Buhari on Tuesday September 15, explained why his administration resorted to borrowing money.  Speaking in a virtual meeting with members of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council (PEAC), Buhari said the strategic reason for borrowing was to provide the infrastructure to make the country attractive to investors. According to the President in a statement released

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Police in Lagos arrest 17 hoodlums in different communities in the state

In its bid to get Lagos State rid of cultism, hooliganism, and violent crimes, the Lagos State Police Command has intensified efforts to neutralise various groups of deadly armed hoodlums, cultists and miscreants, who are fond of causing pains and agonies to innocent residents, especially, Lagosians, within the State. The new

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