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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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Here is what’s in Ambode’s 2018 N1trillion budget

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has presented the 2018 budget estimate before the Lagos State House of Assembly. The projected budget size is One Trillion, Forty-Six Billion, One Hundred and Twenty-One Million, One Hundred and Eighty-one Thousand, Six Hundred and Eighty naira (N1,046,121). According to Governor Ambode, “The budget will

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Mainlanders react to #ENDSARS rally in Ojota

Few days after the viral #EndSARS campaign on Twitter became a topic of discussion across mainstream and social media, concerned individuals staged a peaceful protest at the popular Gani-Fawehinmi Park, Ojota, Lagos Mainland, today, December 11, 2017. With a high expectation and a huge turnout of participants considering the viral nature

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Ambode Receives Libya Returnees at Ikeja

On Tuesday, December 5, 2017, over 400 Nigerian migrants returned from Libya through the Muritala Mohammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland. It was gathered that an aircraft with 144 returnees came in first and was received by the First Lady of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode. However, after the first aircraft came

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Are you a Lagos indigene and still a student? This information is for you

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to commence disbursement of bursaries and scholarships before the end of the month of December. Speaking on the development, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh said Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had given approval for the disbursement, adding that it was

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#ENDSARS: Days after Inspector General of Police’s reaction, see what Police did in Ikorodu – Video

Few days after the Inspector General of Police, Idris Kpotun Ibrahim, reacted to the viral #EndSARS campaign on Twitter by Nigerians, ordering the immediate re-organization of special anti-robbery squad (SARS) across the country, the security operatives attached to the Police Force are yet to desist from assaulting citizens. Recall that IGP

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Panic: Mainlanders reacts to Christmas starter pack from NNPC

Few days after the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, Lagos State chapter, threatened to shut down over 900 filling stations in Lagos and Ogun following NNPC’s undersupplying its members with PMS and going back on the bulk purchase agreement it signed with the petroleum marketers to supply petroleum product

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Is SARS becoming a menace to residents? Mainlanders recount their ordeals

Mainlanders are beginning to speak up on the brutality of the Special-Anti Robbery Squad Operatives(SARS) who in recent times have turned out to become nightmare to Lagosians. They go about harassing and ending the lives of vibrant youths in the name of doing their jobs, this killings has become more frequent

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Power in your hands; Here is how you can get the Lagos State govt to fix your roads – see the number to call

Over the years, residents of the suburban communities on the Lagos Mainland and other parts of Lagos have continually expressed their discontent at the huge gap between the communities and the government thereby affecting how these residents communicate with the latter. In addition, this huge gap has affected governance and general

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