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Decades After, Lagos Cancels Monthly Environmental Sanitation

Years after the implementation of the monthly environmental sanitation exercise which holds for three hours on the last Saturday of every month, the Lagos State Government has terminated the exercise. This development is as a result of the recent court ruling on the exercise which prevents the movement access residents

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New Set Of 114 Roads Ready By Nov. 2017 – Ambode

Months after the completion of the first set of 114 Roads Project across the 20 Local Government Areas (LGs) and 37 Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) in Lagos State, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has disclosed that the new set of another 114 Roads across the State will be ready in November

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Crime Resolution: Lagos DNA Centre Ready In 2017

In a bid to ensure that crimes are resolved faster in the State, the Lagos State Government has announced that the first DNA Forensic Centre to be established in Nigeria by any State Government will become operational by the first quarter of 2017. This development InsideMainland learnt go a long

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Lagos State Government Set To End Riverine Kidnapping

In line with the efforts to reduce the spate of kidnapping and also tackle crime within the state, the Lagos State Government (LASG) has intensified security surveillance in various communities across the State. This development InsideMainland learnt is part of the plans ahead of the forthcoming Community Day celebration in

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Ambode Appoints Former Lagos Commissioner of Police As Head of Neighbourhood Watch; See Profile

In a bid to strengthen community policing across Lagos State, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has constituted the Board of the Neighbourhood Safety Agency to be led by a vastly experienced and decorated ex-Police Commissioner, DIG Israel Ajao. Prior to his appointment as Chairman of the Neighbourhood Safety Agency, DIG Ajao who was

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Lagos Unveils Youth Developmental Roadmap

Lagos State Government has unveiled a policy roadmap designed to engender meaningful engagement and enhance the quality of life of the teeming youths of the State. Speaking at the public presentation of the policy, the Commissioner for Youth and Social Development, Pharm. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf said the policy is a well-designed framework

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LASG Sensitizes School Children On Dangers Of Cultism

In a bid curb crime and other cult related activities in the State, the Lagos State Government, LASG, has called on parents, teachers, media, religious institutions and the society at large to come together and address the increasing menace of cultism among school children. This call was made by the Tutor

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Lagos State To Flag Off Coding Initiative For Students

As part of efforts to make Lagos State the technology frontier in Africa, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode will officially unveil the ‘Code Lagos’ programme of the State Government on Friday November 11, 2016. The project which is in line with the Smart City initiative of the current administration is aimed at making

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LASG To Transform Gbagada Youth Centre Into Mini Stadium

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to re-construct the Gbagada Youth Centre to a world-class mini stadium. This development is part of the efforts to upgrade sporting facilities in Lagos State by the government. The project which is in conjunction with the Ministry of Youth and Social Development and the

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Court Nullifies Monthly Sanitation Exercise In Lagos

The Appeal Court in Lagos has nullified the monthly environmental sanitation exercise in Lagos and urged the State Government not to restrict people’s movement on that day. The development was contained in a judgment delivered by Justice Ugochukwu Ogakwu of the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division. According to a report by

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