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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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Ikeja Electric launches e-bills initiative for customers’ convenience

Power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc (IE) has introduced electronic billing (e-billing) platform, which enables customers to receive electricity bills promptly and conveniently, via channels, such as SMS, USSD, email, IE Bill portal and IE mobile application. The e-billing initiative is part of the firm’s desire to leverage innovation and technology to improve customer experience. It

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#TheMigrantCorner: Experts warn Nigerian students against illegal migration

In the wake of the illegal migration by young Nigerians across parts of the country to other countries, local migration Expert, Ruth Okoirhon has warned Nigerian youths to desist from migrating illegally. Okoirhon made the call while speaking at a symposium which was organized by the Ifako Ijaiye local branch of National Youth Council of Nigeria

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LASG raises the alarm over harmful vaccine administration on school children

The Lagos State Government says it has uncovered a plot by a non-governmental organisation by administering harmful vaccines to children to disrupt the ongoing polio vaccination in the state. Dr. Jide Lawal, the Permanent Secretary, Primary Healthcare Board, made this known on Tuesday night, May 21, 2019, in Lagos.

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GHEN GHEN: LASG confiscates 30 tonnes of ‘poisonous ponmo’

The Lagos State Government through the Ministry of Agriculture, State Taskforce on Environment and Special Offences Enforcement Unit and officers of the Nigeria Police Force on Monday, May 7, 2019, said it had seized 30 Tonnes of animal hides and skin popularly known as ‘ponmo’ presumed to be poisonous and unhealthy for human consumption

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Here is why Agege LG boss has been driving buses in the community

The Executive Chairman of Agege Local Government, Lagos State, Alhaji Ganiyu Kola Egunjobi, has been pictured on the driver’s seat of buses lately. This was part of the moves Egunjobi used in launching a free school bus scheme for pupils within the local government. In launching, he chose to drive the students himself. InsideMainland

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Police arrest 6 persons with ‘poisonous ponmo’ in Igando

Police officers attached to the Lagos State Command have arrested six persons for allegedly selling poisonous cow skin, a local delicacy widely known as ‘ponmo’.  The suspects were identified as Adelowo Yinka, 50; Olawumi Onabanjo, 40; Omowumi Wasiu, 43; Adeshokan Taiwo, 43; Iyabo Oluwa, 38; and Taye Kazeem, 40. Items recovered from the suspects included

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SARS intercept truckload of fake drugs in Lagos

Officials of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspected member of a syndicated specialized in importing fake drugs from China. The officials recovered of a truckload of Panadol Extra and Chloramphenicol eye-drop along the Mile 2-Badagry expressway, Lagos Mainland. The arrest was made following a tip off, which saw operatives of the Special

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BEWARE! Poisonous Ponmo now in Lagos markets

The Lagos Government has warned consumers about the health risk of some cow hide, popularly called ponmo, being offered for sale in the state. A press release signed by Director, Public Affairs, Ministry of Health, Adeola Salako, said government arrested three persons connected with the sale of “toxic ponmo” in Ojo and Iba council areas, while the suspicious meat was also

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