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Lagos Mainland to get more art theatres in 2018

The State Commissioner of Information, Mr Steve Ayorinde on Sunday,November 12, 2017, while speaking at the All African Music Award said that the Stated Government has six 'EKO Theatres' under construction. He mentioned that these theatres will be located at Igando, Lagos Island, Badagry, Epe, Ikorodu, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, he further

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Wow! Four teenagers awaiting trial in Badagry Prison regains freedom

The lives of four teenagers between the ages of 17 and 19 years who were awaiting trial and imprisoned at the Badagry Prison will never remain the same again after regaining freedom. The teenagers - Sharafadeen Sheu, Israel Emmanuel, Samodu Rasak and Tunde Ojo – regained freedom today, Thursday, November 9,

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How LASG plans to prevent reoccurrence of militancy in Lagos

The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode today, Thursday, November 9, 2017, inaugurated a 45-member Community Relations Committee in Badagry, expressing optimism that it would go a long way to forestall any incidence of environmental degradation, communal disputes and civil disturbances often associated with oil producing areas. Governor Ambode, who spoke

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Traffic advisory: LASU expressway blocked as Okada riders lay siege on the road

There is currently tension at the Iyana – Iba end of Lagos Mainland as hundreds of commercial motorcycle riders also known as Okada riders barricaded the streets including the major road leading to the Badagry end of the state. InsideMainland gathered that the protest was as a result of the continuous

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Waterways accident: LASEMA gets jet skis

In a direct response to the recent boat mishap at Ilashe in Amuwo Odofin, Lagos, the Lagos State Government has deployed two jet skis to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has taken delivery of two jet skis to ensure speedy response to accidents on the waterways. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode,

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Dump a refuse and go to jail!

The Lagos State Government has warned residents who deliberately dump refuse in unauthorized places to henceforth, desist from such act or face the full wrath of the law. This warning was issued by the Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare during an “Operation Deep Clean” exercise which the State Government

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Badagry residents decry N500m loss to illegal demolition exercise

Affected residents and traders in Morogbo, Badagry area of Lagos state are counting their losses following the recent demolition of houses and shops which happened last week in the area . The residents said the demolition has brought untold hardship upon them and are calling on Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to

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Three women who use their compound for sale & use of cannabis arrested in Badagry

The operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency in Badagry have arrested three women for allegedly using their compounds as hideouts for the sale and smoking of cannabis to members of the community . It was learnt that the suspects- Adesola Kolawole, 30; Sade Oyewale, 44; and 36 year old

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Police arrest six notorious robbers in Badagry

Security operatives attached to the Inspector-General of Police (IG) Intelligence Response Team (IRT) yesterday, Thursday, June 22, 2017, announced the arrest of six men suspected to members of a notorious armed robbery gang terrorizing Badagry and Seme areas of Lagos. The suspects had reportedly attacked a Customs official, Mr. Garba Usman

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