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Tragedy! Pregnant woman dead, others missing as boat capsizes in Ikorodu

Three persons survived, one confirmed dead (A pregnant woman) and sixteen people were said to be missing after a boat carrying twenty passengers from Badore to Egbin in Ijede Ikorodu capsized. According to the survivors, the incident happened at about 10pm on Saturday, June 29, 2019. Rescue team are still searching for sixteen other missing passengers. The

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IN IKORODU: Elepe-Ijede residents beg for urgent govt intervention on dilapidated link road; See Photos

Since the turn of the year, residents of Elepe, Ijede, Osota, Agura, Okeletu and Gberigbe communities in Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland, have struggled daily to use the Elele-Ijede link road as a result of the dilapidated nature of the road. InsideMainland gathered that the road which has currently gone from bad to

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How Lagos is transforming water transportation on the Mainland

The Lagos State Government (LASG) has announced that work is progressing steadily on the construction of nine jetties with shelter and shoreline protection and channelization of four new ferry routes as part of efforts to boost water transportation in line with the multi-modal transport policy across the State. Speaking at the

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Exclusive: How land grabbers abuse, sell off family land in Igbogbo community

For more around a decade, land grabbers who specialize in seizing and selling off lands have made life unbearable for the Adeyoruwa family of Agunfoye - Idiorogbo in Igbogbo, Ikorodu community, a suburb of Lagos Mainland. In the last few years, land grabbing activities have thrived in parts of Ikorodu with

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Good news for Ijede – Ikorodu residents; See the details here

Weeks after the Lagos State Government announced the initial payment for the contractors working on the proposed rehabilitation and reconstruction of the 181 roads across the 57 Local Government and Local Council Development Associations in the State, residents of Ijede community, Lagos Mainland have also witnessed the first phase of

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Abomination! You won’t believe what a father did to his children in Ijede – Ikrorodu

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a suspect, Olusegun Adefemi for one of the shocking offences man can hear of. The seven-year-old son of the suspect identified by the Police as Wisdom Adefemi, accused his father of sexually abusing his three-year-old sister five times and attempting to

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See the Lagos Mainland schools that just got new blocks of classrooms

Secondary school students in Mushin, Alimosho, Ijede and other areas of Lagos Mainland were in joyous mood yesterday, Tuesday, November 7, 2017, after the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode commissioned blocks of classrooms in the schools. Governor Ambode who spoke simultaneously at the commissioning of several blocks of classrooms and

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Lagos commences channelisation of Ijede, Bayeku, Ebute waterways routes

The Lagos State Government has commenced channelization of four commercial ferry routes out of the thirty already identified as part of activities to scale up water transportation and give a quantum leap to tourism in the State. According to the Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Adebowale Akinsanya, the four routes

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Incredible: You won’t believe what hundreds of cultists did in Ikorodu community

Like a scene from a scripted Nollywood movie, hundreds of youths in Ijede community in Ikorodu, Lagos Mainland, stunned onlookers and residents alike during the weekend. The youths belonging to various confraternities such as Eiye and Aiye embarked on renounced cultism by embarking on a ‘Say No To Cultism’ rally across

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