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Why Lagos Mainland, Ikeja and other highbrow areas are recording more COVID-19 cases – NIMR Boss

Director-General of Nigeria Institute for Medical Research, Prof. Babatunde Salako, says three factors are responsible for the continued spike in cases of people who test positive for COVID-19 in Lagos State. “They are, scale-up in testing capacity, community spread and residents staying in a high prevalence area of the disease,” he

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UPDATE! EFCC denies sealing Saraki’s Lagos houses

Following earlier reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) sealed off houses in the Ikoyi area of Lagos State belonging to Senate President Bukola Saraki, the anti-graft agency has said that it was unaware of the sealing of multiple residential properties allegedly purchased using state funds when he was governor of Kwara State.

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IN MAGODO: Reggae legend, Ras Kimono’s wife, Efemena, dies three weeks after husband’s burial

The wife of late Reggae artiste, Okeleke Onwubuya, aka Ras Kimono, Mrs. Efemena Okedi has died three weeks after the burial of her late husband. It was learnt that Efe complained of a chest pain on yesterday, Sunday, September 23, 2018, and was rushed to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja,

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Do you use UberX to commute around Lagos? You need to see this

Months after announcing a slash in price for using their platform, transport company, Uber, has announced new fares for uberX in Lagos. According to the transport company, the decision to announce the new rates is in connection with the numerous traffic challenges and the need to put an end to the

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How LASG plans to tackle traffic congestion in the state

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed at ensuring seamless connectivity within the State. The State Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr Ade Akinsanya, who disclosed this in a

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Ambode launches ‘operation fix potholes,’ to rehabilitate 43 Lagos roads

In efforts to allay the worries of several Mainlanders and other Lagos residents over development of potholes on Lagos roads, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, August 6 2017, directed the emergency rehabilitation of 43 major link roads across the State and a repair of other major highways and arterial roads found

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St. Gregory College trash St. Finbarrs College in ‘El Catholico’ football finals

The GTBank Masters Cup Season 4 ended in a grand style as St. Gregory College Obalende and St Finbarrs College Akoka Yaba reenacted the memories of the classic college football that was once dominated by the Missionary schools in the 1970s and 1980s. The match dubbed the ‘El Catholico’ - a

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