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‘Nigeria’s emergency services are heartless’, man whose son was stung by scorpion laments

A Jibowu, Lagos Mainland resident identified simply as Full Blooded Nigerian has aired his displeasure on the state of emergency services in the community, other parts of the state and Nigeria. The resident who shared his thoughts via a social networking platform on a popular Nigerian website recounted tales of how his son was recently bitten

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Ambode finally reacts to the planned demolition of Jibowu, Costain bridges

Following the agreement by the Federal and Lagos State Governments to demolish the Jibowu and Costain pedestrian bridges, the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has reacted to the development. Speaking on the plan by the Federal Government to demolish Jibowu and Costain bridges in Lagos, Governor Ambode said the development

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Checkout the Lagos, FG conclusion on Jibowu, Costain bridges

Weeks after InsideMainland reported the plans of the Federal Government to demolish the Jibowu and Costain pedestrian bridges as part of the ongoing construction work of the $1.5bn Lagos-Ibadan standard gauge rail project, the Federal and Lagos State Governments have reached an agreement to pull down the bridges. Speaking on the

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Worried about the arrest of ‘Okada’ and ‘Marwa’ operators in Yaba, Jibowu, others? See why here

In recent times, the operations of riders of motorcycles and tricycles better known as ‘Okada’ and ‘Keke Marwa’ in Lagos Mainland have been restricted to certain routes and inner streets in the communities they operate. This is as a result of the rapid developments across these Lagos Mainland communities and the

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How Lagos PDP elected new leaders amidst criticisms

The Lagos Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has elected as its Chairman, Moshood Salvador, a factional Chairman of the chapter. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Salvador and other executives of the chapter were elected at a closed-door congress held at the King Seliat Hotel, Jibowu, Yaba, Lagos

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Fadeyi residents expect rapid completion of dilapidated pedestrian bridge

Following the removal of the dilapidated Fadeyi pedestrian bridge 24 hours ahead of schedule, residents of the area who use the foot bridge regularly thanked the government for the job done while, expecting prompt action in completion of the project. Recall that the State Government had earlier announced a partial restriction

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Bus operators vacate Ikorodu road; turn Jibowu, Yaba streets to loading station

In the aftermath of the ban on inter-state bus operators loading on Ikorodu road, the bus operators who are yet to comply with the seven day ultimatum of vacating the loading stations at Jibowu and Yaba respectively have devised other means to operate in the area. Recall that the Lagos State

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Just In: Container Truck dangles on Jibowu Bridge; rescue officers needed

Information reaching us at InsideMainland has it that a container truck is currently dangling on the Jibowu bridge following an auto accident which occurred few minutes ago. While InsideMainland cannot independently verify the cause of the accident, it was learnt that the truck is currently obstructing flow of traffic for Motorists

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Traffic Advisory: Heavy gridlock along Ojuelegba – Ikorodu road

Motorists and other commuters who ply the usually busy Ikorodu road are advised to use alternative routes as there is presently a heavy gridlock along the Ojuelegba axis of the expressway. InsideMainland learnt that a truck container fell on Dorman Long Bridge inward Ojuelegba from Fadeyi leading to a heavy gridlock

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