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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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UPDATE: LASG assures rescue of abducted Fire Service boss

In the aftermath of the abduction of the Director of the State Fire Service, Mr. Rasaki Musibau, and sic others by gunmen last Saturday, the Lagos State Government (LASG) has assured that all hands are on deck to ensure his safe return, as well as other victims. Recall that Musibau and six others were abducted

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LASG Allays Fear of Price Increase on Road Worthiness Certificate

The Directorate of the Lagos Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) led by Engineer Abdul-Hafeez Gbolahan Toriola has allayed fears of motorists in Lagos over rumours of price increase for the issuance of Road Worthiness Certificate. In a statement released in Lagos, the Director of the VIS described the rumours as unfounded and without any substance.

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Agbaje condemns Sanwo-Olu’s bag of rice gift to civil servants

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Lagos State, Jimi Agbaje, has lambasted his All Progressives Congress counterpart, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, for giving rice gifts to civil servants on the premises of the government secretariat ahead of next Saturday’s governorship election. A stampede occurred during the struggle for rice at the government secretariat on Thursday

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Court remands female teacher for sexually assaulting 4-yr-old pupil in Igando

An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court, yesterday, remanded a 29-year-old female teacher, Adejuyigbe Moni, who allegedly sexually assaulted her four-year-old pupil by inserting her fingers in the student’s vagina. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs Olufunke Sule-Amzat, ordered that the defendant should be kept in Kirikiri Prisons, Lagos Mainland, pending the receipt of legal advice from Lagos

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Exclusive: Inside the Surulere community terrorized by armed robbers

In the aftermath of InsideMainland’s report on the robbery activities threatening the continuous existence of Sologun community in Surulere and how residents have fled the area in droves, it appears there is light at the end of the dark tunnel. InsideMainland independently gathered from sources in the community that a robbery gang comprising nine tough looking

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Lagos Govt bows to pressure, says no road closure for presidential rally

Following the apprehension that has greeted the scheduled visit of President Muhammadu Buhari for the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential rally on Saturday, February 9, 2019, the Lagos State Government on Friday allayed fears of residents assuring that there would be no road closures as earlier announced. This new development is coming days after InsideMainland had published

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ICYMI: Here’s what Lagos lawmakers said about the proposed move to impeach Ambode

The viral and surprising news that the Lagos State Assembly lawmakers discussed plans to summon Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to the House and likely to commence impeachment move against the Governor has dominated the media in the last few hours. This development came to many including political followers as a shock with quite a number of

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Here’s what Ambode said about Lagos marathon, 2019 elections

Ahead of the build up to the forthcoming Lagos Access Bank Marathon and the 2019 general election, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has urged residents to corporate with security agencies in keeping the peace and ensuring safety of lives and property. The Governor made this known shortly after holding a Security Council meeting with critical stakeholders

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