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Perennial Gridlock: Lagos Assembly tasks Ambode on traffic control

Following the perennial traffic gridlock witnessed across different parts of the state, the Lagos State House of Assembly has urged Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to direct officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) to intensify traffic control in the state. Commenting on the development, the

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Drama as soldier ‘abduct’ LASTMA official in Maryland

An official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Afeez Badru, has reportedly being abducted an Army officer, Isiya Usman, after the former prevented him from passing a BRT Lane at Maryland, Lagos Mainland. According to reports, the military man dressed in mufti alongside three others yesterday, Tuesday, December 18, allegedly

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Panic as pipeline explosion rocks Abule Egba

Information reaching InsideMainland has it that an explosion occurred in the highly populated Abule Egba end of Lagos Mainland at about 3:00 am today, Wednesday, December 18, 2018. According to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), the explosion was caused by spillage from a tanker along Oko Oba road, Tipper

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Ambode reads riot act to traffic offenders, orders strict enforcement

The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has ordered the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) and all the relevant security agencies to henceforth strictly enforce the provisions of the State traffic laws to bring about sanity on the roads. The Governor has also ordered the State Attorney General and the

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Ambode approves N10million compensation for family of slain LASTMA officer

In the aftermath of the killing of an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr Rotimi Adeyemo by a F-SARS officer in Iyana-Ipaja, Lagos Mainland few days ago, the Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has commiserated with the Agency and also approved compensation to the family

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F-SARS officer declared dead hours after killing LASTMA officer in Iyana-Ipaja

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command has announced that the F-SARS officer, Olukunle Olonade, who allegedly shot an officer of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Rotimi Adeyemi, at Iyana-Ipaja, Lagos Mainland, has died. It was alleged that Olonade, an Inspector of Police, was mistaken for a robber

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JUST IN: Container truck falls on Maryland-Ojota link bridge

There is currently slow movement of traffic along Maryland-Ojota axis following an auto accident that occured in the axis moments ago. The accident involving a container laden truck occured on the popular Odo Iya Alaro Bridge inward Maryland and some persons have been confirmed injured. According to the men of the Rapid

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Ember months: LASEMA boss cautions Mainlanders on safety

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has urged Lagosians to be safety cautious in order to demystify the negative report about the ember months, September to December periods of the year said to be characterised by major emergencies and disasters such as auto crashes, fire outbreaks and other tragedies

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Perennial Gridlock: Ambode sets up special taskforce, to prosecute offenders

In the wake of the perennial gridlock rocking parts of the state, the Lagos State Government has disclosed that it has established a Special Team to ensure efficient traffic compliance in the State and particularly address the observable flagrant disobedience to traffic rules by motorists. Speaking on the development, the Chief

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