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World Bank to construct 13.16km Lagos farm roads

The Lagos State Government says its World Bank-assisted Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement, Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) Project will construct 13.16km Farm Access Roads (FARs) in four cluster areas. The state Commissioner for Agriculture, Abisola Olusanya, said this on Thursday during the activities to commemorate the second year of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration. Ms.

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BREAKING: Former Council Boss Arrested For Drug Trafficking In Lagos

A former Vice Chairman of Lagos Island East Local Council Development Area, Asekun Kehinde Sakiru, has been arrested for cocaine. He was nabbed by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos, the spokesman of the anti-narcotics agency, Femi Babafemi, confirmed

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Okada Riders Behind ‘High Crime Rate’ In Lagos, Says Odumosu

The police command in Lagos State says statistics have shown that armed hoodlums who operate on motorcycles, popularly known as Okada, are responsible for a greater percentage of crime in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, made this known while appraising the security situation in the state at a

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Senator Launches Bursary Scheme For Indigent Students In Lagos

………Charges Bursary Advisory Board To Be Fair, Transparent The Senator representing Lagos East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Distinguished Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA has launched a registration portal for bursary application for indigent students of the Lagos East District who are studying in Lagos State-owned tertiary institutions. While inaugurating the

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In Lagos, Customs Intercepts Imported Table Water From Asia

Operatives of the Nigerian Custom Service (NCS) at Kirikiri, Lagos State recently seized 16,920 bottles of Agust-Towanka table water with N5.5m DPV allegedly imported from Asia. The Customs Area Controller, Hammi Swomen who briefed pressmen also said the Command’s first quarter of 2021 revenue rose by 36.5 percent to N7.97 billion

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