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Three injured in Magodo Building collapse

Three people are currently in the hospital following the collapse of a storey building under construction in the Magodo area of Lagos Mainland. The building, which is located on Kayode Aluko Olokun close, Shangisha, Magodo, collapsed on Thursday evening. According to Lagos Rapid Respond Squad, the victims were rescued and taken to the hospital for treatment. In March, a three-storey building housing a primary

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Building demolition threat: Lagos Mainland residents storm Alausa in protest

Residents of Agidingbi in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, yesterday, Thursday, May 5, 2019, marched to the Lagos State House of Assembly to protest against the judgment of the Supreme Court, which awarded ownership of 398 acres of landed property in the community to a traditional land-owning family, Akinole-Oshiun. The possession order is said to cover a large

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Hundreds of Lagos Mainland houses, shops, banks to be demolished in 7 days; Is yours affected?

The Akinole Oshiun family yesterday, Tuesday, May 1, 2019, said it had issued a seven-day notice to owners of some properties at Ikeja, Alausa, Magodo and other areas, to regularise their titles on its land or risk demolition. Solicitors to the family, Ayo Opadokun & Co, made the development public at a media briefing in

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119 fire outbreaks occurred in Lagos in January 2019, govt. records show

The Lagos State Fire Service has raised alarm over frequent fire outbreaks in the state attributing it to high level of unconsciousness and negligence in the handling of fire and other flammable materials as major causes. The Agency revealed that it has recorded over 119 fire incidents since the beginning of 2019 till date. Speaking on

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IN MAGODO: Man allegedly hacks friend to death over N200 

A Magodo, Lagos Mainland resident, Mayowa Olabiyi, has been remanded in prison for allegedly hacking his friend, Akeem Ajilogba to death following a brawl over N200 (Two Hundred Naira). The suspect was brought before an Ebute Metta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos Mainland, yesterday, Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Olabiyi had appeared before the Chief Magistrate,

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LSETF/UNDP storm Berger/Isheri and Ikorodu communities to register youths for free employability programme

There is good news for Lagos Mainland residents across Berger, Isheri, Ikorodu and more as the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) have concluded plans to visit these communities for a stakeholder engagement targeted at youths across these communities. The engagement which is in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme

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Is your abandoned vehicle in custody of LASG? This information is for you

More than thirty days after the officials of the Lagos State Government completed the removal of abandoned vehicles on Lagos Mainland roads and other parts of the State, the government has announced a 30-days window for owners of such vehicles to come for its claim. In a two page public announcement

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IMPRESSIVE: Residents to now use pre-paid water meters in Lagos

The Lagos State Water Corporation (LSWC) has deployed over 17,000 prepaid meters in its first phase of installing water meters in houses in communities on the Lagos Mainland and other parts of the state. The corporation’s Public Affairs Officer, Mr Rasaq Anifowoshe, made the disclosure noting that “the areas that benefited

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