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Beware! Polio virus now detected in Mainland communities

With Nigeria almost at the last stage of being declared polio-free country, the Lagos state government has confirmed environmental strand of Polio Virus in Makoko, Itire and Maracana Canals in Lagos Mainland. Permanent Secretary, Lagos state Ministry of Health, Titilayo Goncalves, who disclosed this at a day media/stakeholders sensitization workshop in Lagos on Thursday, said the

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IN YABA: LG warns youths from tampering with electric transformers

Following the spike in the activities of youths who lack requisite training in maintenance and operation of transformers in the Yaba community, Lagos Mainland, the Executive Chairman of Yaba Local Council Development Authority (LCDA), Kayode Omiyale, has advised community leaders to warm their wards to stay away from transformers. The council

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IN MAKOKO: Hoodlums burn down Dayo Israel’s campaign billboard; See Photos

As the electioneering campaign for the forthcoming 2019 general elections draws nearer, aspirants seeking to represent their constituents at all levels of government have commenced promotional and awareness moves. While some have combined use of billboards, banners and social channels to help their quest, some others have continued to engage stakeholders

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Ambode marks World Malaria Day in Makoko slum

The Wife of the Governor of Lagos State, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, has urged Lagosians and Nigerians in general, to be more concerned with preventing rather than curing malaria infection. She made the disclosure in Oregun in Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, when her pet project, Hope for Women in Nigeria Initiative (HOFOWEM), distributed

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PHOTOS: Man poses neck-deep in Makoko flood

Photos of a Lagos resident smiling around his flooded house in the Makoko area of Lagos State has attracted interests. The photographs were taken during the weekend downpour that nearly submerged many parts of Lagos mainland. In the photos, he was seen posing in the flood which nearly immersed him. He was

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Heroes of Lagos Mainland: Celebrating People Changing The Face Of Communities On The Lagos Mainland

From the budding technology hub in Yaba, to the popular Computer Village in Ikeja, Nigeria's largest printers community in Somolu, the automobile market in Ladipo, and the industrial corridor from Oba Akran to Ilupeju, the Lagos Mainland is undeniably the focal point of commerce and industries in Lagos. Located in the heart

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As Seen On The Mainland: These Makoko Photos Will Shock You

In the early hours of this morning, an InsideMainland correspondent visited Makoko community in the Yaba axis of Lagos and these images of the place were captured. The Makoko round about located few meters away from the canal was completely flooded. Some residents were seen pumping water out of their apartments

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