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Do you commute daily in BRT buses? This information is for you

As part of measures to find a lasting solution to the perennial traffic gridlock along Ikorodu Road, Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has commissioned the multiple Layby and Slip Road in Agboyi Ketu Local Council Development Area of Lagos Mainland. This is just as the Governor disclosed plans to provide

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PHOTOS: RRS, Helicopter, Marine Police combined to rescue capsized boat at Oworoshoki

In the aftermath of the boat accident which claimed one life with 19 others injured at the Oworonshoki end of Lagos Mainland, more revelations has emerged about the incident. InsideMainland gathered that the incident occurred at about 10:00 am when a boat conveying 21 passengers, capsized in the area. An eyewitness quickly

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One confirmed dead, 19 others rescued in Oworonshoki boat accident

One person has been confirmed dead with another 19 persons rescued in the boat mishap which occurred in Oworonshoki end of Third Mainland Bridge area of the State on today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017. According to the Managing Director of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Oluwadamilola Emmanuel, who confirmed

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#MorningUpdate: Going out? Stay off Ojuelegba; see other places to avoid

Motorists and commuters who may be going out of the Lagos Mainland should take this advance traffic warning very seriously as activities of tanker drivers heading to the Apapa jetty have resulted into a heavy traffic gridlock in these axes; Ikorodu Road inwards Ojuelegba Ojuelegba inwards Barracks/Stadium Stadium inwards Eko Bridge Iponri/Costain inwards Apapa Apapa

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Ikorodu road, Oworo & more flooded due to rainfall, dredging

Following the torrential rainfall across Lagos earlier today, Friday, August 25, 2017, parts of the state witnessed heavy flooding to the downpour. Presently, the popular Ketu bus stop on Ikorodu road is flooded with waste evident on the road. Also, some parts of Oworonshoki is submerged in water with residents unable to

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Oworonshoki residents beg Ambode to save community school from extinction

With Nigeria hitting the highest number of out of school children put at 10.5 million according to United Nations recently released statistics, residents of Oworonshoki community has called on the Lagos State Government to come to their aid in the community to avert an impending catastrophe that could throw more

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Oworonshoki to host LASG transport & entertainment hub

The Lagos State Government (LASG) has outlined plans to transform the blighted areas of Oworonshoki Waterfront into one of the biggest transportation, tourism and entertainment hubs in Nigeria. Speaking on the development, the Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr. Ade Akinsanya in a statement, said that the project will improve the

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See list of stolen cars recovered by police at Itire and Oworo police station‎ respectively

The operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have announced the recovery of five vehicles from robbers across the State. According to the Police, the vehicles were either stolen from car packs or snatched at gunpoint by hoodlums from innocent citizens in the State. The recovered vehicles are; Mitsubishi buses with registration

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Police officers escape death in Third Mainland Crash

Two men of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command escapes death by the whiskers after a  mainland bound Nigerian Custom Service car, Peugeot 406, rammed into a RRS vehicle on the Third Mainland Bridge today, Saturday, May 27, 2017. It was gathered that the Customs

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Relief for Bariga residents as Ambode orders construction of Bariga-Ilaje road

Residents of Bariga – Ilaje community in Lagos have a reason to heave a sigh of relief after Governor Akinwunmi Ambode directed that contractors should commence the construction of the popular Ilaje road and Odunsi Street. Ambode gave the directive during an extensive inspection tour of roads in the area yesterday,

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