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F.G opens 3rd Mainland Bridge to traffic

The reopening comes after several months of partial closure, to allow for repairs works to be done on some sections of the over 20km bridge.

First civilian governor of Lagos, Jakande, is dead

“On behalf of the Government and people of Lagos State, I want to express my sincere and heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and comrades of Baba Jakande,”

Lagos State Government restricts movement of trucks on Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, others 

The Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde, announced that the current administration has mapped out dedicated routes to be plied between 9:00 pm and 6:00 am daily.

We are in talks with COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers — Sanwo-Olu

We don’t have to vaccinate the 20 or 22 million population that we have. The plan is to ensure that there is herd immunity and that typically demands about 50 to 60 per cent of our population.”

Tension as LAWMA worker dies on duty

Saheed, on Saturday morning while operation on a LAWMA truck along Alexander Road in Ikoyi, Lagos State, suddenly fell from the machine and as result of the heavy impact of the accident, died immediately.

Lagos gets court order to auction 88 vehicles seized from traffic violators

Jejeloye said that the auction would hold in line with COVID-19 protocols on Wednesday, January 20, at the agency’s car park behind Shoprite in Alausa, Ikeja.

Monarchy: Oniru monarch forcefully installed by Tinubu keeps tormenting residents as Lagos State Government ignores several petition

Sometime in August last year, Justice Alakija of the high court igbosere granted an injunction resisting the brutish monarch from trespassing the oniru beach which he has violated flagrantly without fear of judicial consequences.

Breaking: Eko club event center sealed over Covid-19 rule violation

Lagos State Safety Commission and the Lagos State Task Force in a joint enforcement exercise, sealed the Eko Club event centre in...

Lagos task force to prosecute 60 traffic offenders

It was gathered that the violators were arrested in different parts of the state for driving against the traffic, plying the dedicated Bus Rapid Transit lane and causing obstruction on the roads.

Breaking: Lagos Govt shuts all schools

“Therefore, all public and private schools below tertiary level in the state are to close for the Christmas and New Year holiday on that day. Schools are to resume back on Monday 4th January, 2021 in compliance with the Lagos State harmonized academic calendar.

16-year-old pupil emerges Lagos one day governor

“As it is the practice, the one-day governor will be awarded the Lagos State Government’s scholarship to pursue any course of his or her interest in any university in the country. He/she and the ‘cabinet’ will also attend various cultural exchange programmes.”

Okada riders clash with danfo drivers at Mile 2 over death of colleague

“At about 12noon, an okada rider which is from the Northern part of the country was stabbed by an Agbero (Danfo driver) at his neck side and immediately, he died. As I speak to you, the murderer has been taken to Signals Barrack, Mile-2.

Lagos gives 7 days for removal of unapproved street gates to ease traffic

“All street gates across the State be opened between 5 am to 12 midnight. The gates must be manned by security personnel engaged by the community or residents’ association and must be opened for emergency services such as police, ambulance, and fire services at any time.”

‘No tear gas, no helmet’ — senior police officers tell IGP how #EndSARS went out of hand

“Every time you hear that billions of naira have been approved for the police, you have to ask where the money is going. We are expected to maintain peace and order and fight bandits and terrorists with bare hands. No bullet-proof vest, no helmet, no tear-gas, no training, nothing,”

Lagos East Senatorial by-election: APC in early lead

Some of the results of polling units below: Polling Unit...

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Oyo Govt approves procurement of 20 pick-up vans to boost security

“His Excellency has approved that there will be one per ward, and since we have 351 wards, the primary health care board will take care of the remaining 52 primary health care centres to be renovated and remodelled.

Abducted Borno Pastor freed by Boko Haram on expiration of seven-days deadline

“Today is the last day I will have the opportunity to call on you in your capacity as my parents and relatives in the country. Anyone who has the intention should help and save me. Please release me from this pain,” Bulus had stated in the video released by Boko Haram last Wednesday.

Abductors of the school girls are Hausa, Fulani- Gov Bello Mattawale

They say most of them are Hausa and some of them are Fulani. In fact, they even asked the school children to pray for them. So, they say they are of different entities contrary to the thought that they are all Fulani.

Nigeria’s Burna Boy set to perform at the Grammys 2021 premiere ceremony

This is Burna Boy’s second Grammy nomination after losing to the iconic Angelique Kidjo during the last ceremony in 2020.