• presidential

    …SAYS MY DIRECTIVE ON CRIMINALS WITH AK-47 REMAINS IN PLACE June 10, 2021 President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Lagos reiterated that his directive to security agencies, to shoot any person or persons found illegally wielding AK-47s and other assault weapons, remains in place. Mr Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), in ...
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    June 10, 2021 Lagos State Honourable Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture,  Mrs. Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, in an endorsement letter to WorldStage said “Mr Governor is very passionate in creating an enabling environment that will promote sustainable tourism which is widely recognised as a key sector in this present Administration given its major potentials to contribute ...
  • Lagos traffic robbers

    The police in  Lagos  have arrested 10 suspected traffic robbers terrorising motorists in different parts of the state. The spokesman for the state police command, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, confirmed the arrest in a statement on Monday in Lagos. He said that the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, had rejigged the command’s ...
  • local council

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released guidelines for aspirants contesting on its platform for Chairmanship, Vice Chairmanship and Councillorship positions in July 24 Local Government election in the state. The party’s Caretaker Committee Chairman and the Caretaker Committee Secretary, Alhaji Tunde Balogun and Mr Lanre Ogunyemi respectively, made this known in the guidelines jointly ...
  • RTEAN-NURTW clash in Lagos

    Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN) in Lagos has called on the state government to urgently intervene in the fracas between it and the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW). The Publicity Secretary of RTEAN, Alhaji Abdulrahman Amusan, made the call in an interview on Thursday in Lagos. Some members of NURTW and ...
  • Lagos 2021 budget

    The Lagos State Year 2021 Appropriation Budget named ” Budget of Rekindled Hope”  has been pegged at  N1.164 trillion. Mr Sam Egube, the Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Lagos State, made the disclosure in Lagos on Thursday at a media briefing of the Year 2021 Analysis. Egube said that the budget was made up ...
  • Sanwo-Olu

    Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State says he’s a kind of governor who loves to connect with the people rather than stay aloof from them. According to him, this is why he opted to live in the Marina and go to his office in Ikeja. He said living in Ikeja will mean driving from his ...
  • ports

    The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State says Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu remains undaunted and could not be distracted from delivering on his social contract with the people. The APC Publicity Secretary in Lagos, Seye Oladejo, said this while reacting to calls by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to Sanwo-Olu to consider resignation ...
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    Nigerian Blawg has released photos of an alleged oath of secrecy document that Majekodunmi Temitope Oluwaseun, one of the youths representing the #EndSARS movement at the Lagos State #EndSARS Judicial Panel was asked to sign before the Lagos Governor. According to  the Nigerian Blawg, an online legal education platform in a series of tweets on ...
  • Stowaways

    Seven Nigerian stowaways seized in a daring operation by special forces risk lengthy jail terms for hijacking an oil tanker. The suspects were detained under maritime laws which carry a maximum sentence of life imprisonment. They had allegedly threatened the 22-man crew of the 42,000-ton Nave Andromeda which was heading to Southampton from Lagos in ...