Author: tobi adejare

REPORT BY KIKELOMO IFEKOYA The Lagos State Government has indicated interest to support poultry farmers to go into egg powder production as part of its move to improve agriculture value chain in the country. The Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat made this known in Lagos after meeting with the members of a […]

REPORT BY BARNABAS HUNJO The Lagos State Assembly has called for the ban on sales and consumption of a local brew known as “Sokundaye” and other hazardous liquid substance in the state. The Speaker of the House, Alhaji Mudashiru Obasa said that generally, even in the United States of America, people had not stopped the […]

REPORT BY JULIE EKONG The Lagos State Government has taken full responsibility of the medical bills of victims of the motor accident involving a full load cement truck and a passenger (BRT) bus which occurred at Asolo along Lagos Ikorodu Road. The State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi disclosed this during a visit to […]

REPORT BY NOSA AITUAMEN The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB), Nigeria says it is seeking the assistance of the African Development Bank (AfDB) to sponsor the Safer Skies for Africa programme. The need for the assistance is coming on the heels of the suspension of funding by the United States government who has been the sole […]

REPORT BY YEMISI DADA The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, says it will begin digital Biometric collection of all residents of the State in flood prone areas to adequately ensure their safety during heavy rains. This will also help the State government plan ahead for conducive relief camps in case of emergency. Director-General of […]

REPORT BY KIKELOMO IFEKOYA The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, Lagos state has asked employers of labour that have requested for the service of corps members to provide transportation that will convey the corps members to their places of primary assaignments after the Orientation course. The NYSC Coordinator, Lagos State, Mr. Sunday Aroni said this […]

REPORT BY JULIE EKONG A two – day media dialogue on Sanitation has opened in Lagos with a call on members of the public to respect the environment by defecating in the toilet whenever the need arises. A Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, WASH, Specialist at UNICEF, Mr Bioye Ogunjobi, made the call while presenting a […]

REPORT BY SHERIFAT OYEDIRAN Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu has advocated that nursing mothers should fully embrace exclusive breastfeeding. Speaking at the annual breastfeeding week of the Lagos Chapter of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists, NAWOJ, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu also called on fathers, family members, colleagues, organizations and communities to […]

REPORT BY JULIE EKONG The Lagos State government is to create twenty – six birth registration centers across the state to complement the existing ones. Alimosho is to get six centers due to its large population. This will bring to one hundred and twenty – eight the total number of birth registration centers in Lagos […]

REPORTED BY BUKOLA ABE A truck carrying a payloader tractor has lost control at Owode onirn causing heavy traffic on both sides of the road. The truck coming from Lagos – ikorodu road lost its brakes between owode and mile 12 and decided to stop the truck with the median hereby falling the payloader it […]

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