WRITTEN BY CHIOMA EZIKE The Executive Vice Chairman of the  Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC),  Professor Umar  Danbatta says  that robust telecommunications network is important for economic growth.  Speaking at the 5th edition of  Telecom Executives and Regulators Forum organised by the  Association of  Telecommunications companies of Nigeria (ATCON)  in Lagos Professor Danbatta said  that the $68 billion […]

Written by Omolara Omosanya The Lekki-Admiralty toll gate and the Lekki-Ikoyi link bridge will be left open during peak periods tomorrow. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who made this known in an interview with newsmen after an inspection tour of the Lekki-Epe Expressway said the measure was part of efforts to find lasting solutions to the perennial […]

Published by Yemisi Dada The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Ms Catriona Laing, has met with Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to discuss bilateral partnership. The meeting which was held behind closed doors had the Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat and other top government officials in attendance. Addressing reporters after the meeting, Ms Laing […]

Written by Omolara Omosanya Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured residents of Ikorodu division of the State that work would commence earnestly on the Agric-Ishawo and Igbogbo roads as soon as the rains subside. Governor Sanwo-Olu who gave the assurance after inspecting the rice mill and light industrial park in Imota, in the […]

Inclement weather/warning The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has issued an advisory circular alerting all Pilots and Airline Operators of the hazards associated with the outset of the rainy season with the attendant thunderstorms that can impede flight safety. Other adverse weather phenomenal associated with the season includes: quall lines, microburst or low level wind-shear […]

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria has commenced an intensive re-assessment of runways at the nation’s airports. This move is aimed at improving on the efficiency of the facilities to forestall potential accidents on the runways. This development by FAAN is coming on the heels of the recent over skidding of the runway by an […]

The Federal Government will continue to implement short and long term measures to ensure long-lasting solution to the gridlock on the Apapa and Tin Can Island areas in Lagos State. The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo made this known in an interview with newsmen after an inspection tour of the Lilipond transit truck park, Creek […]

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed the 2019 Appropriation Bill into law. Speaking with newsmen after assenting to the Eight hundred and seventy three billion, five hundred and thirty two million, four hundred and sixty thousand, seven hundred and twenty-five naira Bill at the Lagos House in Alausa Ikeja, Governor Sanwo-Olu promised that […]

Contractors handling the expansion of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway are to be mobilised back to site this month. So says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu during an on the spot assessment of the level of work on the 10-lane- expressway. Addressing newsmen at the Abule Osun axis of the road, Governor Sanwo-Olu who said Government was aware of […]

The Lagos State Government has denounced purported claims by some highly placed politicians, owners and drivers of articulated vehicles that it has permitted them to park under the Marine Bridge, Ijora and other adjoining areas in the Apapa axis. In a statement, the Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Mr Tunji Bello, said Lagos has […]

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