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The Chief Executive Officer of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu says two people died and over 30 vehicles burnt in the early hours of this morning in Ijegun area of Lagos. He said the actual loss will be determined upon conducting post disaster enumeration after the fire has been put […]

The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington has advised Nigerians to do away with fuel subsidy, educate and empower every girl child and every woman for the Country to attain it’s full potential. The Ambassador gave the advice during a ceremony to mark the U.S 243rd Independence anniversary in Lagos. Ambassador Symington said his Country […]

The continuation of the re-construction of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway has began. The Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat flagged off the next phase of the re-construction of the road project at the Lagos International Trade Fair Complex along Badagry expressway, Lagos. Dr. Hamzat said that the continuation of the next phase of the road re-construction would […]

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 […]

Stakeholders in the campaign against hard drugs have warned against the abuse and use of hard drugs which they described as a menace breeding crime in the society.  The stakeholders gave the warning in Lagos during a seminar organised by the Crime Reporters Association of Nigeria (CRAN) to mark the World Day Against Drug and […]

South West Governors have again renewed the call for the creation of State police as one of the major steps to stem the growing tide of insecurity in the region. This was the consensus of Governors of Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, Osun, Ondo and Ekiti States as they converged on Ibadan for a Stakeholders’ Security summit […]

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 […]

The newly elected Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila is on a thank you visit to Lagos State to appreciate the support of relevant stakeholders in his emergence as Speaker. Mr. Gbajabiamila who represents Surulere Federal Constituency one at the House, arrived at the presidential wing of Muritala Mohammed airport, around 2:50pm […]

The Lagos State Assembly has urged the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Zubairu Muazu to check the activities of cult members in Ikorodu area of the state. The House also agreed to write a congratulatory letter to the new Governor of the state, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwoolu. The issues surrounding gang violence in […]

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