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PUBLISHED BY KIKELOMO IFEKOYA The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, is colaborating with its counterparts across the globe on ways to adopt new technologies that will better its operations in West Africa. The Head of National Office of WAEC in Nigeria, Mr.Olu Adenipekun announced this in Lagos. He said that looking at the leading role […]

PUBLISHED BY NIRAN ODUFAYO The two storey building at no 24, Audio street in New garage area of Gbagada which collapsed partially in the morning has been pulled down to ground zero this afternoon. Bulldozer of the Lagos state Emergency Management Agency demolished the structure this afternoon to avoid a secondary incident. Director General of […]

PUBLISHED BY BARNABAS HUNJO The Lagos State Assembly has begun screening of some commissioner and Special Adviser nominees of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of the state. Governor Sanwo-Olu had sent 25 names of Commissioner and Special Adviser nominees to the Assembly for screening as stipulated in the constitution. A letter from the Governor containing the names […]

OMOLARA OMOSANYA More than twenty one thousand Children between the ages of zero to twelve years are to benefit from free Health care services in the next six days in Lagos State. The free healthcare mission which will take place in seven Primary Health Centres, PHC, is courtesy of the Lagos State Government in partnership […]

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 […]

The daughter of 93 year old Pa Reuben Fasoranti, the national leader of the Pan Yoruba Socio- Political group, Afenifere, Mrs Funke Olakunrin was Friday shot dead by suspected  herdsmen along Benin/Ore expressway. She was said to be traveling along Benin/Ore expressway when she along with others ran into the barricade mounted by the suspected […]

Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has unfolded plans to revamp its operations on the Lagos waterways. To this end,  the agency has resolved to actively compliment the efforts of the State waterways agency, the marine police and other relevant stakeholders to ensure adequate safety of the commuting populace on Lagos waterways. The Director General […]

WRITTEN BY TAOHEED ABDULLAHI The Senate has expressed worry over pipeline vandalism leading to  loss of lives and property in the country. The Senate has expressed worry over pipeline vandalism leading to  loss of lives and property in the country.The Chairman, Senate ad-hoc Committee investigating Pipelines Vandalism in the country, Senator Ibrahim Gobir stated this […]

WRITTEN BY OMOLARA OMOSANYA The Senate Committee on Pipeline Explosion has visited the site of the July 4 pipeline fire in Ijegun, Alimosho Local Government area of Lagos State on an assessment and fact-finding mission. The pipeline fire was reportedly caused by activities of vandals siphoning fuel from the Nigeria National Petroleum Company, NNPC pipelines […]

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 […]

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