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Sanwo-Olu opens 11 Road Network, Health Centre in Bariga
Sanwo-Olu opens 11 Road Network, Health ...

Sanwo-Olu opens 11 Road Network, Health Centre in Bariga

…Says Projects Symbolise ‘True Transformation’ At Grassroots     Residents of Bariga Local Council Development Area (LCDA) in the eastern part of Lagos State have reaped what could be termed “bountiful dividends” of local government autonomy entrenched in the... read more »

Opinion: Okada and Keke Ban - Transport for Lagos by Babatunde Gbadamosi
Opinion: Okada and Keke Ban – Tran...

Opinion: Okada and Keke Ban – Transport for Lagos by Babatunde Gbadam...

Sometime last month, The Lagos State Government announced a partial ban on ALL operators of commercial motorcycles and tricycles in some named parts of Lagos State. The ban went into effect yesterday, Friday, 1st of February 2020. The scenes across Lagos were expected. Thousands of stranded... read more »

BRT Bus Accident: LASG Arraigns Truck Driver for Reckless Driving
BRT Bus Accident: LASG Arraigns Truck Dr...

BRT Bus Accident: LASG Arraigns Truck Driver for Reckless Driving

The Lagos State Government, through the Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Ministry of Justice on Friday arraigned the Dangote cement truck driver who was involved in the road accident that led to the death of four persons in Ikorodu. This contained in release by the Ministry  stated that... read more »

Lagos Gov Appoints Abdullahi as Acting Commissioner for Waterfront
Lagos Gov Appoints Abdullahi as Acting C...

Lagos Gov Appoints Abdullahi as Acting Commissioner for Waterfront

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday approved the appointment of Mallam Ahmed Kabiru Abdullahi as Acting Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development. Abdullahi, who is from Kastina State, was initially appointed by the Governor as Special Adviser on Urban... read more »

Enforcement of Ban on Okada and Tricycle Operations in Lagos Island Commences
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Enforcement of Ban on Okada and Tricycle Operations in Lagos Island Commenc...

The Lagos State Government on Monday commenced the enforcement of the ban on Okada and Tricycle operations within the Lagos Central Business District in accordance with Section 3 of the Lagos Road Traffic Law, 2012. The Special Adviser to the Governor on CBD, Prince Anofiu Olarenwaju Elegushi... read more »

Nigeria: EFCC Operatives Arrests 18 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Lagos

Nigeria: EFCC Operatives Arrests 18 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Lagos

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday arrested 18 (Eighteen) suspected internet fraudsters in Alagbado area of Lagos State. The suspects are:  Abass Mukhtar,... read more »

Poor Procurement Processes, Corruption Causes Educational Deficit in Lagos, Says Banwo

Poor Procurement Processes, Corruption Causes Educational Deficit in Lagos, Says Banwo

A consultant, Mr Kolawole Banwo has said facilities in Lagos schools remained dilapidated as a result of poor procurement processes and corrupt contracting of educational projects. He made... read more »

Lagos State Prepared to Provide Quality Education to all Residents

Lagos State Prepared to Provide Quality Education to all Residents

The Lagos State Government will be supporting secondary schools established by the military formation across the State to increase access to education for residents. The move was... read more »

Lagos Govt. to Create One-Stop Shop for Filmmakers

Lagos Govt. to Create One-Stop Shop for Filmmakers

As part of efforts to boost the film and entertainment industry, the Lagos State government is set to create a one-stop-shop of conceptualisation to finality for filmmakers in the... read more »

New Policies on Okada to be Announced Soon – Sanwo-Olu

The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu has said that new policies that will regulate the operations of Okada in the state are underway. The Governor made this revelation on Friday... read more »