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Dr Fadahunsi Fajuyitan, the interim Lagos State Chairman of the KOWA Party, has emerged the substantive Chairman. Fajuyitan, who was unopposed, emerged the party Chairman at the state congress of the party held at Light Chapel Event Centre, Ilupeju, Lagos. Other state officers elected include Dr ...
Speaking at a round conference on water privatisation, which was held in Excellence Hotel, Ogba, Lagos, the president, Amalgamated Union of Public Corporations, Civil Service, Technical and Recreational Services Employees, (AUPCTRE), Anthony Benjamin, said the issue of privatisation is a major ...

From its 2018 fiscal plan, Lagos State economic outlook signals more prospects than it recorded in the past. Gboyega Akinsanmi writes. On December 18 last year, the national budget performance came under scrutiny at the Senate. Contrary to a report from the Budget Office of the Federation that put the ...
The power project, said the state government in a statement yesterday, is aimed at delivering an estimated 3,000 Megawatts to homes and industries, and is expected to lift the economy of Lagos, which is Nigeria's industrial hub. The revised Land Use Charge Law, on the other hand, will improve the value ...
Penultimate week, I posited that as a newly deployed police officer in Lagos, you have to be strategic. I failed, however, to give you an all-important tip: the Constitutional basis of your operation. First, there is a part of the Nigerian constitution that is relatively unknown to everyone but officials of the Nigerian ...
I became close to him when I was Lagos State governor. In 2002, I helped put together a 70th birthday celebration for him. Chief Ekwueme was a son of Lagos in many ways. He attended Kings College, Lagos. He lived in Lagos. Also, his architectural business flourished more in Lagos. As he was the pride ...

... People & politics · The Hub · Sweet and Sour · Onochie Anibeze · Sunday Perspectives · My World · Frankly Speaking · The Orbit · Nigeria Today · Vista woman · Relationships. Breaking News. Translate. Home » News » Apathy: Group urges eligible voters in Lagos to participate in on-going registration ...
The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team, has reacted to the viral video of a little girl, believed to be eight years, performing oral sex on a man. The video, which is currently making the rounds on social media last week, shows a man recording the little girl as she gave him blow job.
After its grand opening at the twilight of year of year 2017, one of Lagos' luxury clubs of international repute, Cubana Lagos has continued to dominate the night life scene in Lagos. Cubana Lagos strategically located on Adeola Odeku, Victoria Island, in the heart of Lagos has become the beloved place of ...
Lagos - Three women set to make history by becoming the first people to represent Nigeria in the winter Olympics arrived in Africa's most populous country on Thursday amid final preparations ahead of the Games. The trio, all raised in the United States (US), make up the Super Eagles women's bobsleigh ...
CLASFON also indicted the Probate Division, which he said is working with a 19th century attitude and mentality and in need of total overhaul."The probate division is another important aspect in the administration and dispensation of justice in Lagos State. A visit to the department in all the judicial divisions ...
The remains of the deceased former Chairman of Lagos State sports Commisson, Ayodeji Tinubu, will be laid to rest in Lagos today. A service of Songs held for Deji Tinubu at the Redeemed Church of God City of David at Victoria Island on Monday evening. According to the burial programme released by ...
A kidnap victim, Mohammed, says he is worried about the safety of 11 captives at a kidnappers' den in the Ikorodu area of the state. The 22-year-old security guard explained that the victims were in danger, urging the Lagos state police Command to rescue them. Mohammed, a guard at a hospital in Opebi, ...
... Article of Faith · Talking Point · People & politics · The Hub · Sweet and Sour · Onochie Anibeze · Sunday Perspectives · My World · Frankly Speaking · The Orbit · Nigeria Today · Vista woman · Relationships. Breaking News. Translate. Home » News » NFF, NB PLC to exchange signed contracts in Lagos ...
The Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday passed a bill to boost electricity supply in the state.The lawmakers also passed another bill on land use charge to encourage development.The two bills stated: "A law to provide for the consolidation of property and land-based charges, as well as make ...
THERE will be increased aerial patrols of Lagos and other Southwest states to keep criminals at bay, Air Officer Commanding (AOC) logistics Command, Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Nnamdi Ekeh said yesterday. Speaking with reporters after taking over from the former AOC, AVM Ibrahim Yahaya, in Lagos, ...
At least seven people, including two females, have been arrested following incessant clashes between rival cult groups in Mushin area of Lagos. The Divisional police officer in Olosan area of Mushin, CSP Adekunle Omisakin, said the suspects, aged between 18 and 23, were arrested in Ladipo area of the ...

Mr Babatunde Irukera , the Director General of consumer Protection Council (CPC), on Monday described Lagos State as one of the recognised and largest sub national economies in Africa. Irukera made the observation while leading a delegation of CPC, officials of Nigerian Association of Chambers of ...
The protesting members of Joint Research and Allied institutions Staff Union, JORAISU, of the National Institute for sports, NIS, National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. The body, comprising Academic Staff Union of Research Institutions, ASURI; Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated ...
Real estate and Infrastructure firm, Brains and Hammers Limited, says it has started a strategic expansion of its operations by making an entry into the real estate market in Lagos. The company said it commenced business 10 years ago in Abuja and had built a reputation of excellence, adding that in ...
It is quite noteworthy that Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has personally swung into action to save the state from being overrun by refuse. Of recent, there has been heaps of refuse dumped especially along major roads and streets of Lagos to the extent that residents and motorists have raised ...
If you're looking for good vibes and a chilled night out, this is where you should be headed. The House offers you an array of things: good food, shisha and drinks. We know, most places in Lagos can offer this, but the vibe here is different. You even get the option of authentic bukka ofada rice and stew or a ...
It was learned that the Lagos State government had on June 1, 2017, approached a Federal High Court, Lagos, urging it to stay the execution of a judgment delivered by Justice Okon Abang on March 13, 2017, which ordered the Federal and Lagos State governments to hand over the said parcel of land to ...
The Lagos State government has said it will continue to support and empower farmers in the state to boost food production and availability. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Food Security, Sanni Okanlanwon, stated this during his official visit to the Lagos Agric Input and Supply Authority ...
THE protest by some lawyers in the open court against discontinuation of alleged $8.8m criminal suit against a British citizen, Deepak Khilnani and an Indian, Sushil Chandra by the Lagos State Attorney-General, AG, Mr. Adeniji Kazeem, has raised issues bordering on the power of the Attorney General to ...
businesses have almost ground to a halt at a shoe market along the Okokomaiko corridor of the Lagos-Badagry Expressway and the traders blame it on the overpowering stench emanating from a nearby refuse heap. "The refuse is very disturbing, definitely, because for about two weeks, the LAWMA ...
He said: "On behalf of the people of Lagos State, we like to say a big thank you to the Canadian government for being a very good partner to the course of Lagos State. People might not know but we need to say this clearly. Even though we came out of the ebola crisis, ever since that success story, the ...
A wild fire yesterday razed an oil tank farm belonging to Stallionaire Oil at Ijegun, satellite town, Lagos State. The fire, which went almost out of control, caused panic among residents of Satellite Town and Ojo area. Thankfully, no human life was lost. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency ...
An oil depot was on Wednesday gutted by fire in the Ijegun area of Lagos. PREMIUM TIMES gathered that the outbreak occurred at Stallionaire Oil Depot, Ijegun Satelite Town, Ijegun, Lagos. Witnesses said the fuel depot, comprising five tank farms with one of the tanks filled with petrol, exploded and ...
Mr Saka Fafunmi, the Chairman, Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on the Environment, on Monday lauded Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode's quick intervention in clearing the wastes in the state. Fafunmi spoke in an interview with the news agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos against the backdrop of ...
The Lagos State government had brought a fresh five-count charge bordering on conspiracy to kidnap, kidnapping and attempted murder against Evans and three others. The three accused standing trial along with Evans are Emeka Joseph, Linus Okpara and Victor Aduba. The arraignment was first stalled ...
Thirty-six ships laden with petroleum products, food items and other goods are expected to arrive Apapa and Tin-Can Island ports in Lagos from Jan. 22 to Feb.13. The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) stated this in its "shipping Position'' made available on Monday in Lagos. NPA said that the ships contained ...
The Environmental rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has asked the Lagos State government to terminate any agreement it may have entered into with Visionscape in the water sector as its performance in waste management has shown that it will also throw the water sector into crisis.
Palpable confusion is brewing in the family of a retired Colonel, Tony Nyiam, following the disappearance of their 18-year-old maid, Ikechukwu Gloria, from their Victoria Island, Lagos abode, since January 2, 2017. As at yesterday, the family had not been contacted on phone to indicate whether she was ...
Between Friday and yesterday, officials of Lagos State government sent me four emails, all of which were on the refuse heaps that dot the landscape. Sure, the same set of emails were sent to other journalists, but it seems to me that if the state would apply the same energy in fashioning out a better and ...
This followed the alleged killings of a man and a pregnant woman in Lagos and Ogun states, last week, by Custom officers. Edgal who gave the advice during a courtesy visit on him by the Comptroller of Customs, Federal Operation Unit, Zone A, Ikeja, Comptroller Mohammed Uba, noted that the unit ...
"About 250 trucks have begun to discharge petrol to Lagos compared to less than 200 trucks allocated to Lagos at the weekend. "Motorists are advised to avoid hoarding and panic buying of petrol as the NNPC has sufficient product in stock that will last several days," he said. Ughamadu attributed the ...
The Deputy public relations Officer, PRO, of the Lagos state police Command, Iheanachor Omuta, has lamented the rate at which officers of the Nigeria police Force extort Nigerians. Omuta called on members of the public not to relent in reporting such cases to higher authorities in the force.
Representative of Lagos State Governor, Permanent Secretary Ministry of commerce, Lekan Akodu, The Oba of Lagos, His Highness Oba Rilwan Akiolu, Chairman Avalon Intercontinental, Tajudeen Owoyemi and Carlson Rezidor Group Senior Vice President Africa and Indian Ocean, Andrew Mclachlan ...
"We appreciate the role of the judiciary and if you notice the Lagos CJ and the Chief Justice of Nigeria are really working hard and they have put in so much efforts in fighting corruption with the help of other judges." Magu emphasised that the anti-graft war is a fight for every Nigerian and called on Nigerians ...
An auto parts dealer in the Owode Onirin area of Lagos State, Lukman Ogundele, has died in the custody of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Lagos state police Command. Although the police formation had been reportedly evasive on the whereabouts of the father of two children, a police charge sheet ...
Fresh efforts by the Economic and Financial crimes Commission (EFCC) to re-impose a suspension order on the accounts of former First Lady Mrs. Patience Jonathan and her relatives have suffered a setback as Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos on Monday struck out an ...
PIX-4//5, Lagos State Commissioner of police I.O. Edgal, (right) with Commander, RRS Mr. Olatunji Disu at the premises of Second Coming gutted by fire. Magodo Fire. PHOTO: ISAAC JIMOH AYODELE. Read Also: Fire razes school hostel in Ekiti. PIX-66-72, firemen at work. PHOTO: ISAAC JIMOH ...
Federal government is collaborating with the Lagos State government to relocate the present Ikoyi prisons to Epe for security. ... This was disclosed to some selected journalists who interfaced with the Lagos State Attorney General (AG) and Commissioner for Justice, Mr Adeniji Kazeem in his office. The AG ...
He said the government is poised to go all out to prosecute any persons found to be working against the new waste management policy encapsulated in the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI), saying the programme is designed to revolutionalise waste administration in line with global best practices when fully ...
At least two people died Monday morning when a gas station around CMD Road in Magodo, Lagos, was gutted by fire. PREMIUM TIMES learnt that the fire engulfed three reservoir tanks for storage of gas and one 33, 000 litre gas truck in the gas station, with a secondary explosion within the gas station.
Alli however assured stakeholdersthat any elite from any part of the world was still welcomed to fell the vibe of the Lagos Marathon. "We have people coming from as far as Finland, France and other parts of the world, we expect a spectacular race this year," the former African Record holder in Long Jump ...
A report by Punch says the entertainers have had a long-running battle with the Lagos Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) over alleged tax evasion. Davido was reportedly charged before a Lagos high court in July 2017 while AY was said to have been charged to court in 2016 for failing to file his tax returns.
Review: Is Jamski Restaurant A Slice Of Jamaica In Lagos? By Chidera Muoka 15 January 2018 | 7:00 am. Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn Share via email. This is not my first visit to Jamski restaurant. As I rush into the space, it is sparsely crowded which I find odd considering that ...
Officials of the National Drug law enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested nine drug traffickers within one week at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos. The arrests were made between December 24 and 31, 2017 at the airport. Among the suspects was a South African male.


 

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