Tag Archives: Lagos State

Sanwo-Olu charges Lagosians in Abuja to Reflect the Spirit of Lagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday charged Lagosians living in Abuja to reflect the spirit of Lagos and be law abiding as they live peacefully in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of the Lagos House which has the staff of the State liaison office in Abuja, Mr. […]

Panic In Lagos as Fuel Tanker Explode

A tanker, carrying 33,000 litres of fuel, reportedly exploded after it fell in Ojo, Lagos causing residents of Ijegun in Navy Town to scamper for safety.  Reports say residents are currently fleeing from the scene of the fire outbreak. More Details soon. 0 0

Lagos: Businessman Impregnates Maid, Rapes Her After Abortion

A 16-year-old girl, Ibukun, is undergoing psychological and medical treatment in a shelter of the Lagos State Government after she was allegedly raped and impregnated by a businessman, Mr. Adewale Fajemiroye, in the Ikorodu area of the state. The suspect, who is married with three children, was alleged to have forced the Junior Secondary School […]

”I Sell N500,000 Cannabis Daily” – Drug Dealer

A suspected drug peddler, Sunday Adesoye, aka Malboro, has been arrested for dealing in cannabis in Akala, Mushin, Lagos State. It was learnt that Adesoye was arrested along with 49 others by operatives of the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit on Saturday according to reports from PUNCH . Forty […]

Senate Throws Out Remi Tinubu’s Bill Seeking Special Grant For Lagos

There was a rowdy session in the upper chamber of the National Assembly on Wednesday. This followed the debate on a bill for an act to make provision for Federal grant to Lagos State in recognition of its strategic socio-economic significance and other connected purposes. The bill was sponsored by Senator Oluremi Tinubu (APC-Lagos Central). […]

Lagos Clarifies Incident Surrounding the Maryland Riot

The Lagos State Government has clarified the misconception surrounding the unfortunate incident where a street hawker was knocked down by an oncoming truck at Maryland Bus Stop on Wednesday. The street hawker, who was trying to evade arrest from officials of Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI), had attempted to cross the road before being hit by […]

Lagos State Orders Closure of Pig Farms in Residential Areas

The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has ordered the closure of all pig farms located in residential areas within the State as part of efforts to prevent health hazards associated with pig farming in residential areas. According to a statement by the state government, The closure order became necessary owing to several complaints by residents […]