Tag archive for ‘LAGOS’
By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, March 23rd, 2020

Man Blinds Another During Fight With Lady Over Sex

(News Investigators) A 35-year old man, Uche Okeke, who broke a bottle to stab a lady in a squabble over sex in a hotel in Lagos, has ended up damaging another man’s eye while trying to prevent him from attacking More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, March 19th, 2020

CORONAVIRUS: LASG To Shut Down Schools

(News Investigators) As part of the preventive measures against the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Lagos State Government is closing down all public and private schools from Monday, 23rd March 2020. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, March 16th, 2020

APC Governors Sympathise With Victims, Lagos Govt Over Abule Ado Explosion

Abuja,  March 16, 2020 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The All Progressives Congress Governors’ Forum has sympathised with the Lagos State Government and victims of the explosion at Abule Ado, Amuwo Odofin Local Government More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Lagos pensioners To Access Free Health Insurance In April

Lagos, Feb.29,2020 (News Investigators) The Lagos State Government on Saturday said that its pensioners above 60 years old would from April this year, begin to enjoy free health Insurance scheme. Mrs Folashade More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Seyi Makinde On Lagos & 2023: APC Should Be Ready For Eviction In Lagos

( News Investigators )CHAIRMAN, Reconciliation Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Governor of Oyo State, Mr. Seyi Makinde, Thursday, said with the move to reconcile aggrieved party members in Lagos More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, February 28th, 2020

Pomp As Lagos Theatre Festival Kicks Off

Lagos, Feb. 28, 2020 (News Investigators) The 7th edition of the Lagos Theatre Festival (LTF) kicked off on Thursday evening at the Terra Kulture, Victoria Island, Lagos with performances from Nigerian writer, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, January 26th, 2020

Overhead Bridges: 36 Persons Arrested for Crossing Expressway In Lagos

The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Corps (LAGESC) said it has arrested 36 persons for allegedly crossing the highways indiscriminately. The Corps Marshal of the Agency, Mrs Gbemisola Akinpelu, a retired More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020

Lagos Pipeline Explosion: NEMA Says 2 Bodies Recovered

(News Investigators)The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said that two bodies had been recovered from the explosion site of a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline at Ile More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Lagos Govt. To Solve Infrastructure Challenge Using PPP Model

Lagos, Jan. 14, 2020 (News Investigators) The Lagos State Government on Tuesday said it would deploy the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model to tackle infrastructure challenges in the state. L-R: Director, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, December 27th, 2019

Video: Lawmaker Makes Xmas Fun For Kids In Lagos

A Lagos lawmaker, Mrs Mojisola Alli-Macaulay, said that she organised a Christmas party for children in Amuwo-Odofin area to make kids in the community happier during the Yuletide. The lawmaker, representing More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

Babatunde Gbadamosi: No Worker In Lagos Can Live With N30,000

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A former governorship candidate under the Action Democratic Party in Lagos State, Babatunde Gbadamosi, has said no worker can comfortably live with the new minimum wage of N30,000 in Lagos. Gbadamosi More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Lagos Begins Disinfection, Decontamination Of 17 Live Bird Markets

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Lagos State Government says it has commenced the state–wide disinfection and decontamination of 17 major live bird markets across the State. The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Prince More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 25th, 2019

Lagos Shuts Christ Embassy, Mosques, Hotels, Other Churches Over Noise Pollution

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Officials of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency, LASEPA, have shutdown Christ Embassy Church, Iyana Ipaja; churches, mosques, hotels and others over noise pollution. In all, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 14th, 2019

Multiple Accident Claims 13 Lives On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Accident scene (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) No fewer than 13 persons lost their lives, while 10 others sustained injuries in a multiple accident around Saapade, near Ogere on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway, on Wednesday. Mr More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Monday, November 11th, 2019

Lagos Calls For Wholesome Meat For Residents

Mr Gbolahan Lawal, Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, has urged franchisees operating in the red meat value chain to put in place necessary procedure to deliver wholesome meat fit for human consumption. Lawal More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 8th, 2019

Inferno: Lagos Govt. Begins Enumeration Of Affected Traders

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Lagos State Government has begun enumeration of the affected traders at Martins Street, Lagos, following inferno that gutted some high-rise buildings housing shops and residential homes More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Policeman Killed As Burning Building Collapsed In Lagos

The front section of the six-storey building gutted by fire on Tuesday in Lagos Island has collapsed, killing a policeman at the scene, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). NAN reports that part of the More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019

Sanwo-Olu Swears-in Permanent Secretaries, Inaugurates Committees

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has sworn-in two Permanent Secretaries and redeployed three others for effective performance and service delivery. Speaking during the ceremony in Lagos on Monday, Sanwo-Olu More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Security: Fidelity Bank Donates Three Security Vans To Lagos Traders

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Fidelity Bank Plc on Monday donated three security vans worth millions of naira to traders in Lagos to boost security in line with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). The vans were More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 28th, 2019

Lagos State To Tackle Unauthorised Real Estate Practitioners

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Lagos State Government says it will tackle the menace of unauthorised real estate practitioners across the state. The Special Adviser (SA) to the Governor on Housing, Mrs Toke Benson-Awoyinka, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, October 24th, 2019

Lagos Govt Reiterates Commitment To Quality Healthcare Delivery

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Prof. Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, says the state government is making concerted efforts to ensure quality healthcare delivery and biosecurity for its citizens. Abayomi More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 14th, 2019

Sanwo-Olu Declares Emergency On Lagos Roads, As Rehabilitation Begins Monday

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has declared a state of emergency on Lagos bad roads and ordered massive repair work on critical  highways across the state, beginning from Monday Oct. 14. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, October 11th, 2019

Sanwo-Olu Donates 50 Cars To Lagos Magistrates

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has given 50 new cars to magistrates as part of efforts to enhance dispensation of justice. While handing over the vehicles, Sanwo-Olu said that the More...

By News Investigator On Saturday, September 28th, 2019

Lagos To Host Year 2020 Global Citizens Festival — Sanwo-Olu

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced Lagos as the host city for the year 2020 Global Citizen Festival. A statement signed on Friday, by the Chief Press Secretary, Mr More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, September 27th, 2019

Lagos Brothel Raided: 14 Customers, Sex Workers Arrested

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Enforcement Unit on Friday raided a brothel around Mile 2 area and arrested 14 persons for alleged possession of illicit More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Video: Fire Engulfs Unity Bank’s Head Office In Lagos

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The head office of Unity Bank on Victoria Island, Lagos State has been gutted by fire. The fire outbreak which started in the early hours of Monday was confirmed by the bank via its More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

LASTMA, Police, FRSC Turn Lagos Bus Stops To Parking Lots

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The police and other agencies have turned Iponri Bus Stop in Surulere, Lagos into a junkyard for vehicles impounded by them, creating severe problems for motorists and commuters. The News More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, August 26th, 2019

Photo News: Amaechi Embarks On Inspection Of Lagos Ibadan Railway

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Barely two days after being sworn in as Minister, the Minister of Transportation, Hon Chibuike Amaechi has embarked on an inspection tour of the Lagos Ibadan rail line. The minister More...