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Official: No fresh building collapse in Lagos

The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) has said there was no fresh building collapse in the state as being reported on the social media on Monday
No fewer than 23 persons were trapped in a three-storey building under construction which collapsed in Ibadan on Friday, witnesses said.

SERAP: Compensate victims of building collapse in Lagos, Ibadan

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged “the governments of Lagos and Oyo states to “take immediate action to address the numerous ongoing human rights impacts of the deadly and catastrophic building collapse in their respective states, including by taking meaningful steps to avoid further damage to the human rights of the people affected.”

Lagos demolishes more weak buildings

Barely 24 hours after pull ing down four defective buildings, Lagos State government, yesterday, demolished another three buildings that posed threat to lives and property.
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Ohaneze Ndigbo condoles with Governor Ambode, families of victims

The leadership of Ohaneze Ndigbo Lagos State chapter has condoled with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State and families of the victims who lost their lives at the collapsed building in Lagos Island.

UN chief shocked, saddened by fatal building collapse in Lagos

UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, was “shocked and saddened” by the fatal collapse of a building in Nigeria, his spokesperson said on Thursday.
We worked through the night and one body was recovered, the southwest coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye, told AFP.

Death toll rises to nine in collapsed Lagos school building

"We worked through the night and one body was recovered," the southwest coordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye, told AFP.
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Governor Ambode orders investigation into collapsed Lagos school building

Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State Governor, on Wednesday ordered a full scale investigation into the collapse of a three-storey building in Ita Faaji area of Lagos Island.
A pregnant woman, the proprietor of the nursery-Primary school and 19 others, including no fewer than 12 pupils died in the collapsed building at Massey Street, Itafaji on Lagos Island on Wednesday, witnesses and hospital sources said.

Pupils, pregnant woman die in collapsed building in Lagos

A pregnant woman, the proprietor of the nursery/Primary school and 19 others, including no fewer than 12 pupils died in the collapsed building at Massey Street, Itafaji on Lagos Island on Wednesday, witnesses and hospital sources said.
Rescue efforts continued into the night at Itafaji, Lagos Island, where a three-storey building collapsed Wednesday morning.

Lagos building collapse: Rescue efforts continue as death toll rises

Rescue efforts continued into the night at Itafaji, Lagos Island, where a three-storey building collapsed Wednesday morning.
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Lagos elections: Our expectations from Babajide Sanwo-Olu, others – residents

Some Lagos residents on Tuesday urged the governor-elect in the state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and incoming lawmakers to make welfare of the people their priority when they assume office.
The Lagos State Deputy Governor, Dr Idiat Adebule has congratulated Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on his victory, saying the governor-elect will take the state to the next level of governance

Babatunde Hunpe: Badagry will enjoy dividend of democracy under Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s government

Mr Babatunde Hunpe, the newly elected House of Representatives member for Badagry Federal Constituency, has assured residents of Badagry that they would enjoy dividend of democracy under Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
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Lagos elections: Jimi Agbaje’s votes drop by 68.75% from 2015 polls

Jimi Agbaje, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the just concluded Lagos State governorship elections lost 68.75 per cent of the votes he polled in 2015.

Lagos elections: Governor Ambode congratulates Babajide Sanwo-Olu, assembly members on polls victory

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday congratulated the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his running mate, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, as well as the 40 House of Assembly candidates of the party for their resounding victory at the polls on Saturday.

Pension: Lagos signs 18 percent new CPS contribution rate into law

The Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC) on Sunday said that Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode has signed into law the Amended Lagos State Pension Reform Law.
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Saturday cast his vote in the Governorship and House of Assembly elections, urging other eligible voters to also come out and exercise their civic obligations without fear.

Lagos elections: Governor Ambode sweeps polling unit for Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has won his polling unit in Epe for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in a landslide victory.
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Saturday cast his vote in the Governorship and House of Assembly elections, urging other eligible voters to also come out and exercise their civic obligations without fear.

Lagos elections: Governor Ambode votes in Epe, urges residents to exercise their franchise

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Saturday cast his vote in the Governorship and House of Assembly elections, urging other eligible voters to also come out and exercise their civic obligations without fear.
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Elections: Lagos government assures voters of safety

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday assured that adequate measures had been firmed up to ensure a hitch-free election on Saturday.
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Lagos: No public holiday on Friday

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday clarified reports making the rounds that it had declared Friday, March 8 as Public Holiday for Civil Servants, saying the information was untrue.

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