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Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway: Commuters lament over Ikeja-Along axis gridlock

Commuters and motorists plying the Ikeja Along axis on Lagos – Abeokuta Expressway have called on the Lagos State Government to intensify efforts toward decongesting constant gridlock on the road.

Police disrupt Free Lagos movement news conference

A team of armed police officers from Area ‘F’ Police Command Thursday disrupted a world news conference organised by the Free Lagos Orange Movement, to end the political dynasty of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Lagos Akinwunmi Ambode

Governor Ambode calls for peaceful election in Lagos

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has urged residents to conduct themselves peacefully at the polling units and shun any act of violence or misconduct that could threaten peace of the state.

Lagos: We are engaging stakeholders to re-position entertainment, tourism industries

The Lagos State Commissioner of Tourism, Art and Culture, Mr Steve Ayorinde, has said that the Mr Akinwunmi Ambode-led government will remain committed to the plans to reposition the entertainment and tourism sector, in spite of the supposed nearness to the change in government.
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday held a stakeholders forum on the need for preservation of historical and cultural heritage sites-monuments in the state.

Lagos government holds stakeholders forum on preservation of heritage sites

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday held a stakeholders forum on the need for preservation of historical and cultural heritage sites/monuments in the state.
Lagos Akinwunmi Ambode

Lagos: We’ll deliver major ongoing projects on schedule

The Lagos State Government, on Sunday, ordered contractors handling major ongoing projects across the State to speed up work to bring relief and comfort to motorists and residents, assuring that no efforts would be spared to ensure the delivery of the projects on schedule.
NSCDC

NSCDC officer shot my brother twice in the head – victim’s sister

A grieving sister, Folawewo Opeyemi, has revealed in chilling details how an official of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps shot her brother, Abdulqudrid Toefeek Omotolani, 31, twice on the head at close range at Pipeline, Ile-Epo area of Lagos State.
Stranded Commuters in Lagos

Controller: Federal government working toward quick completion of Lagos roads

The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Adedamola Kuti, on Saturday said that the Federal Ministry of Works was working toward speedy completion of all road projects in Lagos.
CSP Chike Oti

Police suspend Operation Velvet in Lagos

The period of grace was announced by the spokesman of the Lagos State Police Command, Chike Oti.
Lagos State House of Assembly

Operation Velvet: Lagos Assembly seeks more time for implementation

The Lagos State House of Assembly has called for more time before the implementation of “Operation Velvet” in the state.

The dangers of negative narratives

As a professional journalist and a regular columnist, one of the things I fear the most on the job is boxing myself into a corner. My philosophy of life is that no one is completely good or completely bad. I find it hard to look at something and say there is nothing good in it or that it is absolutely flawless.
Ladi Lawanson

Official: Lagos government integrates rail, road, water transport to ease traffic

The Lagos State Government says work is in progress to integrate the rail, road and water transport systems to address the persistent gridlocks in the state.
Ladi Lawanson - Hon Commissioner for Transport Lagos State

Commissioner: Lagos to roll out 300 new BRT buses October 1

Lagos State Government says it has taken delivery of 300 new buses into its Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) fleet to boost public transportation services in the state.

Construction: Governor Ambode appeals for Lagos residents’ patience, support

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Sunday appealed to the residents to bear with the government over the inconveniences they might be experiencing from the ongoing multiple infrastructural projects across the state.

FRSC, LASTMA urge Lagos residents to use BRT, Waterways

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) and Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) have advised Lagos residents to use Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) and waterways transportation during the repair of Third Mainland Bridge.

NRC inspects Abuja light rail project for final certification

A seven-member Technical Team from Nigerian Railway Corporation on Friday in Abuja embarked on a fact-finding mission to ascertain the readiness and ensure the smooth take-off of Abuja Light Rail Project for commercial operation.

Lagos government sacks 5 LASTMA officials, demotes 14 others

The Lagos State Government has sacked five officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, LASTMA, for various forms of offenses ranging from extortion, harassment and violation of Lagos State Public Service Rules.

Lagos records 138 domestic violence cases against men in 10 months

The Lagos State Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence Response Team on Thursday said it received 138 cases of domestic violence against men from May 2017 to March 2018.

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Carlo Ancelotti backs Napoli squad despite Europa League defeat to Arsenal

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Ninth National Assembly: Forum of APC newly-elected Reps backs Femi Gbajabiamila

The Forum of All Progressives Congress (APC) newly-elected members of the House of Representatives have expressed support for the consensus candidate of the party for the 9th National Assembly Speakership, Femi Gbajabiamila.