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Governor Ambode: Our integrated transport system firmly on track

Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos State governor, on Tuesday commissioned the Bariga Waterfront Jetty, five transport ferries and the Ilaje Road, saying the development shows that the state’s integrated transport management system is firmly on track.
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd left), cutting the tape to commission the newly built Bariga Waterfront Jetty, Ilaje Road and Ferries during the commissioning at Bariga, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019. With him are Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Engr. Ade Akinsanya (right); Chairman/C.E.O, Lagos Ferry Services, Mr. Paul Kalejaiye (2nd right) and Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola (left).

Governor Ambode: How killings in Ilaje forced me to build World Class Jetty

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has narrated how insecurity and killings at Ilaje community in Bariga, Lagos, forced him to build a world class Jetty and road in the area.

Policemen, others attacked by Okada riders, seven arrested

Two policemen and two paramilitary officers attached to the Lagos State Task Force were at the weekend injured by Commercial motorcycle operators ( Okada) during enforcement duty on restricted routes in Lagos

Lagos commissions new Ilaje-Bariga Jetty

The Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA) on Monday opened the Ilaje-Bariga Jetty as part of its commitment to improve waterways transportation.
Sunday Adefonou Anani

Police: How Togolese cook killed Credit Switch chairman

The Lagos State Police Command has stated that its investigation into the murder of the late Chairman of Credit Switch Technology, Opeyemi Bademosi, has revealed that his cook and prime suspect, Sunday Anani, allegedly stabbed his boss to death in his room at his Parkview Estate residence, in the Ikoyi area of Lagos State.
Sunday Adefonou Anani

Police: How Opeyemi Bademosi was killed by Togolese cook

The Lagos State Police Command has explained why and how Chief Opeyemi Bademosi, aged 67 years was allegedly killed at his No.3B, Onikoyi Lane, Parkview Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos, by one Sunday Adefonou Anani, the 22-year-old Togolese Cook he employed few days before the tragic event.

Suicide: LASU student jumps into river from Falomo bridge

A student of the Lagos State University, LASU, on Monday jumped into the river from Falomo Bridge in a bid to commit suicide.

$1 million scam: Fred Ajudua remanded in prison as German arrives Nigeria to testify

Justice Mojisola Dada of an Ikeja Special Offences Court on Monday remanded Fred Ajudua, a one-time Lagos socialite and businessman for allegedly defrauding a Germany-based company of one million dollars 25 years ago.

Normalcy gradually returns in Lagos filling stations

Normalcy seems to have returned to petrol stations within Lagos metropolis as most of them were seen selling petrol on Thursday.

Lagos embraces water transport to beat traffic gridlock

Idris Anjorin believes his life changed in 2009 when he turned up for work – late as usual – distracted and stressed after more than three hours stuck in Lagos traffic.

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