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Lagos targets two million passengers on water daily

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Sunday commissioned three newly acquired executive boats by the State Government, with a pledge to fully explore the tourism and economic potentials of the waterways in the State for the overall benefit of the people.

Cleric cautions men on sexual, domestic violence

A Cleric, Mr Tunji Atolagbe, on Friday advised men to stop domestic and sexual violence against women and treat them with dignity.

N11 billion budget for Aso Clinic beyond me – Osagie Ehanire

The Minister of State for Health, Professor Osagie Ehanire, Thursday, disclosed that the State House Clinic and its N11 billion budget do not fall within the sphere of his influence.

Leadway Assurance leads with mobile office

Besides providing a more convenient and time-efficient way to access insurance products, the mobile office is introducing an array of exciting and affordable insurance packages to the public.

Driver kidnaps boss’ brother, girlfriend over loan request

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested the driver of a hotel operator on Victoria Island, William Olowoloju, for allegedly kidnapping his boss’ younger brother and the victim’s girlfriend.

Lagos NUJ chairman promises land allocation to journalists in December

The chairman, Lagos State Council of NUJ, Qasim Akinreti, on Tuesday assured journalists who paid for plots of land in the journalists’ estates that they would get their allocation by December.

One beheaded, four others killed as cultists clash in Ikorodu

No fewer than five persons have been reported dead in a clash involving cultists in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.

52-year-old man rapes his teenage daughter in Lagos

A 52-year-old man, Paul Akpederi, who pleaded guilty to raping his 16-year-old daughter, was, yesterday, arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court sitting in Ikeja.

Auto dealer charged with perversion of justice

A 48-year-old auto dealer, Semiu Abiodun, who failed to produce the person he stood surety for, was on Wednesday arraigned in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court.

Lagos residents donate vehicles to police

Residents of Ikeja GRA in Lagos on Thursday donated two Toyota Hilux vehicles to the police for effective patrol of the area.

Retired civil servant arrested for raping 15-year old daughter for three years

A 52-year-old retired civil servant, Paul Akpederi, is cooling his heels in a Lagos police cell after eating the forbidden fruit.

Automobile, technicians seek support of Lagos govt

The Nigeria Automobile Technicians Association (NATA), on Thursday appealed to the Lagos government to allocate land for its members to build workshops across the state.

Electricity consumers in Ikorodu decry high bills

Some electricity consumers living around Odogunyan Military Barracks in Ikorodu have condemned the high electricity charges they received in August and September.

Operation Crocodile Smile: Nigerian Army arrests 40 in Lagos, Ogun

The Nigerian army says it arrested 40 suspects for various offences within Lagos and Ogun states during the Operation Crocodile Smile II.

Two traffic robbers arrested in Lagos

The duo of Moshood Olowu and Olasunkanmi Ogundipe, who allegedly robbed commuters in different parts of Lagos along with their accomplices now at large, have been arrested.

Police sergeant, retired ASP arrested for alleged robbery in Lagos hotel

A police sergeant serving at the Oworo Police Division, Lagos State, Yakubu Aiyegba, and a retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Obosa Augustine, have been arrested for alleged robbery.

Police sergeant drowns in Lagos boat accident, 19 rescued

A police sergeant, Mary Adesoba, attached to the Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos, lost her life on Tuesday after a boat capsized on the Third Mainland Bridge waterways.

Two feared dead as boat capsizes in Lagos

Two persons were said to have died when a boat capsized in Lagos in the early hours of Tuesday.

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Former President Obasanjo attributes success of his privatization programme to Governor El-Rufai

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Chelsea boss speaks on ending Manchester United’s Champions League hopes

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard, has refused to accept his team can kill off Manchester United’s Champions League hopes on Monday night.
Nigerian Afrofusion singer, Adekunle Gold also known as AG, has once again acknowledged his colleague, Kizz Daniel, over his song titled “Jore”.

Adekunle Gold: How Kizz Daniel inspired my song

Nigerian Afrofusion singer Adekunle Gold also known as AG, has once again acknowledged his colleague, Kizz Daniel, over his song titled “Jore”.
THE National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, has said that the presidential taskforce set up to clear the gridlock in Apapa cannot achieve the task, adding that they have failed.

Why Nigeria continues to suffer loss to Apapa gridlock

Over these years, the gridlock has taken a huge toll on businesses along the two nation’s seaports, even as economists and concerned stakeholders lamented that the N18 trillion lost as a result of the unending traffic jam within the zone..