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Lagos commissioner urges local council to sponsor chamber of commerce

The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Kehinde Bamigbetan, has advised the management of the Ejigbo Local Council Development Area to mobilise the private sector to set up a Chamber of Commerce and industry that will support the businesses in the community.

GTBank–Lagos State Principals Cup season 9 enters group stage

The draws for the 2018 Principals Cup football competition held at the Corporate Head Office of Guaranty Trust Bank on Thursday 31stMay 2018.

Lawmakers commend President Buhari for signing Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill

Some lawmakers in the Lagos State House of Assembly on Friday said President Muhammadu Buhari had made history in removing age impediment by signing the `Not-Too-Young-To-Run’ Bill into law.

Court declares four families owner of land in Oshodi-lsolo

Justice Yetunde Idowu of the Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, has declared the Mafoluku, Oloro, Ogunoloko and Ndazura families of Oshodi-Isolo as the owners of a parcel of land at Ogunoloko Road by Dosumu Street by Taiwo Close, Mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos.

President Buhari appoints new PSC chairman, others

A former Inspector General of Police (IG), Musiliu Smith, and a former justice of the Supreme Court, Clara Bata Ogunbiyi, have been named by President Muhammadu Buhari into the Police Service Commission (PSC) as members.

2,131 pregnant women tested positive to HIV in Lagos

No fewer than 1,131 pregnant women have been tested positive to the dreaded and incurable HIV disease in Lagos State, Health Commissioner, Dr. Jide Idris, disclosed at the weekend.

Vice President Osinbajo flags off market power intervention in Akure

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo flagged off the pilot project of Special Intervention in Energising Markets as Productive Clusters at Isinkan Market, Akure, Ondo state capital.

Proprietor docked for impregnating, attempting to terminate student’s pregnancy

A school proprietor, Sunday Akintelu, who allegedly impregnated his 17-year-old girl student and attempted to procure abortion for her, on Friday appeared in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos.

Not-Too-Young-To-Run campaigners seek presidential nod to bill

Not-Too-Young-To-Run Movement, the group seeking inclusion of youths in governance, has urged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to facilitate presidential accent to Bill backing young people’s participation in elective-politics.

Lagos to commence removal of abandoned, accident vehicles

The Lagos State Government, on Monday, announced plans to commence removal of all abandoned vehicles on roads to complement emergency recovery efforts and prevent mishaps on streets and major highways in the State.

TCN commissions 60MVAR capacitor bank to improve electricity voltage in FCT

The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has commissioned a 60MVAR Capacitor Bank at the Apo 132/33Kv substation to improve quality and voltage of electricity supply to consumers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

Keke: Women’s involvement has brought respect, dignity to the job – operators

Tricycle business in the country popularly called `Keke Marwa` is believed to be a male-dominated-transport business.

Lagos Assembly sets up land use charge review committee

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday set up a six-man Ad hoc Committee to review the controversial state Land Use Charge Law, 2018.

LASIEC clears 3 parties for local council by-elections

The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) on Saturday said it cleared three parties for participation in the councillorship by-elections scheduled for March 24.

Concerns as Lagos plans to regulate domestic workers, guards

According to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, an executive bill to that effect would be sent to the state House of Assembly, to prescribe regulations for these classes of workers, as well as, monitor their activities, that of their employers and agencies involved in the process.

2019: President Buhari should step down for Senator Saraki – Primate Ayodele

“Buhari should step down for Saraki so that his second term will not come with more dangerous challenges for Nigeria. Bukola Saraki has all that it takes to turn Nigeria around from where Buhari will stop. That is what I have seen and the Lord does not lie,” he said.

Primate Ayodele: President Buhari will win in 2019

The founder and Spiritual leader of INRI Evangelical and Spiritual Church, Oke Afa, Isolo, Lagos, Primate Elijah Ayodele, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari will win in 2019, if the All Progressives Congress, APC, fields him during the election.

Seven die, eight injured in Lagos gas explosions

No fewer than seven people lost their lives on Monday after gas explosions rocked the Ikosi Isheri and Badagry areas of Lagos State.

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