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Lagos: Why we remove structures to fix road

The Lagos State Government on Thursday explained why some structures have to be removed to fix roads in the state.
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Lagos Assembly set to address building collapse with laws, regulations

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Wednesday held stakeholders meeting on three bills and regulations designed to address incessant building collapse in the state.
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In Pictures: Sex workers, Omoyele Sowore join May Day parade in Lagos

Thousands of Workers gathered at the Agege Stadium to join there counterparts around the world for the May 1st International Workers Day celebration.
L-R: Lagos State Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola; Representative of the Governor and Commissioner for Physical Planning & Urban Development, Mr. Rotimi Ogunleye; Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan; his counterpart for Establishment, Training & Pensions, Dr. Akintola Benson and Controller, Federal Ministry of Labour & Employment in Lagos, Mr. Nnamdi Simon Enuah during the 2019 Workers’ Day celebration at the Agege Stadium, Lagos, on Wednesday, May 1, 2019

May Day: Lagos has enjoyed four years of industrial harmony – Governor Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday joined thousands of workers to commemorate the 2019 edition of the May Day celebration, commending labour unions for their understanding and cooperation in the last four years that ensured the State did not witness any industrial action.

Lagos government urges occupants of distressed buildings to relocate

The Lagos State Government has urged occupants of marked distressed buildings across the state to immediately vacate them pending the arrival of the demolition team of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA).
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Lagos government urges occupants of distressed buildings to relocate

Lagos State government has urged occupants of marked distressed buildings across the state to immediately vacate them pending the arrival of the demolition team of Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA).
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.

Another building collapses in Lagos

Another building has collapsed in Lagos on Monday, March 25.
The Lagos State Government has set up a five-man panel following the three-storey building collapse at Ita Faji area of Lagos Island.

Lagos government sets up five-man panel to investigate building collapse

The Lagos State Government has set up a five-man panel following the three-storey building collapse at Ita Faji area of Lagos Island.

Lagos: Failure to demolish defective structures ‘ll lead to forfeiture

The Lagos State Government has advised house owners and developers whose structures have been marked for demolition to remove them forthwith failing which they risk the forfeiture of the properties.

Lagos elections: ADP candidate discredits INEC’s logistics, results

Gubernatorial candidate for the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Babatunde Gbadamosi, has rated the performance of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as below par saying the agency despite the funding available to it has been unable to conduct an election without logistical challenges.

APC campaign council warns against anti-party activities

The Presidential Campaign Council of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Thursday, expressed worry over anti-party activities of some prominent members of the party in Ondo and Ogun states.

Lagos directs filling, gas stations to install CCTV

Worried by frequent fire disasters and other avoidable tragedies, the Lagos State government has directed filling stations in the state to install Close Circuit Camera TV (CCTV) in their stations and other safety facilities.
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Lagos lifts embargo on construction of petrol stations, gas plants

The Lagos State Government on Monday said that it had lifted the embargo on the grant of planning permit for the construction of petrol stations with immediate effect.

Lagos government says many residents don’t seek approval on their structures

The Lagos State Government has lamented that many residents of the state do not seek approval before erecting their structures.

Lagos urges demolished property owners to submit title documents

The Lagos State Government on Monday appealed to property owners affected by the ongoing removal of structures on the Right of Way for road expansion projects in various areas of the State to submit the relevant documents that will ease processing and payment of compensation.

Ondo PDP flays Olusola Oke’s return to APC

The Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party has lambasted Mr. Olusola Oke for returning to the All Progressives Congress.

Governor Ambode reshuffles cabinet, drops three commissioners

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday carried out a major cabinet reshuffle, dropping three commissioners and appointing five new ones

Consumers must get value for money – Governor Ambode

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Wednesday in Lagos inaugurated a 12-member board of the state’s Consumer Protection Agency charging them to hit the ground running and end sharp practices among retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers.

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