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Suspect: I make N18,000 daily from pickpocketing

A suspected pickpocket arrested in Computer Village, Ikeja, Lagos has confessed to the operatives of the Lagos State Rapid Response Squad (RRS) that he made at least N18,000:00 daily selling stolen phones.
Lagos State Governor-elect Babajide Sanwo-Olu was at a special reception organised by Kings’s Court Chapel for the Ogun State Govenor-elect Prince Dapo Abiodun on Sunday. 1

Governor Sanwo-Olu: Hard times confront us

The new Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has promised to move the state forward despite hard times confronting residents.
Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu was on Wednesday sworn-in as the 15th Governor of Lagos State at the Tarawa Balewa Square, TBS, on Lagos Island.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu sworn-in as 15th Governor of Lagos

Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu was on Wednesday sworn-in as the 15th Governor of Lagos State at the Tafawa Balewa Square, TBS, in Lagos Island.
Tayo Ayinde

Babajide Sanwo-Olu makes first appointment, names Ayinde Chief of Staff

Lagos State Governor-elect, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, who will be sworn-in as the 10th governor of the state has appointed Mr. Tayo Ayinde as his Chief of Staff.

Governor Ambode: Why I am absent at Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s inauguration

Former Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, said he will not be attending the formal inauguration of his successor Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at the Tafawa Balewa Square today saying the new governor deserves to enjoy his historic day without having him share in the glory with him.
Outgoing Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode says he will not be at the inauguration ceremony of incoming governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu today at the Tafawa Balewa Square.

Governor Ambode: I won’t attend Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s inauguration

Outgoing Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode, says he will not be at the inauguration ceremony of incoming governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu today at the Tafawa Balewa Square.
Africa Games 2015 boxing gold medalist,Oluwafemi “The Eagle” Oyeleye beat Ramón “Dinamita” Meza to win the World Boxing Council/Fecarbox (Central American Boxing Federation) Intercontinental (Silver) title on Saturday at the Fausto Gutiérrez Moreno Auditorium, Tijuana, Mexico.

“The Eagle” Oyeleye win WBC/CABF intercontinental Belt

Africa Games 2015 boxing gold medalist, Oluwafemi “The Eagle” Oyeleye, beat Ramón “Dinamita” Meza to win the World Boxing Council/Fecarbox (Central American Boxing Federation) Intercontinental (Silver) title on Saturday at the Fausto Gutiérrez Moreno Auditorium, Tijuana, Mexico.
The Lagos State Government on Wednesday launched the new buses under the Bus Reform Initiative (BRI) with free service on five routes, assuring that the development would redefine public transportation and make the State globally competitive.

Lagos launches new buses with free service on five routes

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday launched the new buses under the Bus Reform Initiative (BRI) with free service on five routes, assuring that the development would redefine public transportation and make the State globally competitive.
No fewer than 700 Indians resident in Lagos on Sunday held a run session in solidarity and support for India’s incumbent Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s re-election.

Indians in Lagos run in support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s re-election

No fewer than 700 Indians resident in Lagos on Sunday held a run session in solidarity and support for India’s incumbent Prime Minister, Narendra Modi’s re-election.

Anglican bishop urges Nigerians to accept President Buhari’s re-election as the will of God

Rt. Rev. Humphrey Olumakaiye, Diocesan Bishop of the Diocese of Lagos (Anglican Communion), has urged all Nigerians to accept the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari as the will of God.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, and Wife, Her Excellency, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, attend RCCG Apapa Family Christmas Day Worship service themed- Lets-Go-A-Fishing; His Name is Wonderful, held at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos-1

In Pictures: Yemi Osinbajo, wife Dolapo attend RCCG Apapa Family Christmas Day service

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN and Wife, Her Excellency, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, attend RCCG Apapa Family Christmas Day Worship service themed: Lets-Go-A-Fishing; His Name is Wonderful, held at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos.
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Burna Boy, Wande Coal, others to perform at GOtv Boxing Night 17

The artistes scheduled to perform at the event, which holds on 28 December at the Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos, are Burna Boy, Wande Coal, Teni Da Entertainer and Daddy Showkey.

Organisers: Over 10,000 spectators expected at GOtv Boxing Night 17

No fewer than 10,000 boxing fans are being expected at the GOtv Boxing Night 17 at the Tafawa Balewa Square in Lagos on December 28, the organisers said on Thursday.

Lagos chamber tasks governments on enabling environment

Mr. Babatunde Paul Ruwase, the President, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has tasked the governments at all levels on enabling environment, stressing that the issue need to be addressed particularly in the area of infrastructure.

Tunde Fowler: FIRS generates N4.3 trillion tax revenue from January to October

The Federal Inland Revenue Service on Friday said it generated N4.3 trillion as tax revenue between January and October this year.
ONIKAN STADIUM

Why Governor Ambode cancelled first Onikan Stadium design – contractor

The contractor handling the refurbishment of Onikan Stadium, Lagos, Zekeriya Oktem, has said that the first design of the facility was cancelled because Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode wanted the best for the state.

Nigeria loses N126.2 billion on abandoned federal government properties in Lagos – expert

The Federal Government has again been charged to either concession or sell all its buildings that are not being utilized across the country to private investors in order to forestall further deterioration as a result of continued abandonment.

Lagos chamber urges federal government to transfer abandoned property to Lagos government

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged the Federal Government to transfer its abandoned property in Lagos to the state government or lease them to the private sector.

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