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Ambode to Make Lagos African Safest City


Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, pledged to make Lagos the safest city to live and work in Africa. He said this while handing over 120 new 5KVA generators to the state Police Command to power all police formations in the state and promised to continuously support security agencies to enable them perform optimally. He said his administration would ensure ...

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LASG Donates Generators to State Police Command


The Lagos State government has donated 120 new 5KVA generating sets to the Lagos State Police Command to power all police formations across the state, 107 police divisions and 13 area commands. The governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, who made the donation yesterday in Ikeja, pledged his continuous support to security agencies to ensure optimal performance. Ambode, who was represented at the ...

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Lagos Chief Imam Dies

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Chief Imam of Lagos, Sheikh Garuba Ibrahim Akinola,  is dead. Akinola who died on Sunday in Lagos at the age of 79 years reportedly suffered a brief illness. Meanwhile, the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has expressed sadness over the death of Akinola. The governor, in a condolence message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Habib Aruna, described the development ...

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Study Shows Lagos as Third Most Stressful City in the World


Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial centre, is the third most stressful city in the world, according to a study. The study, conducted by UK-based drycleaning and laundry service, Zipjet, listed the world’s most and least stressful cities of 2017. Factors considered by the researchers include traffic levels, infrastructure, pollution levels, finance, citizens’ wellbeing, public transport, percentage of green spaces, debt levels, physical ...

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Four People Killed as Explosion Hits Lagos


Four persons were on Monday killed after an explosion hit the jetty of the Petroleum Wharf, Apapa, Lagos State. It was gathered that a vessel, identified as Histria Ivory, was discharging Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) around 3am when some hoodlums besieged it to scoop fuel spilling from the vessel, which resulted in the death of four people. Officials of the ...

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LASG Restricts Movement of Inter-State Vehicles


The Lagos State Government wednesday announced the restriction of the operation of inter-state buses and vehicles operating along Ikorodu Road from going beyond Ojodu Berger and Ojota Motor Parks. The state government has also issued a seven-day ultimatum to the operators to relocate to the designated inter-state motor parks at Ojodu Berger and Ojota, after which stiff sanction would apply ...

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Ambode Awaits First Female Governor in Lagos


Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode believes one day the State will produce their first female Governor. The former accountant general of Lagos State made this remark on Wednesday when he received the winner of the 2017 Spelling Bee Competition & One-Day Governor, Miss Zuffon Bukola from Awodi Ora Senior Secondary School in Lagos House in Ikeja. He said: “This is a ...

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Lagos commandant of Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, Tajudeen Balogun has pledged his support to the new commissioner of police in Lagos state, Imohimi Edgal. Tajudeen made the pledge during courtesy visit to the police boss in his office at the Lagos Police Command Headquarters, Ikeja, Lagos. According to him, the agency NSCDC is very much ready to ...

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Lagos Seals Substandard Schools Ahead of Resumption


AHEAD of September 11 schools’ resumption, the Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to offering the best education for pupils of private primary and secondary schools in conducive and secured environment through zero tolerance for substandard schools in the state by sealing off some schools. This was disclosed by the director general, Office of Education Quality Assurance, OEQA, Lagos ...

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