Lagos Vows To Sanction Contractors Who Compromise Standard

The Lagos State Government has warned that it will not accept a compromise of quality on any job and standard regulations from contractors handling government projects. Special Adviser to the Governor on Works and Infrastructure, Engr. Aramide Adeyoye, who spoke during an inspection tour of some of the on-going projects including Egan-Ayobo Road and Agege […]

Lagos Taskforce Raids Brothel, Arrests 14 Prostitutes, Hoodlums’

The operatives of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Enforcement Unit (Task Force) raided an illegal brothel around Mile 2 area of Lagos, in the early hours of Friday and arrested five notorious miscreants and nine prostitutes with illegal drugs. Chairman of the Agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi said the raid became imperative following complaints […]

Our Administration Is Committed To Funding SMES – Lagos Deputy Governor

The importance of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) to the growth of the economy was re-emphasized on Wednesday at the 4th FATE Foundation Annual Alumni Conference held in Lagos. Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat, Deputy Governor of Lagos State, who spoke at the event with the theme: Innovating for Scale, assured the organizers that Governor […]

No Crack In Presidency – APC Governors

The Progressives Governors Forum (PGF), which encompasses all the governors elected under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared that there is no crack in the Presidency. President Muhammadu Buhari had recently directed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to, henceforth, seek presidential approvals for agencies under his supervision. Also, the president recently appointed […]

“Appointments Were Not About Gender But About The Class One Belongs”, Says Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has urged the women in the maritime industry to stop peddling gender inequality as the reason they don’t get appointments in Nigeria, rather he urged them to focus on building their competence and lifting one another. Delivering his keynote address at the 2019 World Maritime Day celebration with the […]

HEFAMAA Shuts 20 Health Facilities Over Poor Standards

The Lagos State Government through the Health Facility Monitoring and Accreditation Agency, HEFAMAA, has shut 20 health facilities for non-compliance with regulatory standards. The Executive Secretary of HEFAMAA, Dr. Abiola Idowu who disclosed this after a monitoring and inspection exercise carried out by the Agency, stressed that the State Government remains committed to putting a […]

We Will Fight Criminality To A Stand Still – Joe Igbokwe

The Lagos State Government has reiterated its commitment to the prosecution of war against crime and criminality, saying that it is an unrelenting war which the State would continue to prosecute until all those who benefit from crime are brought to book across the State. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Drainage and Water […]

Sanwo-Olu Committed To Making Lagos Rank Among Top Five Cities – Commissioner

Lagos State Commissioner for Establishments, Training and Pensions, Mrs. Ajibola Ponnle, says Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu is committed on actualising the vision of making Lagos one of the top five African cities of choice to invest, live, work and recreate as a tourist destination. She made the remark at the opening ceremony of the year 2019 […]

Minister: Lagos-Ibadan Railway To Commence Operations By December 2019

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has revealed that the Lagos-Ibadan railway would commence commercial operations by December 2019. Amaechi made this known during a tour of the rail project being handled by China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC). While also expressing dissatisfaction about the delay, Amaechi said: “CCECC has not done too well. They […]

Lagos Residents Raise Alarm Over Incessant Shootings

Some residents of Ajeromi/Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State have raised alarm over incessant shootings inside the council secretariat. The shooting had created fear in the residents, forcing some to run away from their homes to avoid stray bullets. On Sept. 18, there were sporadic gunshots within the council secretariat, which saw many running […]