Tags : Lagos State

“Ndubuisi Kanu, A Rare Breed In Consistency, Commitment To Justice,

A former Governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has described a former Military administrator of the State, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Godwin Kanu, as a rare breed for his singular consistency and unwavering commitment to social justice, democracy and federalism in Nigeria. Retired Rear Admiral Kanu who is said to love this country and its […]

Ex-Lagos Military Administrator, Ndubuisi Kanu Is Dead

A former Military administrator of Lagos State, Mr Ndubuisi Godwin Kanu, is dead. Channels TV reports that Mr Kanu died on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, after a brief illness, at the age of 77. The retired Rear Admiral of the Nigerian Navy, was also a one-time Military administrator in Imo State. He was a pro-democracy […]

“COVID-19 not hoax”, Sanwo-Olu Tells Lagosians

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has warned Lagosians on the devastating effect of the raging Coronavirus disease. The Governor appealed to Lagosians on Sunday, January 10, 2021, to take all the COVID-19 protocols seriously as the virus is not a glamorous disease or a hoax as some people claim it is. In his tweet, […]

COVID-19: Police Raid Night Club, Arrest Fun Seekers In Lagos

The Police authorities in Lagos State has raided a nightclub in the State and arrested many fun-seekers in a bid to curb the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. Channels TV reports that the operation was carried out by the Commissioner of Police in the State, Mr Hakeem Odumosu, on Saturday, January 9, 2021. A total […]

Fuel Tanker Explodes At Oshodi-Apapa Expressway

A tanker fully loaded with Premium Motor Spirit exploded on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Toyota Bus stop, Oshodi-Apapa Expressway in Lagos State. Channels TV reports that Officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority were also on ground to divert vehicles to alternative routes. Videos were shared by social media users who urged motorists […]

NIN Registration: Nigerians Stranded As NIMC Workers Down Tools Nationwide

The ongoing National Identity Number (NIN) registration appears to be running into more troubled waters, as Nigerians who have turned up for the exercise have been left unattended at various registration centres. This is because workers at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) have embarked on strike across the country. Channels Television reports on Thursday, […]

Lagos Govt Directs Schools To Reopen January 18

The Lagos State Government has ordered all public and private Schools in the State to reopen for the second term 2020/21 academic session from Monday, January 18, 2021. This was announced on Monday, January 4, 2021, in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo. She noted that this is in line […]

“We Will Continue With Efforts To Unite PDP In South-West”

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said the South-West chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will continue with efforts aimed at uniting its members to ensure a stronger party in the zone. Governor Makinde, who addressed Newsmen after a meeting with members of the Zonal Working Committee of the Party, on Thursday, December […]

Lagos Warns Religious Leaders Against COVID-19 Second Wave

The Lagos State Government has warned religious leaders in the State against a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, urging them to intensify safety protocols to avert the spread of the virus. The State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Mr Anofiu Elegushi, said this on Monday, November 16, 2020, in Lagos at the 2020 International Day […]

INEC To Conduct Pending Bye Elections On December 5

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has disclosed that all the 15 pending bye-elections in 11 States in nigeria would be conducted on Saturday, December 5, 2020. INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye, made the announcement in a statement issued after a meeting held in abuja on Friday, […]