Tag: Lagos government

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Nelson C.JJanuary 23, 2020

The Tarkwa Bay jeopardy is just another pointer to a failed humanity

When Nigerians (who are often in underserved communities and are barely able to get by) are asked to evacuate the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 6, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 6th of June

Follow the links to read all of our latest stories:     The Big 5: Ihedioha has no programme, only ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 22, 2018

8 weeks after “operation fix the pothole”, Lagos government assures residents of solutions to traffic

On September 21, 2018, the governor of Lagos, Akinwunmi Ambode, through the Commissioner for Works and Infrastructure, Ade Akinsanya, directed the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 17, 2017

FG hands over Presidential Lodge, Marina to Lagos Govt

The Federal Government has handed over the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government, in fulfillment of the promise ...

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EditorAugust 5, 2017

Gays round-up: What wrong did the police do?

by Alexander O. Onukwue About 42 persons were arrested on the 29th of July in Lagos for alleged acts of ...

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EditorAugust 2, 2017

For the naysayers; Lagos reported 574 confirmed cases of rape/sexual assault in 2016-2017

When we speak about sexual assault and rape in Lagos in public spaces, without fail, the #NotAllMen brigade appear first ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 28, 2017

Lagos Govt welcomes release of kidnapped Igbonla students

The Lagos State Government on Friday expressed excitement over the release of the six students of Igbonla-Epe Model College

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Op-ed EditorMay 30, 2017

The Media Blog: Why does the Lagos government want to regulate online?

We know many people didn’t really pay attention, but they should have. Anytime a politician muses about ‘regulating’ any party ...

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AzeezMay 10, 2017

We have not completely banned VIOs – Lagos govt

by Azeez Adeniyi The Lagos State government on Tuesday said it has not completely banned Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) from ...

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AzeezMay 8, 2017

Just In: Lagos govt bars VIO from its roads

The Lagos State Government has ordered Vehicle Inspection Officers (VIOs) to leave its roads, Punch reports.   It was gathered ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 20, 2017

Why Lagos state cannot execute Rev. King – Falana

by Dolapo Adelana Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has asked Lagos Governor Akinwunmi Ambode to commute the death penalty ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 18, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

by Dolapo Adelana These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. Assassination attempt: Gov. Bello’s silence speaks volumes ...

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AzeezMarch 17, 2017

UPDATE: Lagos govt demolishing houses in riverine community

The Lagos state government is presently demolishing houses at Otodo Gbame, a riverine community in the Lekki area of Lagos ...

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AzeezMarch 12, 2017

Lagos govt plans N100bn bond to replace danfo buses

by Azeez Adeniyi Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has said the proposed Bus Reform Initiative which would see the the ...

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AzeezFebruary 28, 2017

Lagos govt to crush, recycle 4000 impounded motorcycles

by Azeez Adeniyi The Lagos State Government on Monday said it would crush and recycle 4000 seized commercial motorcycles. State ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 8, 2016

Lagos to sell rice at N13,000 for Christmas

Ahead of the Yuletide celebrations, the government of Lagos State says it would sell rice to residents at N13,000 per ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 5, 2016

Lagos raises Police death insurance benefit to N10m

The Lagos State Government has increased the death insurance benefit for police officers who die in active service in the State ...

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YWriterSeptember 2, 2016

SPECIAL EDITORIAL: Governor Ambode, this makes no sense

The staff and management of Nuli Juice, a six-week old company, came to work on the first day of September, ...

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May 31, 2014

Lekki threatened as Alpha Beach overflows (See Photos)

by S’ola Filani   The Atlantic Ocean overflowed its banks at the Alpha Beach area today leaving residents of Lekki ...

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OluwapelumiJune 28, 2011

Your Turn: A ride on a Nigerian train

by Efosa Aiyevbomwan Every day my people dey inside bus Forty-nine sitting, ninety-nine standing Them go pack themselves in like ...

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