Despite the thoroughly degraded environment, which they have had to contend with over the years, there appears to be no end in sight to the vicissitudes of life plaguing residents of Rivers State.
School without roof in Oshodi begs for attention
At a time when knowledge acquisition in other climes is getting increasingly sophisticated, the same cannot be said to be the case in most parts of the country.
Lagos primary health centres in disrepair, distress
Along Ijesha Road, Mushin Lagos, a dilapidated structure stands half hidden and enclosed by a weathered and dusty yellow wall. But for a white metallic signpost by the wall with the inscription-Itire-Ijesha Primary Health Centre......
Lagos still grappling with Okada menace
Already, the state government seems to have lost the battle to ban union activities in motor parks and bus stops, as road transport union officials still harass transporters and sometimes commuters and hawkers.
Foursquare Church repairs Sango roads
The reconstruction of the link roads from Abioro Junction, connecting the Ijoko Road, was done with the support of the chairmen of the four areas-Messers Kola Balogun; Saheed Mesinoye; Pastor Kolapo Ojo, and Alhaji Femi Kuranga.
Ensuring safety, saving lives at Lagos beaches
Many Lagos State residents retreat to the many beaches that dot the state to catch some fun and relax on festive occasions, away from the hustle and bustle that characterise life in the city centre.
Help! stench from dumpsite choking us, Calabar residents cry out
Over 10 years after it was first opened, residents of Ikot Effanga Community in Calabar Municipal Council of Cross River State, have cried out to the state government not to compromise their health.
Abule-Egba pipeline explosion: Survivors, victims recount experience ... 10 years after
December 26, 2016 marked the 10th anniversary of the death of 260 people in a pipeline explosion in Awori, a densely populated community in the Abule-Egba area of Lagos State, which resulted from a ruptured oil pipeline.
Ajao Estate Lagos: Residents charge council on roads repair
Though the council recently carried out minor repairs in the estate, starting from entrance gate, through Lateef Salami Street, the remedial work was not comprehensive and gave the impression that the council was unserious with the task.