Save us from lead poisoning, Ogun GRA residents cry out
Those that take up residence in Government Reserved Areas (GRAs), do so with the intention of enjoying some serenity, and a breathe of fresh air away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Freed school boys: Winning them from trauma
They were kidnapped in their school in Epe and later transported by water to Ondo State through Delta, three states and hundreds of kilometers away from their natural habitat.
Enugu: The past and the present
There is every need to appreciate the untiring efforts of the present administration in Enugu State towards addressing the basic needs of the people, as well as maintaining the state’s infrastructure, especially those built by the past governments. This is in spite of the prevailing economic challenges in the country. It is common knowledge that…
Lagos retools to wage war against flood
Since some parts of Lagos State, including highbrow areas like Victoria Island, Ikoyi, Banana Island and Lekki among others, were held hostage by last week’s floods, which started building on Wednesday, July 5...
Jubilee Bridge claims three lives in one month
As good as the Abule-Egba Jubilee Bridge initiative was, it has now become a serious threat to pedestrians and other road users around that neigbourhood. The tremendous transformation the area has witnessed since it was commissioned, and the permanent solution to the perennial traffic...
Lagos: Residents want state-wide ban of NURTW activities
Many Lagos State residents have applauded the state government for banning the activities of transport unions around the Oshodi area of the state. The state government early in June, suspended transport unionism at the seven branches of the National Union of Road Transport Workers.
Mob action: Menace that profits no one
Barely one month later, precisely on December 16, an operative of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Tajudeen Olatunji Bakare, was brutally murdered by a mob in the Apapa area of Lagos State.
Lagos residents turn to cart-pushers while awaiting new waste reform
Babatunde Adejare, on behalf of the state government had called on the citizens to embrace its Solid Waste Management reforms, tagged the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI), as it will bring about effective and enduring flood control measures.