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.
Jubilee Bridge, solution to Abule-Egba traffic gridlock
For about a year, Mrs. Olamide Adetayo has not been around the popular Abule-Egba Bus Stop in Agbado/Oke-Odo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State.
NEWMAP, Kogi partner to tackle gully erosion
The decision of Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello, to key into the partnership with the Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP), has rekindled hope of a successful implementation of the project in the state.
Groups sign N6.m MoU to support IDPs
Two Non-Governmental Organisations- Grooming (People for Better Livelihoods) Centre (Grooming Centre), and Sesor Empowerment Foundation (Sesor), recently signed a N6, 675, 000 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to support Sesor’s work with Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Lagos and Benue states.
The Luxury Network set for launch
Plans are in top gear for the world’s leading luxury affinity marketing group and private membership club for luxury brands and high-end service providers, The Luxury Network International, to officially launch in the country.
Kidnapping: Schools fine-tune security measures
The recent onslaught on schools in the country by kidnappers is sending warning signals to managers of educational facilities, especially those operating boarding facilities even as it is apparent that students are increasingly becoming soft targets for abductors.
Apapa: Again, residents, stakeholders yearn for action
Yearly, the Federal Government rakes in multi-billion naira from its “cash cows” at the Apapa end of the Oshodi/Apapa Expressway, which include Apapa Port and Tin Can Island Port...
Lagos, new mega market for Northern youths
It might be the pull of commerce, or the flip side of the murderous infamy of the Boko Haram insurgents. Chances are also that it is a reflection of the beauty of Nigeria’s diversity.