Epileptic streetlights worsening insecurity in Lagos
Streetlights are critical utilities in contemporary cities because of the immense benefits they provide. For instance, apart from promoting security in urban areas, they also enhance safety for drivers
More victims reporting domestic, sexual violence
A quarterly report of the Lagos Criminal Information System (LCIS) for the months of June to September 2018 disclosed that 56 miscellaneous cases...
How not to fall victim of yahoo boys
Mug shots of young Nigerians intercepted by security operatives over their involvement in Internet fraud and other cyber crimes are becoming commonplace on the pages of newspapers, as well as on online platforms.
Conditions worsen as dualisation of Benin-Auchi-Okene highway stalls
Non-payment of compensation, relocation of structures/buildings on the right of way, as well as, delay in payment, top the list of factors that are responsible for the very slow pace of work on the ever-busy Benin-Auchi-Okene Federal Highway in the Edo State axis.
Akwa Ibom: Tension, as politicians go for broke
When the former Senate minority leader, Mr. Godswill Obot Akpabio gave a glimpse of what shape the 2019 general elections may take in Akwa Ibom State, and equated it with the 1940 invasion of Poland by German’s Adolf Hitler, not everyone took him serious.
Customers indict IKEDC for rights infringement, unwholesome practices
Officials of Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC), Lagos State, have come under heavy criticism from some customers, who are accusing them...
How roads without signs pose danger to motorists
Lack of road signs in some major locations constitutes hazard to city dwellers, especially at night, as well as traffic jams.
Lokoja: Agonising tales from 46-Year-Old Kabba -Ilorin road
On Thursday, November 15, 2018, the Okun people in Kogi State and the Ekiti/Igbomina in Kwara State woke up to the latest version of the decades-long promises, which they have heard severally- the award of contract for the rehabilitation of the Lokoja-Kabba-Egbe-Ilorin Road. This time around, the Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government approved a total of…
Ajao residents seek government intervention on bad roads
Residents of Ajao estate in Oshodi/Isolo Local Government Area have again appealed to the state government to urgently repair gapping potholes and bad condition of roads in the community. According to The Guardian investigations major link roads in the estate such as, Olutosin Ajasin, Atobajeun Street, Niyi Ogunbameru, Nwogbodo Eze Street, New world…
Lagos residents choking under refuse despite LAWMA’s return
Despite the return of the Lagos Waste Management Agency (LAWMA) with its business model, which helped it rid the state of refuse, when it worked alongside Private Sector Partnership (PSP) operators, effective refuse management in the state has remained a major challenge.