Igando/Ikotun: Landlords, owners of small businesses cry out over double taxation
Small-scale business owners in Igando/Ikotun Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State, and landlords are complaining of multiplicity of taxes as the LCDA attempts to jerk up Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
How boulders, abandoned heavy-duty equipment contribute to road crashes
Some contractors are in the habit of indiscriminately abandoning broken down heavy-duty equipment such as earthmovers and caterpillars, concrete mixers, as well as, boulders around sites of ongoing or completed projects.
Effective regulatory agencies critical to mitigating disasters — Adejola
Considering the number of lives lost around the country in emergency situations, it’s safe to say that the country’s emergency preparedness is highly suspect.
Third Mainland closure
Far from promises by government that the closure of the Third Mainland Bridge would not result to hardship, commuters and motorists had hectic time adjusting to alternative routes.
Government, civil society seek cooperation and peace in Africa
On August 13, 2018, leaders from all sectors of society, including the Councilor of Cape Town, university chancellors, and professional educators gathered at the African Leaders of Peace Summit 2018 in Cape Town...
Two years on, Korede Taiwo finds new lease of life
Not many would remember the pathetic story of then nine-year-old Korede Taiwo, who was chained by his biological father, Pastor Francis Taiwo, shepherd-in-charge of the Celestial Church of Christ (CCC), Key of Joy Parish, Wasinmi Ajibawo, in Ado Odo/Ota Local Council Area of Ogun State.
Tears as Lagos government demolishes Owonifari Market
Tears freely flowed, yesterday, in Oshodi area of Lagos State, as the Owonifari Market was again demolished, to pave way for the ongoing Oshodi Ultra-modern Bus Terminal.
Why deaths in NYSC orientation camps may persist
With the proliferation of fake medical reports bandied by Prospective Corps Members (PCMs), and the revelation by the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) that some of them come into camp with peculiar health challenges, conceal their health status and attempt to participate in strenuous activities...
Rural dwellers benefit from total’s roll back malaria scheme
In an effort to end malaria, especially among rural dwellers, Total Exploration and Production Nigeria (TEPENG), with its NNPC joint venture has carried out roll back malaria campaign to communities in Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area of Rivers State.