Henry Townsend: A visionary leader
Henry Townsend was one of the European Christian missioners, whose impact on Nigeria and its people cannot be forgotten in a hurry, in terms of establishing skill centres, farm settlements
Stakeholders advocate more support for Nigerian teachers
Since the launch of United Nation’s World Teachers Day, 25 years ago, to galvanise global effort to help teachers, most of them are still without the support and training they need to succeed in their careers and impact meaningfully on learners.
Motorists, residents groan over failed Lagos roads
he agony of living in Lagos appears to have doubled for many residents of the State due to the deplorable state of the road network. Except for places like Alausa, Ikoyi, and some parts of Island, the entire residents could feel the pinch of impassable roads and attendant gridlocks that no longer discriminate between day and night.
Sanwo-Olu seeks speedy approval to develop Lekki, Badagry seaports
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has urged the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) to accelerate the process of giving approval to the state’s request to develop Lekki and Badagry seaports.
Government should open up Badagry for tourism, says Sanwo-Olu
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has appealed to the Federal Government to open up Badagry to boost commerce, businesses and tourism potentials of the axis.
Badagry Monarch mysteriously signed CAC Documents nine years after death, alleges SFU
The Police Special Fraud Unit (SFU) has alleged that the late Oba Afolabi James of Kweme, Badagry in Lagos, had mysteriously signed some Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) forms in 2011, nine years after his death on January 30, 2002.
Lagos lawmaker decries state of Badagry road
Mr Setonji David, a member of Lagos State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, decried the state of Badagry road, saying the road was too bad, considering challenges it posed to people in the area. David, representing Badagry Constituency II, on the platform of the APC, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of…
APC wins two House of Assembly seats in Badagry
March 10, 2019 (NAN) The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winner of the two Lagos State House of Assembly seats in Badagry. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that David Setonji, the incumbent APC legislator, was declared winner of the Badagry Constituency 2, while Ibrahim Layode…
Lagos communities accuse oil firm of environmental pollution
The oil exploration by an an indigenous firm, Yinka Folawiyo Petroleum Company may have pitched the firm against the Badagry communities in Lagos State.
Echostone technology gets nod
The Lagos state branch of Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV) has given nod to the technology being applied by Echostone Nigeria Limited in the delivery of 4-in-14 housing project initiative. Chairman of the branch, Olurogba Orimalade and other executives gave the nod while inspecting the startup project site in Idale, Badagry, where…