LASEMA confirms death of six in Epe road accident
The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu has confirmed that six persons died after a truck fell on a commercial taxi on Epe Expressway.
Court affirms dethronement of Lagos monarch
The Court of Appeal, Lagos has affirmed the judgment of a Lagos High Court, Igbosere which dethroned Michael Onakoya as the traditional ruler and Orijeru of Igbooye land
Mangrove Forest: Something Fishy in Epe
Away from the hustle and bustle of crowded Lagos is the Epe creek. Epe is synonymous with fish. A sculpture of a giant fish, erected at Lekki-Epe T-Junction welcomes you to Epe- the fish basket of Lagos State. True to this description, something is always fishy in Epe. Quite a number of the tropical island…
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.
In The Voice in My Pen, students bare their souls
The book, The Voice in my Pen, written by students of Mater Ecclesiae College, Epe, has again revealed the beauty of expressing your inner thoughts through literature. The joy of the students during the formal presentation of the book knew no bounds, as the occasion featured and celebrated them as young authors.
27-year-old man hangs self in Epe
Suicide by Hanging[/caption3The Lagos State police command has confirmed that a 27-year-old man, Omotola, also known as ‘Ola-brain’, on Monday, committed suicide over alleged frustration. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the incident happened in Epe Local Government Area of Lagos at about 5:30a.m. yesterday. Ademola Ogunjobi, Divisional Police Officer, Epe Branch confirmed…
I'm fulfilled with projects executed - Ambode
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Friday evening commissioned the ultra-modern Lagos Theatre, Epe, expressing fulfilment with the projects executed by his administration within the ancient town and the adjoining communities. Ambode, exiting office on May 29, said it was particularly fulfilling that he was able to implement a number of projects, which changed…
Sanwo-Olu leads in Lagos as INEC declares results of 15 LGAs
Mr Babajide Sanwoolu, candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State leads in 15 local government areas of Lagos State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that APC won in all the local government results declared so far in the much awaited collation. NAN reports that Sanwoolu defeated his closest rival of…
Ambode wins LGAs for Sanwo-Olu, as APC in early lead in Lagos
Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has won his Epe Local Government Area for the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship candidate, Mr Jide Sanwo-Olu, in the Saturday elections. Dr Babatunde Adeoye, the Collation Officer in the Local Government, said that the APC scored 35, 609 votes to defeat its closest rival, the Peoples Democratic Party,…
APC wins two Lagos assembly seats in Epe
The Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Mr Abiodun Tobun and Mr Oluwadahunsi Ogunkelu of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as winners of house of assembly elections in the two state constituencies in Epe area of Lagos State. The Returning Officer for Epe Constituency I, Dr Aaron Adeoye from the University of Lagos, made the…
Lagos AD members defect to ADP, adopt Gbadamosi
Some members of the Lagos State chapter of Alliance for Democracy (AD) have defected to the Action Democratic Party (ADP) and declared support for its gubernatorial candidate, Babatunde Gbadamosi. The defectors, under the aegis of the G89 group, comprised the party’s stakeholders’ from Ikorodu, Somolu, Ajah, Epe, and Kosofe local government areas, known to be…