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17 Mar
A gas tanker exploded at Ijora Pallete Junction beside Lagos State Homes Estate at Ijora Badiya, on Thursday in Lagos State.
20 May 2019
In the multitudinous din that trailed the disorder in Apapa Government Reserved Area (GRA) and its environs in Lagos, everybody seems to have forgotten about the people and property owners in the vicinity. They have been left to groan under poor infrastructure and a siege created by truck drivers.
7 Feb 2019
The Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing yesterday opened a section of the IJora/Apapa Bridge, which was closed to traffic for repairs in July. Also known as Leventis Bridge, the highway, which is a major exit point from Apapa Wharf, was shut following a fire incident that affected its reliability. While re-opening the facility…
11 Dec 2018
At least, seven persons were feared killed and property worth millions of naira carted away as some bandits unleashed terror on Ijora Badia community in Lagos State. Two other persons were said to have sustained injuries from the gunshot of the hoodlums during the clash, which occurred at the weekend. Dangerous weapons, which included locally-made…
22 Nov 2018
One of Nigeria’s growing child nutrition companies, August Secrets, has announced the fifth edition of its annual outreach, ‘Saving 10k,’ which is set to hold on December 8, 2018, in Ijora area of Lagos.
31 Jul 2018
(By popular demand, this article first published on May 9, 2017 is republished in view of the bedlam that Apapa has become and the unconcern of the Federal Government towards rehabilitating the road. This cry will continue until the road and railway are done for easy evacuation of containers from the port). Wailing, lamentation, wailing,…
11 Jan 2017
The Lagos State Government is to invest 500 million dollars on redesigning and completion of housing units at Ilubirin and Ijora-Badia.
11 May 2015
No fewer than seven persons sustained injuries in a Sunday night inferno which gutted more than 109 shops and residential buildings in Lagos State.


One of the 14 presidential aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Hayatu-Deen, has withdrawn from the presidential race. He claimed that "the contest has been obscenely monetized". In a letter addressed to the national chairman of PDP, Iyorchia Ayu, Hayatu-Deen said the current state of the contest in PDP negates his "principles". "I…
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The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), has urged the Federal Government to take drastic action against activities of the proscribed Indegenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in the North East. A Chieftain of the forum, Alhaji Musa Saidu, said this in a statement in Abuja on Saturday. Saidu, also the leader of Arewa community South-South and South East,…
1 hour ago
The President of Anglican Grammar School Ubulu-Uku Old Boys Association (AGSUOBA), Lagos State chapter, Mr Okey Odibeli, has restated the group’s commitment to moving education forward through its activities and contributions. Odibeli said in a statement, signed by the Secretary of the association,, Mr Cletus Nwanze, that in pursuit of its objectives, the association would…
1 hour ago
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has postponed its special convention for the presidential primary from Sunday, 29th - Monday, 30th of May, 2020 to Monday, 6th - Wednesday, 8th of June, 2022. APC's National Publicity Secretary, Mr Felix Morka explained that the decision was in line with the Independent National Electoral Commission’s (INEC) extension of…
2 hours ago
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has cautioned its members against being used for unprofessional acts by politicians. It also warned them against making their platforms available for individuals to settle personal scores. In a statement, yesterday, by its National President, Secretary and Treasurer, Comrades Chris Isiguzo, Shu'aibu Leman and Bamidele Atunbi, NUJ said it…