Wednesday, 27th September 2023


28 Aug 2022
Presidential aspirant of the New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP), Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, has promised to revive the troubled maritime sector if elected president of Nigeria in the forthcoming 2023 general elections.
17 Mar 2022
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.


12 mins ago
The Executive Secretary, Catholic Caritas Foundation, Rev. Fr. Uchechukwu Obodoechina, has stressed the need for the church to effectively impact lives and bring support and succor to people, especially the downtrodden in the society.
53 mins ago
A Professor of French and Applied Linguistics, Mufutau Tijani, has disclosed that population expansion is a liability to girl-child education.
1 hour ago
As part of the efforts by the federal government to ameliorate the high cost of living in Nigeria, the Federal Government in collaboration with the International Fund for Agricultural Development, have distributed farming inputs to 83 farmers’ groups in Nasarawa State.
1 hour ago
ABOUT 30 per cent of shipping companies in Greece have removed Nigeria from their charter party, following complaints over hostile environment and alleged harsh treatment meted on crew members of vessels caught up in maritime security issues. Disclosing this during the Maritime and Offshore Awards (OMIS) at the weekend, the President of Maritime Security Providers…
1 day ago
Few hours after embattled popular Nigerian singer Naira Marley decides to come back home and clear his name amidst various rumors about his involvement directly or indirectly in the demise of his former signee Mohbad. Fans have take to his comment section to air their opinion causing the singer to restrict his comment section due…