Rotary club of Amuwo installs Akaneme as 32nd president
The president of the Rotary Club of Amuwo, Lagos State, Rotn. Uzoamaka Akaneme, has said if every Nigerian could be an instrument of inspiration for positive change in their community, the country will be better for it. She added that life is meaningful if we are able to touch lives in profound ways. “I commend to…
Jimi Agbaje joins Lagos governorship race again
Mr Jimi Agbaje, the 2015 Lagos State gubernatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Wednesday ended speculations about his re-run bid, saying he was back in the race. Agbaje made the confirmation via a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos. “It is true that initially I did not…
Promasidor, CDC partner on microcredit scheme
Promasidor Nigeria Limited, in partnership with Children’s Development Centre (CDC), has unveiled a low-interest microcredit scheme aimed at empowering parents of children living with developmental challenges.
Ex-managers of Visionscape sue firm over alleged wrongful termination of appointments
Eighteen former area managers of Visionscape Sanitation Solutions have sued the company at the National Industrial Court, Lagos over alleged wrongful termination of appointments and refusal to pay their entitlement after a year in its employment. The foreign waste management firm is partnering Lagos State Government on waste management in the state. In the suit…
‘Petroleum marketers safety conference to boost oil industry’s performance’
The Lagos State Petroleum Marketers Safety Conference, holding today, presents an all-inclusive platform for stakeholders in the downstream sector to synergise with the regulators, government agencies, and public institutions to drive effective safety management practices in the industry. In this interview with Tayo Oredola, James Ashokeli, the chief organiser of the conference, highlights the major…
Ambode advises corps members on projects
The Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has urged corps members posted to the state to look inward and create projects that would positively affect people in their host communities.
Ajao residents decry bad roads, dearth of infrastructure
For many years, residents and business operators in Ajao Estate, located in Oshodi/Isolo local government area of Lagos State, have being living in abandonment...
Soneye: Depletion of forest resources hurting flora, fauna
When you say somewhere is a reserve, it means a place where a decision has been taken to be left untouched; you have to conserve something so as to reserve it.
Police arrest officer sighted with beer after The Guardian’s report
The Lagos State police command yesterday said it had arrested a policeman caught on camera holding a bottle of beer while on duty.