Sunday, 4th June 2023

Lagos task force

8 May
Lagos State Environment and Special Offences Enforcement Unit (Task Force), yesterday, arrested 38 persons during a raid and removal of shanties and criminal hideouts at the Lekki Coastal Road, Lagos.
15 Dec
Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Enforcement Agency (Task Force), has denied allegations that its officials are involved in land grabbing in the state.   The response was in a reaction to an online publication accusing its hierarchy of involvement in land grabbing activities and violation of fundamental human rights of certain individuals in a land dispute. …
12 Oct 2022
Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Enforcement Agency (Task Force) has arrested a five-man land grabbing syndicate, who operates at the Command Secondary School, Ipaja axis, Ikola Junction, for trying to forcefully take possession of 12 hectares of land belonging to the state Ministry of Housing.
26 Sep 2022
The Lagos State Environmental Sanitation Enforcement Agency (Task Force) has arrested recalcitrant Okada operators, land grabbers and environmental law violators who refused to heed the warnings.
5 Sep 2022
The Lagos State Environmental and Enforcement and Special Offences Unit (Task Force) has dislodged a notorious land grabbing syndicate known for causing mayhem and disrupting developmental activities in Ibeju-Lekki axis of the state.
22 Jun 2022
To enforce the ban on activities of commercial motorcycles in Lagos State, the government has said it will crush about 250 power and despatch motorcycles recently seized by the task force.
8 Jun 2022
The sound of gunshots rent the air yesterday, in Idi-Araba, Mushin, Lagos when commercial motorcyclists, popularly known as Okada riders clashed with officials of Lagos State Task Force over enforcement of the state’s ban on their operations.
31 May 2022
The activity, spearheaded by the Chairman of the Task Force, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP), Shola Jejeloye, was in furtherance of the state’s resolve to rid the city of all forms of environmental hazards
10 May 2022
Lagos State Environment and Special Offences Enforcement Unit (Task Force), led by Chief Superintendent of Police, Shole Jejeloye, yesterday, cleared vehicles parked along roads within Toyota Bus Stop and environs.
5 May 2022
Motorists and commuters in Lagos are worried that mechanics have taken over the newly constructed service lane between Ilasamaja and Toyota Bus Stop along Apapa- Oshodi Expressway.
18 Feb 2022
THE Baale of Oko Olomi, Ibeju-Lekki Local Council, Lateef Eleku, has accused Lagos State Task Force on Land Grabbing of illegal arrest of 22 members of the Eleku family and community members. Eleku said the landowners were arrested on the order of Tolls System Company Limited. He said: “We want to inform the public that…
11 Feb 2022
The Lagos State Taskforce has cautioned roadside traders to halt such activities and ease the pains of residents, who spend long hours in traffic due to the incessant display of wares on highway corridors.


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Former Nigerian President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, poured encomiums on the Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, as he turns 64 today.
15 mins ago
The Convoy of the Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello was allegedly blocked and attacked by people believed to be supporters of Alh. Muritala Yakubu Ajaka, the Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the state.
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It was a day of anguish and tears as over 480 shops in the popular UTC Shopping Complex were demolished in Abuja, yesterday. The Joint Task Force of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), in the early hours caught shop owners unawares, as it barricaded the area and used tear gas to ward off any resistance
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As part of efforts to jump-start the ailing economy, shore up financial resources and revenue, concerned stakeholders have identified oil theft as another major leakage President Bola Ahmed Tinubu must block urgently.
39 mins ago
Amid the groundswell of opposition that has continued to erupt since the removal of subsidy on petrol by the President Bola Tinubu-led Federal Government, some groups and giving the government tacit support laced with conditions.