Sunday, 28th May 2023

Lagos traffic

9 Sep 2022
Lagos residents yesterday, groaned under heavy traffic gridlock at different locations in the city, following President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the state.
17 Jun 2022
Former Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Pensions Alliance Limited and governorship candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Lagos State, Funso Doherty
29 Mar 2022
The worst thing that can happen to a person on a Monday morning, in addition to the stressful deadlines at work, has to be getting stuck on a road for over four hours. Lagos, the economic capital of Nigeria, is popularly known for its beautiful buildings, rude and obnoxious residents, and most importantly, terrible road…
15 Aug 2021
At strategic locations within the Lagos metropolis, it is usual to see a mix of young and old men dressed in local council vests or aprons. They are the local council traffic officers
11 Jul 2021
Solomon Adebayo was panting. He wipes his face constantly with his wet handkerchief. His shirt is also partially wet from his sweat. He had walked from Iyana-Iba to Barracks Bus Stop on the Lagos-Badagry Expressway...
24 Dec 2020
Two journalists working with The Guardian Stanley Akpunonu and Ngozi Egenuka, were, on Tuesday night, attacked by armed robbers who dispossessed the duo of their valuables at Cele Bus Stop, on the Oshodi-Apapa expressway.
14 Aug 2020
The World Bank categorises poverty into three levels: Those who live on less than $1.90 a day, those who live on less than $3.20 a day, and those who live on less than $5.50 a day. Many Nigerians fall within the $1.90 a day bracket.
1 Jan 2020
Lagos metropolis the center of excellence! Indeed Lagos State is an excellent city with lots of excellent attractions. But truth be told, there can be no candid discussion about Lagos State
10 Dec 2019
Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu’s recent declaration of war on traffic offenders in an attempt to ensure sanity on Lagos roads should not be allowed...
23 Nov 2019
The Lagos State House of Assembly on Friday passed a resolution urging Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to embark on scheduled maintenance of roads to ease the present gridlock in the state.
22 Nov 2019
The Commissioner of Lagos State Command, CP Hakeem Odumosu yesterday declared a state of emergency on traffic management and control in the state. This is barely two days after he took over as the new police boss in Lagos State.
18 Oct 2019
The agony of living in Lagos appears to have doubled for many residents of the State due to the deplorable state of the road network.


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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, yesterday, expressed worries over the alarming increase in divorce rate in Nigeria, especially among young couples. The church also announced plans to hold a conference on ways to strengthen families against divorce.
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The Federal Medical Centre, Jabi, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has said that numerous complex medical and surgical interventions such as the laser surgeries, open heart surgeries, spine and orthopaedic surgeries, complex neurosurgical interventions and diagnostic endoscopies are currently being carried out in the centre.
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The Federal Government has been urged to invest more in Financial technology space in the country so as to assist investors in bringing innovation and growth to the sector.
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The newly appointed Accountant-General of the Federation, Dr. Oluwatoyin Sakirat Madein has warned staff of the office of the Accountant-General of the Federation that she has zero tolerance for corruption.
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A leading candidate for the position of Senate President, Senator Osita Izunaso has cried out that it is his turn to become the President of the Senate.