Thursday, 26th May 2022
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

Lagos

31 May 2018
The Lagos State Government has partnered with Balmoral Group, the largest 360 events solutions company in West Africa, to build the biggest football viewing village that Nigeria and albeit the whole of West Africa has yet to see. The venture, according to Lagos State, is in line with Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s focus on making Lagos…
31 May 2018
The Lagos State government has emphasised the need for strategic management function as a way to enhancing performance of workforce and increase productivity across the state. The Governor, Akinwumi Ambode, said the state will continue to invest in the State Civil Service through consistent training and workshops in order to increase and deepen the soft skills…
31 May 2018
The maiden edition of the Champions Bowl National Qualifier Series, a tennis competition for children, ended on exciting note in Lagos on Tuesday with Philip Abayomi emerging victorious in the Boys 16U, while Adeleye Daniel won the Boys 14U category. Abayomi defeated Emmanuel Jebutu 9-1 in the 16U final, while Daniel was superior in the…
28 May 2018
A Lagos High Court, Ikeja has resolved the dispute on the parcel of land at Mafoluku, Oshodi, measuring approximately 4816.551 square meters on survey plan No. TAR/2782/049/2017/LA dated November 23, 2017. The resolution, which was entered as judgment by Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo, followed the filing of terms of agreement and settlement by the feuding parties…
20 May 2018
The Lagos State chapter of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Saturday held its state congress where it elected new leaders to pilot its affairs. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the new leaders were elected and endorsed by the no fewer than 2, 500 delegates via voice vote at the party Secretariat in…
19 May 2018
The Lagos State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) may adopt consensus candidates at its State congress scheduled to elect the executive members today.   According to reliable sources, the leadership of the party in Lagos has agreed on those whose names are to be ratified as state executive in the state congress.   As at…
15 May 2018
Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered investigation into alleged killing of three men during a raid by Lagos State Task Force on Land grabbers at Ilaje area of Makoko, Lagos. Imohimi, who gave the order in Lagos on Tuesday, said that an unknown land grabber attacked the policemen and the task…
13 May 2018
Lagos State government said about 11,268 jobs were created in the last 12 months through its employability and loans programme.   The Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Pharmacist Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf, who disclosed this during the ongoing 2018 Ministerial Press Briefing to mark Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s third anniversary, said that as a result, 8797 new…
13 May 2018
The Secretary-General, Lagos Elders Council, Chief Adesunbo Onitiri, has urged residents to collect their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), to effect change in the state’s political space. He said the PVCs are necessary to stopping suffering and starvation in the land.     In a statement, yesterday, in Lagos, he said: “Enough of propaganda and lies…
13 May 2018
A member of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos was shot dead at the party’s local government congress in Agege. The member, identified as Nurudeen Olanose, was allegedly shot at Central School, Dopemu, during a fracas that ensued after voting had ended yesterday. However, shortly after the first shooting another was shot dead by thugs…
13 May 2018
In And Out Of Africa, the international festival of African visual arts, which is scheduled to hold in London later in 2018, opens its Lagos’ preview exhibition next week Friday, May 18 at Revolving Art Incubator (RAI) situated within the Silverbird Galleria on Victoria Island from 4pm. Featuring 24 topflight Nigerian artists and nearly 90…
12 May 2018
The All Progressives Congress (APC) congress in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State on Saturday ended abruptly as delegates rowdily disagreed on the election of some candidates. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports the congress, which started around 1pm, had been peaceful until commotion erupted over the choice of candidates. Trouble started when…

Latest

22 mins ago
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Lagos Industrial Command on Thursday gave companies not yet registered for payment of excise duty under its command 14-days to comply or face sanctions.
46 mins ago
Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has won the All Progressives Congress governorship ticket to run in the 2023 election. At the end of the primary election spearheaded by the Electoral Committee Chairman, Mr Adamu Shettima Yuguda, Sanwo-Olu scored 1170 votes though he was unopposed as the two other candidates who bought forms were not…
1 hour ago
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, stopped the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from recognizing or accepting ad hoc delegates produced by Gov. Godwin Obaseki’s faction of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo.
2 hours ago
Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey is facing sexual assault charges in the UK, police and prosecutors said on Thursday, after a review of allegations against him. The two-time Oscar winner for "The Usual Suspects" and "American Beauty" was artistic director of The Old Vic theatre in London between 2004 and 2015. Allegations against him first emerged…
2 hours ago
Elon Musk notified US regulators on Wednesday that he will rely less on loans in his bid to buy Twitter, as he and partners put $33.5 billion into the deal.