LAMATA’s threat of demolition
When the Yaba Bus Terminal was unveiled by Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu recently, it was with fanfare. While speaking at the commissioning, the governor said the Bus Terminal was one of the projects....
Excitement in Lagos as new Yaba bus terminal opens
It was a thing of joy for many on the Mainland on Tuesday when Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, commissioned the reconstructed and remodelled Yaba Bus Terminal.
Lagos begins demolition for light rail project
Lagos State government has said that demolition of structures would begin in the second week of May, to pave way for the red line section of Lagos Rail Mass Transit (LRMT) project.
Lagos to knock down 297 properties for 37-km new rail line project
As Lagos State Government prepares for the first phase construction of a 37-kilometre rail project, about 297 properties on the Right of Way (RoW) may be demolished.
Lagos State announces diversion of traffic over Ojota-Ikorodu interchange sections
The Lagos State Government has announced a traffic diversion on the Ojota axis of Lagos-Ikorodu Road to enable reconstruction works along the corridor for the next four weeks, effective from 6.00 am on Saturday, 28th August, to Friday, 25th September 2020. According to a statement issued by the Honourable Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde,…
LAMATA commends 3M distributor for coronavirus support
Lagos Metropolitan Area Authority (LAMATA) has commended Safety and Protection Management Solutions Limited, the authorised 3M distributor in Nigeria, for supporting the efforts...
Lagos ministry, LAMATA shift blame over abandoned road, drainage construction
Residents and investors along the Lekki/Ajah corridor beside the Jubilee Flyover in Lagos State are beginning to wonder which of the two-state parastatals between the Ministry of Works and the Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority
Lagos lawmakers to probe Ambode’s N45b bus purchase, summon officials
The Lagos State House Assembly has set up a committee to investigate the purchase of 820 buses under former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration.
Five Cowries launches creative arts education initiative
To achieve a positive impact on educational outcomes such as improved numeracy and literacy, the Five Cowries Arts Education Initiative...
Lagos needs a film office, desperately
“The Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) encompass the key economic and creative sectors of film, TV, theatre, music, advertising, publishing, digital content and real estate as it relates to these industries. In total, these sectors account for over 305,000 jobs, and an economic output of $104 billion. The office promotes New York City…