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24 Apr
As part of safety and security measures put in place by the operator of the Lagos Ride Taxi Scheme, “IBILE Holdings”, the first batch of 63 drivers has commenced the Mandatory
11 Nov 2021
Lagos State Government has recognised 25 drivers who distinguished themselves in the profession. The awardees, who received gas cookers, were certified by the Lagos State Drivers’ Institute...
1 Sep 2021
To curtail road crashes, the Lagos State Drivers’ Institute (LASDRI), an agency established in 2009 and domiciled under the ministry of transportation said it is training commercial drivers in the state.
10 Feb 2020
Some Uber drivers on Monday marched on the office of the Lagos State Vehicle Inspection Services (VIS), protesting the recent clampdown on their operations on Lagos roads. VIS officials said the drivers must have hackney permit, Lagos State Drivers' Institute (LASDRI) certification and that Uber must pay the operator license fee to the state government.…
11 Nov 2016
No fewer than 8,245 professional drivers in Lagos, require glasses if they must continue to ply the roads, Chief Executive Officer of Lagos State Drivers Institute, Philips Ogunlade has said.


8 mins ago
Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun has appealed the Federal High Court’s judgment that nullified his nomination as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the July 16, 2022 governorship election in the state. This is contained in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Ismail Omipidan, on Wednesday in Osogbo. The statement…
9 mins ago
Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo has called for support by the National Emergency Management Agency, all levels of government, organizations and good-spirited individuals, to help alleviate the hardship faced by people displaced by the flooding, ravaging the Country at large and Anambra state in particular. Governor Soludo made the call when he visited IDP Camps in…
12 mins ago
An Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded a 35-year-old man, Monday Endurance, to Kirikiri Correctional Center for allegedly impregnating his teenage step daughter. The Chief Magistrate, Mrs B. O Osunsanmi did not take the plea of the defendant, but ordered that the case file be forwarded to Lagos State Director of Public Prosecution for…
12 mins ago
Namadi Abubakar, the NYSC Coordinator for Bauchi State, on Thursday said that four members of the 2021 Batch C stream 1, would repeat their service year in the state. Abubakar disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Bauchi during the collection of discharge certificates by the corps members. He…
13 mins ago
A social-political group, Yoruba Ronu, has cautioned supporters of the Labour Party presidential candidate, Mr Peter Obi, popularly known as Obidients, against violence and use of hate speech while promoting their candidate. Chief Diran Iyantan, Chairman of Yoruba Ronu Group, gave the advice in an interview with newsmen on Thursday in Akure. Iyantan said the…