Identity of lagoon suicide victim yet unknown
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has confirmed that a yet-to-be-identified man jumped into the Lagos lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge, yesterday.
Declare Lassa fever national emergency, says Academy of Science
The Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) has urged the Federal Government (FG) to declare Lassa fever a public health incident of national emergency and concern.
Lagos Fire: 17 including pregnant woman injuried, 4 buildings collapsed – LASEMA
The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu has confirmed that a total of 17 people sustained injuries, including a pregnant woman and firefighter at another inferno in Lagos.
Two bodies recovered from scene of fresh Lagos pipeline explosion - NEMA
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Sunday said that two bodies had been recovered from the explosion site of a Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) pipeline
Pipeline fire hits Lagos surburb
A pipeline suspected to have been vandalised by oil thieves burst into flames Sunday night at Abule Egba area of Lagos State. A resident of the area told The Guardian that the fuel from the vandalised pipeline has spread to Katangowa market, not far from Abule Egba. Spokesman of Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) Nosa…
I jumped from second storey before the building came down
A mother of five, Amarachi Ogonna, her children and two other persons yesterday escaped death by whiskers from the second Lagos building collapse in 2020.
LASEMA rescues trapped victim from collapsed three-storey building
The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on Friday rescued a man trapped in an uncompleted-three-story building.
Lagos sets up marine response unit to curb boat mishaps
Lagos State government has said that it is committed to safety of residents on waterways through quick emergency response to check casualties from boat mishaps. Director-General and Chief Executive Officer of Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Mr. Femi Oke-Osanyitolu, who stated this yesterday when the state unveiled its Marine Response Unit, meant specifically to…
Anger as truck accident grounds Lagos-Ibadan expressway
As early as 5:00 a.m. yesterday, there was a traffic advisory that warned motorists about the logjam on Lagos-Ibadan expressway.
Otedola Bridge accident: Two die, three rescued
Two male adults, yesterday, lost their lives in a fatal accident on the Otedola Bridge, Lagos, inward Lagos State Secretariat, Alausa.The two yet-to-be-identified victims were the driver of the crashed articulated truck and his truck assistant.