Mushin: Inside Nigeria’s Untapped Leather Treasure
When Arinze Emmanuel finished his Junior Secondary School Examination in 1991, he left his village to stay with his uncle who owned a leather goods shop under his house in Wey Street, Mushin in Lagos.
Police begin enforcement of tricycle, okada ban in Lagos
Following the decision of the Lagos State government to restrict motorcycles and tricycles popularly known as Okada and Keke Marwa respectively from plying major highways
Why Lagos government can’t take over building collapse sites
The obvious absence of strict enforcement of laws, especially as it relates to building control appears to have worsened incidences of building collapse, loss of lives and properties in recent times in Lagos State.
Motorists, residents groan over failed Lagos roads
he agony of living in Lagos appears to have doubled for many residents of the State due to the deplorable state of the road network. Except for places like Alausa, Ikoyi, and some parts of Island, the entire residents could feel the pinch of impassable roads and attendant gridlocks that no longer discriminate between day and night.
Making Lagos traffic rules fair to all
For all the positives the Akinwunmi Ambode-led administration may have left as legacies, it was a four-year tenure that returned the state to a familiar path of chaos and flagrant disregard for law and order.
We’re ready to deal with criminals, Mushin area commander declares
The Area Commander, Area D Police Command, Mushin, Lagos State, Aliko Dankoli, has assured residents of the area of the readiness of the police to flush out criminals and maintain law and order in the area. Dankoli, an Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), gave the assurance when he paid a courtesy visit to The Guardian…
Firm launches campaign to roll back malaria
African Consumer Care Ltd (AFCC), a subsidiary of Dabur International Limited has launched Stop Malaria Campaign with their Odomos Mosquito repellent range. The campaign sponsored to celebrate the World Malaria Day was held at Ojuwoye Market, Mushin, in conjunction with intern doctors and final year students of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). Healthcare professionals sensitised…
Groups cry out over market leader's harassment
Two groups, the Lagos State Auto-Parts Dealers Association (LASAPDA), Mushin zone and Concerned Citizens and Stakeholders of Papa Ajao/Ladipo Community have cried out over a lingering leadership crisis at the popular Ladipo auto parts market in Mushin, Lagos State, In a petition to the Lagos House of Assembly and Ministry of Local Government and Community…
I am daily inspired by purpose and what I have been called to do – Kemi Olawoye
Kemi is an award-winning and innovative entrepreneur passionate about improving health outcomes in Nigeria. She is a co-host and producer of Health Vibes, a 45minutes health show on Silverbird's radio, Rhythm 93.7fm Lagos. She is also the Founder and CEO of Genuine Health Africa, a health communications company that provides public relations services to health…