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22 Aug 2021
Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), in collaboration with other agencies; Lagos State Physical Planning Permit Authority (LASPPPA) and Lagos State Urban Renewal Agency (LASURA) have agreed to work with Obalende residents to give the area a new look that befits a metropolitan city. During a meeting with the executives of Obalende Landlords Association at…
21 Aug 2021
The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA), the Physical Planning Permit Authority and the Urban Renewal Agency have agreed to work together with Obalende landlords
12 Feb 2021
Commercial and social activities were temporarily disrupted yesterday after factional groups of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) engaged one another in a free-for-all at Obalende
11 Feb 2021
Gunshots were fired on Thursday morning as armed members of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) clashed at the Obalende area of Lagos State. An eyewitness said the clash started on Thursday around 8: 00 am and left commuters to scamper for safety. The eyewitness alleged it was a rival clash between factions…
4 Jan 2020
The Executive Chairman of the Ikoyi/Obalende Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Fuad Atanda-Lawal, has fulfilled his promise to residents of Obalende
21 Sep 2019
Apart from comedian Akpororo, who is known for his Street Praise concerts, it’s hard to find any leading Nigerian artiste setup and perform on the street, especially in a city like Lagos.
6 Feb 2019
Ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s campaign tour to Lagos State on Saturday, the state government on Wednesday announced traffic restrictions and diversion on some routes in the state. Mr Demola Seriki, the Chairman, Transport Committee on APC Presidential Campaign, said at a news conference in Alausa, that all hands were on deck to ensure free…
1 Nov 2018
The point I am making is that you do not build a mega city by widening International Airport Road, building modern bus terminals at Obalende, Ikeja, Oshodi and mini modern bus stops all over Lagos. You build mega city by building mega people, people who have empathy, well behaved people and people who do not…
26 Jul 2017
The Lagos State Government, on Monday gave 48 hours to people trading or living under and around Obalende flyover to quit.
2 Oct 2016
Balogun Shakirat woke up with a start at 3:00 am and put on the light in her workshop in a crowded working class district of Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos.
3 Jul 2016
James, an unemployed graduate, was desperate to get to his destination. He was scheduled to attend a job interview at a multi-national firm located somewhere at Ikoyi.


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Jigawa State Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) spokesperson, Adamu Shehu, confirmed the incident in a statement on Sunday.
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The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said it has no plan to jettison the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System (BVAS) and electronic transmission of results for the 2023 general elections
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The combination of a plate of smoked fish nicely charred and paired with potatoes and topped with some greens for that freshness to your palate is all you would want. Try out this recipe and come back for more. Ingredient potatoes, 28 ounces (halved) Green beans, 11 ounces 8 tablespoons sour cream 4 tablespoons mayo…
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The credibility and detribalised progressive politics being played by the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Dr Iyorchia Ayu, is key to his political success.
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The National Assembly has summoned the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, the Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele to appear before it on Thursday on the state of the award of scanners that had been adjudged not functional.