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
Smart move against noise in Lagos
The move against noise pollution by the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) cannot come too soon and it receives our full approval.
No casualty as two-storey building collapse in Lagos
Another two-storey building collapsed at Ojuelegba area of Lagos on Thursday evening, 12 days after the collapse of a three-storey building at Magodo Phase 1 in the state.
Motorists call for speedy gas pipes relocation, pothole repair at Jibowu crossing
Motorists and road users plying the Jibowu railway crossing are already counting down to the next two weeks, precisely on August 29, when the one-month partial closure of the Jibowu Crossing would have elapsed.
Agony, tears as potholes flood Lagos roads again
The recent downpour in Lagos has reopened the potholes barely a month after repairs. BENJAMIN ALADE and CHIBUZOR NWANERI write on how the poor quality of palliatives rendered by the state and its contractors, have become a nightmare for commuters and residents in the commercial nerve centre. It was a lockdown like never before. The…
Death toll in Lagos bridge accident rises
One more person was recovered dead at the scene yesterday where a containerized truck fell on four vehicles at Ojuelegba on Tuesday night, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has said.
Two feared dead as truck falls off Ojuelegba bridge
Not less than two persons were feared killed Tuesday night when a truck fell off Ojuelegba bridge in Lagos, crushing a Toyota Camry and three commercial buses. Two other persons were injured, said general manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Adesina Tiamiyu. “A flatbed truck laden with plywood and finished boards tilted on top…
Was it an election fever…?
THE situation was akin to the regular light traffic that Lagos State is known for during public holidays and festive seasons when many people would have travelled to their respective home-towns and villages during festive seasons. Usually a welcome relief for permanent residents, however, the similar scenario that many early risers experienced yesterday did not evoke such emotion.