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.
We are tired of running on generator, says IKEDC district office
Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC), Oshodi district office has said the power situation in Afariogun, Oshodi and environ has made the branch be like a water producer crying of thirst.
Educationist cautions parents on quality of schools, teachers
The proprietress of Sejin Nursery and Primary School, Oshodi, Celina Unegbu has called on school owners and parents to allow their pupils to participate in school extra-curricula activities and inter-school competitions, as such activities boost learning and make the pupils well-rounded.
Save us from death on Airport Road, pedestrians beg Sanwo-Olu
Road users plying the newly reconstructed Airport Road, Lagos have decried the stoppage of a pedestrian bridge, which was being constructed alongside the new road leading to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport during the administration of Akinwunmi Ambode.
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.
Lagos residents apprehensive over motorcyclists policy
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, recently revealed that new policies, which would regulate the operations of commercial motorcyclists, also known as Okada, were underway. Making this known at the ceremony to give an account of his stewardship marking 100 days in office...
Family of six, guest die mysteriously in Oshodi
Disbelief, shock and uncontrolled emotion were expressed by the throng of residents who descended on No. 19, Olowora Street, Mafoluku, Oshodi area of Lagos State yesterday. This was after one Mr. Kasim Sakariwo, an electrician popularly called Cool Money, his pregnant wife, a petty trader, their four children, three daughters, 11-year-old Aliyah; five-year-old twins, Taiye and Kehinde, nine-year-old boy, Farida and a 17-year-old female relative, all died mysteriously except one.
Stray bullet kills father of four in Lagos
A stray bullet from a policeman on Sunday night snuffed life out of a father of four at Ladipo, Oshodi area of Lagos State. The deceased identified as Waliu Daudu, a rental service provider in the area, was said to be on his way to Olatunji street to pack his chairs, when the bullet lodged into his head, right in front of his compound on Bello street.
Clifford Orji enclave still criminals’ haven in Oshodi
The Clifford Orji hideout, a flyover that connects Apakun to Oshodi from 7/8 bus stop on the airport Road, Lagos, has become a crime haven as criminals now use the route at night...
Motorists groan under Oshodi-Apapa highway lockdown
It has been hissing, swear words and abuses for the second day running from stranded road users plying the Oshodi-Apapa expressway, who have had to endure an excruciating passage between Oshodi and Ilasa en route to Cele express bus-stop.
12 rescued, one injured as another building collapses
After a four-day non-stop torrential rainfall in Lagos State, which began since the weekend, a three-storey building under construction collapsed in Wednesday night. The building suddenly collapsed, trapping 13 persons who were inside at the time of the incident. The building, located at K Farm Estate, Fagba, Iju Road in Ifako Ijaye Local Council Development…