Surulere Super Plaza gutted by fire in Lagos
The Super Plaza on Akerele Street in Surulere area of Lagos was gutted by fire on Wednesday, destroying valuable merchandise, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
Fayele warns opponents ahead Asoju Oba Table Tennis contest
Defending champion of the men’s category of the Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Table Tennis Championships, David Fayele has declared that he has what it takes to retain the title he won at last year.
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.
10th Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Cup kicks off today
The defending champion of the Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Cup, Ifeoluwa Ajayi, will stake his title at the 10th edition of championships, which begin today at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Surulere, 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.
Jilted 25-year-old man commits suicide in Lagos
A 25-year-old man, Kehinde Muse, has committed suicide after his 21-year-old lover, Rasheedat Animashaun, dumped him. The incident occurred at No. 56, Modele Street Surulere, Lagos Mainland. The first suicide incident reported to the police this week in Lagos.
Sanwo-Olu visits looted malls, condemns attack
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, security operatives, some commissioners and journalists, yesterday, visited Novare Plaza, Sangotedo and Adeniran Ogunsanya Mall, Surulere, where reprisals to xenophobic attacks took place, describing it as condemnable
Lagos: A city struggling with house numbering
In June 2012, the Lagos State government began the process of numbering about 1.2 million buildings in the state. While flagging off the exercise, a former managing director of Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency (LASAA), Mr. George Noah, said the comprehensive house numbering project was expected to number about 1,194, 525 houses.
C&S group charges women on depression, marks 35th anniversary
It was a medley of praise, dance and drama at the weekend when the Truth Divine Band of the Youth Fellowship Chapel of Cherubim & Seraphim Movement Church...
Lagos U-15 Hockey Tourney thrills Gafar
The Director-General Lagos State Sports Commission, Oluwatoyin Gafar has commended participants at the one-day Lagos U-15 hockey championship held at the Anser- ud- Dee Grammar School, Surulere during the week.
School administrator commends Nigerian schools’ syllabus
Proprietress of Al-Haleem International Schools, Surulere, Lagos, Rakia Tukur has said that nothing is wrong with the present Nigerian school syllabus. Tukur stated this during a courtesy visit to The Guardian, Rutam House corporate head office alongside students of the school to learn about different stages and processes involved in newspaper production, from news gathering…