Lagos Police Arrest Two Masqueraders For Robbery
The police in Lagos State have arrested two masqueraders in their costumes, as well as their handlers, in Elere, in the Agege area of the state. The Acting Commissioner of Police in the state, Edgal Imohimi, in a video that trended on the Internet on Wednesday, accused the masqueraders... Read more
FG Revokes Lagos Trade Fair Complex Concession
The National Council on Privatisation, which is chaired by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, has approved the immediate revocation of the concession of the Lagos International Trade Fair Complex. The trade fair complex was in 2008 given to Aulic Nigeria Limited as a concession, a move that had come under... Read more
Lagos State Set To Organise 1st Eko Secondary Schools Athletics Competition
In a bid to unearth hidden talents, the Lagos State Sports Commission in conjuction with Royal Science, Smartcab and Sunar Premium Waters will be organising the first edition of the Eko Schools Athletics Dash for secondary schools.  This was announced on Tuesday at a media briefing inside the Sport Bar, Teslim... Read more
Obasanjo lauds Ambode’s Achievements
  Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday praised the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos for his administration’s programmes and policies. Obasanjo, who governed Nigeria between 1999 and 2007, said the governor’s programme has improved the lives of the people of the State. Speaking at the 2017... Read more
One Killed As Task Force Destroys Shanties In Lagos
No fewer than 150 structures on waterfronts in Otondogbame, in the Lekki area of Lagos State have been reportedly demolished by operatives attached to the Lagos State Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit. It was learnt that the operatives, in company with some marine policemen and... Read more
Militants Kill Army Captain, Four Policemen In Lagos …Disrupt Funeral Of Ogun Monarch
An army Captain, identified as Muhammed, four policemen, and a civilian lost their lives on Sunday after suspected militants attacked Ishawo, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Panic-stricken residents fled their homes in the wake of the killings. Our correspondent learnt that a combined team of the police... Read more
Lagos To Inject N1bn Into Mortgage Bank
The Lagos State Government has agreed to inject the sum of N1bn into the Lagos Building Investment Company for it to meet the minimum capital required by the law to remain in operation as a primary mortgage bank. The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, LBIC, Folasade Folivi, disclosed... Read more
Lagos Targets Third Largest African Economy Spot – Ayorinde
The Lagos State Government says it has developed plans to grow its economy to the third largest in Africa within the next four years. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, who hinted at this in an interview in Lagos, explained that part of the plan involves... Read more
Some former political office holders in Lagos State on Thursday protested at the Governor’s Office, Alausa, Ikeja, over the non-payment of their entitlements. The protesters, who were about 100, reportedly blocked the Governor’s Avenue, demanding that salaries owed them by the previous administration should be paid. The group was... Read more
Naval Commander Shoots Self Dead In Lagos
The Fleet Commander, Western Naval Command, Apapa, Lagos State, Rear Admiral Daniel Ikoli, has allegedly shot himself dead in his residence in the Apapa area. It was learnt that a service pistol, expended and live ammunition, were recovered at the scene by police detectives who visited the residence. It... Read more