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Lagos PDP Backs Seyi Makinde As South-west Leader
Lagos PDP Backs Seyi Makinde As South-we...

Lagos PDP Backs Seyi Makinde As South-west Leader

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State has endorsed Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde as leader of the opposition party in the south-west zone. The Lagos State chapter of the party pledged its support for Makinde during a stakeholders’ meeting at the government house,... read more »

BREAKING: LASU appoints Prof. Oke acting VC
BREAKING: LASU Appoints Prof. Oke Acting...

BREAKING: LASU Appoints Prof. Oke Acting VC

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration, Lagos State University (LASU), Prof. Damola Oke has been appointed the acting vice-chancellor of the institution. Details shortly.. This post was written by Chinedu Ibeakanma. The views expressed here belong to the author and do not... read more »

COVID-19 Not Hoax - Sanwo-Olu
COVID-19 Not Hoax – Sanwo-Olu

COVID-19 Not Hoax – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu on Sunday warned Lagosians on the devastating effect of the raging Coronavirus (COVID-19). The governor appealed to Lagosians to take all the COVID-19 protocols seriously as COVID19 is not a glamorous disease or a hoax as some people claim it... read more »

I Still Have a Role To Play in Politics - Jimi Agbaje
I Still Have a Role To Play in Politics ...

I Still Have a Role To Play in Politics – Jimi Agbaje

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2015 and 2019 Lagos State Governorship Elections, Jimi Agbaje, says he still has a role to play in the politics of the state and the country come 2023. Agbaje, who was defeated in the last two elections by former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and... read more »

We’ll Clampdown on People With Fake COVID-19 Certificates – Lagos Health Commissioner
We’ll Clampdown on People With Fake COVI...

We’ll Clampdown on People With Fake COVID-19 Certificates – Lagos Health Co...

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi has stated that the Ministry has observed that people have begun to have access to fake Covid-19 certificates, promising to clampdown on such people. He gave this warning at an ongoing press briefing at the Ministry of Health in Lagos on... read more »

Super Eagles 2021 Fixtures Set To Return To Lagos

Super Eagles 2021 Fixtures Set To Return To Lagos

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has assured that the National Stadium pitch in Surulere, Lagos could be ready to host Super Eagles and other international matches... read more »

LASG Seals Cubana Night Club for Breaching COVID-19 Protocols

LASG Seals Cubana Night Club for Breaching COVID-19 Protocols

The Lagos State Government on Sunday sealed the Cubana night club, Ikeja GRA for violating the COVID-19 protocols introduced to curb the second wave of the virus in the state. Reports say... read more »

BREAKING: Gridlock as Fuel Tanker catches Fire on Otedola Bridge

BREAKING: Gridlock as Fuel Tanker Bursts into Flames on Otedola Bridge

There is heavy traffic at the Berger-Alausa-Magodo axis of Lagos State after a fuel tanker burst into flames on Otedola bridge, along Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, on Saturday. Reports in the... read more »

BREAKING: COVID-19 Second Wave: Sanwo-Olu Shuts Down Schools Until Further Notice

BREAKING: COVID-19 Second Wave: Sanwo-Olu Shuts Down Schools Until Further Notice

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has directed that all public and private schools in the state be shut down until further notice. The governor disclosed this in a statement on... read more »

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Tests Positive For COVID-19

BREAKING: Sanwo-Olu Tests Positive For COVID-19

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has tested positive for coronavirus. The state health commissioner, Akin Abayomi announced this on Saturday. African News Today had earlier reported that the... read more »