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Lagos State Adjusts Curfew to 8pm to 6am
Lagos State Adjusts Curfew to 8pm to 6am

Lagos State Adjusts Curfew to 8pm to 6am

The curfew in Lagos State has been reviewed. Restriction time is now 8pm to 6am. Lagosians are enjoined to plan their journey times as they go about their lawful businesses. All Public & Private Schools remain shut till further notice. Signed: Gbenga Omotoso HC, Information and... read more »

No Jailbreak in Ikoyi Prisons, fire contained - Officials
No Jailbreak in Ikoyi Prisons, fire Cont...

No Jailbreak in Ikoyi Prisons, fire Contained – Officials

The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) in Lagos has stated that the fire that broke out in a part of the Ikoyi Correctional Centre has been controlled. The service also dismissed fears there was a jailbreak in the facility, insisting that the fire only affected a part of the centre and did not... read more »

NUC, FME to Undertake Safety Standards Verification Visit to Varsities
NUC, FME to Undertake Safety Standards V...

NUC, FME to Undertake Safety Standards Verification Visit to Varsities

A joint inspection team made up of staff of the National Universities Commission (NUC) and the Federal Ministry of Education (FME), is set to embark on verification visits to monitor the compliance of universities with Quality Assurance/Safety standards. The visit Follows the reopening of... read more »

#EndSARS: Army Declare Readiness to Step in as Protests Persist
#EndSARS: Army Declare Readiness to Step...

#EndSARS: Army Declare Readiness to Step in as Protests Persist

The Nigerian army has expressed its readiness to move in against troublemakers as nationwide protests against police brutality and extrajudicial killings rage on. Thousands of Nigerian youths have taken to the streets over the past week to protest against the actions of operatives of the Special... read more »

Oyo State Govt Releases ₦1 Million Each To Families Of Isiaka, Other Slain Victims
Oyo State Govt Releases ₦1 Million Each ...

Oyo State Govt Releases ₦1 Million Each To Families Of Isiaka, Other Slain ...

  The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday paid a condolence visit to the family of deceased Jimoh Isiaka and two other victims of the violence that started during the ENDSARS protests. Makinde entourage included the Speaker, Oyo state House of Assembly, Mr Adebo Ogundoyin, and... read more »

#EndSARS: Presidential Panel Approves Protesters’ Demands

#EndSARS: Presidential Panel Approves Protesters’ Demands

  The Presidency has disclosed that the Presidential Panel on the Reform of the now-disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad has approved the five-point demands submitted by youths... read more »

Breaking: IGP Disbands SARS Nationwide

Breaking: IGP Disbands SARS Nationwide

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has announced the immediate dissolution of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) effective from Sunday, 11th October. He made the... read more »

Ondo 2020: I was not Injured at Polling Centre - Betty Akeredolu

Ondo 2020: I was not Injured at Polling Centre – Betty Akeredolu

  Wife of Ondo Governor, Mrs. Betty Akeredolu, has condemned those behind a viral video circulating on social media stating that she was injured at the polling center. Answering... read more »

School Reopening: PTF Rolls Out New Guidelines

School Reopening: PTF Rolls Out New Guidelines

Following federal government’s directive on school resumption as from October 12, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has released fresh guidelines for the reopening of schools across... read more »

BREAKING: Four Killed, Scores Injured as Gas Plant Explodes in Lagos  

BREAKING: Four Killed, Scores Injured as Gas Plant Explodes in La...

Lagos has witnessed fresh explosion as Best Roof Cooking Gas plant exploded on Thursday in the Baruwa community of the Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State. The explosion which happened... read more »