The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu says places of worship in the state will be reopened from August 7.
– Thirty-three social facilities were sealed for flouting directives of the Lagos state government
Women in lower income groups in Lagos State have been found to be particularly affected by climate change impacts. Floods put their livelihoods and health at risk.
This points to a larger problem that’s been highlighted by the impact of the COVID-19 interventions – the disconnect between urban development policies, housing, slums and the livelihood realities of the majority.
A second trial is to be launched in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO).
Worried about disregard for social distancing guidelines, Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos, is running a Twitter poll to decide if a lockdown relaxed last week should be brought back.
Groups of professionals are helping deliver essential packages in Nigeria’s largest city
The inferno has resulted in a single (1) fatality, fifteen (15) minor casualties and one (1) major casualty who happens to be a Lagos State Firefighter.
Some youth had protested against the shut down of a construction site in the area following the lockdown ordered by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The fire had affected a filling station and nearby houses along College Road.
Lagos, which has reported the highest number of coronavirus cases in the country, is on a two-week lockdown imposed by President Muhammadu Buhari to reduce its spread.
The state government said schools would also be shut from Monday.
“The roof of our building is off and a nearby school is on fire,” a FESTAC resident told TheCable over the phone.
Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu disappeared (from active duty) just after the elections, and by the time he reappeared, Okada got banned, coronavirus arrived.
As a result, many people are now homeless and living on beaches in the open air.
The pilot made an announcement that he was going to try and land, but the weather was not good.
We want the bikes, even tricycles cleared off the roads.
The explosion left many trucks and houses burnt.
Here are the two major reasons Lagosians are always angry.
Mr Maigandi said the incident occurred when the canoe capsized while ferrying the victims across Tindifai River on Monday.
You first of all know how to run faster than other passengers in the race to gain access to the entrance, then learn how to jump in while the vehicle is still moving.
"To be honest, some times I feel like pouncing on them and demand for my money back"
I kept on pleading, but you know in this Lagos, you must either learn how to stand up and speak.
Lagos state has become more chaotic and filthy since the governor lost the election.
The protesters, who paralysed activities at the market for hours, also claimed the market leaders were imposed on them.
Within a week, we can come back here and do whatever we want to do regarding those who are clamouring or who have asked for impeachment.
I grew up in a country where female subjugation is too often justified as reflecting ‘traditions’ and abuse can become normalised.
The drivers in light traffic measured a much healthier 123 over 78. Oddly, whether a driver was running late made no difference to blood pressure.
“We warned the driver not to make U-turn at that particular point when a train was approaching but he refused."
Highlights from this year’s competition include Ronaldo Schemidt’s image of a man on fire, which took the top prize
Live Updates and and Analysis of President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to Lagos state
The order was contained in a statement by the command spokesman, Chike Oti, saying that the exercise became necessary in view of security challenges in the country.
Five men who allegedly posed as females on social media to lure and rape two women have been remanded in prison.
The Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, may likely lose its slot as the second busiest airport in Africa, coming second to OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg.
The smell of stockfish is pungent and clings to the back of your throat. No wonder; the fish has been hung up to dry for three months until it is as dry as a tree bark.
The U.S. social media company said the center would host an "incubator program" to help develop technology start-ups, while it will also train 50,000 Nigerians in digital skills.
On the list of stress-free cities, four cities in the top 10, including Stuttgart, Hanover, Munich and Hamburg are located in Germany.
The hideout was invaded shortly by residents after the alarm was raised.
No less than 100 different hospital workers exposed to this index case are currently being monitored.
While peace does not necessarily drive growth and development, insecurity disrupts it. Lagos Governor Ambode’s goal of making Lagos Africa’s third largest economy is under threat.
Corpses in the mortuary have been evacuated by the flood.
The greater challenge is that because we have failed to harness our potentials, many now romanticise the past at a time other societies are busy plotting their future.
A source at the port said that everyone had been ordered out of the terminal.
The reports reaching Bloomgist says there is ongoing clash between the area boys in Mushin area of Lagos state. According to an eye witness, the violence started at about 7:00am […]
The judge presiding on the matter said the court does not have jurisdiction to order the activities of the governor.
Customs intercepts arms shipped to Nigeria through a container meant to be offloaded in Tin-can, Lagos
The management of Yaba of College of Technology, Lagos has suspended every academic activity, including on going examinations following the
Victims of demolished Lagos demand new houses
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