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Gas truck explosion in Lagos kills 3, 13 people sustain burns, 25 vehicles destroyed ~NEMA

by on June 18, 2021 0
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Friday said that three bodies have so far been recovered from the scene of Thursday night’s tanker explosion on Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Ikeja, Lagos State. Ibrahim Farinloye, Acting Zonal Coordinator, South West Zonal Office, NEMA, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday. A... Read More

EFCC arrests 36 suspected internet fraudsters in Lagos

by on June 1, 2021 0
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), have arrested 36 suspected internet fraudsters in some parts of Lagos State. The suspects are Segun Abiola, Gabriel Ebube, Amoo Tunmise, Anidugbe Mofoluwatu, Victor Enuesike, Precious Godwin, Oluwaseun Afolabi, Tolulope Amos, Jane Egonu and Precious Anizoba. Others are: Abayomi Timileyin Olanrewaju, Adekunle Dipo Oshunsanya, Tang... Read More

Lagos to close Eko Bridge for 3-month for emergency repair

by on May 27, 2021 0
Lagos State Government has announced 10 weeks partial closure of Eko Bridge from Costain to Alaka in bound National Stadium for emergency repairs by Federal Government from June 4 to Aug. 13. The state Commissioner for Transportation, Frederic Oladeinde, said in a statement that the repair was necessary to complete the rehabilitation works at... Read More

Lagos attracts N8.3 bln investment in two years to fund SDG scheme

by on May 26, 2021 0
About N8.32 billion worth of investments have been attracted to Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial nerve in the last two years despite the ravaging impact of COVID-19 on the economy, according to a senior official of the Lagos State Government. Special Adviser Office of Sustainable Development Goals and Investment (SDGI), Solape Hammond, who disclosed this said... Read More

Lagos, Ogun States sign joint development pact

by on May 24, 2021 0
Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Ogun State counterpart, Dapo Abiodun, on Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), establishing the Lagos-Ogun Joint Development Commission for the socio-economic development of both states. The commission, according to the two governors is a common alliance between the two states to jointly tackle issues bordering on... Read More

Marriot International berth in Nigeria with 250-bed 5-star hotel

by on May 13, 2021 0
Marriot International group is set to extend its premium hospitality service into Nigeria with the opening of a 250-bed five-star hotel complex in Lagos. The seven-storey hotel facility, which is located at Ikeja GRA, is co-owned by Sifax Group. Its premium facilities include four restaurants and beverages outlets, 1000-capacity ballroom, rooftop bar, outdoor swimming... Read More