No monthly environmental sanitation movement restriction for now – Lagos govt
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No monthly environmental sanitation movement restriction for now – Lagos govt

The Lagos State Government has denied news circulating on social media that it has re-introduced the monthly environmental sanitation and that there would be movement restriction by the end of July. The state Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Tokunbo Wahab, in response to the widespread misinformation about the monthly exercise, appealed to residents…

Building Collapse: Group seeks Lagos governor’s intervention for 13-year-old victim
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Building Collapse: Group seeks Lagos governor’s intervention for 13-year-old victim

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on the Lagos State Government to take responsibility for the 13-year-old victim of the collapsed mosque in Mushin. The victim, Naeemat Lasisi, has since been on admission at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Ikeja. The group accused the hospital management of attempting to discharge the patient…

Lagos State concludes 2024 Hajj operations
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Lagos State concludes 2024 Hajj operations

Lagos State government has concluded the 2024 Hajj exercise with the safe arrival of the last and final batch of the state pilgrims from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Wednesday. The pilgrims on board Flynas flight XY9066 touched down at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport Lagos with 401 pilgrims and 11 officials that comprised…

Lagos State concludes 2024 Hajj operations
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Lagos State concludes 2024 Hajj operations

Lagos State government has concluded the 2024 Hajj exercise with the safe arrival of the last and final batch of the state pilgrims from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Wednesday. The pilgrims on board Flynas flight XY9066 touched down at the Muritala Mohammed International Airport Lagos with 401 pilgrims and 11 officials that comprised…

U.S. Consulate in Lagos Marks America’s 248th Independence Day with Emphasis on Nigerian-American Connections
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U.S. Consulate in Lagos Marks America’s 248th Independence Day with Emphasis on Nigerian-American Connections

The U.S. Consulate General in Lagos, Nigeria, hosted a celebration of the 248th Independence Day of the United States. The event brought together a diverse crowd, including figures from Nigerian politics, media, culture, and entertainment. U.S. Consul General Will Stevens welcomed guests to his residence and highlighted the significance of the occasion. “Independence Day, or the…

Flooding: Address environmental challenges, group tells Lagos govt
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Flooding: Address environmental challenges, group tells Lagos govt

A GROUP of prominent Lagos State indigenes, under the aegis of De Renaissance Patriots, has urged the state government to act immediately without further delay to address the environmental challenges occasioned by flooding, which it said, had become a yearly ritual in Lagos Island and other parts of the state, including Lekki Phase I. De…

TEDxLagos 2024: A Call to Action for a Better Future
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TEDxLagos 2024: A Call to Action for a Better Future

TEDxLagos, in a landmark collaboration with TED Democracy, sparked critical conversations about the future of democracy, innovation, and progress at the iconic Glover Memorial Hall. The event, held on June 22, 2024, brought together a diverse group of leaders, visionaries, and changemakers united in their vision for a more vibrant and equitable future. TEDxLagos, the…

Southwest govs demand fiscal federalism in minimum wage agreement
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Southwest govs demand fiscal federalism in minimum wage agreement

The Southwest governors have said that the minimum wage resolution between organised Labour and the Federal Government should reflect fiscal federalism. Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde, made this known in a statement on Tuesday following a meeting involving the governors from the Southwest region of Nigeria. The meeting which took place in Lagos on Monday…

Lagos govt orders additional trucks from Dangote assembly plant
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Lagos govt orders additional trucks from Dangote assembly plant

The Lagos State government has ordered for an additional 100 refuse compactor trucks from the Dangote Sinotruk West Africa Ltd CKD Plant. The vehicle facility, established by a business mogul, Aliko Dangote, was commissioned over the weekend in Lagos by the Senate President, Godswill Akpabio. Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made the announcement on…

Reckitt Nigeria Hosts Stakeholders Dinner, Reaffirms Commitment to Driving Hygiene Initiatives in Nigeria
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Reckitt Nigeria Hosts Stakeholders Dinner, Reaffirms Commitment to Driving Hygiene Initiatives in Nigeria

Reckitt, a global leader in health, hygiene, and nutrition, hosted a Social Impact Stakeholders Dinner in Lagos recently, highlighting its ongoing commitment to public health and hygiene in Nigeria. The event gathered notable dignitaries, partners, and stakeholders to celebrate Reckitt’s social impact initiatives and discuss future collaborations to build healthier communities. Distinguished guests included Governor…