His Royal Majesty Oba Hafeez Olakunle Badiru

Parents, Children Should Be Educated On Child Rights Issues-Langbasa Monarch

The traditional ruler of Langbasa town in Eti Osa East Local Government Area of Lagos State, His Royal Majesty Oba Hafeez Olakunle Badiru has enjoined children and parents in Lagos State to know their rights as stipulated by the State Government laws. Addressing journalists in Langbasa in an event organised to mark his coronation, the […]

L-R: Chairman Lagos State Task Force, Mr. Yinka Egbeyemi, Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Imohimi Oluwole Edgal, addressing journalists following exhibits recovered from suspects arrested at Mushin in Lagos yesterday.

Police In Lagos Destroy N50m Worth Hard Drugs

The Police in Lagos yesterday destroyed heaps of hard drugs recovered in the Lagos metropolis. Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Mr. Imohimi Oluwole Edgal, answering questions from journalist following exhibits recovered from suspect arrested at Mushin in Lagos yesterday warned Nigerians to desist from the bad habit of drug addiction. Also at the site was […]

The Fela Anikulapo-Kuti Statue titled - the Liberation, at Allen Roundabout, Ikeja, unveiled by the Lagos State Government on Sunday, October 15, 2017.

Ambode Unveils Fela’s Statue, Pays Tribute To Late Afrobeat Maestro

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos on Sunday extoled the virtues of the late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, describing him as an enigmatic artiste who used the platform of his art to agitate for social and human rights by challenging government and people to explore development through social and economic activities rooted in […]

Breaking: Lagos records 2 suspected cases of monkey pox

Tayo Olanipekun The Lagos State Government has revealed that two suspected cases of monkey pox have been recorded in the state. Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, who disclosed this at a news conference on Monday, said the two suspected cases were currently being investigated. He said though no confirmed case has been recorded, their was […]

Lagos CP sets up panel to reorganize SARS, Anti-Kidnapping/Anti-Cultism units

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, on Thursday, October 5, 2017, inaugurated a committee to reorganize the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), Anti-Kidnapping and Cultism of the Command. Imohimi, who described the units as vital in crime fighting,  stressed that its restructuring will underscore what he intends to achieve in […]

Lagos Arraigns 2 Civil Servants Over Fraud

Lagos State Government on Tuesday arraigned two of members of its staff over allegations of fraud. The duo of Babajide Odekunle and Olugbenga Omolewu of the Lagos State Infrastructure Maintenance and Regulatory Agency (LASIMRA) were arraigned at the Ikeja Magistrate Court. They both faced a two-count charge bordering on fraud and falsifying the account of […]


Lagos, Kaduna, Edo owe foreign creditors $1.89bn

With a combined foreign debt profile of $1.89bn, Lagos, Kaduna and Edo have retained their spots as the states most exposed to foreign debts. As of June 2016, the three states had a combined foreign debt profile of $1.84bn. Statistics obtained from the Debt Management Office in Abuja on Thursday showed that the 36 states […]