Police Arrest Ekiti Vigilante Group Leader With Corpse

Police Arrest Ekiti Vigilante Group Leader  With  Corpse

Charged with  murder , conspiracy Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti The leader of the Vigilante Group of Nigeria , Ekiti chapter, Mr. Femi Ogunleye, is now cooling his feet in the police net for allegedly arresting and torturing a man identified as Oke to death . Ogunleye, 43, fondly called Akilapa by admirers was arrested […]

Flood kills at least five people in Abeokuta

Flood kills at least five people in Abeokuta

At least five people have been reported dead and property worth millions of naira destroyed on Friday night, as flood wreaked havoc in some parts of Abeokuta, Ogun State. The downpour, which started around 4p.m. and stopped by 9p.m, caused river channels in the capital city to overflow their banks resulting in loss of lives […]

Lagos bus reform to create 3,000 jobs

Lagos bus reform to create 3,000 jobs

By Tunde Osho The Lagos State government has said no fewer than 3000 jobs would be created when the 13 bus terminals springing across the city finally comes on stream. This is as it disclosed that about 473 buses to flag-off operation of the bus reform would soon be arriving the country. Speaking over the weekend […]

Lagos to deploy 5,000 new buses

Lagos to deploy 5,000 new buses

Lagos is to introduce 5,000 new buses and 13 terminals as part of its plan to improve its transport sector. The state is also to introduce an assembly plant for the production of buses, Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, said this during the inauguration of the Ikeja Bus Terminal alongside President Muhammadu Buhari. He said the […]

Lagos formally joins O’dua Investment Group, acquires 115m shares

Lagos formally joins O’dua Investment Group, acquires 115m shares

By Tunde Osho Forty-two years of galvanizing the economy of states in the western region, the O’dua Investment Group has formally admitted Lagos as one of the investing states. The six governors of south west region under the auspices of the Western Nigerian Governors Forum on Wednesday formally admitted Lagos State into the Group. Lagos acquired […]

649,183 PVCs yet to be claimed in Oyo – INEC Boss

649,183 PVCs yet to be claimed in Oyo – INEC Boss

SAM OLUWALANA A total of 649,183 permanent voter cards have not been collected by registered voters in Oyo State, up till date. The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in the state, Mr. Mutiu Agboke, disclosed this on Monday when he led a high-powered delegation of INEC officials in the state on a visit to the Oyo […]

We Are 25 Years Behind Lagos State – Gov. Ajimobi

We Are 25 Years Behind Lagos State – Gov. Ajimobi

….commissions multi-door court complex in Ibadan SAM OLUWALANA The Oyo State Governor, Senator Isiaka Ajimobi, on Tuesday in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State said that the state is light years behind Lagos State, despite its Pacesetters tag. Ajimobi, added that the problem with the people of the state is attitudinal, and that since its […]

Olubadan/ Ajimobi Chieftaincy Tussle: We Shall Continue To Wear Crowns, Despite Court Order…..21 Obas

Olubadan/ Ajimobi Chieftaincy Tussle: We Shall Continue To Wear  Crowns, Despite Court Order…..21 Obas

The 21 Ibadan High Chiefs and Baales installed as beaded crown-wearing Obas by Governor Abiola Ajimobi, yesterday declared that nobody could restrain them from wearing the crowns since they had appealed against the January 11, 2018 judgment which nullified the review of the Ibadan Chieftancy Law and their installation. The Obasa were installed on Sunday, […]

Lagos bows to pressure, slashes land use charge

Lagos bows to pressure, slashes land use charge

The Lagos State Government on Thursday buckled under pressure, reducing all levies for its new Land Use Charge (LUC) that had attracted public outcry in the state. The reduction came two days after the Ikeja branch of the Nigeria Bar Association in Lagos marched against the new law, with its chairman, Mr Adeshina Ogunlana, describing […]

Alpha Beta denies link with new Lagos land use law

Alpha Beta denies link with new Lagos land use law

Alpha Beta Consulting has said that it has no contract with the Lagos State Government in execution of the state’s newly-introduced land use law. Reacting to the insertion of the company’s name in some of the copies of the new Land Use law, the Deputy Managing Director of Alpha Beta, Bode Oluyemi, said on Thursday: […]

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