• 2-year-old Child Died In Lagos Fire

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    A 2- year old child was Thursday killed in a fire incident which razed a two bed-room apartment on a three story building located at 11 Atan road, Nathan Street in Ojuelegba area of the state. Our correspondent learnt that the child died after inhaling the smoke that covered the apartment as a result of…

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    Ambode Set To Begin Construction Of 181 Roads

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode on Thursday said his administration will soon commence construction of 180 roads  across the various 20 Local Government and 37 Local Council Development Areas in the state. Ambode who made the revelation while addressing a large gathering at the quarterly town hall meeting, the six in the series held…

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  • South-West PDP Urges Makarfi, Sheriff To Reconcile

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    The zonal chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-West, Chief Makanjuola Ogundipe, has urged the warring factional chairmen of the PDP, Senator Ali Modu-Sheriff and Senator Ahmed Makarfi, to quickly reconcile their differences in the interest of the country. Ogundipe in a statement he personally issued on Wednesday said it is high…

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  • Nigeria Housing Deficit: ‘Rent To Own’ To The Rescue

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    As many housing developers and different tiers of government make efforts to solve the problem of shelter amidst biting effects of economic recession in the country, many of the developers have commenced ‘Rent to Own’ schemes in some parts of the country to ease housing challenges. LEADERSHIP checks showed that the ‘Rent to Own’ schemes…

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  • Era Of Waiting For White Collar Jobs Over – Ambode

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday charged Nigeria youths to take advantage of opportunities available in many other sectors of the nation’s economy not currently utilised, saying the era of waiting for white collar jobs are over in the country. Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja when he hosted artists who performed…

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  • Lagos To Install 13,000 CCTV To Step Up Emergency Management Monitoring

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    Lagos State Government on Tuesday  said plans have been concluded to improve its management of  emergencies and disasters by installing 13,000. CCTV cameras in flash points across the metropolis. The General Manager, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Mr. Adesina Tiamiyu disclosed this in a meeting with all the Heads of Emergency Response Team (ERT)…

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    Lagos Allays Residents’ Fears On Bombing

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    The Lagos State Government on Monday allayed fears of residents over bombing, saying the suspected explosive substance which was allegedly dropped in a manhole in one of the streets in Agege area of the state was nothing to worry about. Speaking on the development at the Monthly Security Council Meeting chaired by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode,…

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    No Substitute To Nigeria’s Unity – Ambode

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday said the continuous remembrance of the fallen heroes who laid their lives for the unity of the country cannot be overemphasized, saying the country must remain united to celebrate and honour them. The governor who fielded question from journalists shortly after performing the laying of wreath and release…

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