• Ozekhome Wants DSS To Release Suswam From Detention

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    Following continuous detention of former Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam by the Department of State Services (DSS), a human rights activist and Constitutional lawyer, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN, has called on the DSS to release the former governor without attaching any stringent condition. According to Ozekhome, the continuous detention of Suswam without  giving him the…

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  • 416 Died, 2,498 Injured On Lagos Roads In One Year

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    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday revealed that a total of 416 lives were lost and 2,498 injured in the last one year on the state roads, saying the commissioning of Ojodu computerized Vehicle Inspection Centre was to mitigate the high level of road carnage in the state. According to him, the centre…

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  • Kidnapping: Police Demolish Criminal Hideouts In Lagos Creeks

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    Piqued by the killing of four police officers and one army captain by suspected militants in Ishawo area, security operatives from the Lagos State Police Command yesteday, commenced demolition of illegal waterfront shanties within the Lagos creeks used by criminal elements to hatch their nefarious activities before unleashing mayhem on the people. The state’s Commissioner…

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  • Lagos LG Polls: LASIEC Rules Out Use Of Card Readers

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    The Lagos State Independent Electoral Commission (LASIEC) has issued out its guidelines on the conduct of elections into the 20 Local Governments and 37 Local Council Development Areas of the state, saying it will not make use of Card Reader machine in the conduct of the forthcoming Local Government elections. The Commission’s chairman, Justice Ayotunde…

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  • We Have Overcome Economic Recession In Lagos – Ambode

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    Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode yesterday said his administration took decisive steps, deployed workable strategies and judiciously utilised resources to cushion the effects of the economic recession witnessed across the nation in 2016. Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Ikeja, when he received the management team of Unilever Nigeria plc led by its…

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  • Lagos Begins Construction Of 6 New Arts

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    Lagos State governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday said the state\ government has commenced the construction of six new Arts Theatres in the state to harness the huge creative talents that abound in the state. The Governor, who spoke at the inauguration of a Board of Arts And Culture, urged the members to go all…

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