After the February 25 Presidential and National Assembly elections, now heavily disputed, Nigeria goes to the polls again on March 18, 2023 to elect Governors and members of state legislatures in 28 out of 36 states of the Federation. There … Read the rest
The youth have spoken. Vox populi, vox Dei. Tired of seeing their future being mortgaged by philistines, our youth have decided to take their future into their own hands. We may neither understand nor even empathise with them; but we … Read the rest
Lagos State Government, earlier today, announced that it has discharged seven patients from its Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba area of the state.
The governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, disclosed this via his verified Twitter handle @jidesanwoolu.
“Good people of Lagos, I … Read the rest
Lagos State Government on Saturday announced a reduction in the number of people allowed in public gatherings to prevent further spread of coronavirus.
The government said the number of people allowed at any public gathering should not be more than … Read the rest
Nigerians expected Buhari to visit Lagos and not the other way round
On Monday, while in the Aso Rock Villa, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State tweeted photos of himself and the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), perusing still images from the Abule Ado explosion. Vexed by the scene, many Nigerians … Read the rest
By Abimbola Adelakun
Beginning from last Saturday, Lagos State placed a ban on commercial motorcycles (okada) and tricycles (keke) in 15 local government areas. The development has further impeded movement around Lagos, a city already plagued with some of … Read the rest
Prince Emeka Obasi
I am constrained to intervene in the raging controversy over the communal relationship between the Igbo who live in Lagos and the Yoruba. The relationship which was hitherto harmonious has come under increasing stress of late.
The immediate problems were … Read the rest