176 results found for Lagos trade fair

LASG to clamp down on street traders

The Lagos State Government on Sunday said serious steps were being taken to address street trading and other vices in the state. The Chairman of State Taskforce... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Lagos State Government

LASG to clamp down on street traders

The Lagos State Government on Sunday said serious steps were being taken to address street trading and other vices in the state. The Chairman of State Taskforce... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Lagos State Government

45th NAFEST: Ministry of Tourism seeks support

THE Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture officials  have visited Dr Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, seeking collaboration to host the the 45th anniversary of the National... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 days ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Lagos State Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Sanwo-Olu, National Festival for Arts and Culture (NAFEST),

LASUTH launches new dialysis unit to improve kidney disease treatment

THE Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) says it has launcheda new Dialysis Unit to improve health outcomes for patients battling kidney diseases. The Chief Medical Director... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Prof. Adetokunbo Fabamwo,

LASUSTECH agribusiness starts tomato plantation for Ikorodu community

THE Agricbusiness Committee of Lagos State University of Science and Technology (LASUSTECH), Ikorodu has started hectares of irrigated tomato plantation to meet the demands of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 days ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Olanrewaju Kuye, Lagos State University of Science and Technology (LASUSTECH), Olanrewaju Kuye,

Land tussle: Ex- Ogun Deputy Governor Adesegun sues NDIC, 2 others

A former Deputy Governor of Ogun State, Prince Segun Adesegun, has dragged the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) before a Lagos State High Court seeking N180... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Morenike Obadina, Lagos Task Force, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Prince Segun Adesegun,

Trade minister reiterates role of Weights and Measures Department in oil sector

The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment (FMITI), Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo on Monday in Abuja, reiterated the importance of the role of Weights and Measures Department... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a week ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF), Dr Bello Gusau,Trade and Investment (FMITI), Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo,

‘Reincarnation’ debuts in Lagos

THE Lagos State Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture, in collaboration with QDance Company, has premiered the internationally acclaimed and award-winning musical, Reincarnation, in Lagos.   The Premiere... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Lagos State Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture, QDance Company, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Qudus Onikeku,

Don calls for engagement of blockchain technology for social economic development

A University don, Dr Abiodun Okedeyi of the Department of Physics, Lagos State University of Education, Oto Ijanikin has called for the engagement of blockchain technology... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Dr Abiodun Okedeyi, Lagos State University of Education,

Local content drive key to deepening sustainable growth in Africa – Wabote

MR. Simbi Wabote, the Executive Secretary of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), says that African countries must leverage on the robust platform and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 83 times

Tags: African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Engr Simbi Wabote

AfCFTA: Implementation of framework critical to optimising economic benefits – Committee

THE National Action Committee for implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), says implementation of framework establishing the agreement will help Nigeria optimise its gains. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 93 times

Tags: National Action Committee for implementation of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Ogo Chukwura,

Enhancing financial services sector will grow Nigeria’s economy

THE National Action Committee (NAC) for implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), says enhancing the financial services sector will contribute to growing Nigeria’s... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 53 times

Tags: Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), National Action Committee (NAC), African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA),

Committee on African trade to develop policies for free trade flow in Nigeria

THE National Action Committee on African Continental Free Trade Area  said it hasd begun the development of policies in partnership with relevant export agencies  for free... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 72 times

Tags: National Action Committee on African Continental Free Trade Area,

Eid-el-Fitri: Work positively to transform Nigeria, TUC tells leaders

THE Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) on Monday called on leaders at various levels and sectors to show concern for the challenges bedeviling the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 41 times

Tags: Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), Quadri Olaleye,

Lagos govt. evacuates occupants of distressed building

OFFICIALS of the Lagos State Building Collapse Agency have begun the evacuation of occupants of a three-storey building showing serious signs of distress in Ebute Metta. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 weeks ago | seen 63 times

Tags: Lagos State Building Collapse Agency, National Emergency Management Agency,, Ibrahim Farinloye,

Many feared injured as Muslim worshippers, hoodlums clash in Lagos

MANY were feared injured in the early hours of Sunday when a group of Muslim worshippers and hoodlums clashed in Marina area of Lagos. The reason for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Lagos State Neighborhood Safety Corps

Multiple crash claims 2 persons in Lagos – NEMA

TWO people have been confirmed dead following a multiple crash involving four vehicles in Lagos. The multiple crash occurred at Odo lya Alaro located on the bridge... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 51 times

Tags: National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Ibrahim Farinloye, Lagos State Environmental Health Monitoring Unit (SEHMU), Lagos State. Ambulance Service (LASAMBUS),

We have no where to go, cries the tenants of 101 Docemo Street, Ebute Ero, Lagos Island

The tenants of 101 Docemo Street, Ebute Ero, Lagos Island, have cried out to the public for the untimely evacuation of their apartments by Olaigbade Estate... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 29 times

Tags: Aigoro, Lagos

Conference will tackle challenges in road transport — Minister

THE Ministry of Transportation says its collaboration with the Nigerian Transportation Commissioners Forum will address the challenges of road transport sub-sector in the country. The Minister of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 57 times

Tags: Africa Continental Free trade Area (AFCTA), Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, Chinwe Uwaegbute,

Treat malaria urgently to prevent shortage of blood, death – Expert

A molecular biologist, Dr Bamidele Iwalokun, has advised Nigerians to urgently treat malaria attacks to prevent shortage of blood, cerebral malaria, acute respiratory distress syndrome and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Dr Bamidele Iwalokun, Central Research Laboratory at the Nigeria Institute of Medical Research, Lagos, World Malaria Day,

PMS spillage burns cars, shops on Abeokuta-Lagos expressway, says Lagos rescue service

THE Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service has said that it had combated the Friday fire outbreak on the Abeokuta Expressway, Lagos. The Director of the Service,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 38 times

Tags: Lagos State Fire and Rescue Service, Margaret Adeseye,

Errant driver fatally knocks down LASTMA official in escape bid

THE General Manager, Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Mr Bolaji Oreagba, has confirmed the death of one of his officials, Jamiu Issa. The late Issa was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 74 times

Tags: Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), Bolaji Oreagba,

NAPTAN applauds LASG over shut down of Christland Schools

THE National Parent Teacher Association of Nigeria (NAPTAN) has commended the Lagos State Government (LASG) for shutting down Christland Schools, following an alleged sexual scandal among... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 102 times

Tags: National Parent Teacher Association of Nigeria (NAPTAN), Lagos State Government (LASG), Adeolu Ogunbanjo, Christland Schools,

Ukraine conflict puts fragile global trade recovery at risk-WTO

THE World Trade Organisation (WTO) says the war in Ukraine has created immense human suffering, but it is also putting the fragile recovery of global trade... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: World Trade Organisation (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,

Chinese yuan weakens to 6.3795 against USD Tuesday

THE central parity rate of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened 150 pips to 6.3795 against the U.S dollar on Tuesday, according to the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 47 times

Tags: China Foreign Exchange Trade System

Media expert rejects claims nollywood fueling ritual killings

MR Steven Adesemoye, a media and communication expert, has refuted claims that Nigerian films are responsible for ritual killings. Adesemoye told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 56 times

Tags: Steven Adesemoye, Lagos State University of Science and Technology (LASUSTECH),

Digital Skills key for youth employability, productivity, says Minister

THE Federal Government has called on youths to embrace entrepreneurship development and digital skills to build capacity for employment and productivity.   Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, Minister of Industry,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 423 times

Tags: Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, President Muhammadu Buhari

FMBN gains over N294bn NHF additional contributions in 5 years – Dangiwa

THE Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) says it has gained N294.1billion as additional contributions to the National Housing Fund (NHF) in five years. The outgoing Managing Director... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 40 times

Tags: Richard Esin, Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), National Housing Fund (NHF), Ahmed Dangiwa, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC), the Nigeria Employers Consultative Associa

UEFA introduces squad spending limits in financial rule overhaul

European football clubs will be limited in how much they can spend on their playing squads under new financial fair play (FFP) regulations approved by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 75 times

Tags: financial fair play (FFP), European football clubs, UEFA,

Blackish Substance Found In Oromoni’s Intestine Not Tested – Police

AN assistant commissioner of police and forensic toxicologist, Benedict Agbo, has told the Lagos State Coroner probing the controversial death of Sylvester Oromoni that he didn’t... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 45 times

Tags: Sylvester Oromoni, Magistrate Mikhail Kadiri, Dowen College, Benedict Agbo, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Dr Sunday Soyemi

Lagos Assembly Passes Training Institute For Law Enforcement Officers Bill

LAGOS State House of Assembly has passed a bill to establish a training Institute for law enforcement officers in the state in its bid to address... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: Lagos State House of Assembly, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Olalekan Onafeko, Sanai Agunbiade, Victor Akande, Mudashiru Obasa,

Police foils sexagenarian’s suicide attempt on 3rd Mainland Bridge, Lagos

  OPERATIVES of the  Rapid Response Squad (RRS) in Lagos have prevented a sexagenarian (name withheld), from attempting to jump into the Lagos Lagoon from  the 3rd... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Rapid Response Squad (RRS), Lagos Lagoon, SP. Benjamin Hundyin, Oju – Ore

Traditional ruler vows to flush out cultists, end killings in Badagry

OBA Olalekan James, the Aholu of Kweme Kingdom, Badagry, Lagos State, has vowed to make cultism a thing of the past in his kingdom.   The royal father... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Oba Olalekan James, Kweme Kingdom, Badagry, Lagos State, cultism, Pengbo and Oglogbo, Sito Grammar School

AfCFTA: FG to champion linkage of land-locked to coastal countries by rail

THE Federal Government says it will champion the extension of rail lines from land-locked countries to coastal states of Benin, Togo, Ghana and other African countries. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 42 times

Tags: rail lines, Sen. Gbemisola Saraki, African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), Dr Magdalene Ajani

NUGA 2022: Unilag to convert games’ infrastructure into sports academy

All the newly built, upgraded and existing sports infrastructure provided for the just-concluded NUGA at University of Lagos (Unilag) would be converted to a sports academy. Dr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted a month ago | seen 67 times

Tags: University of Lagos (Unilag), Nigeria University Games (NUGA), Dr Joseph Awoyinfa,

Kwara HoS visits family of late TUC chairman

The Kwara Head of Service (HoS), Mrs Susan Oluwole, has commisserated with the family of the late Chairman of the Trade Union Congress (TUC) in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Head of Service (HoS), Susan Oluwole, Trade Union Congress (TUC),

LSPWC deploys tech to rid Lagos of pot-holes

The Lagos State Public Works Corporation (LSPWC) on Tuesday said it would use technology to make Lagos roads motorable all year round. LSPWC’s General Manager, Mr Lateef... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: Lagos State Public Works Corporation (LSPWC), Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu,

TUC inaugurates South-West political commission ahead 2023 elections

THE Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, TUC has inaugurated the South-West political commission saddled with the responsibility of sensitising the public on the 2023 elections. TUC President,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Trade Union Congress of Nigeria, Mr Quadri Olaleye

Lagos FUMAN Chairman pledges to reposition Fuji music

THE newly elected Chairman , Lagos State Chapter of the Fuji Musicians Association of Nigeria (FUMAN), Mr Omotunde Adeshina, popularly known as ‘Dharmendra’, has pledged to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 49 times

Tags: Lagos State Chapter of the Fuji Musicians Association of Nigeria (FUMAN), Omotunde Adeshina,

Rheumatologist seeks improved care for lupus patients

A Consultant Rheumatologist, Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, has appealed to the three tiers of governmentto intervene and reverse the current challenges affecting lupus patients in the country. Olaosebikan,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH),

2022 NUGA: Ajayi wins women’s 1,500m gold for Unilag

Mary Ajayi of University of Lagos (Unilag) on Thursday won the Gold medal in the 1,500m women’s final at the ongoing Nigerian University Games Association (NUGA)... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Mary Ajayi, University of Lagos (Unilag), Nigerian University Games Association (NUGA),

High cost of producing Nigerian goods affecting export- Group

The Organisation of Women in International Trade (OWIT), Nigeria, says the high cost of producing goods and services is a challenge to the nation’s export potential.   Mrs... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Organisation of Women in International Trade (OWIT), Blessing Irabor-Oza,

Showmax partners Livespot360 in production deal for ‘The Real Housewives of Lagos’

Showmax, African streaming service, has partnered with Nigerian creative solutions company,  Livespot360, to produce  “The Real Housewives of Lagos” (RHOLagos), a reality television show. Candice Fangueiro, Head... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 68 times

Tags: Showmax, The Real Housewives of Lagos,

Convocation: VC hails LASU graduates as symbols of knowledge, right ethics

THE Vice-Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU),Ojo, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, has hailed the institution’s products as graduates with repository of knowledge imbued with the right ethics needed for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 106 times

Tags: Lagos State University, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Mr Tokunbo Wahab

Ndigbo Lagos condemns barbaric attack on home of Prof. George Obiozor

THE organization, Ndigbo Lagos, says that it received with shock and disbelief, the unwarranted attack by unknown gunmen/arsonists on the home of Prof. George Obiozor, the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags: Ndigbo Lagos, Gen. Obi Abel Umahi, Chuma Igwe, Prof. George Obiozor,

Correctional centre promotes made-in-Nigeria goods – Official

THE Nigerian Correctional Service says it is promoting made-in-Nigeria goods, produced by inmates in Lagos State to boost their income. Chief Superintendent Rotimi Oladokun, the Service Public... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 52 times

Tags: Lagos State Ministry of Justice, Nigerian Correctional Service, Chief Superintendent Rotimi Oladokun,

112 to bag first class degrees at LASU convocation -VC

No fewer than 112 graduates of Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, would be awarded First Class degrees at the institution’s 25th convocation, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ibiyemi... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 107 times

Tags: Lagos State University (LASU), Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, Benjamin Damilare Olowu, Nigeria in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Dr Abdullahi Ganduje,

No amount of protests’ll deter us from safeguarding lives – Lagos taskforce

THE Lagos State Taskforce on Environment has said that no amount of protests or reactions from traffic offenders could deter it from safeguarding lives and property. Chairman... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Lagos State Taskforce on Environment, Shola Jejeloye,

Rheumatologist associates recurring typhoid fever, malaria to lupus disease

 A Consultant Rheumatologist, Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, says Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) disease should be suspected if a person, especially female had recurring malaria or typhoid illness. Olaosebikan,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Dr Hakeem Olaosebikan, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital,

Realnews celebrates Intern's birthday

By Christabel Ejenike THE management and staff of Realnews Magazine on Monday, March 14, 2022, rejoiced with Christabel Ejenike, intern reporter from Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Goddy Ikeh, Alex Ekwueme Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo, Realnews Magazine, Saint Dominic's Catholic Church, Yaba, Lagos, Maureen Chigbo, Christabel Ejenike, Ben-Prince Eze, Anthony Isibor, Kenne

Russia-Ukraine: LCCI tasks FG on gas infrastructure

THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, has urged the Federal Government to address the country’s gas infrastructure. President of the chambers, Michael Olawale-Cole, made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Michael Olawale-Cole, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Japan bans export of 57 types of goods to Russia from March 18

THE Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan has published a list of products whose export to Russia will be banned in the wake of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan

Leadership: Lawmaker urges Tinubu, Sanwo-Olu, others to intervene in Lagos Ndigbo APC crisis

A Lagos lawmaker, Mr Jude Idimogu, has called on Sen. Bola Tinubu, Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 172 times

Tags: Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Mr Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Rt- Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, Lagos APC Chairman, Hon. Cornelius Ojelabi and other leaders to call Igbokwe to order, Mrs Nelly Okafor,

Ex WTO official wants more trade negotiators for Nigeria

 PROF. Dickson Yeboah, Former Head, Course on Intensive Trade Negotiations Skills, World Trade Organisation (WTO), said that Nigeria needs more skilled negotiators to lift the country... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 83 times

Tags:  Prof. Dickson Yeboah, World Trade Organisation,

German industrial groups call for integration of Ukrainian refugees

THE confederations of Germany’s trade unions and employers have issued a joint appeal for new procedures to facilitate the integration of Ukrainian refugees into the German... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: German Trade Union Confederation (DGB), Confederation of German Employers’ Associations (BDA),

FAO advocates inclusion of women traders in AfCFTA

THE Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has called for the inclusion of women traders in the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). Mr Abebe Haile-Gabriel, Assistant Director-General... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 2 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Abebe Haile-Gabriel,

South Korean household appliances, cars not under U.S. sanctions against Russia – Ministry

SOUTH Korean smart – phones, washing machines, cars along other consumer goods would not be subjected to the U.S. sanctions against Russia, if they were not... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 70 times

Tags: South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Foreign-Produced Direct Product (FDPR),

Lagos taskforce apprehends 2 suspected miscreants

The Lagos State Task Force has arrested two men suspected to be specialists in picking pockets of commercial vehicle passengers. The suspects – Sodiq Olagoke, 25, and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Lagos State Task Force, Abdulraheem Gbadeyan,

Nigeria has huge mineral investment opportunities — minister

Mr Olamilekan Adegbite, the Minister of Mines and Steel Development says Nigeria has huge investment opportunities in the mining and minerals sector. Adegbite said this in a statement issued by... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 39 times

Tags: Investment Promotion and Mineral Trade, Mr Olamilekan Adegbite, Yunusa Mohammed, Nigeria Geological Survey Agency, Mr Francis Nwokedi, Mrs Etore Thomas, Mr Abdulrazaz Garba,

LCCI, stakeholders proffer solutions to Nigeria’s security challenges

THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and some stakeholders have proffered solutions critical to addressing Nigeria’s security challenges.   They made the recommendations at the LCCI... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 75 times

Tags: Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Prince Julius Adelusi-Adeluyi, Maj.-Gen. Adeyemi Yekini, Dr Michael Olawale-Cole,

AfCFTA inaugurates 14-member advisory council, names 3 Nigerians

THE African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has inaugurated a 14-member team to serve as its Trade and Industrial Development Advisory Council. A statement issued by the AfCFTA... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: African Continental Free Trade Area, Prof. Faizel Ismail, Prof. Fiona Tregenna, Dr Stephen Karingi, Dr Gainmore Zanamwe, President Muhammadu Buhari, Prof. Oyebanji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Dr Adeyemi Dipe

NIES: Summit outcomes have yielded development — Minister

THE Federal Government says outcomes from the past edition of the Nigerian International Energy Summit (NIES) have been embraced and utilised by government, policy makers and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS), Nigerian International Energy Summit (NIES), Chief Timipre Sylva, National Gas Transportation Network Code (NGTNC), United States Trade Development Agenc

Blacks can revolutionalise world through mother tongues – expert

The Institute of African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos (UNILAG), says the black race can revolutionalise the world, if efforts are intensified to preserve... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 151 times

Tags: African and Diaspora Studies (IADS), University of Lagos (UNILAG), Ndidi Zedomi,

Lagos govt. moves to restore activities to real estate sector

Lagos State Government has said that deliberate policies and actions are ongoing to restore activities to the real estate sector of the state economy. Special Adviser to... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Toke Benson-Awoyinka,

E-sports: Lagos drums support for grassroots development

The Chairman, Lagos State E-sports Association (LSEA), Emmanuel Oyelakin, on Friday said that the state was intensifying efforts at promoting the game at the grassroots level,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 60 times

Tags: Lagos State E-sports Association (LSEA), Emmanuel Oyelakin,

Global trade to fail after high returns of $28.5trn – UN

Global trade reached a record high in 2021, but it is expected to slow in 2022 for many reasons including continuing delays in global supply chains,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), United Nations,

LASAA unveils e-sticker verifier app for mobile advert registration

 THE Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency (LASAA) has launched a dedicated e-Sticker Verification Application (app) for mobile advert registration by its clients. The News Agency of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 190 times

Tags: Lagos State Signage and Advertisement Agency (LASAA), Temitope Akande, Prince Adedamola Docemo,

Lagos to produce one million coconut seedlings in 2022

THE Lagos State Coconut Development Authority (LASCODA) says it will produce one million coconut seedlings in conjunction with the private sector in 2022. LASCODA’s General Manager, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 297 times

Tags: Lagos State Coconut Development Authority (LASCODA), Dapo Olakulehin,

Association lauds Buhari for confirming Bello-Koko’s appointment as MD NPA

The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS) on Wednesday lauded President Muhammadu Buhari for confirming the appointment of Mohammed Bello-Koko as the managing director of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS), President Muhammadu Buhari, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Rev. Jonathan Nicole, Chibuike Amaechi,

German agency, LSETF collaborate to build sustainable MSMEs

THE German Agency for International Corporation (GIZ)-SEDIN is collaborating with the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) to build resilient Micro Small and Medium Scale Enterprises... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 105 times

Tags: Mrs Teju Abisoye, LSETF, Mr Akin Omoware, Lagos State Employment Trust Fund

Valentine: 165 Red Cross youth corpers donate blood

 No fewer than 165 corps members in Lagos State have donated blood in demonstration of their love and service to the well being of humanity. The News... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Lagos State Red Cross Community Development

2022 Lagos City Marathon: Ethiopia’s Ulfata Geleta emerges winner

GELETA Ulfata from Ethiopia completed the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon in a time of 2.11.58 to emerge winner of the 7th edition of the competition... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: GELETA Ulfata, Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

All set for 7th 10km Access Bank-Lagos City Marathon

SPECTACULAR performances are expected to form the highlights of the 7th edition of the world’s fastest-growing road race; the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon set to hold... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, NOC, LSSC

Rotary Club of Lagos to hold annual president dinner

THE Rotary Club of Lagos will hold its  2021-2022 Annual President’s Dinner tomorrow, February 12, at the Metropolitan Club, Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island Lagos.    The President... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Babawale Agbeyangi, Rotary Club of Lagos, Mr Yemi Candide-Johnson SAN, Rev Juliet Binitie, Prof Pat Utomi, Mrs Osayi Alile, Toyin Emeordi, Dr Adeoye Adefulu,

IPAC congratulates Sanwo-Olu on newly approved state-owned varsities

The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Lagos State chapter, has congratulated Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Lagos residents on the newly approved state-owned universities. IPAC Chairman in Lagos, Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 80 times

Tags: Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC), Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Mr Olusegun Mobolaji, Young Progressives Party (YPP), National Universities Commission (NUC), Lagos State University of Education (LASUED)

Google sues S/Korea antimonopoly regulator over $173m fine

 Google filed a lawsuit against the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) after the regulator fined google 173 million dollars for obstructing Korean smartphone makers from using... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 54 times

Tags: Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC)

Ongoing projects will open Badagry to the world — LASG

The Lagos State Government says it is executing different projects in Badagry to open the ancient town to the world and enable investors come into it. Mr... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 72 times

Tags: Lagos State Government, Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu,

Continental Free Trade: African leaders to discuss boosting Africa’s transport sector

African leaders are set to meet next week to discuss boosting the African transport sector as a key impetus to spur a continental free trade pact. The... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 58 times

Tags: United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), African Union (AU), African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA),

Heavy traffic in Lagos as fuel tanker, truck collide

AN accident has occurred at Fadeyi Bus Stop along Ikorodu Road, Lagos, involving an oil tanker and a heavy-duty truck loaded with sand. Ikorodu is the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Lagos State Transport Management Agency

Resolution of Samsung, LADOL feud to create over 10, 000 jobs —NEPZA CEO

The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), says resolution of the Korean shipbuilding giant Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI Nigeria) and Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics (LADOL) feud... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 3 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Lagos Deep Offshore Logistics (LADOL), Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI Nigeria), Global Resources Management Limited (GRML), Prof. Adesoji Adesugba,

Surgeon urges more funding for heart surgeries

 A Consultant Cardiothoracic surgeon, Dr Bode Falase, has appealed to governments at all levels as well as philanthropists and NGOs to assist in funding heart surgeries... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 111 times

Tags: Dr Bode Falase, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Registrar calls for collaboration among regulatory bodies to promote traditional medicine

 MR Olorunkemi Kadiku, the Registrar of the Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board on Monday called for effective collaboration among regulatory bodies to promote herbal medicine in... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags:  Mr Olorunkemi Kadiku, Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board, NAFDAC

Sanwo-Olu makes revelations about COVID-19, higher institutions

By Kennedy Nnamani BABAJIDE Sanwo-olu, executive governor of Lagos state, has revealed that the epicenter of the COVID pandemic has successfully overcome the fourth wave of the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Adeniran Ogunsaya College of Education, Lagos State Polytechnic, The Guardian, Martin Oloja, Lanre Tejuosho, BABAJIDE Sanwo-olu, Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe

Vice Chancellor UNILAG celebrates 60 at 62, launches book

By Kennedy Nnamani   PROF. Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe, vice chancellor, University of Lagos has celebrated his 60th birthday and public presentation of his book at 62. This muddle was... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 138 times

Tags: RCCG, Prof. L. O. Chukwu, Rotimi Jacobs, The Guardian, Martin Oloja, Lanre Tejuosho, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, University of Lagos, PROF. Oluwatoyin Temitayo Ogundipe

Amaechi applauds pace of work on Lekki Deep Seaport project

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has applauded the pace of work on the Lekki Deep Seaport project, and expressed hope that services would commence... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello-Koko, President Mohammadu Buhari, Free Trade Zone (LFTZ), Vessel Tracking System (VTS), Mr Ibrahim Nasiru,

Nigeria reports 228 new COVID-19 cases in 13 States, FCT

NIGERIA on Sunday reported 228 new COVID-19 cases in 13 States of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 96 times

Tags: Gombe-38, Lagos-32,  Osun 14 and Taraba-12. Others are Imo-five, Kaduna-five, Rivers, Borno, Kano, Bauchi, Delta, Ekiti, Ogun State

Okonjo-Iweala speaks on challenges facing Africa’s trade investment

By Kennedy Nnamani NGOZI Okonjo-Iweala, the director general of World Trade Organization, WTO, has presented some of the major challenges confronted by trade investment in Africa. Okonjo-Iweala... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 258 times

Tags: Department for International Trade, NGOZI Okonjo-Iweala

UK is Africa’s investment partner of choice for green transition - Trevelyan

By Kennedy Nnamani ANNE-Marie Trevelyan, UK’s International Trade secretary, has affirmed that the United Kingdom is Africa’s investment partner of choice for transition to green energy. This... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 159 times

Tags: AU convention, UK-Africa Investment Summit, ANNE-Marie Trevelyan, Department for International Trade

UK’s Department for International Trade holds African investment conference

By Kennedy Nnamani THE Department for International Trade, DIT, of the United Kingdoms on Wednesday, January 20, hosted the second African Investment Conference, AIC, with focus on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 211 times

Tags: Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Vicky Ford MP, Lord Grimstone, Vera Songwe, Wamkele Mene, Boris Johnson, Department for International Trade, African Investment Conference

New commissioner of police appointed for Lagos

AALKALI Usman Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, has appointed Abiodun Alabi to take over from Hakeem Odumosu as the new Lagos State Commissioner of Police. This is... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 164 times

Tags: National Defence College, University of Lagos, Obafemi Awolowo University, Hakeem Odumosu, Alkali Usman Baba, Abiodun Alabi

EU challenges Russia at WTO over wood export restrictions

EUROPEAN Union on Friday launched a challenge at the World Trade Organization to Russian export restrictions on wood products which the bloc said are illegal and... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 84 times

Tags: World Trade Organization, President Vladimir Putin,

Alaafin’s daughter is UNILAG Masters best graduating student

THE daughter of Alaafin of Oyo, Adedoja Adeyemi, has graduated as the best Master’s student from the University of Lagos(UNILAG). She received a Master’s degree in African... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 163 times

Tags: Adedoja Adeyemi, University of Lagos, Alaafin Oba Adeyemi III

EU challenges Russia at WTO over wood export restrictions

European Union on Friday launched a challenge at the World Trade Organization to Russian export restrictions on wood products which the bloc said are illegal and... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 61 times

Tags: European Union, World Trade Organization,

AFCON 2021: Food vendors record sales boom at Agege Stadium

Food vendors and other petty traders around Agege Stadium, Lagos, are enjoying trade boom from the 10 sponsored viewing centres for the ongoing 33rd African Cup... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 59 times

Tags: Lagos State Government (LASG), Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Lagos State Football Association, (LSFA), African Cup of Nations (AFCON),

LIRS announces January 31 deadline for filling annual tax returns

THE Lagos State Internal Revenue Service, LIRS, says it is reminding businesses and employers of labour of their statutory obligation to file annual income tax returns... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 91 times

Tags: Lagos State Internal Revenue Service, Ayodele Subair,

AfCFTA: Group urges MSMEs on value addition, processing

The Edo International Business Forum (EIBF), has urged Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) to invest in product enhancement to benefit from the Africa Continental... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Mrs Florence Onere, Edo International Business Forum (EIBF),

FRSC pledges more collaboration with Lagos Govt.

Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Lagos, Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, has pledged more collaboration with Lagos Government to enhance seamless traffic control in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 77 times

Tags: Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Olusegun Ogungbemide, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA),

Gbajabiamila flags off LUTH ultra-modern outpatient building

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has flagged off an ultra-modern outpatient building at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba. The News Agency of Nigeria... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 148 times

Tags: Femi Gbajabiamila, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH),

Twitter: Negotiate balanced use of digital platforms, says LCCI

 THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged countries to ensure balanced negotiation in the use of digital platforms for mutual benefits between governments... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Dr Chinyere Almona, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry

LCCI sees debt stock at N40tr, warns against borrowing abuse under amended FRA

THE Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has projected that Nigeria’s debt stock may hit N40 trillion by the end of the 2021 financial year,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Asiwaju Olawale-Cole,

Lagos shippers move to monitor Cargo Defence Fund

The Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS) on Tuesday said it would monitor the implementation of the Cargo Defence Fund to make it effective. The spokesperson for... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Shippers Association of Lagos State (SALS),Dr Kayode Farinto,Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC),

We generated over N900m in weights and measures in 2021- Official

Mr Hassan Ejibunu, Director, Weights and Measures Department, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment says the department generated over N900 million in 2021.   Ejibunu disclosed this... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 121 times

Tags: Mr Hassan Ejibunu,Federal Ministry of Industry Trade and Investment

Veteran musician Dayo Kujore dies

VETERAN singer Dayo Kujore is dead. Sources in the home of the popular Juju singer first announced his death on Monday. Hours after, the singer’s widow reportedly confirmed... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Dayo Kujore, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Sanwo-Olu congratulates Muri-Okunola, Lagos HOS, at 50

BABAJIDE Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State governor, on Thursday,  congratulated Hakeem Muri-Okunola, the State Head of Service, on his 50th birthday. Sanwo-Olu, in a statement  by Gboyega Akosile, his... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 94 times

Tags: Gboyega Akosile, Lagos Public Service, Land Use and Allocation Committee, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Hakeem Muri-Okunola

Former governor, wife, mourn ex Lagos deputy speaker, Adediran

BOLA Tinubu, the All Progressives Congress, APC,  National Leader, says the death of Adetoun Adediran, former deputy speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, is painful... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 119 times

Tags: Lagos Building Investment Company, News Agency of Nigeria, Sen. Oluremi Tinubu, Adetoun Adediran, Lagos State House of Assembly,Sen. Bola Tinubu, All Progressives Congress

Igbinedion Varsity welcomes Adeghe as new DVC

IGBINEDION University, Okada, Edo, has appointed Prof. Raphael  as the new Deputy Vice Chancellor. The appointment is contained in a statement made available to newsmen on Thursday... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Ed-John School of Management, Lagos,Cost Institute of Management, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, Association of National Accountant, News Agency of Nigeria, College of Business and Manage

Oromoni’s death: Lagos clears indicted Dowen College pupils

THE Lagos State government has absolved all indicted parties in the death of 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni (Jnr) of blame. It said the autopsy report did not find... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 93 times

Tags: Olatunbosun Adeola, Sylvester’s death, Lagos clears indicted Dowen College pupils, Sylvester Oromoni,

Poultry association restates commitment to boost production

THE Lagos State chapter of the Poultry Association of Nigeria has restated its commitment to boost production by assisting embattled farmers. “We are hopeful for a great... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 90 times

Tags: Lagos State Poultry Association of Nigeria, Mr Godwin Egbebe,

Women in agriculture urge farmers to embrace value addition

 ALHAJA Mulikat Ogunlola, President, Lagos State Women in Agriculture, has urged farmers to embrace value addition to agricultural products through processing, packaging, and marketing to sustain... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 448 times

Tags: Lagos State Women in Agriculture,  ALHAJA Mulikat Ogunlola, President,

2022 Armed Forces Remembrance: Sanwo-Olu unveils Emblem, donates N50m 

BABAJIDE Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State Governor, on Tuesday unveiled the emblem and appeal fund for the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day, ahead of the Jan. 15 commemoration. During... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, Col. Fola Akande, Lagos State Government, Nigerian Legion, Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

All set for 1st Lagos squash championship in 2022 – Official

THE Lagos State Squash Association (LSSA) said all arrangements had been concluded to host the first tournament of the year from Jan. 25 to Jan. 29... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 4 months ago | seen 162 times

Tags: Tomi Falase, Lagos State Squash Association, Lagos squash championship, 2022,

14-year-old darts sensation targets world championship

 A 14-year-old darts sensation, Ayomide Ogunnowo, has set her eyes on competing at the World Darts Championship. Ogunnowo emerged double gold medalist at the just-concluded Lagos State... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 86 times

Tags: Ayomide Ogunnowo,Lagos Sta, te Open Darts Championships

Supreme Court upholds Nwobike’s appeal

THE Supreme Court has set aside the conviction and 30 days sentencing of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN),  Joseph Nwobike. He was charged with attempt to... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 5 months ago | seen 133 times

Tags: Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, Lagos High Court, Court of Appeal, Joseph Nwobike

Kano Trade Fair: Emir of Kano, others hail NCC’s consumer initiatives

... as Dabatta says commission is committed to consumer protection  THE Emir of Kano, Alh. Aminu Ado Bayero, influential individuals, who visited the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) pavilion... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 129 times

Tags: Aminu Ado Bayero, NCC, Kano Trade Fair

Lagos residents adopt lifestyle changes to lessen cooking gas consumption

 SOME residents of  Lagos State  have resorted to  change in lifestyle, to help reduce their gas consumption, while  awaiting improvements in supply and reduction in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: gas consumption, residents of  Lagos State, kerosene, firewood

Afenifere condoles with families of Oromoni, students killed by truck in Lagos

THE pan Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has described the death of Master Sylvester Oromoni of Dowen College, Lagos, and students killed by a truck in the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Afenifere, Lagos, Dowen College,

Journalist sues Lagos taskforce for N50m over alleged assault

THE Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed January 19, 2022, for hearing in a N50 million suit filed by The Guardian reporter, Mr. Eniola Daniel,... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 99 times

Tags: Journalist sues Lagos taskforce,

Polaris Bank, Eventful Lift 3 firms with business expansion grants at The Fashion Souk

THE Polaris Bank and Eventful Limited have reinforced their support for Nigeria’s Small & Medium Enterprises, SMEs sector with three firms empowered at the just-concluded 5th Lagos... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 139 times

Tags: Polaris Bank, Eventful Limited, 5th Lagos Fashion Souk, Innocent C. Ike,

How we helped to arrest alleged murderers of FIRMAN CEO – witnesses

AN Abuja-based businessman, Mr Ikechukwu Efulu, on Monday narrated to a Lagos High Court how a defendant – Daniel Ibeachi –  allegedly almost killed him while... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 5 months ago | seen 197 times

Tags: FIRMAN Generator Company, Lagos High Court

UNILAG lecturer wins best PhD thesis award

FELIX Ajiola of the University of Lagos has emerged the winner of the Rahamon Bello Best Thesis Award for 2021. The award was put together by the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 216 times

Tags: University of Lagos, FELIX Ajiola

Tech start-up to tackle landlord/ tenants’ crisis

FOLLOWING the lingering impasse between landlords and tenants, a property management firm, Shelta, has unveiled the Rent Payer App to addressing the problem and also reduces... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Austin Igwe, Abuja, Lagos, Kano

Petrol to sell for N340 per litre next year, says Kyari

...Labour cautions govt against unilateral action ...N5,000 monthly stipend for 40m Nigerians GOING by the words of Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 292 times

Tags: Mallam Mele Kyari, Petrol to sell for N340, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited, Trade Union Congress,

Yuletide: Get clearance to hold events, Commissioner tells Lagos residents

THE Lagos State government on Tuesday said that residents and event centre owners should obtain clearance from the Lagos State Safety Commission to hold events during... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 197 times

Tags: Lagos State government, Uzamat Akinbile-Yusuf

Fifa fair play award 2021: Denmark, Scott Brown & Claudio Ranieri nominated

THE response of Denmark's players and medical staff to Christian Eriksen's cardiac arrest at Euro 2020 in June has earned them a nomination for the 2021... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 164 times

Tags: Fifa fair play award 2021, Denmark, Scott Brown, Claudio Ranieri

#Realnews2021lecture Oil Industry key to Africa Free Trade Agreement- Exec Sec NCDMB

TECHNOLOGICAL advancements in the African oil and gas industry and proceeds from operations will play significant roles in industrializing the continent and actualizing the goals of... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 265 times

Tags: #Realnews2021lecture, #RealNewsMagazine9thAnniversaryLecture, Africa Free Trade Agreement, Engr. Simbi Kesiye Wabote,

Moghalu calls for persecution of people responsible for Lekki Toll Gate massacre

By Anthony Isibor.   PROF. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, the presidential candidate of the Young Progressive Party, YPP,  in the 2019 general elections has called for the immediate persecution... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 179 times

Tags: PROF. Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu, Lekki Toll Gate massacre, Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry,

2 die, 15 injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident

TWO persons died while 15 others sustained injuries on Saturday when a speeding DAF truck overturned at a diversion point on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The vehicle travelling... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 130 times

Tags: Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, accident

Ikoyi 21-storey building collapse: Recovered bodies increase to 45 – LASG

LAGOS State Government says two more bodies have been recovered, bringing to 45 the number of bodies from the collapsed 21-storey building in Ikoyi. The Commissioner for... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 142 times

Tags: Gbenga Omotoso, LAGOS State Government

Ndigbo Lagos sets agenda for Soludo, other South East governors

…congratulates the governor elect …commends Buhari, security agencies over Anambra elections THE Ndigbo Lagos, a non-partisan umbrella body of Igbo Organizations in Lagos, has urged Prof. Chukwuma Soludo,... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 637 times

Tags: Prof. Chukwuma Soludo, President Muhammadu Buhari, Maj. Gen. Obi Abel Umahi (Rtd), president of Ndigbo Lagos, Chuma Igwe,

NNPC to mobilise funding for Badagry expressway next week — Fed Works Controller

The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Olukayode Popoola, says his ministry is fine tuning modalities for Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to mobilize funding... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 140 times

Tags: The Federal Controller of Works, Mr Olukayode Popoola, Lagos-Badagry Expressway

How Unilag will host a hitch-free 26th NUGA Games — VC

THE Vice Chancellor of University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, has assured that adequate security arrangement had been put in place to host the upcoming 26th... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 months ago | seen 137 times

Tags: 26th Nigerian Universities Games, NUGA, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, UNILAG, University of Lagos,

Ikorodu LG boss pledges improved workers welfare package

The Executive Chairman of Ikorodu Local Government, Mr Wasiu Adesina, on Tuesday, reiterated his administration’s commitment to improve workers’ welfare package for increased productivity. Adesina made the... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 112 times

Tags: Ikorodu Local Government, Mr Wasiu Adesina, N300,000, Lagos State Civil Service Commission,

Mixed grill for exhibitors as Lagos trade fair enters Day 4

A Beninois trado-medical practitioner, Mr Robert Dossou, on Monday expressed delight at the patronage of his herbal medicines by Nigerians at the Lagos International Trade Fair. Dossou... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Lagos trade fair

Unemployed man in court for unlawful possession of fire arms

An unemployed man, Ahmed Azeez, was on Wednesday docked at a Lagos High Court, sitting at Tafa Balewa Square, for allegedly shooting a passerby to dispossess... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 95 times

Tags: Ahmed Azeez, The Lagos State Prosecutor, Tafa Balewa Square

Alleged manslaughter: LASG raises questions in court over housemaid’s death

THE prosecution team of the Lagos State Government on Wednesday at an Ikeja High Court again raised questions over the circumstances surrounding the death of a... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 6 months ago | seen 88 times

Tags: Lagos State Government, Ikeja High Court, Ms Joy Adole, Mr Yusuf Sule

Lagos to host food festival Dec.12, targets over 3,000 guests, N15m sales –commissioner

THE Lagos state government has announced that it would hold its rebranded Lagos Food Festival 2021 on Dec. 12, to stimulate local and foreign investor interest... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 134 times

Tags: Lagos state government, Abisola Olusanya

Leverage AfCFTA to grow insurance sector, AIO president charges insurers

THE President, Africa Insurance Organisations (AIO), Mr Tope Smart, on Tuesday charged stakeholders in Africa’s insurance industry to leverage the opportunities offered by the Africa Continental... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Africa Insurance Organisations, Mr Tope Smart, Africa Continental Free Trade Area, NEM Insurance Plc,

Nigerian Army to partner Lagos hospitals for better healthcare delivery

THE Ag. Corps Commander Medical (CCM), Nigerian Army (NA), Col. Babatunde Solebo said that collaborating with major healthcare institutions in Lagos State will foster synergy with... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 144 times

Tags: Lt.- Gen. Faruk Yahaya, Col. Babatunde Solebo, Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Nigerian Army Medical Corps,

Esele urges FG to borrow for capital projects, not consumption

 MR Peter Esele, former President of, Trade Union Congress (TUC) has requested the Federal Government to borrow for a capital project, rather than for consumption.   Esele, also... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 122 times

Tags: Peter Esele, Trade Union Congress,

#EndSARS: Lagos official urges youths to protect public assets against vandalism

MR Olufunsho Elulade, General Manager, Lagos State Materials Testing Laboratory (LSMTL), on Tuesday appealed to youths to protect public infrastructure in their locality against any act... Read more

Author: Publisher Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 115 times

Tags: Mr. Olufunsho Elulade, Lagos State Materials Testing Laboratory,

FG to support MSMEs access credit at single digit

THE Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment (FMITI) has pledged to support Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to access credit at a single digit... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 125 times

Tags: Mrs Maryam Katagum, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment,

Allocating more revenues to states will aid infrastructure development – Lagos official

THE Permanent Secretary in the Lagos State Ministry of Finance, Mrs. Oyeyemi Ayoola, has said that the allocation of more revenues to state governments will aid... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 126 times

Tags: Mrs Oyeyemi Ayoola, Lagos State Ministry of Finance,

LASG warns against indescrminate construction on Regional Road, Lekki

LAGOS State Government has warned against uncoordinated physical developments on the alignments of its Regional Road in Lekki. This state Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 months ago | seen 187 times

Tags: LAGOS State

China highly reliable partner — Putin

 RUSSIAN President, Vladimir Putin, praised China as a highly reliable partner for Russia during his annual question and answer session at the Russian Energy Week forum... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 7 months ago | seen 85 times

Tags: Trade, china, russia

Flooding: Residents lament devastating effects on homes, roads

Obviously, poorly designed and badly maintained drainages and waste management systems have dire consequences on roads in the country, especially in Lagos where there compound the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 1,006 times

Tags: drainages, Lagos, traffic

We can make Nigeria great again - Archbishop Martins 

AS the nation marks its 61st independent anniversary amidst so much insecurity and other areas of anxiety, the Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 8 months ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Rev. Fr. Anthony Godonu, Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins

Why we shun Lagos footbridges — Pedestrians…

SOME pedestrians in Lagos have said that they continued risking their lives crossing highways on foot because many of the footbridges had become safe haven for... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 104 times

Tags: Lagos

No age is too early to educate children about sex – Gov. Sanwo-Olu’s wife

IBIJOKE Sanwo-Olu, wife of Gov. Sanwo-Olu of Lagos, says no age is too early for parents and guardians to teach their children about sex education. Mrs Sanwo-Olu... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 2,076 times

Tags: IBIJOKE Sanwo-Olu, Gov. Sanwo-Olu, Lagos

Reps Committee commends FMC Ebute Metta on proper utilisation of budget

THE House of Representatives Committee on Health Institutions has commended the management of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Ebute Meta, Lagos State, on appropriate utilisation of... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 336 times

Tags: Ebute Meta, Lagos State

Court of Appeal reserves ruling in Lagos application to join suit

THE Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal has reserved ruling on the application filed by Lagos State Government seeking to join an appeal by the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 76 times

Tags: Court of Appeal, Lagos State, Federal High Court

Sexagenarian arraigned for alleged N2.4m fraud

THE police in Lagos on Wednesday arraigned a 60-year-old man, Mr Gbemiro Oyiteme, for  alleged N2.4 million fraud. Oyiteme, whose address was not provided, is facing a... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 136 times

Tags: police, Lagos, Court

Prison attacks: Strengthened security network urgently needed – controller

THE Controller of Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, Mr , , on Tuesday called for a robust security network in custodial centres in the state. Adebisi made... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 274 times

Tags: Controller of Correctional Service, Lagos State Command, Adewale Adebisi

NFF, Baba Ijebu sign partnership agreement in Lagos

THE tap of the meaningful and beneficial relationship between the Nigeria Football Federation and Corporate Nigeria continues unabated with the NFF and Premier Lotto Limited announcing... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 180 times

Tags: NFF, Baba Ijebu sign partnership agreement in Lagos

Council moves to secure release of inmates in Lagos Correctional Centres

THE Legal Aid Council of Nigeria (LACON) says it intends to secure the release of some inmates at both the Kirikiri and Ikoyi correctional facilities in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Council moves to secure release of inmates in Lagos Correctional Centres

Lagos Assembly passes VAT, Anti-Open Grazing bills

LAGOS House of Assembly, yesterday, passed the state’s Value Added Tax (VAT) Collection Bill and the Anti-Open Cattle Grazing Bill in the state. It passed the two... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 8 months ago | seen 220 times

Tags: Lagos Assembly passes VAT, Anti-Open Grazing bills

Amotekun rescues 9 Lagos-bound passengers kidnapped in Ondo

MEN of the Ondo State Command of the South-West Security Network, code-named, “Amotekun” have rescued nine of the 12 abducted Lagos-bound travellers by suspected gunmen in... Read more

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Lagos Anti-Open Grazing Bill: Miyetti-Allah seeks more time to enlighten members

THE Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) has sought for more time to enlighten its members to stop the practice of open grazing of cattle in... Read more

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Sales girl, 27, faces N1.75m fraud charge in Lagos

A 27-year-old sales girl, Temitope Kolawole, appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding her employer of N1.75 million. Kolawole, a resident of Meiran... Read more

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Grazing Bill ‘ll ensure harmony between herders, farmers in Lagos – Assembly

THE Lagos State House of Assembly,  says the Prohibition of Open Cattle Grazing Bill, when passed,  will  ensure harmonious relationships between herders and farmers in the... Read more

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SDGs: Lagos, youth collaborate to engender development for common good

THE Lagos State Government, through the Office of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Investment, says it is collaborating the youth on sustainable development to promote common... Read more

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Grazing Bill ‘ll ensure harmony between herders, farmers in Lagos – Assembly

THE Lagos State House of Assembly,  says the Prohibition of Open Cattle Grazing Bill, when passed,  will  ensure harmonious relationships between herders and farmers in the... Read more

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Beware of land grabbers selling govt lands, FG warns Lagos residents

THE Federal Controller of Housing in Lagos State, Mrs Margaret Adejobi, has cried out against activities of land rabbers who deliberately encroach and sell off gazetted... Read more

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Anambra election will be free, fair, not written

By C Don Adinuba  THE Anambra State Government is in possession of intelligence reports showing that people are preparing to protest in the streets of the state... Read more

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Lagos Public Advice Centre advises women to be financially independent

THE Lagos State Government has charged women to take advantage of opportunities of financially independence through various empowerment and skills acquisition programmes created. Mr Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN),... Read more

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Qatar 2022: Lagos strategic to Super Eagles’ successful campaign – LSSC

THE Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Sola Aiyepeku, says the continued hosting of the Super Eagles’ matches will ensure Nigeria’s qualification for the finals of... Read more

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NCDMB to hold second Research, Development fair Sept 9

By Anthony Isibor.   SIMBI Wabote, executive secretary, Nigeria Content Development Monitoring Board, NCDMB, has announced that the 2021 Research and Development Fair and Conference will hold on... Read more

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NGO trains Lagos lawyers on whistleblowers’ protection

AN NGO, African Centre for Media and Information Literacy (AFRICMIL), says it has trained some lawyers in Lagos on whistleblowing and protection of whistleblowers to assist in building... Read more

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MRA sues Lagos State Government, Police Authorities over killing of journalist covering #ENDSARS protests in 2020

  THE Media Rights Agenda, MRA, has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Lagos asking it to order the Lagos State Government and Police... Read more

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European Union pledges 74 million euro funding for AfCFTA to support small and medium enterprises, says AAASME Secretary General

ADDIS Ababa, 19 August 2021 (ECA) - The European Union (EU)has pledged 74 million euro to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to support small-medium... Read more

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Lagos to resume COVID-19 vaccination Aug. 25 — Sanwo-Olu

THE Lagos State Government says it will resume vaccination against COVID-19 on Wednesday, Aug. 25, with the administration of the Moderna vaccine. Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide... Read more

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Lord Botham appointed trade envoy to Australia

IAN Botham, the former England cricketer known for legendary clashes with Australia, has been appointed UK government trade envoy to the country. Lord Botham, along with Baroness... Read more

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COVID-19: Lagos positivity rate stands at 12.1%

LAGOS State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says the state’s COVID-19 test positivity rate presently stands at 12.1 per cent. Sanwo-Olu made this known on Monday at the... Read more

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Lagos pays N2bn as insurance premium for workers

THE Lagos State Government on Monday said over N2 billion had been paid as insurance premium for its workers in 2021. Dr Rabiu Olowo, Commissioner for Finance,... Read more

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LASEMA warns Lagos residents

THE Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said it recovered a fallen tanker around Oregun area in Ikeja and warned residents to abstain from activities that... Read more

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Lagos stakeholders’ meetng: Lawmaker, royal father urges youths to shun illicit drugs

THE Majoriy Leader, Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Sanai Agunbiade, has advised the nation’s youths to shun the use of illicit drugs. Agunbiade, representing Ikorodu State... Read more

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Wabote, Sanwo-Olu, Ogunsanya, Shell Nigeria, others win 2021 African Business Leadership Awards

…winners, runners-up to be decorated at the 6th Invest in Africa Summit 2021 (virtual) on September 16- 17 FOUR Nigerians and Shell Nigeria have emerged winners in... Read more

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