The Commissioner for the Environment, Lagos, Mr. Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti has said that decrepit waste compactors, often relied upon by PSP operators to cart away refuse in the state, have constituted a major hindrance to effective waste disposal in Lagos State.
Professor of Management at Middle Tennessee State University, Prof. Sesan Sokoya, on Thursday offered ideas on how the Nigerian economy can be boosted with adequate economic clusters.
Homicide detectives from the State Criminal Investigation And Intelligence Department (SCIID), Panti, Yaba, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria, assigned to investigate the multi-fatal tanker explosion that occurred on June 28 along Lagos/Ibadan expressway by Otedola bridge, inward Ibadan, have arrested the truck owner, Hassan Maiwake.
The Food and Beverage Recycling Alliance (FBRA), a coalition comprising Coca-Cola Nigeria Ltd., Nigerian Bottling Company, Nestle Nigeria PLC, Seven Up Bottling company and Nigerian Breweries Plc on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Transportation, to rid the state’s waterways of plastic and packaging waste.
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday evening visited the popular Maracana football stadium in Ajegunle, assuring that the plan to transform the facility to a world class multi-purpose sports complex, that would help teeming youths harness their natural talents in a positive way would commence soon.
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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has ruled out the likelihood of offering the APC’s legislators automatic tickets as a way of making them to remain in the party.
Oshiomhole said this at a meeting with the APC caucus in the House of Representatives at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Thursday.
He explained that the best the party could offer in line with its democratic practice was to provide a level playing field for all members to test their popularity.
Towards this end, he said the direct primary, which was used successfully in Osun and Bauchi states, to pick candidates, would henceforth be adopted by the APC.
Oshiomhole said, “Somebody asked me are we countering the Peoples Democratic Party by offering automatic tickets, I asked, did we offer anybody departure ticket? If we did not, then how does the…
A governship aspirant under the platform of Africa Democratic Congress (ADC), Gboyega Isiaka has assured that Ogun State will be best governed if he is elected governor in next year’s election.
of Awomukwu Village in Ikwuano Local Government Area of Abia State. Though born in Olodi Apapa, Lagos, the celebrations in Awomukwu was ecstatic as elders both in diaspora and at home knew that his birth will bring honour, glory and blessing to the Awomukwu Village and by extension Ikwuano Town. On this day, July 27, Monday Onyekachi Ubani was born.
The Director of the Stephen International Children school, Rev Isaac Newton has confirmed that not less than 19 students who were displaced by the Boko Haram menace in the northern part of Nigeria have graduated from the school.
Magistrates’ Court in Yenagoa, docks Chief Richard Kpodo, former Security Adviser to former governor of Bayelsa, Timipre Sylva, for alleged rape.