Posts Tagged ‘Lagos’

Lagos State Government Reopens Schools, Monday, Nov 2

by Seun Adeuyion October 29, 2020
Public and private schools in Lagos state will re-open beginning from Monday, November 2, 2020, while boarders in public schools are to resume on Sunday, November 1. It would be recalled that Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu had directed closure of all schools following the violence that erupted during #EndSARS protests across the metropolis. The […]

[JUST IN]: Sanwo-Olu Okays Full Reopening Of Markets In Lagos

by Gerald Onwukaon October 27, 2020
The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has authorised the complete reopening of the state’s markets. This was made clear in a statement on Tuesday by the Lagos Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Dr Wale Ahmed. The statement made available by Gawat Jubril, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on New Media, noted […]

#EndSARS: “Don’t Sign This Paper Unless You Want To Join Them” – Nigerians Reacts As @jidesanwoolu Asks @SavvyRinu, Majekodunmi To Sign Oat Of Secrecy

by Gerald Onwukaon October 27, 2020
Nigerians took to their twitter handle to voice their furstration over the decision to gets youths representatives, @SavvyRinu and Majekodunmi to sign the oath of secrecy document. The Oath of secrecy explains that matters brought to the judicial panel remains confidential, as they are not expected to divulge such contents to another party unless the […]

Curfew: Airlines Announce Readiness To Resume Flight Operations From Lagos

by Gerald Onwukaon October 23, 2020
Tomorrow, Saturday, Dana Air and Arik airlines declared their readiness to resume flight operations from Lagos airport, assuming that the government of the state of Lagos would lift the 24-hour curfew imposed on the state. On Tuesday, State Governor Mr Babajide Sanwo Olu enforced a curfew to prevent further breakdown of law and order following […]

#EndSARS ‘Genuine Protesters Were Peaceful’ – Lagos Deputy Gov, Obafemi Hamzat

by Gerald Onwukaon October 23, 2020
Obafemi Hamzat, Lagos State Deputy Governor, has revealed that genuine protesters were peaceful during the recent #EndSARS protest that took place across various parts of Lagos. The Deputy Governor called for reconciliation among residents in the midst of the nationwide EndSARS crisis. In an interview with newsmen on Friday, He said that the protest was […]

#EndSARS: INEC Postpones Bye-Elections In Lagos, Bayelsa, Imo Others

by Gerald Onwukaon October 23, 2020
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared indefinite postponement of bye-elections in the six Senate Districts and nine State Constituencies following the ongoing #EndSARS nationwide protests. However, the Commission announced that it will continue to track the situation in all states and constituencies, consult with relevant stakeholders and, in two weeks time, reconvene in […]