Posts Tagged ‘Lagos’

Lagos Announces Partial Closure Of Marine Beach Bridge For 5 Months Effective From May 27

by Seun Adeuyion May 25, 2020
LASG has announced the partial closure of Marine Beach Bridge by Total Gas, inwards Apapa for five months, effective from Wednesday 27th May, to Wednesday 21st October, 2020, for repair work towards providing a seamless transportation system. The Honourable Commissioner for Transportation, Dr. Frederic Oladeinde said that the planned repairs on the bridge by the […]

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu Swears In Eight Judges

by Seun Adeuyion May 13, 2020
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, yesterday, said he swore in eight new judges to strengthen the state’s High Court. According to him, the Judges had been confirmed by the National Judicial Council (NJC). Sanwo-Olu, in a series of tweets via his official handle, said the eight judges will help to “deepen the dispensation of […]

Lagos Set To Increase Its Health Budget From 12% To About 18%

by Seun Adeuyion May 3, 2020
The Lagos State Government is making plans to increase its budget for health from the current 12% to about 18 to 20 per cent. Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said this yesterday during a discussion about the state of the nation on a special edition of The Platform on Channels TV, as the world […]

Lagos Discharges 22 More #COVID19 Patients after Testing Negative Twice

by Seun Adeuyion May 3, 2020
Lagos State has discharged twenty-two more COVID-19 patients, bringing the total number of patients successfully managed and discharged in the state to 247. This was announced by the Lagos State Ministry of Health via Twitter on Saturday. According to the tweet, the patients including eight males and 14 males were discharged from the isolation facilities […]

Fayemi Appoints Father In Viral Video Who Turned Back His Son For Sneaking Into Ekiti During Lockdown As COVID-19 Response Ambassador

by Seun Adeuyion April 30, 2020
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has appointed Mr Femi Adeoye, who reported his son for sneaking into Ekiti from Lagos, as the state’s COVID-19 response ambassador.  The Ekiti State Government announced the appointment in a statement on Thursday.  In the viral video, the retired Ekiti based Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) officer had refused to […]

Lagos Unveils Whistle Blowing Channel To Report Violators Of Guidelines For #EasingTheLockdown

by Seun Adeuyion April 30, 2020
The Lagos State Government says it will unveil a whistle blowing channel to report organisations that flout the guidelines for easing the lockdown. Recall that Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari had said the country will begin a gradual easing of lockdown restrictions in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun States, in a bid to curtail the spread of […]