SANWO-OLU EASES CURFEW IN LAGOS

Sodiq Oyeleke The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced the easing of the curfew imposed on the state. The governor said people are allowed to go out between 8am…

TWICE I HAVE TRIED TO SPEAK WITH BUHARI OVER THE LAGOS SITUATION, TWICE I HAVE BEEN UNSUCCESSFUL, SANWO-OLU REVEALS HIS FRUSTRATIONS WITH THE PRESIDENCY

The Lagos State governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu said his efforts to speak with President Muhammadu Buhari over Tuesday’s killings of EndSARS protesters at Lekki toll gate have been in vain.…

NOT AL INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES WOULD BE ALLOWED TO OPERATE WHEN BAN IS LIFTED SAYS SANWO-OLU

With the planned resumption of international flights barely days away, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says the activities of airlines operating international flights will be closely monitored to prevent the…

CORONAVIRUS: LAGOS CLOSES ETIOSA ISOLATION CENTRE

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State says the Eti-Osa Isolation Centre has been closed down, with effect from Friday night. Sanwo-Olu announced the closure at Lagos House, Marina, during the…

MANY LAGOSIANS MISTAKE CORONAVIRUS FOR MALARIA FEVER SAYS HEALTH COMMISSIONER

‌ Lara Adejoro The Lagos Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the state is recording cases of people treating themselves for malaria only for them to realise after testing…

MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DEFILING AND TORTURING HIS 12-YR OLD DAUGHTER

An Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court on Tuesday sentenced one Emmanuel Idoko, a 37-year-old commercial motorcyclist, to 20 years imprisonment for sexually assaulting his 12-year-old daughter. NAN reports…

CORONAVIRUS COMMUNITY SPREAD IN LAGOS REDUCING SAYS COMMISSIONER

The active cases of COVID-19 in Lagos communities yet to be admitted into the state’s care centres for treatment have reduced to 2,036, the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi,…

LASG DOCTORS EMBARK ON WARNING STRIKE FROM TODAY OVER COVID-19 HAZARD ALLOWANCE

Doctors employed by the Lagos State Government will on Monday begin a three-day warning strike, The PUNCH has learnt. The Chairman of the Medical Guild, Lagos, Dr Oluwajimi Sodipo, at…

LAGOS DOCTORS TO EMBARK ON STRIKE FROM 13TH JULY

Martins Ifijeh Medical doctors under the employ of the Lagos State Government said they will embark on a three-day warning strike from July 13, after a two-week ultimatum which commenced…

LAGOS APPROVES 7 PRIVATE LABORATORIES FOR CORONAVIRUS TESTING

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, on Friday, said the state government had authorised the use of seven private laboratories as COVID-19 testing centres. Abayomi, at a…

MASSIVE RAID: POLICE APPREHENDS 185 CULTISTS IN LAGOS

  Deji Lambo The Lagos State Police Command has announced the arrest of 185 suspected cultists, whose activities have been creating panic and threatening the safety of residents of the…

PANIC IN LAGOS COMMUNITY AS 5 KIDS DISAPPEAR

Afeez Hanafi Residents of Otto, Ebute-Metta area of Lagos State say children are falling prey to alleged abduction in the community with at least five kids already missing. The children…

12-YR OLD GANG-RAPED BY 4 MASKED MEN IN LAGOS

Tope Omogbolagun A 12-year-old girl, Blessing (not real name), is said to be experiencing trauma after she was allegedly gang-raped by four masked men at her residence in Abijo area…

LAGOS RECORDS HIGHEST CORONAVIRUS DEATHS IN THE LAST 48 HOURS

Lagos State has recorded 17 COVID-19 related deaths in two-days. The recent deaths had increased the infection mortality in the State to 67. Recall that the State had announced nine COVID-19…

CORONAVIRUS-RELATED DEATHS IN LAGOS HIT 50

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, has said that the number of COVID-19 related deaths in the state now stands at 50. Abayomi disclosed this via his Twitter…

CORONAVIRUS PALLIATIVE: LAGOS GOVERNMENT APPROVES 5,000NAIRA CASH TRANSFER TO RESIDENTS

The Lagos State Government has approved the establishment of the State Cash Transfer Unit (SCTU) for the National Cash Transfer programme. This was confirmed by the State Commissioner for Wealth…

2 FAKE SOLDIERS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH KILLING OF POLICEMAN IN LAGOS POLICE STATION

suspects By Evelyn Usman Two fake soldiers have been arrested in connection with the killing of a Police Sergeant attached to Ilemba Hausa division of the Lagos State Police Command.…

SANWO-OLU REVEALS HIS PLANS TO REOPEN LAGOS ECONOMY, WORSHIP CENTRES, OTHERS

 Felix Onajite Lagos State is considering the full re-opening of the critical sectors of its economy, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu revealed on Sunday. But the move will not be pushed in…

LAGOS SUBJECTS NEW CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN TO ONLINE VOTE

COVID-19: Lagos Subjects Fresh Lockdown To Online Vote The Lagos State Government has subjected its proposed lockdown to a vote on social media. According to the state government, the decision…

LAGOS RAISES ALARM OVER RUNAWAY CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS THAT TESTED POSITIVE

Professor Akin Abayomi, Lagos State Health Commissioneromi By Olasunkanmi Akoni The Lagos State Government has expressed concern over the increasing number of runaway patients tested positive for COVID-19 in the…