*6 months after #EndSARS, commuters bear brunt of burnt Oyingbo BRT Terminus (Guardian)*LASEMA, police disagree over cause as fire destroys 100 shops in textile market (Punch)

6 months after #EndSARS, commuters bear brunt of burnt Oyingbo BRT Terminus (Guardian) Though Nigeria has moved on aftermath the #EndSARS protest that shook the country to its foundation, especially its commercial capital, Lagos, where the damages were more. However,…

*Faces and profiles of the new service chiefs (Tribune)*NECO releases new date for 2020 SSCE (NewTelegraph)

Faces and profiles of the new service chiefs (Tribune) The new Chief of Defence Staff, Major General Leo Irabor, with Army number 8370, was born on October 5, 1965. He is from Ika South of Delta State and he is…

LASEMA identifies faulty cooking gas cylinder as cause of Ijesha fire – DG

A building on Market Street, off Ijesha, in Surulere, Lagos, housing  nine apartments and 12 shops, was on Saturday evening, gutted by fire, caused by a faulty cooking gas valve that exploded, according to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency…

*Fire razes Ketu Plank Market in Lagos (Tribune)* FG to lift total shutdown of Third Mainland Bridge at midnight (Vanguard)

Fire razes Ketu Plank Market in Lagos (Tribune) A fire has broken out in the Ketu Plank Market, Lagos State on Sunday destroying goods and shops worth millions of naira. The Director-General of LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, has confirmed the…

8 killed as explosion rocks Lagos community

Eight persons have been confirmed dead following a gas plant explosion that occurred in the Ipaja area of Lagos on Thursday. According to a statement by the Director-General of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, the…

Baby delivered under Ajah Bridge

The ambulance team of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on Saturday delivered a woman of a baby boy under the Ajah bridge in Lagos. The woman, identified as Blessing Emmanuel, 35, gave birth at about 4:30 pm, Dr…

2 killed, 6 injured as trucks collide with bus in Lagos

Two persons were killed and four injured in a road accident in the Anthony area of Lagos State. It was learned that the accident occurred when four vehicles involving two trucks, a tanker and a commercial bus had a collision.…

LASEMA demolishes buildings gutted by fire in Lagos

The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said 30 shops, six bungalows destroyed by fire on Saturday afternoon in Lagos had been pulled down. The Director-General, LASEMA, Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, made this known after the LASEMA Response Team, Lagos State…

*LASEMA evacuates residents (Nation) *Lagos to evacuate silts cleared from drains, says Bello (Nation)

LASEMA evacuates residents (Nation) The Director-General, Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), Dr Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, yesterday confirmed the partial collapse of a three-storey building at 6, Olonode Street, Ebute Metta, Lagos. He told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that after…

*One dead, two injured as tanker rams into car, bus on Lagos bridge (Guardian) *Pen-Cinema Bridge Will Soon Be Completed- Hamzat (Independent)

One dead, two injured as tanker rams into car, bus on Lagos bridge (Guardian) AN accident on the Otedola bridge, Lagos State, yesterday claimed the life of an unidentified woman. A tanker loaded with petrol on Thursday rammed into a…

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