*LASG announces death of 2nd COVID-19 patient (Guardian) *COVID-19: Lagos discharges 10-year-old girl, four others (Punch)

LASG announces death of 2nd COVID-19 patient (Guardian) The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, on Sunday said the state has recorded the death of a 36-year-old Nigerian man, who died of COVID-19 in the state. Abayomi announced…

*You’ll regret defying lockdown order, LASTMA tells motorists (Punch) *LASEMA confirms death of six in Epe road accident (Guardian)

You’ll regret defying lockdown order, LASTMA tells motorists (Punch) The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority on Thursday read the riot acts to motorists reminding them that they were not exempted from the government’s lockdown order. The authority advised motorists to…

Sometimes Lagos works, sha – Lucia Edafioka

Don’t you just hate it when people with power run you off the roads with their convoys and sirens? You see people, especially men in uniform, who we all know are not going anywhere important, use sirens just because they…

*COVID-19: Lagos lawmakers call for increased sensitization to prevent spread (DailyTrust) *COVID-19: Lagos Mosques deserted as worshippers comply with ban on religious gatherings (Vanguard)

COVID-19: Lagos lawmakers call for increased sensitization to prevent spread (DailyTrust) As the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus increases, lawmakers in the Lagos State House of Assembly have called on Governor Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu to create more awareness on…

*Principal, 16 others killed, 50 houses razed in Lagos gas plant explosion (Punch) *School children among 15 killed in Lagos explosion (Vanguard)

Principal, 16 others killed, 50 houses razed in Lagos gas plant explosion (Punch) No fewer than 17 persons have been confirmed dead and 25 others injured after a gas explosion rocked the Abule-Ado area, near the International Trade Fair Complex,…

*Identity of lagoon suicide victim yet unknown (Guardian) *Aphrodisiacs: Nigerian men’s unending romance with death (Punch)

Identity of lagoon suicide victim yet unknown (Guardian) The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) has confirmed that a yet-to-be-identified man jumped into the Lagos lagoon from the Third Mainland Bridge, yesterday. Public Affairs Officer LASEMA, Nosa Okunbor, who confirmed…

Balogun market burns again

About seven buildings have been reportedly destroyed at the Balogun market, located on Lagos Island due to a fire outbreak. Fire only recently razed a section of the same market. The fire is said to have started from Anambra Plaza…

Lagos records 959 emergency incidents in 11 months (Nation)

A total of 959 emergency incidents were recorded in Lagos between January and November 2019, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said on Wednesday. Olufemi Oke-Osanyitolu, boss of the agency stated this at a meeting on collapsed building, road…

*Lagos records 959 emergency incidents in 11 months (Nation) *Yaba hospital admits 727 psychiatric patients in 2019 (Guardian)

Lagos records 959 emergency incidents in 11 months (Nation) A total of 959 emergency incidents were recorded in Lagos between January and November 2019, the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) said on Wednesday. Olufemi Oke-Osanyitolu, boss of the agency…

Three injured in Lagos gas explosion (Punch)

No fewer than three persons were injured in a gas explosion that occurred at Four Point by Sheraton Hotel, Oniru Victoria Island, Lagos State on Wednesday. The explosion also affected part of the hotel building and damaged several cars. The…

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