*LAWMA bars scavengers from Lagos landfills (Punch) *Stimulus package: Lagos warns against sale of food packs (Nation)

LAWMA bars scavengers from Lagos landfills (Punch) The Lagos Waste Management Authority has barred scavengers from landfills across the state. The agency said it was a precautionary measure against further spread of coronavirus and other dangerous diseases. LAWMA said its…

What Man Utd coaches have been telling players during coronavirus quarantine

Manchester United duo Juan Mata and Lee Grant have lifted the lid on how they have been keeping fit during the coronavirus pandemic, with the club’s coaches giving each player tailed programmes. United shut their Carrington training ground last week…

*Hospitalised victim dies seven days after Lagos explosion (Punch) *Lagos Assembly crisis deepens (Nation)

Hospitalised victim dies seven days after Lagos explosion (Punch) Another victim of the explosion that rocked Abule Ado, in the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State, has died seven days after the tragedy. The PUNCH gathered that the…

*Governors’ Forum donates N200m to Abule Ado blast victims (DailyTrust) *COVID19: Lagos State Judiciary bars public from courts (Nation)

Governors’ Forum donates N200m to Abule Ado blast victims (DailyTrust) The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has donated N200 million to the Abule Ado/Soba Emergency Relief Fund set up by the Lagos State. The NGF Chairman, Governor Kayode Fayemi disclosed this…

*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…

*Court sentences armed robbery gang leader to death (Guardian) *Lagos suspends Easter edition of Eko City Farmers’ Market (Nation)

Court sentences armed robbery gang leader to death (Guardian) Justice Adenike Coker of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday sentenced an armed robbery gang leader, Muritala Salami, to death. The judge convicted and sentenced Salami to death after…

*Lagos explosion: Three more corpses recovered (Punch) *Abule Ado blast death toll rises to 19 (Guardian)

Lagos explosion: Three more corpses recovered (Punch) Three more corpses were recovered on Monday by emergency responders combing the buildings affected by the explosion that rocked Abule-Ado in the Amuwo-Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State. The corpses were recovered…

*Lagos Assembly crisis: Aggrieved lawmakers link feud with Pension Bill for Speaker (Punch) *Lagos explosion not caused by oil pipeline vandalism – NEMA (Guardian)

Lagos Assembly crisis: Aggrieved lawmakers link feud with Pension Bill for Speaker (Punch) Some aggrieved members of the Lagos State House of Assembly have alleged that the  Speaker, Mr Mudashiru Obasa, removed  some principal officers  of the body because they…

*Sanusi arrives in Lagos (Guardian) *179 People quarantined for Coronavirus in Lagos, Ogun test negative, released (Guardian)

Sanusi arrives in Lagos (Guardian) The former emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II arrived in Lagos late Friday from Nasarawa State via Abuja. His departure from Nasarawa came after Justice Anwuli Chikere of a federal high court in Abuja declared…

Mason Greenwood sets Manchester United record during LASK thrashing

Mason Greenwood became the first teenager to score at least five goals for Manchester United in a single European campaign after helping the Red Devils smash LASK. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side proved too strong for Austrian side LASK on Thursday…

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