*Fuel shortage hits Lagos as scarcity bites harder in Abuja, Oyo (Vanguard)*Lagos intensifies campaign against domestic, sexual violence, inducts members of Kings Club (Guardian)

Fuel shortage hits Lagos as scarcity bites harder in Abuja, Oyo (Vanguard) There were indications, weekend, that the fuel shortage noticed in Lagos and its environs would worsen, as independent marketers said they have not been supplied for days. An…

2023: Sanwo-Olu’s deputy, Hamzat may run for Senate

There are strong indications that the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu may likely run for the 2023 gubernatorial election with the incumbent Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Folashade Jaji as running mate. This followed revelation that Sanwo-Olu’s Deputy Governor,…

Our vaccine experience, by Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat

Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Deputy Governor Obafemi Hamzat said they felt no side effects whatsoever three days after taking the COVID-19 vaccine. This came as Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki, his deputy, Mr. Philip Shaibu, Imo State Governor…

*One dies, three others injured as Cocoa House elevator crashes (Tribune)*Lagos deputy governor loses brother to COVID-19 (Guardian)

One dies, three others injured as Cocoa House elevator crashes (Tribune) One person died and three injured at  Cocoa House, Ibadan on Wednesday following the crash of an elevator in the building. According to the statement signed by the Head…

Sanwo-Olu: Rethinking Lekki-Epe traffic architecture – Gboyega Akosile

From 6:30am up to about 9:30am, and most times, till noon, motorists plying the ever-busy Lekki-Epe Expressway from Ajah axis inward Victoria Island and other parts of Lagos, now have a daily ordeal of traffic snarl to contend with. Arguably,…

Work to resume on Pen-Cinema Bridge – Sanwo-Olu

There will soon be a respite for motorists plying Agege-Pen Cinema axis in Lagos, as Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has given the assurance of the accelerated completion of the abandoned Pen-Cinema Bridge. The Governor spoke on Sunday while inspecting…

Sanwo-Olu begins tour of state-owned schools

The Lagos State government has started the implementation of its plan to improve quality of education in all state-owned schools with the tour of schools on Monday by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to physically assess the state of facilities. The Governor…

*Lagos to become tech talent hub — Hamzat (Punch) * We expect ministerial list in two weeks, senators say (Guardian)

Lagos to become tech talent hub — Hamzat (Punch) The Lagos State Government on Saturday said it was positioning the state as a technology talent hub for the world through training and job placement. The Deputy Governor, Dr Obafemi Hamzat,…

Sanwo-Olu in Apapa, restates commitment to ending gridlock

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday visited Apapa and its environs to assess the lingering traffic gridlock in the area, pledging to find a lasting solution to the menace. A statement by Director, Public Affairs, Toro Oladapo, said…

Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat, lawmakers-elect to receive Certificates of Return March 27 (Punch)

The Independent National Electoral Commission, Lagos State, said it will on March 27 present Certificates of Return to the Lagos State Governor-elect, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy, Dr Obafemi Hamzat. Mr Sam Olumekun, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, said on…

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