*Lagos marks 70 buildings for demolition (Punch)*Court remands driver over alleged vandalisation of railway track slippers (Leadership)

Lagos marks 70 buildings for demolition (Punch) The Lagos State Building Control Agency said it has demolished a partially collapsed building at No. 19, Church Street, Lagos Island, and its set to demolish 70 others. A statement on Friday by…

*Apapa gridlock disappears as Buhari visits Lagos (Leadership)*Eko Bridge repairs: Fashola assures speedy completion (Nation)

Apapa gridlock disappears as Buhari visits Lagos (Leadership) The perennial traffic gridlock on the Lagos Ports access road, Apapa and Tincan, have disappeared as President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to commission the Deep Blue Project of the Nigerian Maritime Administration…

Buhari, Amaechi, Soyinka, others grace Lagos-Ibadan rail line commissioning

President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola and Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka are some of the eminent Nigerians currently gathered at the Mobolaji Johnson Railway Complex, Ebute-Metta, Lagos, for the commissioning…

*EFCC nabs father, son for alleged Internet fraud in Lagos (Punch)*Amaechi wants hotels at stations along Lagos-Ibadan rail line (Vanguard)

EFCC nabs father, son for alleged Internet fraud in Lagos (Punch) The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said it had commenced investigation into alleged conspiracy, computer-related fraud, obtaining by false pretences and retention of proceeds of unlawful activities levelled against…

*#LekkiMassacre: Claims soldiers killed protesters not verified – US report (Tribune)*Lagos law enforcement officers to use body camera, says Sanwo-Olu (Punch)

#LekkiMassacre: Claims soldiers killed protesters not verified – US report (Tribune) Against the tides of various reports by local and international bodies on the shooting of protesters at the Lekki tollgate on October 20, 2020, the United States government has…

Narrow gauge lines not inferior to standard gauge lines- Amaechi

The Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, has said that narrow gauge rail lines were not inferior to the standard gauge lines. He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lagos that the only difference between the…

Threats to Lives: Ehanire, Where is our COVID-19 vaccine? Magashi, where are the killer herdsmen? – Magnus Onyibe

The level of insecurity in our country is at such a frightening stage that in a recent travel advisory to her citizens, the Canadian authorities directed her nationals not to engage in nonessential visits to Nigeria. Not just that they…

*‘Pregnancy’ stopped kidnappers from raping my wife, says victim (Nation)*LASU appoints Damola Oke acting vice chancellor (ThisDay)

‘Pregnancy’ stopped kidnappers from raping my wife, says victim (Nation) Mr Gbenga Ibikunle, who was kidnapped alongside his wife at Uso village along the Akure-Owo highway has said that his wife lied she was pregnant to avoid her being raped…

The politics of 2023 and the Tinubu factor – Ehi Braimah

As the political permutations and momentum gathers steam for 2023, the presidential field is expanding as usual and it is being speculated that we may have the following politicians vying for the top prize: Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers State;…

*Traffic violation: Lagos to auction 44 seized vehicles (Punch)*Gridlock: Tension rises in Apapa as suspected miscreants launch attack on Presidential task team (Vanguard)

Traffic violation: Lagos to auction 44 seized vehicles (Punch) The Lagos State Task Force on the Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit has announced the sale of 44 vehicles seized from traffic offenders. Gboyega Akosile, Chief Press Secretary to Governor…

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