Monthly Archives: October 2016

LAGOS COMMITTEE ON CLEAN UP OF IKOYI ARRESTS MISCREANTS

In line with its mandate to dislodge miscreants and squatters from abandoned buildings, the Lagos Special Committee on Clean up of Ikoyi, Lekki and Victoria Island has arrested 11 suspected miscreants and women of easy virtue in Ikoyi. The suspects, made up of 8 women and 3 men were arrested in an abandoned building on Club Road, Ikoyi. The operation, involving policemen from the Ikoyi Police...
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LAGOS TO BUILD TWO MORE TECHNICAL COLLEGES

The Lagos State Government has revealed plans to establish two additional Technical and Vocational Colleges in Badagry and Ibeju-Lekki in 2017. The move is part of the determination of the State Government to expand technical and vocational studies to all divisions of the State and increase accessibility for intending students and entrepreneurs into the various technical colleges. The Executive Secretary, Lagos State Technical and Vocational Education Board, LASTVEB,...
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LAGOS PARTNERS ORGANISERS OF “EWURO PROJECT”

The Lagos State Government, through the State Ministry for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA) has partnered the organisers of EWURO Project as part of efforts to further sensitize the public on the issue of violence against women, not only in the State, but in Nigeria as a whole.   Hon. Lola Akande, Commissioner for Women Affairs & Poverty Alleviation, disclosed this during a press briefing held...
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LAGOS CLARIFIES DEMOLITION OF ILLEGAL STRUCTURES, SHANTIES

…Cites security, contravention of extant laws …Says govt’ll not succumb to cheap blackmail Lagos State Government on Tuesday clarified its decision to demolish illegal structures and shanties erected along the river banks and under high tension cables across the State, citing security concerns and flagrant abuse of its building regulations as its core reasons. Addressing journalists at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre in Alausa, the State’s Commissioner for...
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