South West

third mainland bridge

Lagos shops for new investors for 4th Mainland Bridge project

The state says it is awaiting approval from Abuja to commence work on the airport road project.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

Fayose seeks to complete tenure aborted by impeachment

The Ekiti governor says thanks the federal government for immortalising former Gen. Adebayo.

Kayode Fayemi, Minister of Mining and Steel Development

Fayose constitutes panel to probe predecessor, Fayemi

Mr. Fayemi dismisses the move as an “exercise in futility”.

Power Lines [Photo:]

Electricity company announces five-day power outage in Lagos

The outage would affect Ikoyi, Victoria Island and parts of Lagos Island.


Death toll rises to four in Lagos building collapse

About 19 people were rescued alive from the collapsed structure.

Vaccination for Meningitis [Photo Credit: SundiataPost]

Why South West states have no Meningitis C vaccines – Officials

Officials in the states gave similar reasons for the lack of vaccines.

Cattle herd

Ogun bans herdsmen from cattle grazing in schools

Other educational institutions gave similar warnings.

Rashidi Ladoja

Ladoja tackles Gov. Ajimobi over plan to review Ibadan chieftaincy declaration

The former governor says the move is a misplacement if priority.

Gov Ajimobi

Oyo to review Olubadan Chieftaincy declaration

A committee has been constituted for the review.

Late Isiaka Adeleke

Coroner’s Inquest: Nurse not truthful on drugs administered on Adeleke – Police

A police expert says the late senator received gentamycine.

Former junior minister of Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro

Obanikoro counters Ex-Minister Okunnu, say his family not from Benin

Mr. Okunnu had said Obanikoro was a medicine-man from Benin.


Leave, we won’t miss you, Ekiti PDP tells Fayose

The governor said he could not be in the same party as Ali Sheriff.

lagos state map

Building collapses in Lagos

Rescuers are currently working to help the victims.

Governor Ambode [Photo:]

Court to decide on contract tussle between Lagos govt, private waste operators

The Court had earlier directed the state government and the private waste operators to settle their dispute within two weeks.

Scene of fire outbreak

Mother, three children burnt to death in Lagos

Details of the incident were not immediately clear.

Late Isiaka Adeleke

Senator Adeleke was not poisoned, he died of excessive sedative, analgesic – Pathologist

The late senator’s family had suspected that he was poisoned.

Lagos waste truck [Photo]

You are cleaning Lagos at your expense, Lagos govt tells PSP operators

The parties are in court over a dispute on clearing Lagos waste.

Sheikh Yusuf Amzat-Salam [Photo: Guardian Newspaper]

Muslim cleric, wife, four children slain in Ogun

All victims were killed with machete.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose

Fayose declares May 19 work free to honour late Adebayo

The late Adeyinka Adebayo was the military governor of the old Western region.


Ooni names new third-in-command

Adekola Adeyeye was named the Lowa of Ife.

SSS operatives

Group asks Federal Character Commission to investigate SSS recruitment scandal

PREMIUM TIMES had reported how a recent recruitment by the SSS exposed a shocking lopsidedness

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Ambode ‘permanently’ bans VIO in Lagos

The government has urged the FRSC to limit its presence to the “fringes” and highways.