Sanwo-Olu presents Lagos’ N1.168 trillion 2020 budget
The governor earmarked 62 per cent, representing N723.75 billion of total spending, for capital expenditure, while recurrent expenditure, put at 38 per cent, will take N444.81 billion
Lagos market traders count losses as armed officers supervise demolition of shops
At least one person was shot as police officers supervised the demolition of the Lagos market.
Violence as soldiers invade Lagos market, chase away traders
At least one person was hit on the face by a stray bullet and was rushed to the hospital near the Lagos market.
Inferno: Lagos govt isolates buildings to avoid disaster
According to an official, “the integrity of the building (s) is very questionable”.
28 hours after outbreak, first responders battle Lagos building fire
The fire that started in the early hours of Tuesday was still burning Wednesday evening
Fresh Crisis looms in LAUTECH as ASUU threatens strike
The lecturers at the LAUTECH issued a 10-day warning strike.
Ondo, Ekiti PDP laud Appeal Court sack of Senate spokesperson
The appeal court on Wednesday removed the spokesperson of the Senate, Dayo Adeyeye, who represents Ekiti South.
Expelling girls impregnated while in school banned in Ekiti — Governor’s wife
Mrs Fayemi warns women against maltreating or battering their husbands, saying the GVB law would also punish any woman found infringing on the rights of men.
Oyo govt. re-awards Moniya-Iseyin road contract, raises cost by N2.9 billion
The state government increased the cost of the contract awarded for N7 billion by the previous administration to N9.9 billion.
Alleged Same-sex Offence: Lack of space in courtroom forces judge to adjourn arraignment of gay suspects
The defendants face a one-count charge of “making a public show of a same-sex amorous relationship with each other in hidden places”
How visiting foreign missionaries shamed us because of Badagry expressway – CAN
CAN Coordinator in Badagry said some foreign missionaries visiting Badagry for the first time had tales of sorrow to tell on the state of the road.
Sanwo-Olu redeploys three perm secs, inaugurates two others
Mr Sanwo-Olu tasks appointees to take practical steps towards achieving the developmental agenda established by his administration.
Oyo IGR increases to N2.7 billion monthly – Official
The IGR increased from N1.3 billion to N2.7 billion.
Ogun Governorship: Appeal Court reserves judgment in Akinlabi’s appeal against Abiodun
Mr Akinlabi appealed the September 4 judgment of the Election Petition Tribunal in Abeokuta that upheld the victory of Mr Abiodun as the Ogun State governor.
Nigerians condemn expulsion of student over Facebook post, demand reinstatement
The university management in an expulsion letter to Mr Adewale said the article written by the student was “misrepresentation of fact about the university.”
Ado Poly shut, SUG disbanded over students’ protest
During the protest, the students had disrupted normal academic activities.
Lagos FRSC records 419 road crashes, 84 deaths in nine months
The FRSC said that 1,396 people were involved in the road crashes in the first quarter, 817 in the second quarter and 909 people in the third quarter ended in September.
Robbers invade Ibadan communities, ‘kill’ one, injure others
Several others including a couple and 12-night guards sustained various degrees of injuries during the Ibadan robbery.