South West

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway under construction as FRSC announces temporary closure.

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to be partially closed

The closure of the expressway was earlier postponed by the federal government due to the busy nature of the highway.

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway under construction as FRSC announces temporary closure.

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway to be partially closed

The closure of the expressway was earlier postponed by the federal government due to the busy nature of the highway.

Nigerian Police on patrol

Suspected hoodlums kill woman in Ondo

The police say investigations are ongoing to unravel the crime.

Many injured, commuters stranded in Lagos accident

Many injured, commuters stranded in Lagos accident

Witnesses say the accident on Ikorodu Road involves two BRT buses. Injured victims, including two drivers, have been hospitalised.

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway under construction as FRSC announces temporary closure.

Lagos-Ibadan Expressway still 40% completed

Mr Kuti said that the additional features shifted the completion date.

FILE: Traffic gridlock at Mile12 on Ikorodu Road in Lagos on Thursday (2/8/18).

Lagos records over 70% of Nigeria’s vehicular traffic – Official

Mr Kuti said that the traffic situation was a major challenge to road rehabilitation in the state.

Participants at the workshop described the law as "an extraordinary piece of legislation." Photo credit: Ifeoluwa Adediran

Group seeks effective implementation of new prison law

President Muhammadu Buhari signed the Nigerian Correctional Service Bill into law on August 14, 11 years after it was presented to the floor of the Senate

Former Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi

I meant well for Oyo State, Ajimobi says

Mr Ajimobi calls for unity among APC members in Oyo.

Evans: Lagos AG asks court to admit defendants’ statements in evidence

Evans and others are being prosecuted by the Lagos government.

University of Ibadan (UI)

BREAKING: UI lifts ban on Students Union activities after two years

The UI Senate approved the lift of the ban on Friday.

Truckload of motorcycles intercepted by the Lagos State Task Force on its entry into the State.

Lagos task-force intercepts truck ‘carrying 123 men, 48 motorcycles’ – Official

An official says nothing incriminating was found on the men apart from the motorcycles.

Fayose attends Ekiti House of Assembly hearing after summons

The former governor was summoned over “misappropriation of local government funds.”

Osun_State_map

Hijrah: Osun govt declares Friday public holiday

He also advised Muslims to use the new Islamic Year for their spiritual development.

Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Yaba

Yaba Psychiatric Hospital resident doctors call off strike

The strike lasted 29 days. It was called to protest the shortage of resident doctors in the institution.

Electricity Pole

Ikeja Electric to implement e-billing by September

The e-billing is free and Ikeja Electric the first in the Nigerian electricity industry to advance such initiative.

Court symbol used to illustrate the story.

Banker arraigned over alleged theft of customers’ N11 million

The defendant is facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing.

Gov. Abiodun announces reform on ease of doing business in Ogun

Gov. Abiodun announces reform on ease of doing business in Ogun

Mr Abiodun says a Bill on Local Content has been sent to the House of Assembly.

University of Lagos (UNILAG). [Photo credit: Students Nigeria]

UNILAG, China to engage in collaborative research

The event was organised by the university’s newly established Institute of Nigeria-China Development Studies (INCDS).

Former Ogun State Deputy Governor, Salimot Badru

Former Ogun deputy governor leads defectors from PDP to APC

Mrs Badru says the state is in capable hands under Governor Dapo Abiodun

EFCC operatives

Internet Fraud: We’ll unravel bigger suspects – EFCC

The Nigerian anti-graft agency says the figure released by the FBI is just one per cent of the cycle of persons involved in the cybercrime network

Impounded vehicles by LASTMA parked at Iponri Bus Stop Surulere, Lagos. Aug. 28, 2019 (NAN)

LASTMA, Police, FRSC turn Lagos bus stop to parking lot

Driving on both sides of Iponri Bus Stop on the busy Western Avenue has become a nightmare for motorists because of parking of demobilised vehicles at the bus stop

Gboyega Oyetola, Governor of Osun State.

Osun to provide 20 Armoured Carriers for proposed Southwest security network

The network is a security architecture designed by the south-west governors as a response to the spate of kidnappings, killings and other violent crimes within the region.

Ooni of Ife

Osun 28th anniversary: Osun is work in progress – Ooni

The monarch said the state has been through several phases of development and challenges since its creation in 1991.

Lagos BRT Buses

Lagos BRT accident: MD mourns, says “nothing late driver could have done”

Three people were killed when a Dangote truck allegedly rammed into a BRT bus at the Majidun area of Ikorodu, Lagos.

Nigerian Police

Police in Ekiti arrest tenant who killed own landlady

The 38-year old tailor and mother of three was allegedly killed on Thursday by the suspect said to be a commercial motorcyclist.