7,000 Lagosians benefit from the conditional cash transfer by FG

Nearly 7,000 Lagosians benefit from FG’s Conditional Cash Transfer – OfficialThe programme is to facilitate the transfer of N5,000 per month to beneficiaries, which is paid every two monthsThe Federal Government on Saturday recommenced the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programme in Lagos State.Flaging-off the 5th and 6th Bi-Monthly payment in Lagos State, Commissioner for Wealth … Continue reading 7,000 Lagosians benefit from the conditional cash transfer by FG

Lagos community cry for help over kidnapping incidents.

The residents, who spoke with the News Agency on Sunday, noted that the kidnapping of residents and indigenes of Epe Division of Lagos State was on the increase. This, they stressed, called for urgent government attention. Epe residents said that they were having sleepless nights over the activities of kidnappers. A resident, Tunde Adeyemo, pleaded … Continue reading Lagos community cry for help over kidnapping incidents.

Lagos State evacuates students and 3-weeks-old baby from Jos.

Lagos State Government has evacuated a three-week-old baby, the mother and undergraduate students of the state’s extraction studying at the University of Jos (UNIJOS), from Plateau. The evacuation became necessary following recent attacks and killings in Jos and environs, following sectarian violence. The first set of evacuees, comprising 64 UNIJOS students, the three-week-old-baby, and the … Continue reading Lagos State evacuates students and 3-weeks-old baby from Jos.

Hoodlums abduct, kill Lagos guard over market space tussle.

A security guard, Hamza Adams, has been killed by suspected hoodlums in the Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State. A source gathered that Adams and his colleague, identified simply as Haruna, were eating in a room in the Agboju Market when no fewer than 20 hoodlums stormed the market and abducted them. The … Continue reading Hoodlums abduct, kill Lagos guard over market space tussle.

10 die of Covid-19 in 1 day, Lagos State Commissioner says.

Health Commissioner Akin Abayomi disclosed this on his Facebook account @ProfAkinolaAbayomi on Thursday, while giving the state’s COVID-19 update for both days. He said that the 10 deaths recorded on the reported date, increased the number of the state’s fatalities to 525. The commissioner, however, did not give additional information on the sex and age … Continue reading 10 die of Covid-19 in 1 day, Lagos State Commissioner says.

Parents lament hikes in Lagos model college boarding fees.

Parents of Lagos State Model Colleges have kicked against a new increase in the feeding and welfare fees for students enrolled in the schools. One of the parents, who spoke with SaharaReporters on the condition of anonymity, said the State government has now increased the feeding and welfare fee from N25,000 to N50,000. He noted … Continue reading Parents lament hikes in Lagos model college boarding fees.

Lagos State Government give condition for Ladipo market reopening

The Lagos State Government has said traders at the Ladipo Auto Spare Parts Market must clean up the area, as well as create sanitation monitoring team before the market can fully be reopened. Recall that the Lagos State Waste Management Agency had on Friday, July 29, 2021, announced the partial closure of the market over … Continue reading Lagos State Government give condition for Ladipo market reopening