Author: Michael George

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The era of unseaworthy substandard ships entering into the country’s seawater may soon be over. This is because, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, is moving against such ships coming into the country. It has commenced the issuance of new certificates of ship registration and gradually phasing out the old permits. The Director-General […]

The Board of Fellows, BOF, of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria is set to take the campaign against drug abuse to the nooks and crannies of the country. It plans to buy six buses, one for each geopolitical zone to use for the campaign against the menace, especially in primary and secondary schools. The Chairman […]

The Joint Health Sector Union workers, JOHESU, has sent a red alert to the National Assembly. It wants the Clerk of the Assembly to stop further proceedings on the amendment of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, MDCN, Act. It also wants the House of Representatives to shun concurrence and harmonization of the bill. […]

Journalists International Forum For Migration (JIFORM) on Wednesday inaugurated the students’ membership of the organization at the University of Science Commerce And Business Administration (ESCAE), Anglophone Department, Porto Novo Campus, Benin Republic. The association of Mass Communication students and others tagged JIFORM Club was aimed at mentoring and encouraging journalism on campuses according to the […]

From L-R Mr. Mr. Raji Oyebowale, Chairman, Lagos State Cooperative College Governing Council; Oladele Oyebowale, Special Adviser to the Governor on Commerce, Industry and Cooperative; Dr. (Mrs), Lola Akande, Commissioner for Commerce, Industry and Cooperative (MCIC); Oluseyi Whenu, Permanent Secretary, (MCIC) and Mr. Akorede Ojomu, Provost, Lagos State Cooperative College. The Chairman, governing council of […]

In response to incessant gas explosions and fires in the State, the Director General, Lagos State Safety Commission, Mr Lanre Mojola has convened a meeting of regulators and stakeholders in the sector to deliberate on possible solutions. Stakeholders at the meeting included members of the Nigerian Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketers( MALPGAM) and Liquefied Petroleum Gas […]

Members of Lagos state Assembly have called on the federal government to dialogue and not use force against agitators of secession in the country. The lawmakers also called on the National Assembly to ensure that restructuring for devolution of more powers to federating states and establishment of State Police were prioritized in the on-going constitutional […]

A new transportation infrastructure has been delivered in Yaba – a melting pot of commerce, technology and academic in Lagos State. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu revived and accelerated the completion of the Yaba Bus Terminal, four years after the project was conceived. The terminal was, on Tuesday, commissioned by the Governor amid excitement by traders, commuters […]

As part of efforts to reduce maternal and child mortality, the Lagos State Government has Inaugurated the one Hundred and ten bed Maternal Child Centre, MCC, within the General Hospital in Epe. The MCC is a secondary public health facility that would provide services related to reproductive issues including: obstetrics; gynecology; pediatrics and immunization. Inaugurating […]

Nigerians must take cognisance of their health and overall well being to avoid Stress which could lead to depression. A Mental Health Practitioner, Mrs Adebisi Ologunro, gave the advice during an health talk within the sunday service at The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Abundance Grace parish in Eyita Ojokoro, Ikorodu. In an interview with […]

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