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Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA, has demanded for a social security and health insurance schemes for citizens. It also wants the Federal Government to ban all public office holders from going abroad for medical treatment. HEDA, an anti-corruption organisation made the demands in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. It says the outbreak of […]

Lagos State Government says it will beam its searchlight on security and welfare of it’s citizens, as the state begins another fourteen days of lockdown. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu gave the assurance on his official Twitter handle today. He said that there have been reports of pockets security infractions in different parts, saying that intelligence showed […]

Compliance to the Stay at home directive in parts of Maza Maza, Agboju and Mile Two , all in Amuwo Odofin Council Area of Lagos state, remains low. This is despite the two weeks extension of the lockdown by President Muhammadu Buhari to prevent Community Spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in the state. In the […]

Two Payment Service Providers have lost their jobs for failing to meet up with contractual agreement to commence Conditional Cash Transfer to beneficiaries of Covid-19 relief package in four states. They are Data Mining Company and Innovative NIPOST. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, announced their sack in […]

An Aviation analyst,MR. Chris Aligbe says the industry is on the verge of collapse due to the severe impact of coronavirus pandemic on the industry. He said Nigerian airlines, aviation agencies, ground handling companies and other ancillary service providers had been hit as a result of the travel restriction imposed globally as a measure to […]

The Chinese government has explained why it resorted to strict measures against Nigerians and other Africans stranded in Guangzhou, China. The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Zhou Pingjian said the prevalence of the COVID-19 disease among Foreigners, especially Nigerians and other Africans necessitated the action. He explained that the Nigerians and other Africans were found […]

A first delivery of medical supplies from the World Health Organization WHO has landed in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa. Report says the cargo includes one million masks, goggles, gloves, gowns and other protective gear for health workers, as well as ventilators for patients.. Reuters news agency says the items will be distributed to Djibouti, Sudan, […]

Residents of Ejigbo LCDA in lagos state, last night had their dose of violent attacks from hoodlums who had been on rampage in other parts of Lagos state and some boundary communities with Ogun state. The youths popularly known as No Salary Boys, struck with dangerous weapons almost simultaneously in Oke – Afa, Jakande Estate […]

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu has deployed additional special squad to Lagos and Ogun State to contain robbery incidences in the hinterlands. This is coming in the wake of Easter night attacks on communities at the border towns of both states and in Egbeda, Agege, Ejigbo and elsewhere in Lagos State. The […]

In Lagos, the police has arrested about one hundred and thirty suspects in connection with the unrest and attacks by hoodlums in various parts of the state during the lockdown. According to reports, residents of some communities in Ogun state and Lagos state had turned themselves into vigilantes to resist attacks by hoodlums. The hoodlums […]

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