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The Nigerian Shippers Council has deployed its staff to all seaport terminals to ensure strict enforcement of safety and health guidelines that will prevent the spread of Coronavirus pandemic.  The terminals have not been observing the social distancing directive thereby endangering the lives of people. At some terminals in Lagos, it is come sight to see […]

Tougher times await illegal ship scrapping yards scattered along the maritime corridor from Navy town to the Harbor in Apapa Lagos. The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA says it is going to descend on them The Director General of NIMASA, Dr Bashir Jamoh made this clear when the Flag Officer Commanding Western Naval Command, Rear […]

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested seventeen suspected members of the terror gangs that have been unleashing mayhem on Lagosians since the beginning of the lockdown. The suspects were, arrested in connection with the unrest witnessed in Idimu and Ijesha areas of the state. The spokesman for the Police Command, Mr. Bala Elkana […]

Delivery of foodstuffs to Lagos residents in their homes is under threat due to attacks by street urchins popularly called area boys and hoodlums. The Chairman, Mile 12 market, Alhaji Shehu Jibril made this known in a chat with newsmen in Lagos. He said that some items ordered from the market by residents due to […]

Eighty six new cases of the novel COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria. This brings the total number of in-country infections to six hundred and twenty seven. Seventy of the new cases were reported in Lagos, seven in Abuja, three cases each in Akwa-Ibom and Katsina states and one case each in Jigawa, Borno and […]

As the count down to the Holy month of Ramadan begins, Muslim faithful have been urged to observe Ramadan and Eid prayers at home if the COVID-19 pandemic persists. The Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh stated this while responding to a question at a media briefing in Mecca, to herald Ramadan. Sheikh […]

Patients seeking medical care in any private facility nationwide would be deemed COVID-19 positive until proved otherwise. The President, Guild of Medical Directors, GMD, Professor Femi Dokun-Babalola made this known in a statement. According to Professor Dokun-Babalola the patients will also be required to comply with a protocol, which includes temperature check, compulsory hand washing […]

Students of public and private schools are supposed to resume for the third term academic activities today across the country, going by the 2019/2020 academic calendar for primary and secondary schools in the country. Unfortunately, students cannot go back to school as planned due to the lockdown in most states of the Federation occasioned by […]

The International Press Center, IPC, in Lagos has condemned the kidnap of Adamu Musa, a staff of the Kaduna office of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria. He was abducted along Kaduna/Birnin-Gwari road on Saturday. In a Statement, the Director of IPC, Mr Lanre Arogundade appealed to the Nigeria Police and relevant authorities in the […]

Heads of security agencies in Lagos State have commenced confidence building patrol across the state to restore the confidence of citizens. It involves the Police, the armed forces and the Department of State Security and others. A large convoy of the security chiefs visited Ikeja, Mangoro, Iyana Ipaja, Agege, Dopemu, Ojodu, Berger, Ogba, Abattoir, Oshodi, […]

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