Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has welcome with joy and enthusiasm the admission of Lagos State as the sixth member of the Odu’a Group, describing it as a major landmark in the effort of the South-Western States of Nigeria towards regional integration.
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Barr. Nkechi Chukwueke on Sunday said the demolition of the popular Owonifari market in Oshodi area of Lagos State is not targeted at any particular tribe, especially the Igbo.
Authorities in Lagos state must act immediately to protect hundreds of families in the informal settlement of Badia East who are being forcibly evicted today, said Amnesty International.
RECENTLY the inauguration of 8th Assembly in Lagos State took place in a rancor-free atmosphere and the exchange of baton saw the emergence of a fourth term member, Hon Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa as the new speaker of the state of excellence after 10 years of unbroken tenure of Hon Adeyemi Ikuforiji.
A Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos State, presided over by Justice Mohammed Idris, has declared as unlawful the restriction of citizens’ movement during the monthly Lagos environmental sanitation exercise.
The policy of the Lagos State Government restricts citizens to their homes for three hours between 7 am and 10 a.m every last Saturday of the month.