Schools In Lagos To Resume 2020/2021 Academic Session On Monday, September 21, 2020.

Public and private schools in Lagos are to resume for the new 2020/2021 academic session on Monday, September 21, 2020. However while all classes in private primary and secondary schools are permitted to resume, only JSS 3 and SS2 students in public schools will return to classes. These…

Lagos Reopens Cinemas, Hotels, Eateries, Others Soon

Lagos State government has released guidelines and protocols for the reopening of tourism and hospitality businesses as the state prepares to reopen its economy. This was in a statement released over the weekend by the Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Uzamat Akinbile-Yussuf. Yussuf says the protocols…

Lagos Reverses Ambode’s Land Use Charge Law, Gives 48 Percent Reduction

The Lagos State Government has reviewed the 2018 Land Use Charge, LUC, Law and effected a reduction in the annual charge payable by property owners in the state by 48 percent. Former Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode had reviewed the LUC in 2018 by jacking it up,…

Re-Opening Of Worship Centres As Lagos Record A Decline In Covid-19 Positive Cases

•Gov Directs Re-Opening Secondary Schools For SS3, TECIII •Night Clubs, Cinemas To Remain Closed It’s cheery news in Lagos State. A period of general decrease in confirmed positive cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been recorded in the State for the second week. Following the decline in positive…

FASHOLA INSPECTS ONGOING RECONSTRUCTION OF APAPA – OWORONSHOKI – OJOTA EXPRESSWAY SECTION FOUR IN LAGOS

Hon. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola,SAN (middle),Director Highways, South – West Zone, Engr. Adedamola Kuti (left) and others during the inspection of the ongoing Reconstruction of the Apapa – Oworonshoki – Ojota Expressway, Section 4 (Anthony-Oworonshoki- Old Toll Gate) in Lagos on Tuesday, 28th July…

Female American Hostage Regains Freedom From Lagos Hotel Kidnappers Den

Force spokesman, Frank Mba, has made known in a statement on Sunday that Police operatives have rescued an American lady who had been callously held hostage and forcefully confined in a Lagos hotel room for well over a year. 34-year-old Chukwuebuka Kasi Obiaku, native of Ikeduru LGA, Imo…

Arrest, Prosecution of Persons Without Nosemasks Begins In Lagos. Schools Open On August 3rd

In line with the updated guidelines issued last Monday by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Coronavirus (COVID-19) on the easing of lockdown, Lagos State Government has announced modified protocols for re-opening education institutions and essential services in the State. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Friday, announced gradual re-opening…

Osinowo: Lagos Assembly To Hold Special Parliamentary Session on Tuesday

Speaker of the House Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has revealed that the Lagos State House of Assembly will on Tuesday hold a special parliamentary session in honour of late Senator Adebayo Osinowo, who died on Monday, June 15, 2020, after a brief illness, during a condolence visit to…

COVID-19: Interswitch Donates Equipment, Kits, To Lagos

In furtherance of its efforts to assist the government in ramping up the testing capacity for the coronavirus (COVID-19) across the country, Interswitch Group, has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and rapid diagnostic test kits (RDTs) to Lagos state government. The donation, which was presented to the state…

COVID-19: Lagos Hospitals, Isolation Centres Filled Up

Lagos branches of the Nigerian Medical Association and the Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria said the decision to treat COVID-19 patients at home was tough but has to be taken. The Chairman of Lagos AGPMPN, Dr Tunji Akintade, said that the decision to treat…