Gov Sanwo-Olu visits widow of man hit by bullet during #EndSARS in Surulere - newsheadline247.com
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Gov Sanwo-Olu visits widow of man hit by bullet during #EndSARS in Surulere

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Saturday visited the Mrs Ngozi Iloamuazor, widow of late Mr Okechukwu Iloamuazor, who was hit by a stray bullet during the #EndSARS protest in Surulere. The governor arrived at the victim’s house at 2pm and was received by the head of the family, Barrister Bede Enewally and other Read more

#EndSARS: Lagos CP Sues For Calm, Professionalism As Protests Turn Violent - newsheadline247.com
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#EndSARS: Lagos CP Sues For Calm, Professionalism As Protests Turn Violent

Police Press Release One Police Insp Killed, 2 Critically Injured The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has called for calm and professionalism from the protesters and police personnel respectively as the Endsars protests have been hijacked by some unscrupulous elements, who are fully armed, in Lagos State. Today, being 12th October, 2020, Read more

Lagos 2023: Hakeem Murhi Okunola’s guber chances soar as Sanwo-Olu second term bid cliff-hangs - newsheadline247.com
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Lagos 2023: Hakeem Murhi Okunola’s guber chances soar as Sanwo-Olu second term bid cliff-hangs

The sack of Abdulhakeem Abdullateef by the speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly Mudashiru Obasa has kicked off another round of talks about the plan to limit Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu to a single term in office, according to societynow.ng. Abdulhakeem was sacked as a Special Adviser by the speaker barely hours after he Read more

Woman allegedly vowed to set up gas plant in Ojokoro residential area despite cries from community - newsheadline247.com
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Woman allegedly vowed to set up gas plant in Ojokoro residential area despite cries from community

Community News DPR seals off the construction site, orders ‘stop work’ A businesswoman, Yemisi Rosiji, is currently battling with landlords and residents of Isokan-West community of Ijaye Ojokoro LCDA over her alleged plan to set up a gas plant in the wholly residential area of the council. In 2018, Ms Rosiji is said to have Read more

REPORT: Sanwo-Olu imposes one private revenue collector on all Lagos tertiary institutions - newsheadline247.com
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REPORT: Sanwo-Olu imposes one private revenue collector on all Lagos tertiary institutions

Lagos State governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has given all tertiary education institutions in the state September 30 ultimatum to enrol on the platform of a private firm – Payment Technology Limited (Paytech) – for the collection of their internally generated revenues, according to Premium Times NG. But unlike the current practices across the institutions which Read more

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Lagos: Gov Sanwo-Olu approves full reopening of mosques, churches

Pre-school classes remain shut Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has ordered the full reopening of places of worship in the state. The governor said mosques can now hold their prayers five times daily, while churches can also commence their respective weekly services. Worship centres  in the state were restricted to one gathering weekly after they Read more

Tokunbo Wahab reveals plans for School re-opening in Lagos - newsheadline247.com
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Tokunbo Wahab reveals plans for School re-opening in Lagos

Education As Lagos State government counts down to schools re-opening, Special Adviser on Education, Barr. Tokunbo Wahab, has stated that compliance with COVID-19 safety rules is a vital prerequisite. Wahab made this known when he appeared on The Morning Show, a webinar hosted by Arise TV while discussing the topic, “The New Norm In Education Read more

Just In: Lagos govt announces classes that will resume school September 21 - newsheadline247.com
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Just In: Lagos govt announces classes that will resume school September 21

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo, has confirmed that only current JSS3 and SS2 students, will resume school on September 21. Kayode Abayomi, Head, Public Affairs, Lagos State Ministry of Education, disclosed this in a statement made available to the media on Sunday. According to the statement, the state will adopt a phased Read more

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389 Lagos COVID-19 patients shun treatment as state death toll tops 200

Lagos State Government has announced that the state’s COVID-19 related deaths have increased to 205 adding that current 398 active cases in communities are yet to turn up for admission in various virus care centres. The state Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made the disclosure on Friday. Abayomi said 33 new infections were confirmed Read more

Lagos Helicopter Crash: Blackbox recovered as AIB begins investigation - newsheadline247.com
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Lagos Helicopter Crash: Blackbox recovered as AIB begins investigation

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has recovered the BlackBox of the helicopter that crashed into a residential building in Lagos State on Friday. Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) are moving the wreckage from the scene of the incident as an investigation into the crash begins. Read Also Just In: Helicopter crashes into building Read more