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    Metro Millions suffer deplorable health in Oyo, Lagos urban slums – Global Health – BusinessDay :...

    A study aimed at improving health service delivery in selected communities in Low and Middle Income Countries are to be conducted in Lagos and Oyo states. The study, which is funded by United Kingdom National Institute of Health Research, will generate data on spatial … Read more via...
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    Metro Lagos-Ibadan Standand Gauge: Laying of tracks begins in April – PM NEWS Nigeria

    Lagos-Ibadan N458bn standard gauge rail project. Mr Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation, has said that laying of tracks of ongoing construction of Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge line will start in Lagos State by April. Amaechi disclosed this during the on-spot assessment of the progress...
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    Metro Truck Goes On Fire At Ladipo Market, Lagos (Photos) – Tori News

    The LASEMA Response Unit was right on time again to prevent a major damage after a truck caught fire and endangered vast properties. Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Questions raised over insertion of Alpha Beta into Lagos Land Use Act – BusinessDay : News...

    by LOLADE AKINMURELE, Joshua Bassey & MICHAEL ANI | March 7, 2018 1:55 am Amid a brutal backlash from Lagos residents over a four hundred fold increase in land use charges in Nigeria’s commercial city, fresh questions are now being raised over the private … Read more via BusinessDay : News you...
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    Metro Man pretending to be mad caught with gun in Lagos (photo) –

    A 35-year-old man pretending to be mad has been arrested in Lagos state – He was arrested with a toy pistol under Eko Bridge – He confessed to using the gun to scare passersby and rob them of … – – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro FRSC To Embark On “Operation Show Your Driving Licence’’ In Lagos – Nairaland

    FRSC To Embark On “operation Show Your Driving Licence’’ In Lagos by Newshelm: 4:15pm On Mar 03 Mr Hyginus Omeje, the Lagos State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has disclosed that 56, 767 driving licences were yet to be collected by their owners. Omeje who … Get More...
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    Business Many High Net Worth Individuals are leaving Lagos. Here’s why – Ventures Africa

    Nigeria pulled out of recession in September 2017, and a series of good fiscal and monetary policies, coupled with rising oil prices, have put the country back on the path of recovery. However, a new report says more wealthy people are leaving the country, most especially from Lagos. via...
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    Business Lagos extends Lake rice distribution to shopping malls, supermarkets.

    Lake Rice In its bid to ensure an extensive distribution of Lake Rice in Lagos, the state government has taken it to shopping malls and supermarkets.The Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Oluwatoyin Suarau, who held a meeting with representatives of shopping malls and supermarkets, … via...
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    Metro Badoo Resumes Attacks, Injures Family in Lagos

    Suspected members of ritual gang, Badoo again on Sunday morning attacked a family at Lajo in Ibeshe, Ikorodu, a Lagos district. The attack, which was said to have occurred around 3am, left the man identified as Shakiru, his wife and six-month-old baby critically injured. It was gathered that...
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    Lagos Population Rises Above 24m –Ambode – The Sun News

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that the population of the state is galloping above 24 million. The governor, who spoke at a round-table on infrastructure financing organised by the Harvard Business School Association of Nigeria (HBSAN) in collaboration with the State...
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    Metro Lagos Bus Conductors To Wear Uniforms From Jan 1

    The Bus Conductors Association of Nigeria says that its members in Lagos State will start wearing uniforms from Jan. 1, 2018 for security and effective service delivery. The National President of the association, Mr Isreal Adeshola, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of...
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    Metro Police Arrests And Parades Two Ancestral Spirits In Lagos

    The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohinmi Edgal has paraded parades masquerade arrested in Elere area of Agege Lagos. According to the police officials, the masquerades were apprehended for robbing members of the community and also causing breach of the peace.
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    Metro Huge Rats Hang From An Exposed Roof In Lagos Airport [Watch Video]

    Two huge rats have been recorded hanging from an exposed roof at the Murtala Mohammed International airport in Lagos. They seem to have fallen through the exposed part of the roof and clung desperately to some wires. Watch video below
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    Metro Flood Wrecks Havoc On Lagos Community

    Houses in Sabo area of Yaba, Lagos State, were submerged in water after an early morning downpour on Saturday. Many of the houses got flooded after a heavy downpour that kept residents indoors for more than three hours. The rain began around 5:00am and stopped just after 8am. Many shops and...
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    Child Conductors: Lagos' Forgotten Children

    From Oshodi to Mushin, Orile, Ojuelega and other streets of Lagos State, child conductors dare to survive in a world of no food, no shelter and no family. Kemi Busari captures the weird experiences of these children and brings to fore their plight in a hostile society. A child conductor...
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    Driving Offences In Lagos And Their Penalties

    Find below a list of driving offences obtainable in Lagos, Nigeria and their corresponding penalties. 1. Driving without valid driver's license: Your vehicle will be impounded. For release of your vehicle, you must present confirmation that you have paid for a new license and also pay for...
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    Metro Lagos: 19-Year-Old Girl Drinks Sniper, Dies After Quarrel With Boyfriend

    A 19-year-old lady allegedly committed suicide following a quarrel with her lover at Alhaji Ede Avenue in Igando area of Lagos. The deceased, Uche Obiora, was said to have visited her lover’s home over the weekend. A source said quarrel ensued between them, over suspicion by Obiora that her...
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    Metro LIST of Africa’s Fastest Growing Cities

    Lagos is already Nigeria’s largest city, but it’s still growing and fast. The population of Lagos is predicted to increase by an astonishing 77 people every hour between 2010 and 2030, according to United Nations data, making it the fastest-growing city in Africa. Strong economic growth, led...
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    Metro Lagos: See The 4 Areas That Will Experience Power Outage For 4 Weeks

    Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Monday announced that, there will be power rationing in Lekki, Ikoyi, Victoria Island and some parts of Ajah. This will commence from May 3. In a statement signed by the General Manager, Corporate Communications Unit of EKEDC, Godwin Idemudia...
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    Politics Fuel Scarcity: Ambode Sends Message to Residents

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has appealed to Lagosians to bear with the government over the lingering shortage of fuel and power across the state. In a statement issued on Wednesday by the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde, the Governor said Lagos...