Tag archive for ‘Lagos State’
By admin On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Okowa, Four Other Governors Emerge Winners Of 2018 Good Governance Poll

Okowa LAGOS AUGUST 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The African Leadership Magazine UK, organizers of the annual Good Governance Poll in Nigeria have unveiled the list of winners in the just concluded Good Governance Poll. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
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Lagos: UPU Honours Urhobo Oldest Man In Ikorodu

LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-In recognition of his achievements, Urhobo Progressive Union (UPU), Ikorodu branch, Lagos State has honoured Pa Michael Onoghemuovwe as the oldest Urhobo man in Ikorodu. In his speech, More...

By admin On Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Urhobo Leader, Barovbe Agitates For Centralized, Vibrant UPU Branch In Lagos

Chairman Board of Trustee of Urhobo Social Club Lagos, Chief Johnson Barovbe brainstorming with UPU President-General, Olorogun Moses Taiga LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Urhobo leader and Chairman Board of Trustees More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Ambode ‘Permanently’Bans VIO From Lagos Roads, Restricts FRSC To Highways

LAGOS MAY 16TH (URHOBOTDAY)-A big relief has come the way of Lagos motorists as the State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, has ordered permanent withdrawal of the Vehicles Inspection officials, otherwise called More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

Lagos Set To Execute Rev King, Others

Rev King LAGOS APRIL 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos Government is set to execute inmates on death row in the state prisons, including the General-Overseer of the Christian Praying Assembly, Chukwuemeka Ezeugo, a.k.a More...

By admin On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

WASSCE Candidate, Father, Mother Butchered In Lagos

IGP Ibrahim Idris LAGOS APRIL 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A candidate in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination has been murdered in Ibeshe Tuntun, in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State, by suspected More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

Blasphemy: Ex-Convict Auchi Poly Graduate Steals In God’s House

LAGOS APRIL 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A 28-year-old Williams Okonoboh Eromosele, an ex-convict, who claimed to be a graduate of accountancy from Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo State, has been arrested for allegedly stealing More...

By admin On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Tinubu Debunks Report Of Rejection Of Chieftaincy Title from Olubadan of Ibadan

Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu LAGOS MARCH 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has given a lie to a speculation in some quarters that he rejected a chieftaincy title from the Olubadan More...

By admin On Saturday, March 18th, 2017

SARS Policemen, Clash With Navy Personnel Over Brutalization, Abduction Of Police Woman

Nigeria Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris LAGOS MARCH 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Policemen attached to Lagos State Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) on Friday engaged officers of the Nigeria Navy in a battle More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Street Beggars Besiege Ambode’s Office, Protest Harassment by Govt Officials

LAGOS MARCH 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Street beggars under the aegis of Persons Living with Disabilities, PWLDs, across the 57 Local Government Areas of the state, numbering about a thousand, Tuesday, stormed office of More...

By admin On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

Lagos Task Force Arrest Teenage Mom Who Dumps 4 Months Old Baby Under Oshodi Bridge

The teenage mom and her baby LAGOS FEBRUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-A four-month old baby boy dumped under Oshodi bridge, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, has been rescued. The naked baby who was packed inside a bag, was rescued More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Lagos NUJ Sets To Tackle Fake Journalists

President of Lagos NUJ, Deji Olumoye LAGOS FENRUARY 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-In order to safeguard the integrity of the Journalism profession, the Lagos council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) says it has started More...

By admin On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Ambode to Banish Danfo Buses,Triycle, Okada from Lagos Roads

This yellow buses will soon go out of extinction on Lagos roads LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday insisted plans are afoot to remove yellow buses popularly known More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Westminster College Lagos Releases Dates For Entrance Examination

LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Westminster College Lagos has released dates on which to conduct common entrance examination for new students and those transferring from other schools to the school. The More...

By admin On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Kidnappers to Face Death Penalty in Lagos State

LAGOS JANUARY 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday passed a bill aimed at checking the spate of kidnapping in the state into law, with stiffer penalties including death sentence for offenders. The More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Group Flays Cancellation of Lagos Monthly Sanitation, Clamours For Adoption of WASH Policy

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode LAGOS NOVEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Advocacy and Campaigns Coalition (ACC) has frowned at the recent cancellation of the monthly environmental sanitation exercise by the More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Lagos Scraps Last Saturday Monthly Sanitation Exercise

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode LAGOS NOVEMBER 23RD (URHBOTODAY)– The government of Lagos State Wednesday announced the cancellation of the monthly environmental sanitation program that restricted movement More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

How Lagos Teacher Manipulates 12 Years Old Student to Suck his Manhood

Lagos Teacher Enilolobo Olamilekan LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A schoolteacher Enilolobo Olamilekan who was apprehended by the police in Lagos for sexually assaulting one of his students by asking her to More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Lagos: Mad Woman Arrested with ATM Cards, Tellers in Oshodi

LAGOS OCTOBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The arrest of a certain ‘mad’ woman with different bank tellers, a working mobile telephone, twenty five SIM cards and two Automated Teller Machine, ATM cards, has raised concern More...

By admin On Saturday, October 1st, 2016

JUST IN: Security Agents Rescue Kidnapped Wife of CBN Governor Near Benin-City

Margret Emefiele LAGOS OCTOBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Wife of Central Bank of Nigeria ( CBN) Governor, Mrs Margaret Emefiele, kidnapped some 24 hours before, has been released by her abductors. According to family sources More...

By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Lagosians Decry Awful State of Apapa/Tin-Can Ports’ Road

Tankers and othersblocking the road leading to Tincan Port, Apapa LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some residents of Apapa, on Thursday renewed calls on the Federal Government to repair Apapa/Tin-Can Island ports More...

By admin On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Gunmen Kill Lagos Airport Cab Operators Boss, Two Sons, Injure Wife, Daughters in a Church

IGP Idris Ibrahim LAGOS SEPTEMBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen in Lagos State on Thursday killed one Celestine Nwokoye, who was described as the Chairman of the cab operators at the Lagos airport. According to available More...

By admin On Monday, September 19th, 2016

Ambode Promises to Complete Lagos-Badagry Expressway Before End of His Tenure

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode LAGOS SEPTEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos has assured Lagosians of his commitment to complete the 10-lane Lagos Badagry Expressway before the end More...

By admin On Friday, September 16th, 2016

Lagos: 24 Flats Burnt, One Injured as Fire Razed Obalende Police Barracks

LAGO SEPRTEMBER 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A fire on Friday razed a police barracks in Nigeria’s largest city and commercial hub, injuring one person and once again exposing the abysmal living conditions in the megalopolis More...

By admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016
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South-South Political Parties Leader, Idawene Accuses Okowa of Fraudulent Activities

Delta State Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS SEPTEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of the forum of registered political parties in the South -South region of Nigeria and Chairman of Delta State Social Democratic More...