Tag archive for ‘Lagos State’
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...

By admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

Lagos: Suspected Kidnapper Pleads for Mercy, Blames Buhari’s Change for His Action

Mob handling the suspected kidnappers to police LAGOS SEPTEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suspected kidnapper nabbed by angry mob at Olowo Street, Mushin, Lagos State pleaded for mercy just as he related his action to More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

LAGOS: One Killed, Scores Injured as Hausa, Fulani Youths Clash at Agege Abattoir

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)- One Hausa youth, on Wednesday morning, was slaughtered and left dead by Fulani youths, while several others sustained various degrees of injuries when the Hausa-Fulani community More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Lagos: Newly Married Woman Dies in Collapsed Building

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A building collapsed at the Agindigbi area of Lagos on Tuesday, leaving three people trapped. According to the Lagos state emergency management agency (LASEMA), which confirmed More...

By admin On Sunday, August 28th, 2016

Lagos Reads Riot Act to Owners of Illegal Structures in Ikoyi, Victoria Island, Lekki

Tunji Bello, Secretary to Lagos State Government LAGOS AUGUST 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State Government on Sunday read the riot act to all the owners of illegal structures, shanties, street hawkers and those More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Robbery Attack: Vanguard Publisher, Amuka Commends Lagos Police Swift Response to Crime

LAGOS AUGUST 16TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Publisher of the Vanguard Newspapers, Sam Amuka has commended the Lagos State Police Command on its fight against crime and its swift response in apprehending the robbers who attacked More...

By admin On Saturday, August 6th, 2016

Witches Association Commends Oshiomole for Transforming Edo State

Publicity Secretary of Witches and Wizard Association, Dr Okhue Iboi LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A group, which calls itself Witches and Wizards Association of Nigeria (WITCAN), has described Governor Adams Oshiomhole More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Inspector General of Police Visits Lagos, to Deploy Gunboats, Other Maritime Assets Against Militants

Lagos State Governor, Ambode (r) welcoming Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim to Lagos LAGOS AUGUST 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Following unabated activitees of of pipeline vandals and insecurity in Lagos State, the More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

Delta is The Most Indebted State in Nigeria-DMO

LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-A document made available by Debt Management Office, DMO has revealed that Delta State is the most indebted state in Nigeria with Domestic Debt of N320.6bn as 2015. Delta state More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Suspected N’Delta Militants Besiege Lagos Community, Kill Six Policemen

LAGOS JULY 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There was pandemonium on Tuesday morning at Ewedogbon community in Igando area of Lagos state as suspected Niger Delta militants besieged the area. Multiple sources revealed that More...

By admin On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Kidnapped Monarch: Lagos Govt Shuns Family’s Calls to Pay N40m Reduced Ransom

Iba Monarch Goriola Oseni LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos Ignores Family’s Call Pay Reduced Ransom of N40 for Release of Iba Monarch The Lagos State government was alleged to have ignored calls by the family More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Ambode, Lagos CP Promise to Rescue Kidnapped Iba Monarch, Others

Iba Monarch Goriola Oseni[/caption Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured residents of their commitment at rescuing the kidnapped ruler of Iba land in Lagos. The governor who presided over an emergency More...

By admin On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Immigration Officer Abducted in Lagos Four Days after Rescue from Kidnappers’ Den

LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An officer of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Lagos State Command, Peter Ofulue, has been abducted by gunmen in the Owutu, Ikorodu area of the state four days after he gained freedom More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Hawker’s Death: Hoodlums Destroy 14 BRT Buses, Rob Lagosians

LAGOS JUNE 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Hoodlums known as ‘area boys’ have a field day today destroying vehicles and robbing unsuspecting victims at Maryland area of Ikorodu Road, Lagos as aggrieved street hawkers More...

By admin On Monday, June 27th, 2016

‘One Chance’ Bus Robbers in Ajegunle Live Better than Chief Executives-Robbery Suspect

‘One Chance’ robbery suspects arrested by RRS in Llagos yesterday LAGOS JUNE 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)- ‘One Chance’ bus robbery suspect, 24 years old Adeleke Rasaq has disclosed that commercial bus More...

By admin On Monday, June 27th, 2016

Delta State Rated Among Top Five Internally Generated Revenue States in 2015

Delta State Governor, Ddr Ifeanyi Okowa LAGOS JUNE 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An investigation by the Economic Confidential has rated Delta State among the top five Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) states in 2915.  More...

By admin On Monday, June 13th, 2016

Federal Allocation: Delta Gets N144bn in One Year, Ranked Among Five Highest Recipients

LAGOS JUNE 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State government received the total of N144bn as an allocation from the Federation Account in the first year of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress More...

By admin On Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

Buhari Pays Two-Day Official Visit to Lagos on Monday

President Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS MAY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State Government will formally welcome President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday, May 23, 2016 on a two-day working visit to the State. It will be President More...

By admin On Monday, March 14th, 2016

Centre for Financial Journalism Holds Inaugural Lecture in Lagos

Ray Echebiri LAGOS MARCH 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The inaugural lecture of Centre for Financial Journalism (CFJ Nigeria) holds 11am on Thursday March 17, 2016 at The Civic Centre, Ozumba Mbadiwe Road, Victoria Island, More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

Lagos Govt Pays N649m to 119 Retirees

Ambode LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-In continuation of its monthly pension payment to retirees, the Lagos State Government, through the State Pension Board, has paid N649 million to another batch of 119 retirees More...

By admin On Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Kidnappers Invade FESTAC Town, Lagos, Target Top Businessmen

Solomon Arase LAGOS JANUARY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Reporting reaching Urhobotoday an online medium has affirmed that FESTAC town in Amuwo-Odofin LGA of Lagos State has become an haven for kidnappers who target mostly More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

Ambode’s Wife Goes Spiritual over Nigeria Problems, Calls for Prayer

L-R: Alhaja Fatima Oyefeso, rep of Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Dr.Oluranti Adebule; Olori Muibat Oyefusi; Mrs Bolanle Ambode, wife of theGovernor of Lagos State; Hajia Bintu-Fatima Tinubu, President, FatimaCharity More...

By admin On Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Lagos Restates Committee to Clear Hawkers of the Street

Ambode LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State Government has once restated its policy of zero tolerance on street trading and hawking in the State, warning violators of the State’s environmental laws More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Boko Haram Kingpin, 10 Others Arrested In Borno Enroute Lagos

LAGOS JANUARY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Boko Haram kingpin, Jarasu Shira, was on Wednesday morning arrested in Damboa, Borno State. Shira was said to have been arrested at a motor park at about 8.30am along with 10 More...

By admin On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Noise Pollution: Lagos Shuts Down 29 Churches, 6 Mosques, Others

LAGOS DECEMBER 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos State government yesterday shut 29 churches and six mosques across the state over noise pollution and other environmental offenses. The clampdown, carried out by men of the More...