My Brother Seun Did Not Walk Out On Sanwo-Olu — Yeni Kuti Explains

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s eldest daughter, Yeni has explained why her brother, Seun walked out on the governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo Olu during her 60th birthday celebration. A video of Seun walking out on Gov. Sanwo Olu while he was still talking during his sister’s birthday party went viral and almost everyone concluded that he […]

Actual Value Of Property Damaged During EndSARS Is Undetermined — LASG

Lagos State Government has said the actual value of the damage to property in various parastatals aftermath of #EndSARS mayhem were yet to be determined seven months after. Special Adviser, Parastatals Monitoring Office, Mr. Afolabi Ayantayo, stated this, yesterday, during a press briefing to commemorate the second anniversary of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s-led administration. Ayantayo said […]

Database: We’ve Captured 1.6m Poor, Vulnerable People — Lagos State Government

Lagos State Government has confirmed that it has captured 1.6 million poor and vulnerable people in its database in a bid to empower them. The Commissioner for Economic Planning and Budget, Samuel Egube made this known at a ministerial press briefing on Thursday to commemorate the second year of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu administration’s in the […]

113 Killed, N24.69bn Property Shattered By Fire —- Lagos Govt

Lagos State Government on Wednesday said fire destroyed N24.69 billion estimated worth of properties in the State in the last two years. Commissioner for Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Relations, Tayo Bamgbose-Martins made this known at a ministerial briefing to mark the second year of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration in office in Alausa. He said while […]

Sanwo-Olu Inaugurates RMD, MO-abudu, Kunle Afolayan As Committee For film Project

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has inaugurated the Committee on Film Production Empowerment to fund youth creativity and entertainment activities in the State. Speaking during the event held at State House, Marina, the governor said the initiative would address the disruption caused by the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) that impacted negatively on entertainment and […]

Ohanaeze Affirms Kanu’s Words, Says IPOB Not Planning To Attack Lagos

Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has debunked reports circulating that the members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were planning to attack Lagos State. The Ohanaeze Ndigbo President said the group would not indulge in any activity that would harm the peace and cordial relationship between Igbo and Yoruba. The group described the […]

Covid-19: 14 Countries Placed On Watch List By Lagos State Government

Lagos State Government has placed fourteen countries on close monitoring, as part of its measures to prevent infection and possible spread of the new variants of COVID-19 pandemic. The state had earlier placed all emergency facilities in the state on high alert to pick up early trends that may suggest fresh wave. The state Commissioner […]

20,000 Prepaid Meters Will Be Given To 5 Communities For Free — LASG

Lagos State Government on Tuesday promised to provide 20,000 free prepaid meters to five low-income communities in the state under a State Electricity Policy that will serve as a blueprint for the attainment of universal access to electricity in Lagos. Gistongist gathered that the communities that would benefit are Isale Eko, Mushin, Surulere, Alimosho and […]

Buses To Replace Bikes, Keke In Lagos — Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Government has announced that it would launch buses to replace motorcycles popularly known as Okada and tricycles known as Keke, to ply inner roads in the state. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu stated this on Monday during a security stakeholder’s town hall meeting in Ikeja. He noted that over 500 minibusses would be deployed […]

89 Men Have Reported They Were Beaten Up By Their Wives In 2021 — Lagos State Government Reveals

The Lagos State Government has said eighty nine men reported that they were battered by their wives in cases of domestic violence between 2020 and the first quarter of 2021. Commissioner for Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation (WAPA), announced this on Tuesday at a ministerial news conference in Ikeja, Lagos, to commemorate Governor Babajide Sanwo- […]