The buildings collapsed as a result of ageing and poor maintenance on the part of the owners, officials say.
A male adult has been hospitalised after two residential buildings in Ketu, Lagos State partially collapsed on Sunday.
The two-storey and four-storey buildings situated beside each other collapsed on 48 Oduntan … Read More
The Lagos State government says its officials are assessing the situation at an unapproved seven-floor building under construction which collapsed in Banana Island Wednesday evening.
The state government said this on Wednesday in a statement by the spokesperson of the state Ministry of physical planning and urban development, Mukaila Sanusi.… Read More
Lagos state government in western region of Nigeria is about to prosecute developers and Fourscore Height for the collapsed ikoyi building. The six-man panel set up by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on the collapse of a 21-storey building on Gerrard Road, Ikoyi, has accepted the recommendations of the panel.
According to … Read More
The gridlock in Apapa area in Lagos state has affected the economy in a negative way.
This gridlock started some years back, and there are shreds of evidence to suggest that the various government efforts to restore normalcy have failed.
Meanwhile, it is important to stress that on Sunday 11, … Read More
We all know how vital any infrastructure is to a developing nation. As it helps in achieving human capital development in any society. That is why it’s impact on a nation-building can never be over-emphasised.
With that in mind, the administration of Gov. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu in Lagos State has … Read More
Nigeria Vice-President to Inaugurate Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) Cylinder Manufacturing Plant in Lagos State.
Nigeria Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo will soon inaugurate Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinder manufacturing plant in lagos state. The plant is expected to be the biggest LPG plant in West Africa and will be launch in … Read More
Bad road results in tank explosion at Ojo barracks along badagry express, Lagos State Nigeria.
Early this morning at about 3am, there was a tank explosion at Ojo barracks along badagry expressway in Lagos state. Residents are currently finding it hard to go about their daily routines as the tank … Read More
First bank is launching a digital lab to grow Nigeria’s fin tech ecosystem.
First Bank is launching a digital lab. The aim of the lab is to grow Nigeria’s Fin tech ecosystem today. It will also serve as a platform for the bank to collaborate and advance with the financial … Read More
Reconstruction deadline for Apapa road project, Lagos, Nigeria set to July 2018
The deadline for the reconstruction of the US$12m Apapa road project in Lagos state, Nigeria is now July 2018. There have been delays on the project due to logistical constraints and also heavy presence of underground utilities.
This … Read More
Lagos state government signs contract for Intelligent LED streetlights.
The Lagos state government and UK-based LED Lighting Manufacturer, Low Energy Designs Ltd have signed a US$6.9m contract for the supply and installation of energy efficient LED streetlights.
Low Energy Designs Ltd will supply and install 10,000 streetlights that will cover … Read More
Governor Ambode and others call on CBN to reduce lending rate to five(5) percent.
While speaking at the 9th annual bankers committee retreat held in Lagos, Lagos state Governor Akinwumi Ambode called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to consider reducing the interest rate for the N220 billion Micro … Read More
Lagos-Ibadan rail line construction to begin in December 2017.
The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, disclosed that the laying of tracks for the Lagos-Ibadan rail line will be kick started in December 2017. Parts of the rail line will be arriving Nigeria by the end of November.
According to the … Read More
Housing sector set to have 20,000 housing unit by the lagos state government in 2018.
The lagos state Government has announced plans to unveil its plans to have up to 20,000 housing unit by 2018 which is expected to boost the state housing sector.
The state government is expected to … Read More