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Fashola urges Lagosians to ensure continuity in policies

Fashola urges Lagosians to ensure continuity in policies

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola has urged Lagosians to embrace the policy of continuity in governance just as he hinted, that the Lagos Homes Ownership…

OPIC, yielding tree now at 30

OPIC, yielding tree now at 30

As the Ogun State Property and Investment Company (OPIC) celebrates its 30th year of existence, the corporation’s journey so far is examined by information officer, Mrs. Adeyemi Adesina The vision…

Taming menace of erosion in Nigeria

By Augustine Adah Senior Correspondent Gully erosion is one of the environmental challenges facing the country. Just as desertification is threatening many places in some parts of the north and oil…

NIA endorses West African Ceramics with Recognition Award

By Bamidele Ogunwusi Correspondent, Lagos The Abuja Chapter of the Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) has endorsed foremost manufacturer of tiles in Nigeria, West African Ceramics Ltd,  with a special recognition…

Flood control: Ogun to dredge 14 waterways

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos As part of government efforts to prevent flood in the State, the Ogun State Ministry of Environment has commenced dredging of 14 waterways across the…

Hyundai overtakes Toyota, others in quality, reliability

By Phillip Oladunjoye    -  Senior Correspondent, Lagos   Hyundai has said it now has the highest quality of any non-luxury brand, surpassing Toyota, Honda, and Nissan. This, it said…

Dangote churns out 29.2mt of cement by Dec

Dangote churns out 29.2mt of cement by Dec

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Frontline manufacturer of cement in Nigeria, Dangote Cement, says it is poised to produce 29.2mt of the product by the end of 2014. It added…

Stop patronising cart pushers – Oresanya

Stop patronising cart pushers – Oresanya

Ola Oresanya is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA).A seasoned waste management expert of 28 years standing both locally and internationally.Oresanya has been…

…Sets to begin palliative works on Ijeh, Igbokusu roads

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Ahead of the planned upgrade and construction of Ijeh road leading to Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi and Igbokusu Road in Lekki, the Lagos State Government has…

Sari Iganmu/Gaskiya College Roads: Lagos sets September deadline

By Bamidele Ogunwusi Correspondent, Lagos There are strong indications that the reconstruction of Sari Iganmu and Gaskiya College Roads within the Apapa-Iganmu Local Council Development Area of Lagos State would commence…

Global Power Shift to host 1st Clean Energy Summit in Nigeria

By Augustine Adah Senior Correspondent The Global Power Shift (GPS) Nigeria is billed to host a 2-day Clean Energy Summit in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom State  between August 27- 28,…

Lagos assures residents of all-year round de-flooding programme

Lagos  assures residents of all-year round  de-flooding programme

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos The Lagos state government has assured residents of its efforts at intensifying and sustaining an all-year round de-flooding programme consisting of pre-rain, mid-rain and post-rain…

Masterplan should be changed every five years – Onu

Masterplan should be changed every five years – Onu

Steve Onu is the out-going President of the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners (NITP). In this concluding part interview with Senior Correspondent, Dada Jackson, he bares his mind on a…

Traders poised for showdown with ministry over demolition

There are strong indications that traders operating under the Apongbon Bridge are poised for a showdown with officials of the Federal Ministry of Works over proposed plan by the ministry…

Builders storm Ilorin today for 44th AGM

Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), the professional body comprising builders and would-be builders in Nigeria, would be holding her 44th Annual Conference/Annual General Meeting in Ilorin. Kwara State between today…

UNEP report: Ogoni still waiting for Federal Government

By Augustine Adah Senior Correspondent Three years after the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) submitted reports on environmental assessment of Ogoniland , the Federal Government is yet to anything on the…

Minister assures South-South, South-East of excellent service delivery

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos  Minister of State for Works, Prince Adedayo Adeyeye has assured the people of Delta State and Nigerians alike of Federal Government’s readiness to deliver on…

Lagos makes supply of potable water a priority?

Lagos makes  supply of potable water a priority?

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos With the commissioning of two mini water works by Lagos State Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola in Mende, Maryland and Magodo in the Kosofe Local Government…

Ogun Housing Corp to prevent flooding in Laderin estate

By Dada Jackson Senior Correspondent, Lagos Ogun State Housing Corporation has begun a massive channelization project to prevent flooding in Laderin Workers’ Estate, which would be of benefit to the larger…

Taking greener environment awareness to schools in Africa

By Augustine Adah Senior Correspondent The campaign for greener environment through tree planting is being taken to schools in Nigeria and Africa at large. Recently, Mary-Elika Foundation organized a workshop…

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