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The Chairman of Lagos State FA, Seyi Akinwunmi, expressed gratitude to the Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Raji Fashola, and the Commissioner for Sports, Waheed Enitan Oshodi, for bringing the Federation Cup finals to the state for the third time

The appointment of Abiru, until recently the Lagos State Commissioner for Finance, according to a statement by the bank, is geared towards enriching the capacity of the Executive Management and Board, by deepening specialization and strengthening the corporate governance culture

The state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, who gave the warning in Lagos on Monday, noted that the ways Coronavirus is spread has not been extensively studied but confirmed that it could be transmitted easily from one person to another through coughing and sneezing, close contact such as touching or shaking the hands of an infected person and touching one’s mouth, nose or eyes after touching contaminated objects or surfaces

Bello said that although the state government had always undertaken
routine flood prevention measures, it had stepped up preparations in
view of heavy rainfall predicted this year in the state

The new law also empowers medical practitioners, with government’s approval, to cremate abandoned and unclaimed corpses after a reasonable period of time has been given as notice

The traders are also demanding that the Lagos State authority should clarify the issue making the rounds that the market had been earmarked for reconstruction when in actual fact they have already concluded plans to fence the market as it is being done in other markets along the expressway

Speaking on One-On-One, an interactive programme on the Nigeria Television Authority, Solomon, who represents the largest senatorial district in the state – Lagos West – said with experience and developmental vision nursed over the years for the state, he was more than prepared to take Lagos State further

While a version on the social media stated that the bus plunged into the lagoon off the Third Mainland Bridge, another version had it that more than 20 passengers on board the BRT escaped death by the whiskers after their bus lost control and skidded off the bridge at the Ebute-Ero area of the state

The policemen, in an attempt to enforce the new Lagos State traffic law restricting the movement of commercial motorcycle riders, popularly known as okada, shot Atilola who was attempting to flee from arrest

Ikuforiji and Atoyebi were on March 1, 2012 arraigned on a 20 count charge of allegedly conspiring to commit an illegal act of accepting cash payments amounting to N273,303,780 from the Lagos State House of Assembly without going through a financial institution, thereby committing an offence contrary to Sections 18(a) of the Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act 2011 and punishable under Section 16(2) (b) of the same act