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More teachers needed in Lagos public schools – NGO An NGO, Total Child Educational Foundation, Surulere, on Monday said that more teachers would be needed in Lagos public primary schools in spite of the 1,300 new ones being recruited. Dr Bankole Sadipe, vice-chairman of the foundation, said that the … Read more on BusinessDay

METROBUS Releases 50 new Buses Public Transportation in Lagos METROBUS is a public-private partnership initiative and is fuelled by the relentless effort of the Lagos State Government in building an efficient inter-modal transport system that would serve the transportation needs of the indigenes and residents. Read more on THISDAY Live

Lagos Residents Demand Provision of Public Toilets on Highways Some residents of Lagos on Friday called on the State Government to provide public toilets on the highways and other strategic locations in the metropolis, for the convenience of the people. Those who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN … Read more on Bella…

Lagos Begins Registration of Taxi, Public Transport Operators As parts of its plan to tighten security in Lagos state, the Lagos state governor, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday flagged off a new security and economic oriented taxi system in the state. According to the state governor, who spoke at the Blue Roof … Read more on…

Exposed: Nigeria's First Public Lesbian Wedding Takes Place In Lagos The unusual wedding took place at the pool side of a popular hotel in Ogudu, Lagos. And in attendance were said to be other known lesbians like Sola, Rita, Elizabeth, Bunmi, Victoria and Sandra. Commenting on the significance of the wedding, a source … Read…

Lagos – Court Upholds Restriction on Use of Hijab in Public Schools A Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday dismissed a suit filed by the Muslim Students Association of Nigeria (MSSN) against the Lagos State Government over the use of the Muslim headscarf, also known as Hijab, by female Muslim students in ……

Lagos Court Upholds Govt. Ban On Hijab In Public Schools Information coming in from the Lagos High Court in Ikeja, Lagos State, western Nigeria, informs that the court has upheld the ban by the Lagos State Government prohibiting the wearing of muslim scarf, hijab, in government owned primary and secondary … Read more on Daily Sun

Court Upholds Lagos Ban Of Hijab Use In Public Schools hijab_woman A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has dismissed a suit filed by the Muslim Student Association of Nigeria against the Lagos State Government over the use of the Muslim headscarf, popularly known as Hijab, by female Muslim students in the … Read more on…

NHF tasks FG, states to emulate Lagos on banning public smoking AS part of activities to mark the World No Tobacco Day, the Director of the Nigerian Heart Foundation (NHF) Tobacco Forum, Mr. Dapo Rotifa, has tasked other states to emulate Lagos State Government and declare ban on Public smoking, which aimed at … Read more…

Ebola: Lagos Assembly calls for public sensitisation “We want the federal government to commence urgent public enlightenment to prevent the outbreak of the virus in the country”. Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly on Monday called on the Federal Government to sensitise the public on the Ebola … Read more on Premium Times

Lagos, Kaduna Top List as Public Debt Stock Climbs to N10tn Lagos and Kaduna States occupied the top position on the list of states with high external debts as at December 31, 2013, as Nigeria's total public debt stock climbs to about N10.04 trillion, according to the Debt Management Office (DMO). Nigeria's … Read more…

JAMB Alerts Public on Fake UTME e-facility Cards in Lagos The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Monday alerted the public on reports of fake Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) e-facility cards in circulation in Lagos. Alhaji Kamaldeen Oladeji, the Coordinator of the Board in … Read more on THISDAY Live