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Real estate agent accused of stealing Police Inspector’s N256,000

Real estate agent

A 34-year-old real estate agent, Michael Komolafe, who allegedly stole N256,000 from a Police Inspector, was, yesterday, arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrate’s Court, Lagos. The defendant, whose residential address was not given, is facing a one-count charge of stealing, preferred against him by the Police. The prosecutor, Sergeant Cyriacus Osuji, told the court that the defendant committed the alleged offence ...

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Lagos and the Evolution of Oyingbo Market

Onyingbo Market

Lagos state is unique in many ways. It is the most populous state of Nigeria and is the leading non-oil sector contributor to the country’s Gross Domestic product (GDP). In this piece, Biodun Onayele writes about Lagos and the evolution of Onyingbo market. In 2006, Lagos contributed 30% of the nation’s GDP, consumed more than 60% of its energy, paid 65% ...

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The Travails of a Lagos Tenant

Tenant in Lagos

Getting an accommodation in the city of excellence is never a walk in the park. In most cases a tenant in Lagos does pass through thick and thin to find shelter because of the competitive nature of the city which is the fastest growing city in Africa, with a population of over 21 million people. In this piece, Solomon Izuagie,a ...

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5 Signs It’s Time You Break Up With Your Landlord

landlord

Do you know many tenants live in their rented apartments discontented, yet can’t show their landlords their discontentment? Well…it is normal to feel disconnected from what isn’t entirely yours. This article lists 5 signs it’s time to break up with your landlord. Just as it is with every relationship on earth, your landlord is usually all nice and dandy at ...

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Why You Should Enjoy Living And Working In Lagos

Lagos

Lagos may be the most populated city in Nigeria but it is also the most economically viable city in West Africa and one of the best places to live on the African continent. This article explains why you should live and work in Lagos. I have a couple of friends who swore never to live in Lagos while we were ...

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Based On Logistics, Efe can spend his 25 million naira in a week…

Efe

Based on Logistics, you may be one to believe winning the just concluded #BBNaija 2017 came quite easy for arguably the most popular Warri boy at the moment, Efe Ejeba, looking at the votes he amassed on the final day. Spending the Twenty-five million naira judiciously may not come as easy as winning it. In this piece, we take a critical ...

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The Formation of Slums in a Rapidly Urbanizing World

slum formation

The formation of slums in any rapidly urbanizing city is inevitable, just like it’s being witnessed in Lagos state. However the population of slum dwellers can be brought to its barest minimum if the rights steps are taking in the appropriate direction. This article talks about the link between Urbanization and slum formation. There has been evidence of large slum ...

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