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Where in Lagos would you love to buy land?

Lands in Lagos

When it comes to selling property or land in Lagos State or any part of the world, the first thing you need to consider is the location. It is a very crucial aspect of real estate. Things like this would give you an insight to the location people are looking to invest and also find out possible demands of  people ...

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Ikorodu residents complain bitterly over bad roads

Ikorodu

Lagos communities along Agura-Gberigbe road in Ikorodu area of the state, which include Agura, Gberigbe, Igbodu, Ewu-Owa, Mowo-nla, Oke-Agbo, Oko-ito, among others have lamented the bad state of their roads, with residents experiencing restriction of movement when the roads become impassable, especially whenever it rains. Chairman of the community, Pastor Taiwo Kayode, lamented that children can not go to schools ...

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Top 5 Unpredictable Facts about Lagos

Economist Intelligence Unit

Of a truth, there are many things you cannot predict about Lagosians and Lagos state at large. Imagine a government that suddenly decides to increase tax on real properties by a whooping 400% without thinking twice about it’s implications. Stange things evolve every single day of our lives in this city of high-tension drama that it has become a normal ...

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Houses in Ikorodu gets more security from criminal elements

Houses in Ikorodu gets more security from criminal elements

Governor Ambode expressed optimism that the new unit would go a long way in effectively addressing the security challenges experienced in Ikorodu and environs to eradicate criminal acts in recent times. The event which was well-attended by traditional rulers, community chiefs, political and religious leaders as well as top security chiefs, dealt with most of the pressing issues.Governor Ambode, who ...

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Ecobank Renovates 61-Year Old Pediatric Centre

Pediatric centre

The Lagos State Government has commended Ecobank Nigeria for renovating and furnishing the main building at the Agbala Pediatric Centre in Ikorodu as part of the bank’s corporate social responsibility effort directed at women and children. Founded in 1956, the Agbala Pediatric Centre has contributed in no small way to maternal healthcare within the Ikorodu area of Lagos. Speaking on ...

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Lagos partners estate developer on 20,000 housing units

Ambode pledges quality education for Lagos children

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a real estate developer, Echostone Limited, to build 20,000 housing units in the state within four years. Speaking while signing the partnership agreement, Mr Gbolahan Lawal, the state Commissioner for Housing, said Lagos State would provide the land as its equity contribution, while Echostone would finance the project. ...

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High Court Orders Lagos Director To Forfeit N28.5M, Properties To FG

Lagos Director

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday ordered temporary forfeiture of N28, 500, 000 and several houses allegedly belonging to a Director of Accounts under the Lagos State Ministry of Public Works Corporation, Anifowoshe Alade to the Federal Government. The order was sequel to an ex-parte application filed before the court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) ...

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Dangote Noodles Sell Plants to Rivals

Dangote noodles

A unit of Dangote Flour Mills, Dangote Noodles Limited, has sold two production lines to rival pasta maker, De United Foods Industries, for N3.75bn ($12.26m), the company said on yesterday. De United said it had signed an agreement with the firm to buy plants at its Ikorodu and Calabar factories. It will also buy stock worth N383.94m, according to a statement from ...

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Lagos begins demolition of 57 distressed structures to stop building collapse

demolition of 57 distressed structures

“As part of efforts to stop building collapse, the Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) yesterday began the demolition of 57 distressed structures across the state.”- The Guardian The LASBCA General Manager, Lekan Shodehinde said the demolition was the first phase of the exercise, which Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had approved.He explained that government had earlier notified the owners of the ...

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Lagos begins Ikorodu-Arepo Link Road project

Ikorodu-Arepo road

The long-awaited Ikorodu-Arepo road project which will connect Agric area of Ikorodu to the Arepo area of Ogun State has finally taken off. This was made known at a stakeholders’ meeting held to sensitize the relevant stakeholders and community leaders on the need for their support and cooperation on the Ikorodu-Arepo road project. Governor Ambode, who was represented by the ...

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