Breaking: Hon. Jessica Enitan Oba, Emerges Leader, Ikorodu West LCDA

Kunle Adelabu Hon. Jessica Enitan, the Councillor representing Ward A (Ipakodo) in ikorodu West Local Council Development Area (LCDA) has emerged the Leader of the 5th Legislative Assembly of the council. She was a former Supervisory Councillor, WAPA, in the just concluded administration of Princess (Hon.) Jumoke Jimbo – Ademehin. Hon. Jessica emerged during the proclamation of the new Assembly on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at the Council’s Legislative Chamber. Also elected during the first sitting of the House was Hon. Daisi Batife as the Deputy Leader, while Hon. Abimbola…

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Just In: Lagos Passes Bill Stopping Parade Of Suspects By Police

Wale Jaguin The Lagos House of Assembly on Monday passed an amended version of the Criminal Justice Law of the state barring the police from henceforth parading suspects before the media. The bill was passed at a sitting presided over by the Deputy Speaker, Wasiu Eshilokun-Sanni, on behalf of the Speaker, Rt. Hon. (Dr) Mudashiru Obasa. Section 9(A) of the newly passed bill states: “As from the commencement of this law, the police shall refrain from parading any suspect before the media.” The bill further stipulates conditions under which a…

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Just In: Kidnapped Ikorodu Businessman Regains Freedom

Kunle Adelabu Kidnapped Ikorodu – based businessman Alhaji Lookman Onabanjo popularly called ‘Bugon’, who was kidnapped two days ago has regained his freedom. Alhaji Onabanjo, who is the Chief Executive Officer of Bugon Petroleum and popular developer, was abducted at the entrance of his farm. Sources said that he was released by his captors this evening. Details later…

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Breaking: Nurudeen Olaleye Emerges New LASPOTECH Rector

Kunle Adelabu Barring any change of plan, the head of the Biological Science in the School of Pure and Applied  Science of Lagos State Polytechnic, Dr Nurudeen Olaleye, may be announced today as the next Rector of  the institution. According to report, Olaleye scored 86%, the highest mark in the final screening held for the aspirants for the plum job on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, which was reported by THE IMPACT. THE IMPACT gathered from authoritative sources that his appointment will be announced by noon today. It was also  gathered…

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Breaking: Lagos Announces Opening Dates For Churches, Mosques

Kunle Adelabu After about three months of closure in an attempt to curtail the spread of novel Coronavirus, the Lagos State Government has released schedule timetable for the resumption  of religious activities in the state. According to the Chief Press Secretary to Governor, Mr Gbenga Akosile, the Governor, in his address on the update on the pandemic on Thursday, June 4, 2020, announced timetable for the re-opening of religious centres. Akosile announced the government’s decision on the ease of lockdown and the position on religious and social events centres as…

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Breaking: NCDC Reports 51 New Cases Of COVID – 19 In Nigeria

Kunle Adelabu The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Friday evening report 51 new Coronavirus cases in the country. The new cases reported by the NCDC increase the cases so far the country to 493. In the update reported by the NCDC on its Twitter handle, Lagos maintain its position as the epicenter of the ravaging disease with 32 new cases. According to the NCDC: “Fifty-one new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 32 in Lagos 6 in Kano 5 in Kwara 2 in FCT 2 in Oyo 2 in…

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Photo News: Coronavirus: Councils In Ikorodu Deserted

Kunle Adelabu Local Government secretariats in Ikorodu Division are totally deserted as people stayed at home as precautionary measure against the deadly Coronavirus that is ravaging the country. Or reporter visited Ikorodu Local Government and Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development Area (LCDA) on Tuesday to see ghost towns. We also gathered  that Ikorodu West, Ikorodu North, Ijede and Imota LCDAs are also deserted as workers stayed at home for fear of the disease.

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Breaking: Sanwo-Olu Appoints Bolowotan As DG Lagos Sports Commission

Kunle ADELABU His Excellency Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo – Olu, Governor of Lagos State has approved the disengagement of Mr. Babatunde Bank Anthony as the Director General of the State Sports Commission/ The Governor also  approved the appointment of Mr. Oluwatoyin Shakiru Gafaar Bolowotan as the new Director General of the Lagos State Sports Commission. In a statement signed by Mr. Hakeem Muri Okunola, the Head of Service, the appointment is in line with the ongoing re-organisation of the State Public Service for efficient service delivery.  The appointment is with…

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