Lagosians may experience fuel scarcity soon, no thanks to a directive by the national leadership of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) for Petroleum tanker drivers to withdraw their services from Lagos from Monday. Naija News reportsthat NUPENG National President Williams Akporeha and General Secretary, Olawale Afolabi, gave the directive in […]
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has fixed August 14, 2020, for the reopening of restaurants in Lagos State at 50 percent capacity. Sanwo-Olu made this known during a COVID-19 briefing on Saturday at the State House in Marina. The Lagos governor said the restaurants and other public places must maintain social distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic. He also […]
A 20ft container has fallen off a moving truck at Ilasa, along the Oshodi-Apapa expressway, killing two FAAN staff and others after landing on a commuter bus. A report monitored on Vanguard by Naija News, says eight passengers, among them two staff of the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria, FAAN were killed while others who […]
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has reacted to a viral video of a young boy pleading with his mother not to punish him. In a post on his official Twitter page, the Lagos governor, while citing the video, called on Lagosians to be patient with his government. Sanwo-Olu reminded residents of the state that […]
The Lagos State Government has announced alternative routes for motorists to use during the partial closure of the Third Mainland Bridge. The alternative routes were revealed in a statement on Friday signed by the Commissioner for Transportation, Dr Frederic Oladeinde. The Lagos State said the six-month closure of the Third Mainland Bridge would target fixing […]
Here is Naija News daily news recap for July 11, 2020. Malaysia, Thailand Returnees Arrive Nigeria Nigerians stranded in Malaysia and Thailand are on their way home on board a chartered Air France flight. 32 of the evacuees are returning from Thailand, three of whom were stranded at the airport in Bangkok following the lockdown […]
Residents of the Anthony Village in Lagos state, have run for their lives, following the eruption of a strange whitish substance from the ground. Although, Naija News does not understand yet what the substance is, there are however rumours that they ca...
The Lagos State Government has reiterated that COVID-19 testing for residents of the state was free of charge. Mr Gbenga Omotoso, the state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy said this in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos. ”The state would like to reassure the general public that testing is still free at all the COVID-19 […]