Athletics COVID19 Sports

World Athletics publishes COVID19 outbreak prevention guidelines for competition organisers

Reading Time: < 1 minutes World Athletics, the athletics’ global governing body, has  published a set of health and safety guidelines to assist competition organisers. The aim is to minimise the risk of spreading the coronavirus when staging in-stadium outdoor events during the current pandemic. A statement on the body’s website read that the guidelines were drafted by World Athletics’ Read More…

Featured Football Sports

Empty stadium may help us at Manchester City, Arsenal’s Arteta says

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Arsenal face four successive away games when English football resumes next week but, with stadiums closed to fans, manager Mikel Arteta believes that run is not as daunting as it could be. The Spaniard takes his side to Manchester City in the English Premier League (EPL) on Wednesday, before trips to Brighton and Hove Albion Read More…

Business Featured Utilities

Ikeja Electric increases price of prepaid meters by 19.6%

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IE) has announced that  the prices of meters sold to customers under the Meter Asset Provider (MAP)scheme has been reviewed upward effective June. 1. The DisCo, in a notice on its Twitter account on Thursday,  said the review was in compliance with the directive of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC). It said Read More…

Politics Top Story

Senator Remi Tinubu invokes Nigerians’ determination to do right

Reading Time: 2 minutes Senator Oluremi Tinubu, representing the Lagos Central Senatorial District, on Friday said Nigeria’s democracy has deepened the quest by Nigerians to do what is right. In her Democracy Day message entitled, A Call to Obey, Senator Tinubu, said the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari was on the right path. She said: .”It has not been Read More…

Politics Top Story

Tinubu, Soyinka, Blaire, others for June 12 Democracy Day celebration in Lagos

Reading Time: 2 minutes All Progressives Congress (APC) National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka and Cherie Blaire (Wife of Tony Blaire, former UK Prime Minister) are among personalities expected at the 2020 Democracy Day celebration by Lagos State Government. Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, said in a statement that the state will Read More…

Business Education Top Story

Lagos Govt, First Bank collaborate to boost e-learning in schools

Reading Time: 3 minutes IN PICTURE ABOVE: L-R: Managing Director/CEO, First Bank PLC, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan and Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu during the presentation of 20,000 E-Learning devices for Lagos State Schools by First Bank at the Lagos House, Marina The Lagos State Government says it is collaborating with First Bank Plc, to boost e-learning among students Read More…

Featured Property

Lagos Govt unveils portal to stop fraudulent realtors

Reading Time: 3 minutes IN PICTURE ABOVE: From Left, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Housing, Mr Wasiu Akewusola; Commissioner for Housing, Mr Akinderu Fatai; Special Adviser to the Governor on Housing, Mrs Toke Benson-Awoyinka and permanent secretary Ministry of Information & Strategy, Mr Sina Thorpe during a news Conference on the Launch of Website /Registration Portal and Unveiling of Lagos Read More…

Featured Travel

Lagos FRSC arrests 333,890 in 5 years as Sector Commander is redeployed

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Lagos State Sector Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Mr Hyginus Omeje, on Thursday handed over to Corps Commander Olusegun Ogungbemide, following his redeployment to Abuja. Omeje, who was recently promoted from the rank of Corps Commander to that of Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM), said at the handover ceremony that he had Read More…