Environment Featured Metro

Coca Cola partners SWEEP Foundation as they rake 136kg of plastic waste in Ikoyi

Reading Time: 2 minutes They were told not to bother about going to Ikoyi because Ikoyi was meant to be clean, but by the time they had spent three hours there, members of the Statewide Waste and Environmental Education Foundation (SWEEP) had picked up 136kg of plastic waste. The clean-up is part of a new environmental sustainability initiative, titled Read More…

Corruption COVID19 Health Metro Top Story

Prof. Abayomi warns corrupt officials, “We will not condone you.”

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the state government and Ministry of Health will not condone any form of arbitrariness by its officials. Abayomi made this known through a series of tweets on his official Twitter account @ProfAkinAbayomi on Thursday night, while making “Clarifications on Corruption Allegations about COVID-19 Testing in Read More…

Olympics Sports Top Story

Olympics: Japan to ban entry of foreign athletes during virus emergency

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS, REUTERS/Denis Balibouse. Japan will temporarily suspend exemptions allowing foreign athletes to train in the country ahead of the Summer Olympics, Kyodo News reported, as it closes its borders to contain a surge in COVID-19 cases just six months before the Games. The suspension will last until Feb. 7, the scheduled end of Read More…

Featured Football Sports

MFM FC Coach says securing 1st away point equivalent to 3 points

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: NPFL. The Coach of Lagos-based MFM FC, Tony Bolus, says the away point secured by his team in Match Day 4 encounter against Uyo-based Dakkada was equivalent to three points given the nature of the game. “It was a technical game, and the team picking an away point is like getting three points,’’ Read More…