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How Homeless Pregnant Woman, Blessing Emmanuel Found Help Delivering Her Baby Under A Bridge In Lagos

A homeless pregnant woman was saved on Saturday when she fell into labour and was delivered of a baby boy under the flyover bridge in the Ajah area of Lagos by a good Samaritan. 35-year-old Ms. Blessing Emmanuel who reportedly

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Here’s What Will Happen To Schools With COVID-19 Spikes In Lagos, According To Lagos State Ministry Of Education

The Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State Ministry of Education, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, at a two-day training for school leaders and educators on the sustainable approach to the safe reopening of public and private schools in Lagos State

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Lagos State Ministry of Education Voids School Resumption Calendar Making The Rounds

The Lagos State Ministry of Education has distanced itself from an academic calendar indicating school resumption in the state. The ministry’s Education Quality Assurance, OEQA, unit called on people of the state to disregard the resumption time table circulating on

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COVID-19 Fears Heighten In Lagos As Health Commissioner, Akin Abayomi Tests Positive

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, disclosed this in a statement released this morning, Monday, August 24. The statement disclosed that the Commissioner is

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How An Encounter With An ‘Agbero’ Probably Saved Lois Truly From Her Depression

A Nigerian woman identified as Lois Truly has narrated how a street tout, popularly known as ‘Agbero’ saved her from falling off the edge at a time when she was depressed. Taking to her Twitter page, @loistruly revealed that she

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Security: Lagos-based Woman, Chioma, Recounts How She Narrowly Escaped Being Kidnapped

A Lagos-based woman has recounted how she was almost kidnapped as she was about boarding a tricycle at Jakande Estate in Isolo, Lagos. According to @Chioma_Ajebota, some men who approached her, and accused her of “flying their colour” amid a

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Lagos State Government Threatens Another Lockdown Over Increasing COVID-19 Cases

The Lagos state government has warned that it could issue another lockdown as Covid-19 cases in the state continue to escalate. Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial capital has recorded over 9,741 cases with 1,475 recovered and 126 deaths. The Lagos State

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Disciplinarian Dad, Femi Adeoye, Earns Critical Appointment By Governor Kayode Fayemi After He Did This To His Son Who Flouted Lock Down Order

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has offered an appointment to a Nigerian dad who denied his son entry into his home after returning from Lagos. Mr Femi Adeoye, a resident of Ekiti state and a retired FRSC official, became

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Lagos State Government Reacts To Plans By Some Private Schools To Resume Third Term Classes Online

The Lagos state government has reacted to plans by some private schools in the state to resume on Monday April 27, for the third term academic session by online teaching. Lagos state is currently on lockdown and in a bid

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17 Hospitals In Lagos Exposed To Coronavirus- Health Commissioner, Akin Abayomi

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi has disclosed that 17 hospitals in the state have been exposed to Coronavirus. Abayomi disclosed this on Sunday while providing an update on efforts by the state government to contain the pandemic.

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Lagos State Government Warns Perpetrators As Domestic Violence Cases Rise Amid COVID 19 Lockdown

The number of domestic and sexual abuse cases being reported daily has increased by as much as 50% since the Coronavirus lockdown started in Lagos, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team has revealed. According to the LSDSVRT,

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See How Lagos State Police Command Came Through For A Mum In Labour Amid COVID-19 Lockdown

A new mum and her husband have God and the Lagos State Police Command to thank after officers of the command came through for them in the dead of the night. The woman’s husband became frantic after labour pangs began

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Controversial Cosmetic Surgeon, Dr. Anu Dismisses As Mental Illness,The Worries Of Young Woman Fearing For Her Life After A Botched Surgery

A Nigeria-based plastic surgeon with a questionable reputation over the integrity of her practice is in the news again. Dr. Anu of Med Contour, a Lagos-based cosmetic surgery hospital is not new to controversy. She has been called out a

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UPDATE: Lagos State Government Clarifies Its Position On News That Said It Has Pegged Entry Age Into JSS At 12 Years

The Lagos state government has clarified its position on reports making the rounds, especially on social media concerning minimum age for admission into junior secondary schools in the state. Recall that we earlier reported that Lagos state had plans to

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Lagos State Health Commissioner, Prof. Akin Abayomi Warns Residents That Local Transmission Of COVID-19 Is Now On The Rise

Lagos state commissioner of health, Prof.  Akin Abayomi has raised an alarm of local transmission of Coronavirus increasing in the state. Abayomi who disclosed this at a press conference on Monday, April 6, said 82 percent of the total COVID-19

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Good News: Lagos Discharges Nearly A Dozen Fully Recovered Patients Of COVID-19

Some good news pertaining to the global health pandemic, COVID-19 has emerged from the office of the Governor of Lagos state. 11 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital in Lagos. This was announced by the

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Nigerian Woman, Ayodeji Osowobi Who Recovered From COVID-19 Shares Her Experience Inside Lagos’s Isolation Centre

Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi, the Nigerian woman who was the flag bearer at the last Commonwealth Day service in the UK, has narrated what it was like when she was diagnosed with the deadly coronavirus after returning to Nigeria. 29-year-old Oluwaseun,

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BREAKING: President Buhari Imposes Restrictions On Lagos And Two Other States In A Bid To Curb COVID-19

In a bid to curb the spread of Coronavirus in Nigeria, President Buhari has restricted movement in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun State. The president made the announcement during a nationwide broadcast on Sunday. He said that the curfew will begin

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Why Coronavirus Cases In Lagos May Surge To 39,000 In Weeks

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi has disclosed that the state’s coronavirus cases might increase to 39,000 in the coming weeks. Speaking at a press conference on Friday, March 27, Abayomi stated that this would eventually happen if

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Minister Of Health Releases Information On How To Protect Yourself From Coronavirus Following The Confirmation Of A Case In Lagos State

What started as a mystery virus in Wuhan, China, has now killed more than 2,859 people and infected thousands more around the world. On Thursday February 28, the first case of the Coronavirus was confirmed in Lagos state, Nigeria. A

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Breaking: Lagos State Government Bans Tricycles, Motorcycles, Including Opay & Gokada From Operating In Many Parts Of The State

The Lagos State Government has banned the activities of motorcycle riders popularly known as Okada riders and tricycle riders in six Local Government Areas (LGAs), nine Local Council Development Areas (LCDAs) and 10 major highways across the State. Also banned

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Child Birth Rate In Nigeria: See How The Demographics Vary For Women Based On Their Access To Wealth & Education

The Nigerian Demographic and Health Survey shared key findings on childbirth demographics across Nigerian states. The report highlighted that fertility varies with education and household wealth. While women living in the poorest households have an average of 6.7 children; women

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Favourite BBN Housemate, Mike Edwards Reflects On Being Homeless Before The Show & The Thrills Of Exploring Life With His Young Wife, Perri

Favourite Big Brother Naija housemate Mike Olayemi Edwards has shared on his travails, including being homeless before the reality show. According to Edwards, who is most beloved for staying true to his chastity as a married man while in the

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Good-Deed Vendor Ugochukwu Ibere Reaps Big After He Shared His Merchandise To Prisoners In Lagos Traffic

In August 2018, Ugochukwu Ibere, a Gala seller restored faith in humanity by a seemingly simple but noble action. Ibere had been hawking the popular brand sausage rolls when he spotted a group of prisoners in a van stuck in

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Underaged Lagos House Help, Amaka, Set To Be Returned To Her Folks For This Reason

A young house help identified as Amaka caused her guardians to panic when she left their Lagos home in Okota on Saturday and did not return. Possible Oge, the sister of the 13-year-old’s employer took to her Facebook and Twitter

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