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May 30, 2017 3:32 AM Lagos: 2 Dead, 14 Rescued As Building Collapsed

Two people were feared dead while 14 others were rescued alive by emergency respondents yesterday from a collapsed building that happened on Lagos Island, reports the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). NAN gathered from a reliable source at the scene of the incident that it happened around 7.30a.m., at Daddy Alaja Street, Oke Arin on Lagos Island. The source 11

May 29, 2017 10:57 PM Nigerian military: A season of openness and probity by Uche Madu

Editor's note: In this piece, Uche Madu, from Leadership Institute in Badagary Lagos has said that the Nigerian military under the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration has done well. Madu in the spirit of the Democracy Day celebration said the chief of defence staff Gabriel Olonisakin is a professional soldier who has earned the veneration of Nigerians 15

May 29, 2017 9:34 PM How we can end building collapse in this state

The Lagos government has insisted that whistle-blowing is the surest way to tackle the incessant building collapse in the state. The statement obtained by NAIJ.com is in reaction to the collapse of a building on Monday, May 29 leading to the death of two people. Others are said to be trapped as rescue operations have continued. The government said Lagosians 12

May 29, 2017 6:25 PM Lagos building collapse: We warned occupants to vacate the house – Official

The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) said occupants of the three-storey building which collapsed on Monday in Lagos failed to heed its repeated warnings to vacate the house. LASBCA Acting General Manager, Oyewale Joseph, told newsmen on Monday in Lagos that the building collapsed due to weak foundation and use of substandard materials 13

May 29, 2017 4:08 PM BREAKING: 2 dead, 14 rescued as three-storey building collapses in Lagos

Two people were feared dead while 14 others were rescued alive by emergency respondents on Monday from a collapsed building that happened on Lagos Island, reports the News Agency of Nigeria. NAIJ.com gathered from a reliable source at the scene of the incident that it happened around 7.30am, at Daddy Alaja Street, Oke Arin on Lagos Island. The source 11

May 29, 2017 2:55 PM BREAKING: INEC’s Electoral Institute DG, Prof. Abubakar Momoh is dead

The Director General of The Electoral Institute, Prof. Abubakar Momoh, is dead. New Telegraph reports that multiple reports are indicating that Prof. Momoh died after a protracted illness. NAIJ.com gathered that members of a WhatsApp group, which has the spokesman of the Pro-National Democratic Coalition, Wale Okunniyi, as its Administrator, confirmed 13

May 29, 2017 12:33 PM Nigeria moving towards another collapse – Tunde Bakare

The General Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, Lagos, has warned that Nigeria is on the verge of another Civil War following the yet-to-be addressed incessant killings of other Nigerians by herdsmen. Pastor Tunde Bakare, said this on Sunday during his sermon declaring that the “country is moving towards another collapse” with the division among different 12

May 29, 2017 10:40 AM Church members desert church after the sack of the former Chaplain

Members of the Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Ikeja, deserted from church on Sunday following the sack of the immediate Chaplain by the Governor Akinwunmi Ambode. It was observed that the chapel was sparsely filled as the service, which usually ended around 1pm, was brought to a close at 11.30am. Of the 30 church members that were supposed to be part of the birthday 12

May 29, 2017 10:25 AM Chude Jideonwo: Dear President Buhari, you have broken our hearts

You were in our nation’s capital, being inaugurated as the first Nigerian in our nation’s history to win the presidency from an opposition party. I was far away, in Lagos; but I had a cherished privilege: to be the one to publish the very first tweet on your account as President of the Federal of Nigeria. And as my colleague, Oluwatobi Soyombo watched 15

May 29, 2017 9:53 AM PHOTONEWS: Fayose attends [email protected] gala night with APC chieftains

Amid rumour of a possible defection from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, the Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, over the weekend was seen in company of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chieftains in Lagos. Photographs of the Lagos at 50 gala night showed Fayose in company of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu 12