• Lagos clarifies demolition of illegal structures, shanties

    Lagos clarifies demolition of illegal structures, shanties

    Lagos State Government on Tuesday clarified its decision to demolish illegal structures and shanties erected along the river banks and under high tension cables across the State, citing security concerns and flagrant abuse of its building regulations as its core reasons.

    Addressing journalists at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre in Alausa, the State’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, said that the move was in line with government’s pursuit of its policy on cleaner environment and restoration of master […]

  • Man who followed rescued Chibok girl to the state house is her brother, not her abductor – Presidency clarifies

    Man who followed rescued Chibok girl to the state house is her brother, not her abductor – Presidency clarifies

    According to the presidency, the man who followed Amina Nkeki to the state house is her elder brother and not the Boko Haram predator who got her pregnant. Also, Amina is the only surviving female in a family of 13. She is not the only child of her family as was earlier speculated

    According to the presidency, the man who followed Amina Nkeki to the state house is her elder brother and not the Boko Haram predator who got her pregnant. […]