• Soldiers shoot woman dead on daughter’s wedding day over movement restriction during Environmental sanitation

    Soldiers shoot woman dead on daughter’s wedding day over movement restriction during Environmental sanitation

    A middle aged woman, Mrs. Akparobi Orobogha, was yesterday allegedly shot dead by one of the soldiers deployed to enforce the no- movement restriction during environmental sanitation at Jakpa Junction, Uvwie council area of Delta State.

    It was learnt that soldiers stopped the tricycle conveying Mrs. Orobogha from the wedding ceremony at the roadblock but the rider refused to comply.

    One of the soldiers, according to the family members of the deceased, fired a shot at the fleeing tricycle which allegedly killed […]

  • Monthly environmental Sanitation has not been cancelled – Lagos Govt

    Monthly environmental Sanitation has not been cancelled – Lagos Govt

    According to reports, the Lagos State Government has clarified reports making rounds on social media that the monthly environmental sanitation in the State has been outlawed, saying that the policy on the monthly exercise has not been reviewed for now.

    In a statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, the government said the erroneous story which was attributed to the State’s Commissioner for the Environment, Dr. Babatunde Adejare, was inaccurate.

    Ayorinde said that Dr. Adejare was misquoted […]