Tag Archives: Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Lagos Finally Lifts Restriction Of Movement, COVID-19 Curfew To Remain

Lagos state has lifted the curfew imposed following the statewide violence which occurred after hoodlums hijacked the peaceful #EndSARS protests with immediate effect. According to a statement released on Saturday by the state Commissioner of Information and Strategy Gbenga Omotosho, the 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. curfew that the Federal Government declared to stop the spread of COVID-19 still remains. “Lagosians are…

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Lagos State Government Confirms Curfew Will Now Start From 10pm To 6am

The curfew in Lagos state has been further relaxed from 6am to 10 pm, the state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso announced in a statement on Friday. The commissioner said with immediate effect people can now go about their business between 6am and 10pm from Friday (today). “The curfew will now be from 10 pm till 6…

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Lagos Approves Police Life Insurance & Scholarship To Children Of Slain Officers

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved scholarships to children of the policemen who were victims of the violence that erupted in Lagos state a week ago. The Lagos state government on Wednesday October 28, directed the Lagos State Scholarship Board to award scholarship to the children of the slain officers up to the university level. It was also learnt that…

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Lagos’ Curfew Now Between 6am And 8pm, Public Schools To Remain Shut Down

The Lagos State Government has further eased the statewide curfew which was earlier imposed on Tuesday, October 20. The curfew will now run from 8 pm to 6 am while movement will be allowed between 6 am and 8 pm. This was disclosed by Gbenga Omotoso, the state Commissioner for Information and Strategy, on Sunday, October 25,…

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Governor Sanwo-Olu Says Lagos Needs Healing, Reconciliation After Visiting Scenes Of Violence

After three days of chaotic outrage, Lagos State Governor, Babjide Sanwo-Olu, in the spirit of proactive leadership toured some areas in the city that were torched or destroyed as a result of the erupted violence. Speaking after the activity, a visibly dejected Sanwo-Olu said the city-state needed healing, lamenting that the carnage it witnessed in the last few…

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#EndSARS: Lagos Commences Prosecution For Police Officers Involved In Human Rights Abuse

The Lagos state government has released the list of ongoing prosecution of police officers for offences related to the violation of human rights. The Attorney-General & Commissioner for Justice, Moyosore Onigbanjo SAN, in a report released by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday, listed the names of 20 police officers involved in cases ranging from alleged manslaughter…

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LASG Vows Justice For Families Of FAAN Employees Involved In Truck Accident

The Lagos State Government has ensured the families of late Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) employees – Chidinma Ajoku and Chima Nnaekpe – who were involved in an accident weeks ago, that justice will be served for their untimely deaths. Recall that a truck conveying a 20-feet container had crush them both when it fell on a commercial bus,…

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ICYMI: Lagos Discharges 98 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State Government has recorded the discharge of ninety-eight more COVID-19 patients after recovering from the deadly virus. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the State Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and confirmed in a tweet shared on Friday by the Lagos State Ministry of Health. According to the health ministry, the discharged…

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COVID-19: Lagos Records The Discharge Of 90 Patients After Recovery

According to the Lagos state government, 90 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged from from its isolation centres after they tested negative twice for the virus. Those discharged included 30 females and 60 males. The patients; 28 from Onikan, 9 from Eti-Osa (LandMark), 10 from Agidingbi, 5 from Gbagada, 2 from First Cardiology, 10 from…

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COVID-19: Governor Sanwo-Olu Reveals New Guidelines To Ease Lockdown On May 4

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has revealed strict measures for movement and re-opening of businesses within the state ahead of the Monday, May 4 expiration of the lockdown imposed by President Buhari. While addressing the media on Thursday, Sanwo-Olu said the new set of guidelines are to safeguard the gains which the state has made in the past…

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