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Flooding: Nigeria’s coastal regions endangered, as scientists predict multiple rise in global sea levels

•Seas may rise twice as much as previously predicted, warn scientists •Lagos a disaster away as its flooding problems worsens   Jude Johnson  The Nigerian coastal states, especially Lagos could be submerged as scientists predict that rise in global sea levels could have 'profound consequences'. Last year, the country suffered one of its worst flood

Nigerian Navy arrests 80 vessels over crude oil theft, others

The Nigerian Navy in Lagos on Friday said it had arrested over 80 vessels within the last three years for various maritime offences. The Chief of Naval Staff (CNS), Ibok-Ette Ibas disclosed this in his address at the closing ceremony of the sea exercise Obangame Express 2019 at the Naval Dockyard

12 killed in Lagos collapsed building

Twelve persons, including nine children, have been confirmed dead in the three-storey building that collapsed in the Ita-Faaji area of Lagos Island. The building, which houses a primary school on the second floor, caved in on Wednesday morning while pupils were in their classrooms. Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency

INEC declares Babajide Sanwo-Olu Lagos Governor-elect

The candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has been declared the winner of the governorship election held on Saturday, March 9. Returning Officer, Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, made the declaration on Sunday at INEC’s collation centre in Yaba, Lagos. Sanwo-Olu, who scored 739,445 out of the 977,476 total

Lagos Governorship: Understanding the TAN, ifeanyi ubah endorsement of sanwo-olu

By Law Mefor Rapprochement is the word – reestablishment of a happy relationship or rearrangement. A peace treaty between warring parties is a kind of rapprochement. That is the real perspective to the mission of Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah and Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria (TAN) in Lagos governorship election. TAN hardly needs any

INEC postpones elections in Lagos, Rivers, Anambra

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced the postponement of the elections in some parts of Lagos, Rivers and Anambra States following disruption of the exercise due to violence. The commission said elections in Akuku Toru and Bonny local government areas of Rivers state as well as some parts