Lagos tasks stakeholders on proper handling of hazardous chemicals

April 25, 2022 Helen Oji 0

The Lagos State Government through its Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) has urged stakeholders in the production and manufacturing sector to ensure proper handling and management of hazardous chemicals. This, the government said, will prevent further degradation of the environment and other harmful impacts. Speaking during a stakeholders’ forum, General Manager LASEPA, Dr. Dolapo Fasawe, challenged operators to be professional in Read More

Lagos to develop new urban policy

March 1, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Lagos state government has disclosed its plan to develop a comprehensive urban development policy to guide the state from 2022 to 2050. The state’s Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Idris Salako, made this known while addressing town planners on the outlook for the year 2022 at the Nigerian Institute of Town Planners, Lagos. He stated that Read More

Building collapse: Lagos to prosecute developer

February 15, 2022 Tope Sunday 0

The Lagos state government said it had directed the prosecution of developer of the three-storey building under construction that collapsed in Onike area of the state, on Saturday, killing two persons. A statement by spokesman of the Lagos state Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Mukaila Sanusi, said the Commissioner in the ministry, Dr Idris Salako, gave the Read More

Students killed by truck: Lagos shuts down school, FRSC washes hands off

December 8, 2021 Blueprint 0

The Lagos state government has shut down Bab Fafunwa Millennium School, Ojodu, formerly known as Ojodu Grammar School until January, 2022. Education commissioner, Folashade Adefisayo, announced this when she visited the school Wednesday morning.On Tuesday, a speeding truck rammed into some of the students, killed two, and injured 12, according to the police. Some reports, citing eyewitnesses, put the death Read More