Lagos state government signs law prohibiting land grabbing

TVC E. Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, this morning signed into law, the Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps Law and the Property Protection Law, which is aimed at putting an end to land grabbing in the state. Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday fulfilled his pledge of making the menace of land grabbing in Lagos a thing of the past with the signing of the Lagos State Properties Protection Law. Governor Ambode also signed the Lagos State Neighbourhood Safety Corps Law, a move which is majorly aimed at boosting security of lives and property in all the Local Government Areas and Local Council Development Areas of the State. Speaking at the signing ceremony which was attended by the Lagos State Speaker, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa; the Chief Judge of the State, Justice Olufunmilayo Atilade and other top government functionaries, Governor Ambode said the laws were central to his administration’s focus of...

KAI:Lagosians forced To Make Use Of The Pedestrian Bridge

Today,the Ojota pedestrian bridge experienced human congestion as never seen before as KAI officials positioned themselves at every corners of the bus stop,ready to arrest and fine whoever crosses the road.The use of pedestrian bridge is compulsory and backed by law in the state As a result,Lagosians who fear being arrested and fined were forced to make use of the bridge,thereby congesting the pedestrian bridge. kudos KAI...