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Council Embark on Lassa Fever, Monkeypox Awareness Campaign In Ikorodu

Folarin Joseph Oluwatubodun & Oluwatobi Oguntoki The chairman, Ikorodu North Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Hon. Adeola Banjo led other political office holders and civil servants in the council on lassa fever and monkeypox awareness on Thursday, October 19, 2017. The campaign took the council officials and staff to different streets and areas in the …

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IREP Unveil Asa Carnival Logo

  The socio-cultural group, IREP-Ikorodu Division Rebirth Foundation on Wednesday, October 19, 2017, released the logo for the inaugural Asa carnival in Ikorodu division. Members of the group initiated by the Majority Leader of the Lagos State House of Assembly and the Opomulero of Ikorodu kingdom, Hon. Sanai Agunbiade also visited Ikorodu Ferry Terminal, venue …

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Qdot Drops New Single, ‘Ijo Gelede’

Wale Jagun Ikorodu-born music act and the ‘original’ Yoruba boy, Qdot  has released another single, titled ‘Ijo Gelede’. The song is produced by the producer of “Apala New School” Citi Boi. Speaking with THE IMPACT on the new singly, Bashesy Oluwakemi Hassan, Chief Executive Officer (C.E.O), Suave Records stated, ” Qdot style is simple and …

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Independence Anniversary: Federal Govt Declares Monday Public Holiday

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared Monday, 2nd October, 2017 Public Holiday to commemorate the country’s 57th Independence Anniversary. The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau made the declaration on behalf of the Federal Government in a statement signed by the Ministry’s Permanent Secretary, Abubakar Magaji on Wednesday. He congratulated Nigerians on the anniversary …

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UBA Berths in Igbogbo 17 Years After Collapse of Savannah Bank

Kunle Adelabu. -Bank promises full banking operations soon. It was an historic event as the United Bank for Africa (UBA), opened an operational base within the premises of Igbogbo/Bayeku Local Council Development (LCDA) Seventeen years after the collapse of Savannah bank which was the only commercial bank to ever operate in Igbogbo. The Adeboruwa of …

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Cultural Development: IREP Represents Ikorodu Division At Globally Recognized Osun-Osogbo Festival

-Fun, glamour headlined 2017 edition Kunle Adelabu.   In its quest to promote Ikorodu division’s cultural heritages and put the division on global cultural map, IREP-Ikorodu Division Renaissance Foundation, represented Ikorodu Division at the 2017 Osun-Osogbo International Festival held in Osogbo, the capital of the State of Osun in Southwest Nigeria. The ancient city was …

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Four-year-old Girl’s Body Found In Shrine

-Decomposing head recovered in Imota. Ten persons have been arrested over the death of a four-year-old girl in Iwaya, Yaba, Lagos Mainland. She was said to have been sacrificed at a shrine. Commissioner of Police Fatai Owoseni said yesterday that the killers would be brought to book. She was found dead at midnight, 12 hours …

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LASPOTECH Strike: Industrial Court Resume Hearing Today

The National Industrial Court (NIC) will resume hearing today, Tuesday, August 15, 2017, in the matter instituted against Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnic (SSANIP) and Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), Lagos State Polytechnic Chapters by the Lagos State Government. Government has filed a motion on notice for interlocutory injunction …

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Gov. Ambode Approves Phase 2 of CodeLagos

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the implementation of the second phase of the CodeLagos Project, which will be launched in September 2017. The approval is coming on the heels of the successful implementation of the pilot phase of the project which has trained 5,464 students of primary and secondary schools across the …

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LASPOTECH Unions Seek Rector’s Removal, Payment of Salary Arrears

Kunle Adelabu. -Workers will not resume except directed by the court – Unions’ leaders -Unions should maintain status quo and resume work – School Management Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) workers, under the aegis of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) and Non-Academic Staff of Polytechnics (NASU), have …

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