Latest News, Events and Happenings in Lagos News.en-usFashola flags-off reconstruction of N20.8bn Ikorodu-Shagamu Expressway project Olasunkanmi AkoniThe Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola and Senator Gbenga Ashafa, Chairman, Senate Committee on Land Transport, today led other dignitaries to perform the epoch making groundbreaking of the Ikorodu &#8211; <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Death of robbery victim: Family, hospital on collision course Emma Nnadozie, Crime EditorThe family of 41-year-old, Adebayo Akinwunmi, who reportedly died last week in Lagos from gunshot wounds from armed robbers, is on a collision course with Reddington Hospital after alleging that the hospital insisted on <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Death of an economist who was reduced to a labourer (2) The Rejected Stone by Osa AmadiLAST WEEK After lying his way into SARS, GID, Ikeja, in an effort to rescue his younger brother in detention there, Chima was battered by policemen for coming into a restricted area. Although beaten mercilessly, h <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Politics without values spokesperson of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Bolaji Abdullahi and that of the main opposition People&rsquo;s Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Kola Ologbodiyan, last week had a lively debate on television. Both were polite and civil, <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Museums remain key to tourism, economic devt — NCMM boss Ola AjayiIBADAN&mdash;THE National Commission for Museums and Monuments, NCMM, has called on curators and heads of stations of the commission to key into the digital world of today&rsquo;s museums, find new approaches and make their museums more <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 IMC endorses Gov Emmanuel for 2nd term Onozure DaniaLagos&mdash;A socio- political group, Ibom Mandate Crusaders, IMC, has endorsed the governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr Udom Emmanuel, for second term in the 2019 general election. Udom EmmanuelSouth West region co-ordinator of the gr <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Forte Oil Plc: Facts behind the investors’ apathy the bear run on equities listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, persists it seems that investors are more in the mood of negative bandwagon. Thus negative sentiments have trailed even the impressive financial results. Femi OtedolaBut beyond <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Buhari bad business for corrupt politicians, civil servants – Presidency Spokesman Garba Shehu says the Buhari government is bad business for a number of parliamentarians, civil servants and security agents.ShehuShehu said corrupt politicians, public officers, policemen, Customs and Immigration officials wh <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Low patronage killing art industry – Ojobo; says Nigeria female artists can amaze the worldBy Emmanuel Elebeke ABUJA- The President of the Female Artists Association of Nigeria, FAAN, Mrs. Chinze Ojobo has lamented the low level of art appreciation in Nigeria.Ojobo displaying one of <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Patience Jonathan will be the happiest person if PDP regains power in 2019 – Garba Shehu;But the happiest of them all will be Mrs. Jonathan, who will get the first priority when the refunds start coming for obvious reasons.Patience Jonathan&#8216;The former First Lady would not anymore need lawyers to keep her mountain of gifts, <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Provide land for National Housing Programme – Fashola urges Lagos Govt. Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, has urged the Lagos State Government to provide land for the National Housing Programme in the state.Fashola made the call at the 2018 Ramadan Lecture of the Ansar-Ud-Deen Society of N <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2019: Police, lawmakers, Customs, oil merchants, others gang up against Buhari – Presidency Changing the change &#8216;ll be disastrousBy Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA &#8211; THE Presidency Sunday lamented that some set of Nigerians that had fed fat on the nation&#8217;s treasury through corrupt means were working hard to dislodge the Pr <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Investments in Lekki’ll make Lagos next business destination in Africa – Ambode State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday inspected the ongoing projects in the Lekki Free Trade Zone, saying the massive investments being jointly made in the axis by government and the private sector was targeted at making Lagos emerge as <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 APC never lost any election under Ajomale, says Tinubu National Leader of the All Progressives Congress , Sen. Bola Tinubu, on Sunday commended the outgoing Lagos State executive of the party led by Chief Henry Ajomale.Tinubu said that the Ajomale-led executive did not record any defeat while r <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100 My prison experience enriched me- Obasanjo President Olusegun Obasanjo has described his imprisonment by the former head of State, late Gen. Sani Abacha as a blessing .The President also said his prison experience had enriched him as a leader , adding that, it is one o <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100