Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Tag "Lekki"

    Davido fires ‘policeman’s’ AK-47 from Lekki balcony

Davido fires ‘policeman’s’ AK-47 from Lekki balcony

Davido, a Nigerian musical artiste and performer, on Tuesday took to his Snapchat page to share a video of himself firing a gun from the balcony of his house in Lekki. The video showed David Adedeji Adeleke, as he was named at birth, firing one shot into the air and walking back into his house. The interesting part of the video was where [...]

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    2 killed, 100 shanties burnt in Lekki fire

2 killed, 100 shanties burnt in Lekki fire

Two persons have died in an early morning fire incident which razed over 100 shanties in Kuramo, near Lekki in Lagos. Rasak Fadipe, director of Lagos state fire service, told NAN that the burnt bodies of a man and a woman were recovered at the scene. “The shanties spread to about four plots of land. We got information that the fire started [...]

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    Lekki Gardens sealed, police arrest contractor

Lekki Gardens sealed, police arrest contractor

The Lagos state government has sealed Lekki Gardens over the collapse of a five-storey building under construction at Kushenla Road, Ikate Elegushi in the Lekki area of the state. Steve Ayorinde, commissioner for information and strategy, confirmed this in a statement issued on Wednesday, expressing condolence with families of the victims. “The Lagos state government announced that based on preliminary reports and [...]

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    Dangote oil refinery to commence operations in 2018 

Dangote oil refinery to commence operations in 2018 

The management of Dangote Petrochemicals and Fertiliser Plant on Thursday assured Nigerians that its 650,000 barrels per day (BPD) capacity petroleum refinery will come on stream by 2018. Madhav Kelkar, senior general manager, civil and structural, Dangote Petrochemicals Ltd, a subsidiary of Dangote Group, made the announcement when he took journalists a facility tour of the plant located at Lekki Free [...]

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    Gunmen murder MD of Lekki Free Trade Zone

Gunmen murder MD of Lekki Free Trade Zone

Tajudeen Disu, managing director of Lekki Worldwide Investment Limited, has been killed by unknown gunmen in the Ibeju Lekki area of Lagos. The assailant of Disu, who visited the area to inspect some projects, allegedly complained of unresolved land issues. Akinwunmi Ambode, governor of Lagos, has expressed sadness over the development, directing security agencies to “fish out his killers”. "We are deeply touched with [...]

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    13-year-old saxophonist plays for children living with cancer

13-year-old saxophonist plays for children living with cancer

Beyond his musical prowess as a saxophonist, 13-year-old Nigerian prodigy, TJ Emore, has taken his acts to new heights, gives hope to children living with cancer. Popularly known as TJ Sax, the soulful and skillful musical genius has shown that age does not matter when it comes to giving back to his society. This he does by lending his support to the [...]

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    Fire gulps ASCON filling station, Lekki

Fire gulps ASCON filling station, Lekki

A fire incident has broken out at ASCON filling station on Admiralty way, in Lekki, lagos. A witness told TheCable that the fire started at "around 2:02pm", but the cause was unknown as at the time he spoke with us. “The fire started around 2:02; I just got to the office when it started. "Almost all the cars that queued for fuel got burnt; [...]

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    Fashola to move Apapa tank farms to Lekki world-class plant

Fashola to move Apapa tank farms to Lekki world-class plant

Babatunde Fashola, governor of Lagos state, on Friday revealed plans of his administration to relocate all tank farms in Apapa to a "world-class industrial and petrochemical plant" in Lekki. Fashola made the disclosure during the campaign of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Apapa local government area. He said that the relocation would make Apapa become the commercial, residential and industrial hub that [...]

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    Agbaje promises to stop Lekki-Epe toll collection

Agbaje promises to stop Lekki-Epe toll collection

Jimi Agbaje, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos, has promised to cancel the toll on the Lekki-Epe axis of the state, if elected. Addressing reporters at the party secretariat in Lagos on Wednesday, Agbaje said the decision was based on the fact that the toll-gate was untenable, as it was standing on an existing road. He, however, [...]

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