Tag: demolition
Mosafejo residents cry out over demolition of houses

Mosafejo residents cry out over demolition of houses

Eromosele Ebhomele The name, Mosafejo, ordinarily means ‘I run away from trouble’, but the people living in Mosafejo village, in the Oshodi area of Lagos, are ...

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Lawyer, others arraigned over demolition of building

Lawyer, others arraigned over demolition of building

Cyriacus Izuekwe A 65-year-old legal practitioner, Barrister Olu Johnson, has been arrested and charged before Ejigbo Magistrates’ court for his alleged involvement in the ...

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PICTURES: Buhari dines with Obasanjo, visits Ijebu

PICTURES: Buhari dines with Obasanjo, visits Ijebu

The first day in the month of February was a very busy one for Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari. He hosted Italian prime minister, Matteo Renzi and shortly after he ...

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Rumble in Arts City as National Theatre ‘Artists’ Village’ is leveled

Rumble in Arts City as National Theatre ‘Artists’ Village’ is leveled

By Hassan Momoh Saturday January 24, 2016. 5am. Artists Village, National Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos: Roaring sound of bulldozers invaded and shattered the peace of the sprawling ...

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The Truth About Owonifari Market Demolition

The Truth About Owonifari Market Demolition

By Joe Igbokwe The Holy Book says you shall know the truth and the truth shall set you free. I have heard a lot of outpouring of emotions about the demolition of Oshodi Market by ...

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Boko Haram: Nigeria, Lake Chad gets $31m UN humanitarian fund

Boko Haram: Nigeria, Lake Chad gets $31m UN humanitarian fund

The UN Officer for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), Mr Stephen O’Brien, has allocated 31 million dollars from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to support ...

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Ghana FA boss, Pinnick retain seats in WAFU

Ghana FA boss, Pinnick retain seats in WAFU

Ghana Football Association (GFA) boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi and the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick retained their seats in West African Football Union ...

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Ajimobi demolishes Ogunpa market

Ajimobi demolishes Ogunpa market

GBENRO ADESINA/IBADAN The demolition caterpillar of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State, western Nigeria, Monday struck at Ogunpa market as it destroyed thousands of shops. The ...

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Lawmakers back Ambode over Oshodi demolition

Lawmakers back Ambode over Oshodi demolition

Some lawmakers on Friday defended the demolition of Owonifari Market within the notorious loop of Oshodi by the State Government, describing the development as necessary step ...

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