Lagos (Nigeria)

Type: City
Name: Lagos (Nigeria)
Country: Nigeria
Latitude: 6.45
Longitude: 3.47
population: 8,789,133
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 13 mins ago - 4 reports

Liberian with Ebola-like symptoms dies in Nigeria: official

Lagos (AFP) - A Liberian man hospitalised in Lagos with Ebola-like symptoms has died, an official said Friday, without confirming the virus was the cause of his death.The 40-year-old Monrovia resident arrived in Nigeria's mega-city on Sunday and was admitted ... [Published Yahoo! News - 13 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 2 reports

Keystone Bank to sell units in three African countries

Keystone Bank Ltd., one of three lenders nationalised in 1999, plans to sell African units as it seeks a return to profitability.The bank is divesting businesses in Uganda, Sierra Leone and Liberia because of the bad loans on their books, Philip Ikeazor, ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - 31 mins ago]
Entities: Bank, Sierra Leone, Liberia
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 2 reports

Minister takes delivery of abandoned containers of power equipment

2014-07-25 14:07Lagos -  Prof. Chinedu Nebo, Minister of Power on Thursday took delivery of abandoned energy equipment in 248 containers from the Nigerian Customs Services at Apapa, Lagos.The equipment were allegedly abandoned in the last 11 years by ... [Published News24 - 26 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 33 mins ago - 11 reports

Liberian, undergoing test for Ebola virus in Lagos, reported dead

Patrick Sawyer, a WASH consultant at the Ministry of Finance, who had been quarantined since falling ill after arriving in Lagos for a conference last Sunday, has been reported dead.Various reports claimed a Liberian government official, speaking on condition ... [Published Business Day Nigeria - 33 mins ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Lagos Police To Intensify Motorised Patrol On Eid-El-Fitr

By Joy OkekeOn Thursday 24th July, the Lagos State Police Command said it would adopt an intensive motorised patrol and undercover spies to ensure the security of lives and property during the Eid-El-Fitr celebration.The Police Public Relations Officer ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 2 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Okonjo-Iweala - Abuja Light Rail Ready May 2015

Finance minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has assured that the Abuja Light Rail Project will be completed by May next year.The minister gave the assurance yesterday after physically inspecting the level of work currently going on at the various sites ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

Airport Concessions for Improved Facilities' Management

Poor maintenance is the bane of airport infrastructure under the control of government. To reverse this trend, Chinedu Eze writes that government should put more airports under concession for effective and better managementFor about 30 years the nation's ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

FG, Lagos Set Up Committee to Decongest Apapa Gridlocks

The federal and Lagos State governments yesterday set up a committee to work on a four-point strategy, which they said would ease traffic in Apapa and its environs.The Commander of NNS Beecroft, Commodore Ovenseri Uwadiae, disclosed this after a close-door ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 28 reports

Liberian undergoes test for Ebola in Lagos

Drugs and Syringe| credits: longlife.gnbo.com.ngThe Special Adviser to the Governor on Public Health, Dr. Yewande Adeshina, has said the suspected case of the deadly Ebola Virus Disease in a Liberian man is being investigated.Adeshina, at a press briefing ... [Published Nigeria Punch - 13 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

Military raids Lagos Int’l airport

24-07-2014Activities at the Lagos International Airport were disrupted as heavily armed officers and men of the Nigerian Airforce attached to the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos, raided passengers and those accompanying them on their tr ... [Published Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

‘Lagos Budget Records 86% Half Year Performance’

by   ·   No CommentsLagos State Government has recorded cumulative mid-year budget performance of 86 percent, despite a big drop in its receipt from federal transfer.The State, which budgeted N489.69 Billion for 2014 performed 76 percent in the first ... [Published PM News Nigeria - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Lagos announces record financial performance 2014-07-24 06:54 in News

2014-07-24 06:54Lagos -  Lagos State Government has attained a record cumulative mid-year budget performance of 86 percent despite a big drop in its receipt from federal transfer.The state, which budgeted N489.69 Billion for 2014 performed 76 percent ... [Published News24 - Jul 24 2014]

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"I moved to Harlem because I loved the fact that there was so much African fare here," says Somi, an acclaimed East African vocalist and songwriter. "Even if the food's not straight African, I love that it’s inspired by African heritage and culture and flavors." Somi, now a pescetarian after 18 years of vegetarianism, was born in Illinois to immigrants from Rwanda and Uganda, spent a portion of her childhood...
She said an emergency response has been rolled out, including efforts to find "those who might have had direct contact with the man in order to prevent the risks of infection."
"This new judgment made it very clear that as from August 1, FRSC should impound," Mr. Nkwonta said. "So, Nigerians must discountenance that first misleading judgment and take this one because we are going to continue enforcement as from August 1, 2"
According to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the fair, tagged "Great People, Bountiful Resources, Boundless Opportunities,” the event will showcase the best of Edo art and craft, innovation as well as farm produce"

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Nigeria: Liberian with Ebola-like symptoms dies... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 26 mins ago]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Liberia, Nigeria 07/25/2014 13:15 GMT LAGOS, July 25, 2014 (AFP) - A Liberian man hospitalised in Lagos with Ebola-like symptoms has died, an official said Friday, without confirming the virus was the cause of his ...
Navy Arrests 6 For Impersonation [Published Maritime Security Review - 2 hours ago]
Impersonation of Navy personnel a problem in Nigeria. Navy Arrests 6 For Impersonation In Lagos The Nigerian Navy ship, NNS Wey, Navy Town, Lagos, has arrested six Continue Reading » ...
Nigeria fears as man falls ill with Ebola-like ... [Published Liberia News - 4 hours ago]
A Liberian man has been hospitalised in Lagos with Ebola-like symptoms, but it is not yet clear if he is infected with the killer virus, Nigerian officials said Thursday. ...
Biological Hazard - Africa - Nigeria [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - 10 hours ago]
EDIS Number: BH-20140725-44663-NGA Date / time: 25/07/2014 03:38:07 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: Africa Country: Nigeria State/County: Capital City Location: Lagos Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of Infected: 1 p ...
BH : Ebola (Viral Fever, Susp.) / Africa / Nige... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - 10 hours ago]
EDIS Number: BH-20140725-44663-NGA Date / time: 25/07/2014 03:38:07 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Ebola (Viral Fever, Susp.) Area: Africa Country: Nigeria State/County: Capital City City: Lagos Description: The deadly Ebola hemorrhagic ...
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