September 5, 2017

Photos: Road Accident Involving BRT Bus And Car On Third Mainland Bridge, Lagos

I was driving on the third mainland bride, mainland-bound and experienced slight traffic build-up because of this road accident between a BRT bus and a private car. Thankfully, officials of the Nigerian Police and the Lagos State Transport Management Authority, LASTMA, were on ground to keep motorists moving. Hope the […]
July 27, 2017

Lagos Building Collapse: Rescue Operations End, 8 Dead

Many families now mourn their loved ones after a building collapsed in overcrowded Lagos Island, a few days ago. The residents of Lagos Island are blaming the developers as well as a heavy telecoms mast that was brought in about three weeks ago with approval by Lagos State officials. They […]
June 15, 2017

One Way Our Roads Can Be Less Flooded During Rainy Season

The rains are here and if you live in cities like Lagos, Nigeria, there are many places you would rather not go into because of the flood and messy roads that have become the aftermath of the Mother Nature blessing us with her showers. The highbrow Lekki Phase 1 has […]
October 10, 2016

Did you know you could have malaria and not be sick?

Yep, you read that right. That was my story last Thursday when I bumped into my friend who I’ve known since our days at the Botany and Microbiology department of the University of Ibadan. She told me how her husband who is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon, recently opened a diagnostic […]
October 5, 2016

Shocking: Woman who hires babies to beg alms on the streets

Residents of Lagos state in Nigeria, are used to seeing beggars harass them for money on the streets. It could either be on pedestrian bridges where they are sometimes lined up or in traffic jams. One of the most heartbreaking of them all is when these beggars carry children. I […]
September 15, 2016

Stress-Free City: Experience with Smile Communications in Lagos, Nigeria.

This is an avenue to share stressful experiences in Lagos and find solutions on how to enjoy a more comfy city. So the SIM card of my mini WiFi (MiFi) modem was faulty and I had to take it to my service provider before heading for a meeting at Nestle […]
September 5, 2016

Company driver who was on the phone while driving kills security guard

A security man, Effiong Etim has been allegedly killed by an organization’s driver, Henry Uduze. Punch Metro learnt that 37-year-old Effiong was coming back from work on his bike when he was purportedly killed by Uduze on Omole Estate Phase II. Witnesses said the suspect was getting a phone call […]
September 2, 2016

Ministry Of Transport and Federal Road Safety Commission partner to reduce accidents

Road accidents are one of the top 10 causes of death among Nigerians. The Lagos State Ministry of Transportation and the Federal Road Safety Corp (FRSC) are poised to undertake joint traffic monitoring to reduce road carnage arising from the current traffic flow pattern, especially at the Toll Gate/7up area […]