Stable to table: Inside Lagos meat market
Butchers and meat sellers, who travel to the northern parts of Nigeria to get live cattle and goats have over the years supplied beef across the country. GuardianTV delves into the economic side of this business in Lagos.
Apapa gridlock: 400% rise in freight cost
Freight forwarders are decrying the rising cost of doing business in and around Lagos Ports. The poor condition of roads leading to the port and illegal fees being charged by agencies are some of the reasons being cited.
N1BN worth of codeine seized
Nigeria's border agency have again seized a truckload of codeine cough syrup worth N1.17 billion. The Nigeria Customs Service, Lagos Unit intercepted a MAN diesel truck along the Alaba International Market based on a tip off.
Macron visit: 5 things we learnt
Lagos state government upgraded some access roads leading to the shrine within days of Macron’s arrival. 11-year-old Nigerian artist, Olamilekan Kareem, caught Macron’s attention by painting a portrait of him within 2hours.
Google trains 12 startups
Google's first Launchpad Accelerator Africa Program has ended at the Impact Hub, Lagos Nigeria. Twelve startups had the opportunity to spend three months on an intense journey with the internet search and tech giant.
LifeBank unveils new products
LifeBank is a healthcare technology and logistics company based in Lagos, Nigeria. It is a health startup that facilitates the transmission of blood from labs across the country to patients and doctors in hospitals.
Homeless Lagos residents protest against their fate
In Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, new buildings are always going up – and old ones are demolished, sometimes with little regard for the residents. That's what happened to a slum district called Otodo Gbame, which was swept away almost overnight.
Nigeria to spend N38.03bn on 9th Mile - Orokam road
The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved additional N80bn for the rehabilitation of Section II of Lagos-Ibadan Expressway from Sagamu to Ibadan.