Oyingbo Market Closure: Traders key Into ‘Cleaner Lagos’ Campaign After Reopening

Traders at the popular Oyingbo market said they had joined the “Cleaner Lagos” campaign following its recent closure by Lagos State Government over environmental infractions. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that Lagos Waste Management Authority on November 21 shut the market over indiscriminate refuse dumping and refusal to patronise Private Sector Participation operators. Other infractions included roadside trading and poor hygienic practices resulting in serious environmental problems in the area. The Iyaloja of Oyingbo Market, Alhaja Sikirat Sule, said that the market was reopened on December 4, after several…

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Using Skirt For Obstacle Crossing Will Leave Little To Imagination — NYSC DG

The Director-General of National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has expressed concern over recent controversy on the dress code for corps members. In a statement by Adenike Adeyemi, NYSC’s Director of Press and Public Relations, Ibrahim urged corps members to always adhere to the dress code. The statement said: “The DG notes with great concern the negative perception of the scheme’s dress code, arising mostly from some corps members’ disobedience to the dictates of the code. “For the avoidance of doubt, the scheme has maintained one dress code…

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