NIGERIA: Gokada Sacks Staffs

Following the recent crisis that motorcycle hailing start-ups are facing as a result of the ban placed by Lagos state government, Gokada, a motorcycle hailing start-up has laid off about 70% of its staff. The start-up launched in 2018, to solve the traffic problems in Nigeria‚Äôs metropolis, Lagos, had recently gone through an overhaul and… Continue reading NIGERIA: Gokada Sacks Staffs

NIGERIA: Lagos State Governments Bans Motorcycles and Tricycles

A restriction has recently been placed on transportation in Lagos State, Nigeria as the state government has placed a ban on motorcycles and tricycles in certain areas of the state. The government mentioned that the vehicles have also largely caused the number of vehicular accidents in the state. The ban is to affect all motorcycles… Continue reading NIGERIA: Lagos State Governments Bans Motorcycles and Tricycles

NIGERIA: FG to Reward Apapa Terminal Operators

The Federal Government of Nigeria ready to reward Lagos Seaport Terminal Operators over the current struggle in constructing rail lines in the seaport. The rail line project was aimed to rapidly raise emptying, clearing and discharging of cargoes from the seaport and also to support effective and efficient service at the port and to raise… Continue reading NIGERIA: FG to Reward Apapa Terminal Operators

NIGERIA: Lagos Introduces APPEALS Project to Boost Agricultural Productivity

Lagos State has introduced Agro-Processing Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Supports (APPEALS) to increase the productivity of small and medium-scale farmers and resuscitate the agricultural sector of the state. The project enforced via the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is operated across the six states namely; Lagos, Kogi, Kano, Kaduna, River and Enugu and… Continue reading NIGERIA: Lagos Introduces APPEALS Project to Boost Agricultural Productivity