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Crime

After four-year remand, Lagos self-acclaimed pastor,and Patner re-arraigned for beheading boy.

A Lagos-based self-acclaimed pastor, Erinmole Adetokunbo, has been re-arraigned before the Lagos State Special Offences Court for allegedly beheading a seven-year-old boy in the Ikorodu area of the state. Adetokunbo was arraigned alongside one Adedoyin Oyekanmi on three counts bordering on conspiracy and murder. It was learnt  that Oyekanmi and Adetokunbo allegedly lured the boy from his parents’ house on Sotunyo Street to the church’s premises on Oke-Oniburokun Street, Odokekere, […]

todaySeptember 21, 2021 2

News

Just in three months: 3,850 vehicles impounded in Lagos by LASTMA

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) said it impounded 3,850 vehicles between May and July this year. LASTMA Assistant Director, Public Affairs, Mr Olumide Filade, made the disclosure in a statement he issued on Tuesday in Lagos. Filade said that the authority impounded a total of 580 privately-owned vehicles and 367 commercial vehicles in May. “The apprehended vehicles between May and July totaled 3,850, while 130 drivers were referred […]

todaySeptember 4, 2021 3

Coronavirus

Governor Sanwo-Olu appeals to residents once more to comply with Covid-19 protocol.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has pleaded with residents of the state to adhere strictly with the COVID-19 protocol, as the third wave of the pandemic is already raging in the country. According to the governor, the state has reopened it pandemic centres as new patients are being admitted daily, adding that red alert has been placed on Lagos, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), and five other states by the […]

todayJuly 19, 2021 5

Coronavirus

COVID-19: UNILAG shut down halls of residence, resorts into virtual learning.

As the third wave of Covid-19  keeps increasing in Lagos, The University of Lagos (UNILAG) deem it fit to release all its student ensure they keep safe. UNILAG has therefore directed its students to vacate the various halls of residence on campus with immediate effect. The institution’s Principal Assistant Registrar, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Nonye Oguama gave the directive in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos. “The move is to further check the spread […]

todayJuly 15, 2021 4

Home Affairs

Man pleads with a Court in Lagos to dissolve his 19-year-old marriage-says wife is too insultive

Emmanuel Bello, a middle-aged civil servant, has pleaded to an Agege Customary Court in Lagos to dissolve his marriage with Motunrayo, due to lack of care and threat to life. Emmenuel, a father of four, who resides at Acme Road, Ogba, in the Agege area of Lagos, also wants the 19-year-old union dissolved on grounds of stubbornness, harshness to the children and other irreconcilable differences.   The petitioner, who described […]

todayJuly 14, 2021 10

Crime

We are monitoring events that may lead to the third wave of COVID-19 in the country—Sanwo-Olu

  GOVERNOR Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State, yesterday, urged the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, to ensure passengers coming into the country are duly monitored and accounted for, as a way of curbing the third wave of the coronavirus, COVID-19, spread. The governor said this while receiving the foreman of the Lagos State Command of the NIS, Bauchi Aliyu, on a courtesy visit to the State House in Alausa. Speaking against […]

todayJuly 13, 2021 2 2

News

Pathetic! 5-year-old boy died in Lagos building collapse.

In the midst of all the prevailing insecurities in the countries,it is very pathetic to see  a 5-year old innocent boy lost his life in a building collapse at Lagos. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) on Thursday said it recovered one dead body from a building that collapsed in Lagos Island. The LASEMA Director-General, Dr  Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, who confirmed this in a statement in Lagos, said the five-year-old […]

todayJuly 9, 2021 5

Crime

BREAKING:Why I stabbed Super TV CEO To Death, 21-year-old 300 Level UNILAG Mass Communication Student Confesses.

A 21-year-old undergraduate of the University of Lagos, Chidinma Adaora Ojukwu, has confessed the reason behind her stabbing the Chief Executive Officer of Super TV, Usifo Ataga, to death in the Lekki area of Lagos State. Chidinma confessed at the Lagos State Police Command headquarters in Ikeja today after she was paraded as a suspect by the state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu. The CP said Ojukwu was arrested at […]

todayJune 25, 2021 12

Crime

Breaking!! Three young men remanded in Ikeja court for stealing 7 refrigerators.

Three young men by the name Ezekiel Egbe, Chigbo Nweke and Chikodi Okaja whom the police charged with conspiracy and armed robbery has been remanded by the order of the Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Monday.   Magistrate S.K Ariyo ordered that the three young men who allegedly stole seven refrigerators worth N1.4million at gunpoint, be remanded in the Kirikiri correctional centre,Lagos. He ordered the police to return the case […]

todayJune 21, 2021 8 2

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