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See Uber management’s reaction to murder of driver in Surulere

Days after InsideMainland exclusively reported the murder of an Uber driver, Utibe Akpan, by security guards in Surulere, Lagos Mainland, and the subsequent arrest of one of the suspects, the management of the transport company has reacted to the murder. In a press release sent directly to InsideMainland from the Uber

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Yoruba language now compulsory in Lagos schools – see details

The Lagos State House of Assembly has passed into law, the bill to make compulsory, the teaching of Yoruba language in schools across the state. This was after the Yoruba Language Preservation and Promotion Bill 2017 passed third reading in the Assembly sitting yesterday, Thursday, October 19, 2017. The bill mandates the

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Cable thieves throwing Ijegun community into darkness, monarch says

A traditional ruler in Alimosho Local Government Area, Lagos Mainland, Oba Nureni Akinremi, has decried incessant cable theft resulting in erratic power supply in the area. Oba Akinremi, who is the Onijegun of Ijegun, said that the crime had become alarming and called on authorities to beef up security in the

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Ikorodu residents condemn high electricity bills by Ikeja Electric

Residents of Odogunyan Military Barracks in Ikorodu community have condemned the exorbitant electricity bills served the area by power distribution company, Ikeja Electric Plc. According to the aggrieved residents, the power company served the axis high charges for the months of August and September 2017. Speaking on behalf of the residents, Mr

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Group rallies for Operation Crocodile Smile II in Ojota

A group of Yoruba youths under the umbrella of Progressive Yoruba Youth Congress (PYYC) staged a peaceful rally tagged, "Peace, Unity and Security" in support of the ongoing military operation codenamed "Operation Crocodile Smile" in the South-West. The operation which was a replica of "Operation Python Dance" in the South-East commenced

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Good news for Epe residents as LASG commences immediate rehabilitation,upgrading of community roads in Epe LGA

Residents of Epe community can now rejoice as the the Lagos State Government has commenced immediate rehabilitation and upgrade of the second segment of the arterial/inner roads in the community. The development is part of the commitment towards improving the standards of living and well-being of the entire residents of the

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Are you unemployed and under 30? You should read this

Unemployed graduates across Lagos Mainland and other parts of the state should worry less as the Lagos State Government has initiated a job fair for the unemployed graduates as part of efforts to harness available job opportunities in the private sector and small businesses in the state. Speaking at the Ikorodu

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Fear of epidemic breakout grips Mushin residents as waste collectors abandon community

Residents of Mushin community, Lagos Mainland, are currently gripped by fear of an impending epidemic breakout following the continuous neglect of the area by waste collectors attached to the Lagos State Waste Management Agency (LAWMA). According to a resident, Lincoln Bamidele, the waste management agency has completely abandoned its duties in

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Disturbing! 82 year old man jailed for raping underage girl in Igando

An Ikeja Magistrate Court, sitting in Lagos Mainland has ordered that an octogenarian, Mr. Ayoade Omobolaji, be remanded in Kirikiri Prison custody for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl in Igando, Lagos Mainland. The 82-year-old suspect, Omobolaji was arraigned on a one-count charge offence bordering on unlawful sexual intercourse. According to the Police

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