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Suspected mastermind and killer of GUS winner, Hector, arrested

Security operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have announced the arrest of Ismaila Adeyemi as the suspected mastermind and killer of 2006 winner of reality television show, Gulder Ultimate Search, Hector Jobateh. According to the Police, the suspect was apprehended at Gasline, Ominiyi community in Ijoko area of Ogun State. The

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Four dead as fire guts NNPC Apapa jetty

Four persons have been confirmed dead after tragedy struck at the Petroleum Wharf, Apapa, Lagos Mainland, yesterday, Monday, September 18, 2017. It was gathered that the activities of hoodlums who rushed to scoop fuel while a vessel, identified as Histria Ivory, was discharging Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) around 3:00am, led to

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Ojota park ready to receive relocated inter-state bus operators – NURTW boss says

In the aftermath of the ban on inter-state buses from plying Ikorodu Road, the Chairman of Lagos State Branch of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Alhaji Tajudeen Agbede has disclosed that the inter-state transport park at Odo-Iyaalaro in Ojota is now ready to receive the operators banned along

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Local government workers storm Alausa in protest – See photos

Earlier today, Tuesday, September 19, 2017, local government employees stormed the streets of Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos Mainland, in protest towards the actualization of autonomy for the local government. During the public demonstration, the protesters argued that they hope their demands will be met by the government to ensure the local government

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Two killed in Okokomaiko over argument at ‘Suya Spot’

Two persons have been confirmed dead in Alaba Rago community, Okokomaiko – Lagos, following a disagreement between an unidentified Suya seller and one Bashiru Ahmed. It was learnt that on Friday, September 14, 2017, trouble ensued at the Suya spot after an argument between the Suya seller and Bashiru Ahmed who

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Three ex-convicts, two others arrested for railway vandalism in Agege

The operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) attached to the Lagos State Police Command have arrested five suspects for allegedly stealing 28 iron ballasts meant for rail lines in the State. According to the RRS, the suspects - Hameed Atairu, Akeem Muritala, Lawal Muritala, Tunde Olaunji, and Sarafa Ishola - who

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Shocking! See the JSS3 teenage cult leader, 10 others nabbed for cultism in Mushin

The joint operation by operatives of the Lagos Neighbourhood Safety Corps (LNSC) and the Police have led to the arrest of a teenager, Afolabi Omotoyosi alongside 10 other suspects for alleged cultism related offences in Mushin. It was gathered that Omotoyosi, a Junior Secondary School (JSS III) pupil who resides at

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Pen Cinema Bridge: Agege LG boss tasks traders to vacate alternative routes

In anticipation of the construction works on the proposed Agege – Pen Cinema Bridge taking full gear, the chairman of Agege LG, Hon. Ganiyu Kola Egunjobi has charged traders to vacate the possible alternative routes to ease traffic congestion in the course of the construction. Hon. Egunjobi made the appeal during

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Shock as man drowns in well in Iganmu

Residents of Adisatu Street in Sari Iganmu Local Government Area were thrown into confusion on Thursday, September 14, 2017, following the death of a man identified as, Chukwuma Ndukwe. According to reports, the victim fell into a well and died before help could come his way. The incident which occurred at about

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