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Oworonshoki residents beg Ambode to save community school from extinction

With Nigeria hitting the highest number of out of school children put at 10.5 million according to United Nations recently released statistics, residents of Oworonshoki community has called on the Lagos State Government to come to their aid in the community to avert an impending catastrophe that could throw more

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UPDATE: LASPOTECH Unions suspend indefinite strike

Days after the National Industrial Court sitting in Lagos which urged the striking Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1st, 2017, the Unions have finally adhered to the resolution. Recall that during the hearing on the notice of interlocutory injunction

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Igbo Nla Kidnap: Wife of alleged kidnapper remanded in prison

An Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court yesterday, Tuesday, August 15, 2017, remanded in prison custody, one Mrs Doris Ibukun, wife of Julius Omoni, one of the alleged masterminds of the Epe Model College kidnapping. The suspect was remanded in custody by Magistrate Oluyemisi Adelaja pending the perfection of her bail conditions. Mrs Ibukun

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LASTMA arrest 8 officials over corrupt practices

In continuation of its efforts to stem the tide of corruption among the state traffic officials, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has arrested eight of its officials for collecting bribe from motorists and other corrupt practices. The officials, who are attached to the Agege-Pen Cinema Office of the Agency,

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LASPOTECH striking Unions ‘mourn’ management’s bad leadership – See photos

“We mourn the bad leadership of Sogunro and the negative history he has brought to LASPOTECH with ‘Akara Elepo. May we never experience this kind of misnomer in LASPOTECH again,” were the words of a member of the striking Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) of the Lagos State Polytechnic, Ikorodu on

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Just In: Yet another kidnapper’s hideout discovered along Ikeja

Days after the shocking discovery of an underground tunnel used by suspected ritualists at Obadeyi – Ajala, Lagos, residents along Ile Zik sandwiched between Ikeja and Agege axis of Lagos have discovered another hideout used by kidnappers in the area. The hideout was uncovered few minutes ago with security operatives attached

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Panic as LUTH discovers 3 more cases of Lassa Fever

Officials at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, has confirmed three more cases of Lassa fever in Lagos just as the State Government urged residents not to panic as it is on top of the situation. Recall that two persons infected with the disease have died at the LUTH. Also,

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Lagos Task Force clamps down on criminal Okada riders, convicts 21 at Mile 2

Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force, yesterday, August 8, 2017, impounded 146 motorcycles, popularly called Okada, and prosecuted 21 riders, who were sentenced to two weeks imprisonment. The Chairman of the task force, Police Superintendent Olayinka Egbeyemi, clarified that the enforcement operations were carried out based on a series of

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How hackers defrauded Lagos State House of Assembly Speaker of over N9million

The State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Panti, Yaba, of the Lagos State Police Command, has arraigned three men before a Federal High Court for allegedly defrauding the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr. Mudashiru Obasa, of N9.2 million. The three men, Frank Nwokobia, 27; Ezeoke Kanayochukwu, 25,

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Bomb scare at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja

There was pandemonium yesterday, August 8, 2017, at Murtala Muhammed International Airport, MMIA, following the discovery of an alleged bomb planted by some unscrupulous persons. The incident was followed by an alarm raised by workers arriving at the hajj and cargo terminal area who discovered the unattended bag. According to a

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