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‘The Police Chiefs did not contact me’ – Olu of Agege reacts to arrested masquerades in Agege

In the aftermath of the arrest and eventual parade of masquerades for breach of peace and alleged robbery by the State Police Commissioner, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, the Olu of Agege community, Oba Kamilu Isiba has reacted to the viral reports. Recall that the masquerades were apprehended by security operatives on Tuesday,

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PHOTOS: RRS, Helicopter, Marine Police combined to rescue capsized boat at Oworoshoki

In the aftermath of the boat accident which claimed one life with 19 others injured at the Oworonshoki end of Lagos Mainland, more revelations has emerged about the incident. InsideMainland gathered that the incident occurred at about 10:00 am when a boat conveying 21 passengers, capsized in the area. An eyewitness quickly

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One confirmed dead, 19 others rescued in Oworonshoki boat accident

One person has been confirmed dead with another 19 persons rescued in the boat mishap which occurred in Oworonshoki end of Third Mainland Bridge area of the State on today, Tuesday, October 10, 2017. According to the Managing Director of the Lagos State Waterways Authority (LASWA), Mr. Oluwadamilola Emmanuel, who confirmed

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Ogudu street abandoned for more than 20 years to host Ambode next week

In 2016, InsideMainland exclusively reported the cries of residents of Emmanuel High Street, Ogudu community, Lagos Mainland, over the deplorable state of the road which had been abandoned by the state government for over 20 years. ALSO READ: Residents Of Emmanuel St. In Ogudu Cry-Out To Ambode Over 20 Yrs Bad

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Policeman, accomplice arrested for pipeline vandalism in Abule Egba

The operatives of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Surveillance team have arrested a policeman and a tanker driver who are members of a pipeline vandals syndicate operating along the Abule Egba axis of Lagos Mainland. It was learnt that the suspects were apprehended after the surveillance team traced the smell

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Shocking! Professor allegedly abducts, sells five-year-old for N60,000 in Meiran

A 57-year-old herbalist, Tunde Ajibolorunsoro, aka Professor, has been held by the police for allegedly abducting a five-year-old girl in Meiran, Lagos Mainland. He was said to have sold the victim, Aishat Muyideen, to his neighbour, Tajudeen Makanjuola, who is also an herbalist, for N60,000. Punch reports that the toddler, Aishat went

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Commotion in Yaba as Yabatech undergraduate loses manhood to beggar

There was apprehension in the usually busy Sabo – Yaba end of Lagos earlier today, Thursday, September 28, 2017, after students of the Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech) stormed the Sabo Police Division in protest for one of the most bizarre reasons. InsideMainland gathered that a final year student of the

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Drain cover on Commercial Avenue – Yaba set to implode – See photos

Months after the Lagos State Government concluded works on the Chapel Street drain and Aje collector drainage system along popular Commercial Avenue end of Yaba, Lagos Mainland, the just commissioned road is falling apart. Presently, the drain cover linking three canals across Commercial Avenue/Raymond Street and Aje Street/Industrial Avenue is damaged

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Commotion as traders attack KAI officials over N50 bribe in Egbeda

Motorists and onlookers along Egbeda bus stop were left stunned after angry traders yesterday, Wednesday, September 20, attacked officials of the Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI) for allegedly demanding N50 bribe from traders. During the attack which occurred at the Egbeda bus stop, the traders vandalized the vehicle (Black Maria) brought by

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Finally, defective Fadeyi Pedestrian Bridge gets government attention; see restriction details

More than 11 months since InsideMainland exclusively reported the difficulties faced by Fadeyi residents and other commuters who use the now defective Fadeyi steel pedestrian bridge daily, the situation has finally gotten government attention. Recall that InsideMainland reported the appeal of Fadeyi and other Lagos Mainland residents to the Lagos State

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